(October 1939)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Editing
Stephen Douglas (editor, art director); William J. Pape (president); William B. Pape (treasurer)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Earlier Issues Standard Golden Age U. S.; Later issues Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Printed in the U.S.A. by Eastern Color Printing Co., Waterbury, Connecticut.
Editorial and circulation offices, 50 Church Street, New York, New York.
General office, 61 Leavenworth Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.
Advertising representatives, Gilman, Nicholl and Ruthmann of New York, New York.


The Nation's Comic Monthly (Table of Contents)

Somebody's Stenog / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Victor E. Pazmiño
Pencils
Victor E. Pazmiño
Inks
Victor E. Pazmiño
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Sam Smithers; Pigtails

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

Connie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Godwin
Pencils
Frank Godwin
Inks
Frank Godwin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover, full-page pin-up

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride
Pencils
Clifford McBride
Inks
Clifford McBride
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; animal

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

Goofie Gags / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Victor E. Pazmiño
Pencils
Victor E. Pazmiño
Inks
Victor E. Pazmiño
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Butty and Fatty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Roy Powers, Eagle Scout / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Powell
Pencils
Kemp Starrett ?
Inks
Kemp Starrett ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Let's Get Into a Huddle! / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stephen Douglas
Inks
Stephen Douglas
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Nipper / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Pencils
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Inks
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

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

Footprints on the Sands of Time / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Pencils
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Inks
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Skyroads / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Calkins
Pencils
Russell Keaton
Inks
Russell Keaton
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Give me the air will she?
Genre
aviation
Characters
Speed McCloud; Sally; Rick
Synopsis
Sally turns Speed's proposal down and he's not very happy.

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

Hairbreadth Harry / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
F. O. Alexander
Pencils
F. O. Alexander
Inks
F. O. Alexander
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

High-Gear Homer / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
F. O. Alexander
Pencils
F. O. Alexander
Inks
F. O. Alexander
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Buck Rogers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Philip Francis Nowlan
Pencils
Rick Yager [as Dick Calkins] (signed)
Inks
Rick Yager [as Dick Calkins] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just as they prepared to leave the moon they had stolen, but which had gotten out of their control...
Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • from Buck Rogers Sunday (John F. Dille) 1938-06-05 to 1938-06-26

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Life's Like That / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Neher
Pencils
Fred Neher
Inks
Fred Neher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Lightnin' and the Lone Rider / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Farrell
Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Lance Kirby]
Inks
Jack Kirby [as Lance Kirby]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Lone Rider surveys Hutch Kruger's cabin...
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprint information from the Stripper's Guide blog (http://strippersguide.blogspot.com/2017_09_24_archive.html, retrieved 27 September 2017) based from research by Allan Holtz and Jeffrey Lindenblatt.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arthur Poinier
Pencils
Arthur Poinier
Inks
Arthur Poinier
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Jitter

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Big Chief Wahoo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Allen Saunders
Pencils
Elmer Woggon
Inks
Elmer Woggon
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Dickie Dare / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Colton Waugh
Pencils
Colton Waugh
Inks
Colton Waugh
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There! The last box of food!
Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Adventures of Patsy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mel Graff
Pencils
Mel Graff
Inks
Mel Graff
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Patsy, give me that envelope!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Uncle Phil; Patsy; Gorman
Synopsis
Phil confronts Patsy and breaks her trance.

South American Liberators (Table of Contents: 19)

High Lights of History / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. Carroll Mansfield
Pencils
J. Carroll Mansfield
Inks
J. Carroll Mansfield
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Funland / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Puzzle page

Readers' List (Table of Contents: 21)

The Pen Pal Page / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stephen Douglas
Inks
Stephen Douglas
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride
Pencils
Clifford McBride
Inks
Clifford McBride
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; animal

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Animals in the News / comic story / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

The Frog Pond Ferry / comic story / 0.7 page (report information)

Script
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Oaky Doaks / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Pencils
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Inks
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We gotta have these stairs fixed
Genre
adventure
Characters
Oaky Doaks; Queen Elisabeth; King Cedric

