(November 1939)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1939-09-29
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, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 1.

[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
?

Genre
humor; children
Keywords
football

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

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

Script
? [as Ace]
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's an idea...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

With a photo of Joe Musial.

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

Jungle Jim / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The trail is pretty fresh...
Genre
adventure; jungle

Indexer Notes

Page 1 has an American Specialty Co. half-page ad, "Gifts for You!"

Tennis Topics (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
Frank X. Shields

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're saps workin' ten hours a day...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

First of three 1-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
So the Captain is letting the cider alone...
Genre
humor; children

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mom - Turkey Smith has just moved back...
Genre
humor; children; domestic

Indexer Notes

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

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

Cyrano De Bergerac, Jr. / comic story / 0.44 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

1/3 of the top of the Just Kids page.
First of four 1/9-page strips spread through the issue.

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; humor; fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

2/3 of the top of the Just Kids page.
First of four 2/9-page strips spread through the issue.

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

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
Why, it's Harper, the 'Vanguard' reporter!
Genre
adventure

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

Daffydoodles / comic story / 0.67 page (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
Looking for the wheels...
Genre
humor

A Letter from The President (Table of Contents: 11)

Collectin' Stamps / text story / 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: 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
Baw! What's the matter with you, runt?
Genre
humor; children

[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
Hmm! Tiger escapes from circus!
Genre
humor; teen

[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
I'm warnin' ye, Aubrey Hatcher...
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

Madeleine Carroll (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
Jimmy Cagney; John Carradine
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
You hear voices in the next cell, Tim?
Genre
adventure

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

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

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

Genre
adventure; western-frontier

[no title indexed] (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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why don't he drag out the hose...
Genre
humor; domestic

[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
It was Uncle Joe and Aunt Julia...
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 HAL FOSTER)
Pencils
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Inks
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At dawn of a stormy April day Gawain, Val, and the lady Morvyn set out...
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 a grand spot, Mac.
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
Oohooo -- crime wave.
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody

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

Puz-L-Zoo / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

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
We have not found the White trader, Smiley, oh, Ghost Who Walks.
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1937-06-16 - 1937-06-19 and 1937-06-21 - 1937-06-24, 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: 25)

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
Frank McCormick; Paul Runyan

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

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
Mom told me to get my hair cut...
Genre
humor; animal; children; domestic

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hooray for her highness!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

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
Come on home with me, Waldo, and have dinner!
Genre
humor; domestic
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Here's an idea..."]
  3. 2. ["The trail is pretty fresh..."]
    Jungle Jim
  4. 3. Tennis Topics
    Sports in Pictures
  5. 4. ["We're saps workin' ten hours a day..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  6. 5. ["So the Captain is letting the cider alone..."]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. ["Mom - Turkey Smith has just moved back..."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Cyrano De Bergerac, Jr.
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Nicodemus O'Malley
  10. 9. ["Why, it's Harper, the 'Vanguard' reporter!"]
    Curley Harper
  11. 10. ["Looking for the wheels..."]
    Daffydoodles
  12. 11. A Letter from The President
    Collectin' Stamps
  13. 12. ["Baw! What's the matter with you, runt?"]
    Elmer [a young boy]
  14. 13. ["Hmm! Tiger escapes from circus!"]
    Etta Kett
  15. 14. ["I'm warnin' ye, Aubrey Hatcher..."]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  16. 15. Madeleine Carroll
    Seein' Stars
  17. 16. ["You hear voices in the next cell, Tim?"]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  18. 17. White Buffalo - Part Two
    Timberline Tales
  19. 18. ["Why don't he drag out the hose..."]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  20. 19. ["It was Uncle Joe and Aunt Julia..."]
    Blondie
  21. 20. ["At dawn of a stormy April day Gawain, Val, and the lady Morvyn set out..."]
    Prince Valiant
  22. 21. ["This is a grand spot, Mac."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  23. 22. ["Oohooo -- crime wave."]
    Krazy Kat
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Puz-L-Zoo
  25. 24. ["We have not found the White trader, Smiley, oh, Ghost Who Walks."]
    The Phantom
  26. 25. Headliners
    Sports in Pictures
  27. 26. ["Mom told me to get my hair cut..."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  28. 27. ["Hooray for her highness!"]
    The Pussycat Princess
  29. 28. ["Come on home with me, Waldo, and have dinner!"]
    Room and Board
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