Big Shot #86
(February 1948)

Columbia, 1943 Series
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Volume
8
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Columbia Comic Corporation
Editing
Tom DeAngelo (managing editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dixie Dugan; Mickey Finn; Sparky Watts / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; superhero
Keywords
Valentine's Day

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

Sparky Watts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Boody Rogers (signed)
Pencils
Boody Rogers (signed)
Inks
Boody Rogers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sparky, Slap Happy, and Hattie are visiting a carnival --
Genre
humor; science fiction; superhero
Reprints

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

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
J. P. McEvoy
Pencils
John Striebel
Inks
John Striebel
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Judley is staying at Dixie's house...
Genre
romance; humor
Reprints
  • from Dixie Dugan newspaper strips [dates unknown]

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

Mickey Finn / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, Mickey--
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from newspaper strips [dates unknown]

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

Hollywood Johnnie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, hel-lo!

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

Brass Knuckles / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Marion Bailey (under joint name Marty Marion)
Pencils
Mart Bailey (under joint name Marty Marion)
Inks
Mart Bailey (under joint name Marty Marion)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Imagine the fairy godmother...
Genre
humor

Battle Against Time (Table of Contents: 6)

The Skyman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Skyman! What're we gonna do?
Genre
superhero; adventure; aviation

Indexer Notes

Title from last issue blurb.

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

Cranberry Boggs / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Don Dean
Pencils
Don Dean
Inks
Don Dean
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
G-g-gorsh, I hope I spelled 'valentine' kerrect!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from newspaper strip (date unknown)

Flight Home (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mart Bailey
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

Bo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Beck
Pencils
Frank Beck
Inks
Frank Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where is Bo, Junior?
Genre
animal; humor

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

Tony Trent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mart Bailey
Inks
Mart Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Care to interrupt your honeymoon...
Genre
adventure
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dixie Dugan; Mickey Finn; Sparky Watts
  2. 1. ["Sparky, Slap Happy, and Hattie are visiting a carnival --"]
    Sparky Watts
  3. 2. ["Mr. Judley is staying at Dixie's house..."]
    Dixie Dugan
  4. 3. ["Say, Mickey--"]
    Mickey Finn
  5. 4. ["Well, hel-lo!"]
    Hollywood Johnnie
  6. 5. ["Imagine the fairy godmother..."]
    Brass Knuckles
  7. 6. Battle Against Time
    The Skyman
  8. 7. ["G-g-gorsh, I hope I spelled 'valentine' kerrect!"]
    Cranberry Boggs
  9. 8. Flight Home
  10. 9. ["Where is Bo, Junior?"]
    Bo
  11. 10. ["Care to interrupt your honeymoon..."]
    Tony Trent
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Henry Andrews
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Clint Maxwell
  • Lou Mougin (R.I.P.)
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore