(March-April 1947)

Fox, 1946 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1947-02-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Brand
A Fox Feature Publication
Editing
Victor Fox

Issue Notes

Last issue in the humour format. With the next issue, this title became an adventure comic focusing on jungle girl Rulah.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Peter Poke / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Peter Poke

Indexer Notes

The blonde on the cover could be Honey or Dotty Doakes, or even the anonymous blonde from the Peter Poke story inside the comic.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Honey / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Meet Miss America!!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Honey; Chester
Synopsis
Teenager Honey schedules a date with her boyfriend Chester. Chester is proud to discover "a whisker!" so he decides to shave for the first time, with predictable results.

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

Peter Poke / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jump thru the hoop for Peter Poke...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Peter Poke; Miss Figgle; Butch
Synopsis
High school student Peter insists he's brave. When a lion escapes from the zoo, fellow student Butch tries to play a prank on Peter but it backfires. Peter captures the lion and is a hero.

Senor Tamale Goes to a Fiesta (Table of Contents: 4)

Senor Tamale / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

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

Dotty Doakes / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
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?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One night, Dotty's snooty friend phoned...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dotty Doakes; the Escort
Synopsis
Dotty goes on a blind date that ends poorly.

Indexer Notes

Like the Dotty Doakes story in the previous issue, this is not told in traditional panel format. All of the text rhymes.

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

Buster Bang / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mugsy was a bully
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Buster Bang; Mugsy; Little Nell
Synopsis
Mugsy bullies Buster but Little Nell shows him who's toughest.

Indexer Notes

6 separate drawings but no panel lines or dialogue balloons. All text rhymes.

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

Gloria on the Job / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ted Small]
Pencils
? [as Ted Small]
Inks
? [as Ted Small]
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My, but you mountain climbers are brave!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Gloria; Gus; Boss
Synopsis
Newspaper photographer Gloria is assigned to photograph some mountain climbers. In her quest to get good pictures, she climbs Breakneck Mountain ahead of them.

[Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc.] (Table of Contents: 8)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

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?
Letters
typeset

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

Lefty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lefty loved the game of golf to play
Genre
humor
Characters
Lefty
Synopsis
An ostrich eats Lefty's golf balls.

Indexer Notes

Told in 6 separate drawings, but no panel lines. Text is rhyming and appears in 6 numbered boxes, one next to each drawing.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Peter Poke
  2. 1. ["Hey kids! Get valuable premiums by saving above coupon now!"]
  3. 2. ["Meet Miss America!!"]
    Honey
  4. 3. ["Jump thru the hoop for Peter Poke..."]
    Peter Poke
  5. 4. Senor Tamale Goes to a Fiesta
    Senor Tamale
  6. 5. ["One night, Dotty's snooty friend phoned..."]
    Dotty Doakes
  7. 6. ["Mugsy was a bully"]
    Buster Bang
  8. 7. ["My, but you mountain climbers are brave!"]
    Gloria on the Job
  9. 8. [Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc.]
  10. 9. ["Lefty loved the game of golf to play"]
    Lefty
  11. 10. ["Free premium offer"]
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