(October 1939)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1939-09-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 4.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Katzenjammer Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Hans; Fritz

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Ace]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, pals, vacation's almost over...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

Jungle Jim / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Raymond (credited)
Pencils
Alex Raymond (credited)
Inks
Alex Raymond (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jim and Lil have gone into the jungle on a tiger hunt...
Genre
adventure; jungle

The Best (Table of Contents: 3)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Charley Ruffing; Johnny Oros

Indexer Notes

baseball; horse racing

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew, it's hot!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

First of 3 single-page strips spread through the issue.

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

The Katzenjammer Kids / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Pencils
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Inks
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you going to do with that hornet's nest?
Genre
humor; children

[Louis Pasteur] (Table of Contents: 6)

Collectin' Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eugene Pollock (credited as Eugene L Pollock)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited) (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited) (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited) (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I just read a story about a man who robbed a bank...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

First of four 2/3-page strips spread through the comic.

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

Nicodemus O'Malley / comic story / 0.88 page (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the hurry -- Palsy Walsy?
Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural; humor

Indexer Notes

Part of 4 pages, above the Just Kids strip.

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

Dream Land / comic story / 0.44 page (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited) (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited) (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited) (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And now -- Mr. Stebbins...
Genre
humor; children; domestic

Indexer Notes

At the top of the 4 Just Kids pages.

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

Curley Harper / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's Curly Harper, Hogan -- may I come in?
Genre
adventure

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

Daffydoodles / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes sent in by readers.

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

Elmer [a young boy] / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Elmer! El-mer!! Are you going to get up?
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

Etta Kett / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Pencils
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Inks
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay, my chick-a-dee, I'll deliver the body in ten minutes!
Genre
teen; humor

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

Barney Google and Snuffy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Billy DeBeck (credited) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Pencils
Billy DeBeck (credited) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Inks
Billy DeBeck (credited) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee -- what's up!!??? Marcy sakes, Mistofer Google...
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

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

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Pencils
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Joan Crawford; Basil Rathbone; Cecilia Parker; Jean Negulesco; 'Wild Bill' Wellman
Keywords
Celebrity

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

Tim Tyler's Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The tribesmen must have driven off from the oasis...
Genre
adventure; children

White Buffalo - Part One (Table of Contents: 17)

Timberline Tales / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Rutherford Montgomery (credited as Rutherford G. Montgomery)
Pencils
Jimmy Thompson (signed as Jimmy Thompson)
Inks
Jimmy Thompson (signed as Jimmy Thompson)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; western-frontier

[At the Banana Erl Company] (Table of Contents: 18)

They'll Do It Every Time / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Pencils
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Inks
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

No dialogue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Pencils
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Inks
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mama, Daisy fell in the tub.
Genre
humor; domestic

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

Prince Valiant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as H FOSTER)
Pencils
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as H FOSTER)
Inks
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as H FOSTER)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sir Gawain finds Val practising and tells him of the king's wish.
Genre
adventure; historical

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Pencils
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Inks
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is Cole Bradley, Mac -- he wants to take us...
Genre
drama; humor
Keywords
soap opera

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

Krazy Kat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Pencils
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Inks
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the long ago days -- when a jail was a gaol -- kops wasted not their precious moments...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody

Puz-L-Zoo (Table of Contents: 23)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Cut out the pieces and rearrange them to form an animal.

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

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Pencils
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Don Ameche; Ruby Keeler

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

The Phantom / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Ray Moore (credited)
Inks
Ray Moore (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hill, through greed, you and your partner Smiley started this jungle war!
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1937-06-07 - 1937-06-12 and 1937-06-14 - 1937-06-15, but one panel is omitted from one of the dailies on each page, in order to fit two 4-panel strips onto each 7-panel page.

Headliners (Table of Contents: 26)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sords (credited) (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (credited) (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (credited) (signed as Sords)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Helen Perry; Dizzy Dean; Walter Hagen

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

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Pencils
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But I tell you, Margie -- there are some ducks 6 feet high!
Genre
humor; animal; children; domestic

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

The Pussycat Princess / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Anthony (credited)
Pencils
Ruth Carroll (credited) (signed as Ruth Carroll)
Inks
Ruth Carroll (credited) (signed as Ruth Carroll)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Room and Board / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Pencils
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Inks
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did you shoot that polar bear, judge?
Genre
humor; domestic
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Well, pals, vacation's almost over..."]
  3. 2. ["Jim and Lil have gone into the jungle on a tiger hunt..."]
    Jungle Jim
  4. 3. The Best
    Sports in Pictures
  5. 4. ["Whew, it's hot!"]
    Pete the Tramp
  6. 5. ["What are you going to do with that hornet's nest?"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. [Louis Pasteur]
    Collectin' Stamps
  8. 7. ["I just read a story about a man who robbed a bank..."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  9. 8. ["What's the hurry -- Palsy Walsy?"]
    Nicodemus O'Malley
  10. 9. ["And now -- Mr. Stebbins..."]
    Dream Land
  11. 10. ["It's Curly Harper, Hogan -- may I come in?"]
    Curley Harper
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Daffydoodles
  13. 12. ["Elmer! El-mer!! Are you going to get up?"]
    Elmer [a young boy]
  14. 13. ["Okay, my chick-a-dee, I'll deliver the body in ten minutes!"]
    Etta Kett
  15. 14. ["Gee -- what's up!!??? Marcy sakes, Mistofer Google..."]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  17. 16. ["The tribesmen must have driven off from the oasis..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  18. 17. White Buffalo - Part One
    Timberline Tales
  19. 18. [At the Banana Erl Company]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  20. 19. ["Mama, Daisy fell in the tub."]
    Blondie
  21. 20. ["Sir Gawain finds Val practising and tells him of the king's wish."]
    Prince Valiant
  22. 21. ["This is Cole Bradley, Mac -- he wants to take us..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  23. 22. ["In the long ago days -- when a jail was a gaol -- kops wasted not their precious moments..."]
    Krazy Kat
  24. 23. Puz-L-Zoo
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  26. 25. ["Hill, through greed, you and your partner Smiley started this jungle war!"]
    The Phantom
  27. 26. Headliners
    Sports in Pictures
  28. 27. ["But I tell you, Margie -- there are some ducks 6 feet high!"]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    The Pussycat Princess
  30. 29. ["Did you shoot that polar bear, judge?"]
    Room and Board
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