(January 1940)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1939-12-01
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, 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

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

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
While Lil and Major Breese cover other sections of the Paguan Islands...
Genre
adventure; jungle

Precious Ambers (Table of Contents: 2)

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
Lou Ambers
Keywords
boxing

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 2 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
Pony carts for children...
Genre
humor

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

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
Would you believe it, Mrs. K., the man became demented.
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

Daffydoodles / comic story / 1 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
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes from readers.

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

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
Skip over to the airport and interview Melina Hakkins...
Genre
adventure

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

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
G-r-r-r. Elmer, come right in here.
Genre
humor; children

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

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
Snipe, reading -- 'How to become a Magician'.
Genre
humor; teen

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

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 got a notion to leave this hyar twisted end o' th' world they call the mountings...
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

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

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
Wallace Beery; Marlene Dietrich
Keywords
Celebrity

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

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
It's my sister, Queen Lorono's trained gorilla, Morro!
Genre
adventure

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 4 pages (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
Mom, would you like to stop an' play a game...
Genre
humor; children; domestic

White Buffalo - Part Four (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Red Feather; White Wolf

Indexer Notes

No feature name appears.

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

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
Yes -- we'd like you to send out a truck...
Genre
humor

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

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
If you're not feeling well, dear, just stay in bed...
Genre
humor; domestic

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

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
Slaying the jailers, Val and Gawain escape from the dungeon and ascend...
Genre
adventure; historical

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

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
A telegram from Doug Lester...
Genre
drama; humor
Keywords
soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

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
And now, ladies and mens, the old krime-krusher of the fair county of Coconino...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody

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

Polka-Dot Pictures / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

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

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
Jane Withers; Johnny Weissmuller; Maxie Rosenbloom

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

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
Monday's wash-day, Devil. These duds of mine need a little renovating.
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1937-07-05 - 1937-07-10 and 1937-07-12 - 1937-07-13
    [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].

Flying Dutchman (Table of Contents: 22)

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
Dutch Clark
Keywords
football

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

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
Gee, Jimmy -- I'll bet you got a million rabbits...
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

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
Your Highness, this circus clown made the Earl of Sourface laugh.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

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
Um-m -- I'm getting restless! I must do something!
Genre
humor; domestic
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["While Lil and Major Breese cover other sections of the Paguan Islands..."]
    Jungle Jim
  3. 2. Precious Ambers
    Sports in Pictures
  4. 3. ["Pony carts for children..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  5. 4. ["Would you believe it, Mrs. K., the man became demented."]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Daffydoodles
  7. 6. ["Skip over to the airport and interview Melina Hakkins..."]
    Curley Harper
  8. 7. ["G-r-r-r. Elmer, come right in here."]
    Elmer [a young boy]
  9. 8. ["Snipe, reading -- 'How to become a Magician'."]
    Etta Kett
  10. 9. ["I got a notion to leave this hyar twisted end o' th' world they call the mountings..."]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  12. 11. ["It's my sister, Queen Lorono's trained gorilla, Morro!"]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  13. 12. ["Mom, would you like to stop an' play a game..."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  14. 13. White Buffalo - Part Four
    Timberline Tales
  15. 14. ["Yes -- we'd like you to send out a truck..."]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  16. 15. ["If you're not feeling well, dear, just stay in bed..."]
    Blondie
  17. 16. ["Slaying the jailers, Val and Gawain escape from the dungeon and ascend..."]
    Prince Valiant
  18. 17. ["A telegram from Doug Lester..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  19. 18. ["And now, ladies and mens, the old krime-krusher of the fair county of Coconino..."]
    Krazy Kat
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Polka-Dot Pictures
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  22. 21. ["Monday's wash-day, Devil. These duds of mine need a little renovating."]
    The Phantom
  23. 22. Flying Dutchman
    Sports in Pictures
  24. 23. ["Gee, Jimmy -- I'll bet you got a million rabbits..."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  25. 24. ["Your Highness, this circus clown made the Earl of Sourface laugh."]
    The Pussycat Princess
  26. 25. ["Um-m -- I'm getting restless! I must do something!"]
    Room and Board
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