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Seaweed Sam / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Victor E. Pazmiño
Pencils
Victor E. Pazmiño
Inks
Victor E. Pazmiño
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Big Chief Wahoo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Allen Saunders
Pencils
Elmer Woggon
Inks
Elmer Woggon
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Olly of the Movies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Julian Ollendorf
Pencils
Julian Ollendorf
Inks
Julian Ollendorf
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now for a quiet vacation
Genre
adventure
Characters
Olly Lane
Synopsis
Olly goes home for a vacation, but her plans have been spilled to the media.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Scorchy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Noel Sickles
Pencils
Noel Sickles
Inks
Noel Sickles
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mon Dieu, the storm she ees at hand!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Scorchy Smith; Krag; Mickey LaFarge

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Somebody's Stenog / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
A. E. Hayward
Pencils
A. E. Hayward
Inks
A. E. Hayward
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

The Back-Seat Driver / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
A. E. Hayward
Pencils
A. E. Hayward
Inks
A. E. Hayward
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Above the Crowd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen
Pencils
Stookie Allen
Inks
Stookie Allen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Mescal Ike / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
S. L. Huntley
Pencils
Art Huhta
Inks
Art Huhta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Magic Made Easy / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride
Pencils
Clifford McBride
Inks
Clifford McBride
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

There's A Town / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Babe Bunting / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy L. Williams
Pencils
Roy L. Williams
Inks
Roy L. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi Lum! If you're going to town, I'll give you a tow!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Babe Bunting; Benjy; Heep
Synopsis
Heep wants the reward money for bringing Babe and Benjy back. But now the showboat is being repossessed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

Punky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Balk
Inks
Fred Balk
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Connie / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Frank Godwin
Pencils
Frank Godwin
Inks
Frank Godwin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

The Wet Blanket / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Godwin
Pencils
Frank Godwin
Inks
Frank Godwin
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

Life's Like That / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Neher
Pencils
Fred Neher
Inks
Fred Neher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

Queenie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Pencils
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Inks
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Compass Rule (Table of Contents: 43)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
V. Ostergaard
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Homer Hoopee / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Locher
Pencils
Fred Locher
Inks
Fred Locher
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Homer's mind is groping for the memory of that treasure
Genre
adventure
Characters
Homer Hoopee; Panelli

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

The Gay Thirties / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hank Barron
Inks
Hank Barron
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride
Pencils
Clifford McBride
Inks
Clifford McBride
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; animal

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

Spunky Dory / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arthur Poinier
Pencils
Arthur Poinier
Inks
Arthur Poinier
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; animal

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Nation's Comic Monthly
    Somebody's Stenog
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Connie
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Goofie Gags
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Butty and Fatty
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Roy Powers, Eagle Scout
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Let's Get Into a Huddle!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Nipper
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Footprints on the Sands of Time
  10. 9. ["Give me the air will she?"]
    Skyroads
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    High-Gear Homer
  13. 12. ["Just as they prepared to leave the moon they had stolen, but which had gotten out of their control..."]
    Buck Rogers
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  15. 14. ["The Lone Rider surveys Hutch Kruger's cabin..."]
    Lightnin' and the Lone Rider
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jitter
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  18. 17. ["There! The last box of food!"]
    Dickie Dare
  19. 18. ["Patsy, give me that envelope!"]
    Adventures of Patsy
  20. 19. South American Liberators
    High Lights of History
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Funland
  22. 21. Readers' List
    The Pen Pal Page
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Animals in the News
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    The Frog Pond Ferry
  26. 25. ["We gotta have these stairs fixed"]
    Oaky Doaks
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Seaweed Sam
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  29. 28. ["Now for a quiet vacation"]
    Olly of the Movies
  30. 29. ["Mon Dieu, the storm she ees at hand!"]
    Scorchy Smith
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Somebody's Stenog
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    The Back-Seat Driver
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Above the Crowd
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Mescal Ike
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    Magic Made Easy
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    There's A Town
  38. 37. ["Hi Lum! If you're going to town, I'll give you a tow!"]
    Babe Bunting
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Punky
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Connie
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    The Wet Blanket
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Queenie
  44. 43. Compass Rule
  45. 44. ["Homer's mind is groping for the memory of that treasure"]
    Homer Hoopee
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    The Gay Thirties
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
    Spunky Dory
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
    Jitter
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Merlin Haas
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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