(December 1946)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
Gwen Hansen
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doll Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]

Destruction of the Doll Man (Table of Contents: 1)

Doll Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Bryant?
Inks
Al Bryant?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]

[Captain Hook] (Table of Contents: 2)

Perky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sid Lazarus
Pencils
Sid Lazarus
Inks
Sid Lazarus
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Perky

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

Poison Ivy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Poison Ivy is my name!
Genre
humor
Characters
Poison Ivy

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer credited "Bernard Dibble ?" with art but this bears no resemblance to Dibble's work. Bails credits Gill Fox and Paul Gustavson with 1946 Poison Ivy art.

The Music of Menace (Table of Contents: 4)

Swing Sisson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich?
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Swing Sisson

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

Lala Palooza / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've just begun to realize we simply don't count in this neighborhood at all!
Genre
humor
Characters
Lala Palooza; Vincent Palooza; Judge Brumph; Hogan
Synopsis
To please his sister Lala, Vincent tries to get on the good side of Judge Brumph.

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

Lala Palooza / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just look at you!
Genre
humor
Characters
Lala Palooza; Vincent Palooza
Synopsis
Unable to stand Lala's nagging, Vincent tries to sleep on a park bench, but is harassed by a woman and by a child.

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

Lala Palooza / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just follow the eye exercises I gave you, Vince
Genre
humor
Characters
Vincent Palooza
Synopsis
Vincent unfortunately decides to try his eye exercises on a young woman who's tired of being ogled.

[Secluded Trees] (Table of Contents: 8)

Blimpy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Stahl
Pencils
Al Stahl
Inks
Al Stahl
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Blimpy

Substitute Driver Wanted (Table of Contents: 9)

Roscoe / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Roscoe

Valley of Lost Men (Table of Contents: 10)

Perry Scott / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Perry Scott

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

Mickey Finn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lank Leonard
Pencils
Lank Leonard
Inks
Lank Leonard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why do you think that you won't have any colds this winter, Uncle Phil?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

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

Big Top / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boss...we just put our heads together and ---
Genre
humor
Characters
Butch; Boss Jeff Bangs
Synopsis
Butch and another clown plan to start a fake "feud" to drum up business, but they start fighting for real.

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

Big Top / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think I can use those clown cops on some extra duty
Genre
humor
Characters
Boss Jeff Bangs; Butch
Synopsis
Boss tells Butch to have the clown cops patrol the circus grounds so he won't have to pay for special police. The clown cops take their job seriously, and Boss is their first victim.

[Panula] (Table of Contents: 14)

Rusty Ryan / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson
Inks
Paul Gustavson
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

Genre
adventure; children; spy
Characters
Rusty Ryan; The Boyville Brigadiers [Alababa; Pierpont Lee]

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doll Man
  2. 1. Destruction of the Doll Man
    Doll Man
  3. 2. [Captain Hook]
    Perky
  4. 3. ["Poison Ivy is my name!"]
    Poison Ivy
  5. 4. The Music of Menace
    Swing Sisson
  6. 5. ["I've just begun to realize we simply don't count in this neighborhood at all!"]
    Lala Palooza
  7. 6. ["Just look at you!"]
    Lala Palooza
  8. 7. ["Just follow the eye exercises I gave you, Vince"]
    Lala Palooza
  9. 8. [Secluded Trees]
    Blimpy
  10. 9. Substitute Driver Wanted
    Roscoe
  11. 10. Valley of Lost Men
    Perry Scott
  12. 11. ["Why do you think that you won't have any colds this winter, Uncle Phil?"]
    Mickey Finn
  13. 12. ["Boss...we just put our heads together and ---"]
    Big Top
  14. 13. ["I think I can use those clown cops on some extra duty"]
    Big Top
  15. 14. [Panula]
    Rusty Ryan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • David Wilt
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Matthew Torrance