([1939])

Western, 1939 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
32
On-sale date
1939 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Whitman Publishing Company
Editing
Oskar Lebeck
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Published for Malt-O Meal. Dennis Gifford, in his book, American Comic Strip Collections, states this book was published in 1939. Original dates of reprinted stories confirm it could not be any earlier than 1939.

Keywords
giveaway

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Characters
Speed Bolton; Dan Dunn; Clyde Beatty; Freckles; Buck Jones

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

Dan Dunn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh
Pencils
Norman Marsh
Inks
Norman Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dan, this mystery is too much for me...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dan Dunn
Reprints

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

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Merrill Blosser
Pencils
Merrill Blosser
Inks
Merrill Blosser
Colors
?
Letters
Merrill Blosser ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mrs. Lampwick, the court wishes you to tell what you know about the character of the defendant!
Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Freckles McGoosey
Reprints

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

Speed Bolton, Air - Ace / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alden McWilliams
Inks
Alden McWilliams
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Speed Bolton, operating an air line in South China, is hired by a strange Dr. Wu...
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Speed Bolton
Synopsis
Speed Bolton's adventures in China.
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Ernst
Inks
Ken Ernst
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lock Maze leader of the "Wolf Gang" plans to hold up the Frisco Express...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Buck Jones
Reprints

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

Clyde Beatty Daredevil Lion Trainer / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Lewin
Inks
Al Lewin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Grab him, officer!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Clyde Beatty
Reprints

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

The Nebbs / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Sol Hess (credited)
Pencils
Wally Carlson [as W. A. Carlson] (signed)
Inks
Wally Carlson [as W. A. Carlson] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on - stand up and fight like a man
Genre
humor; domestic
Reprints

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

Our Boarding House / cartoon / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Ahern
Pencils
Gene Ahern
Inks
Gene Ahern
Colors
?
Letters
Gene Ahern ?

Genre
humor
Characters
Major Amos B. Hoople
Reprints
  • from Our Boarding House (Newspaper Enterprise Association) 193X-XX-XX - 193X-XX-XX

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

Wash Tubbs / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Crane
Pencils
Roy Crane
Inks
Roy Crane
Colors
?
Letters
Roy Crane ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I aint even started sockin'
Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Wash Tubbs; Captain Easy
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Dan, this mystery is too much for me..."]
    Dan Dunn
  3. 2. ["Mrs. Lampwick, the court wishes you to tell what you know about the character of the defendant!"]
    Freckles and His Friends
  4. 3. ["Speed Bolton, operating an air line in South China, is hired by a strange Dr. Wu..."]
    Speed Bolton, Air - Ace
  5. 4. ["Lock Maze leader of the "Wolf Gang" plans to hold up the Frisco Express..."]
    Buck Jones
  6. 5. ["Grab him, officer!"]
    Clyde Beatty Daredevil Lion Trainer
  7. 6. ["Come on - stand up and fight like a man"]
    The Nebbs
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
  9. 8. ["I aint even started sockin'"]
    Wash Tubbs
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