(July 1946)

Chesler / Dynamic, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harry A. Chesler, Jr. Publications, Inc.
Brand
World's Greatest Comics / Harry "A" Chesler Jr.
Editing
Will Harr
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

PUNCH COMICS, No. 18, July, 1946. Published quarterly by Harry A. Chesler, Jr. Publications, Inc., 420 DeSoto Ave., St. Louis 7, Mo. Editorial Offices, 163 West 23rd Street, New York 11, New York. Single copies 10c, yearly subscription $1.00. Entered as second-class matter at the Post Office at St. Louis, Mo., July 12, 1944, under the Act of March 3, 1879. Entire contents copyrighted 1946 by Harry A. Chesler, Jr. Publications, Inc., 50 Main Street, Succasunna, New Jersey.

Will Harr (rather than Chesler himself) is named as editor in various statements of ownership covering this period.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Master Key / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Gattuso
Inks
Paul Gattuso
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Rocketman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The purple peril camouflages two murders
Genre
superhero
Characters
Rocketman [Cal Martin]; Rocketgirl [Doris Dalton]; Purple Peril [Phil Draper] (villain; introduction; death); Rajah (Phil Draper's tiger)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Master Key / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How could a dead man return to the scene of a crime?
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Master Key [Ray Cardell]; Hilda Harkness; Doc Stengil (villain); "Frog" Fowler (villain; death)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Happy Landing / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Know anything about jet propulsion, Happy?
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Happy Landing; Captain Kaplan; Rajah of Lackdore; Lord Tweedslacks

"Ray Sutherland took the law of Mohawk Valley" (Table of Contents: 4)

Crime on the Run / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Jest for Fun / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You've certainly changed since you received that good conduct medal!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Three one-panel cartoons and one wordless three-panel cartoon.

Registered for Ransom (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Johnny on the Spot / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A savage beast may be soothed by music charms

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Capt'n Courage / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The end of the war finds Captain Courage a tireless, dynamic personality

Murder Scare (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Punch and Cutey / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh- I say, Mr. O'Malley. May I have a word with you?
Genre
humor
Characters
Punch O'Malley; Blockbuster Brady; Mrs. Vandercook Gwynne; Cutey O'Malley; Jackson

Indexer Notes

"Eppy's Gym" sign in one panel (reference to inker Otto Eppers).

Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc. required by the Acts of Congress of August 24th, 1912 and March 3, 1933 (Table of Contents: 11)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Harry "A" Chesler [as Harry A. Chesler]; Joseph Bell (notary public)
Letters
typeset
Editing
Will Harr; Flying Cadet Publishing Co., Inc. (owner; publisher); Harry "A" Chesler (business manager); Betty Chesler (owner); Harry "A" Chesler, Jr. (owner)

Indexer Notes

Address for Flying Cadet Publishing Co., Inc. given as 50 Main Street, Succasunna, N. J.
Address for Harry "A" Chesler and Will Harr given as 163 West 23rd Street, N. Y. C.
Address for Betty Chesler given just as Succasunna, N. J.
Harry "A" Chesler, Jr. listed as on leave with U. S. Army (no address)
Dated October 1st, 1945.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Sport Slang / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck ?
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They're Nuts! I don't look like an apple
Genre
humor; sports
Keywords
baseball
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Master Key
  2. 1. ["The purple peril camouflages two murders"]
    Rocketman
  3. 2. ["How could a dead man return to the scene of a crime?"]
    Master Key
  4. 3. ["Know anything about jet propulsion, Happy?"]
    Happy Landing
  5. 4. "Ray Sutherland took the law of Mohawk Valley"
    Crime on the Run
  6. 5. ["You've certainly changed since you received that good conduct medal!"]
    Jest for Fun
  7. 6. Registered for Ransom
  8. 7. ["A savage beast may be soothed by music charms"]
    Johnny on the Spot
  9. 8. ["The end of the war finds Captain Courage a tireless, dynamic personality"]
    Capt'n Courage
  10. 9. Murder Scare
  11. 10. ["Oh- I say, Mr. O'Malley. May I have a word with you?"]
    Punch and Cutey
  12. 11. Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc. required by the Acts of Congress of August 24th, 1912 and March 3, 1933
  13. 12. ["They're Nuts! I don't look like an apple"]
    Sport Slang
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