([November] 1935)

DC, 1935 Series
 
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
On-sale Date
1935-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Allied Publications, Inc. [not printed on item]
Editing
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson

Issue Notes

Most information from Karl Mattson and Mike Voiles of http://www.mikesamazingworld.com/.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
various
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various
Letters
various

Characters
Sandra; Beevil; Jigger; Charlie Fish; Pelion; Ossa; Midshipman Dewey; Don Drake

Indexer Notes

Cover is composed of cut up panels from interior stories.
1 Sandra of the Secret Service
2 Ivanhoe
3 Pelion and Ossa
4 Sandra of the Secret Service
second row
5 Scrub Hardy
6 After School
7 Ivanhoe
8 Bubby and Beevil
third "row"
9 Jigger and Ginger
Below the banner
10 Midshipman Dewey
11 ?
12 After School
13 Charlie Fish
Middle row
14 Pete’s Place
15 Caveman Capers
16 Magic Crystal of History
bottom row
17 Loco Luke
18 Don Drake
19 Pelion and Ossa

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

General Simon Bolivar (Table of Contents: 2)

Famous in South America / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
W. C. Brigham
Inks
W. C. Brigham
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Reprints

[Part 3] (Table of Contents: 3)

Jack Woods / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
W. C. Brigham
Inks
W. C. Brigham
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jack Woods has discovered suspicious new brands...
Genre
detective-mystery; western-frontier
Reprints

General Simon Bollivar (Table of Contents: 4)

Famous in South America / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
W. C. Brigham (signed as C Brigham)
Inks
W. C. Brigham (signed as C Brigham)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
General Simon Bolivar
Reprints

[Part 4] (Table of Contents: 5)

Jack Woods / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
W. C. Brigham
Inks
W. C. Brigham
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jack Woods, resenting Don Pedro's insult to Dolores...
Genre
detective-mystery; western-frontier
Characters
Jack Woods; Don Pedro; Dolores
Reprints

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

Pincus / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

[Prince of Patrania, Part 1] (Table of Contents: 7)

Spike Spalding / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

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

Pincus / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How long does it take ya' to git dressed in th' mornin' - Pincus?
Genre
humor
Characters
Pincus
Reprints

[Prince of Patrania, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 9)

Spike Spalding / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The success of this venture depends upon immediate action!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Spike Spalding; Pincus; Red; Little King Philip of Patrania; Alex (villain); Nikko (villain)
Synopsis
Spike is abducted in a plot being hatched by a pair of foreign nationals.
Reprints

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

Famous Soldiers of Fortune / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Lander
Pencils
Lander
Inks
Lander
Colors
?
Letters
Lander ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After a year in the navy of Uncle Sam...
Genre
adventure; non-fiction
Characters
Captain Jack; unnamed Moros; unnamed soldiers
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Has had its title, the "stars" used to separate the title and author name, and the author name removed.

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

Wing Brady / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Henry Kiefer [as DeKerosett]
Pencils
Henry Kiefer [as DeKerosett]
Inks
Henry Kiefer [as DeKerosett]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As Wing and Slim try to rescue a squad of legionnaires...
Genre
adventure; military
Characters
Wing; Slim; unnamed Legionnaires; unnamed Bedouins; unnamed Bedouin leader
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Has had the "stars" used to separate the title and author name removed and the title and author name are printed in a different font than originally.

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

Sonny [DC 1930s] / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks
Whitney Ellsworth
Letters
? (onomatopoeia‎ only)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Plop!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Sonny; unnamed African-American child
Reprints
Keywords
pickaninny stereotype; racial stereotype; wordless

Indexer Notes

pantomime; wordless strip.

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

Little Linda / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The last sign said eleven miles...
Genre
children; adventure
Characters
Little Linda; Uncle Wilbur (villain); kidnapped boy
Reprints

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

Don Drake on the Planet Saro / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch (signed)
Pencils
Clemens Gretter [as Clem. Gretta] (signed)
Inks
Clemens Gretter
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don! Our balloon is breaking away!
Genre
science fiction; sword and sorcery
Characters
Don Drake (introduction); Betty (introduction)
Reprints

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

Don Drake on the Planet Saro / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
Clemens Gretter
Inks
Clemens Gretter
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two ferocious bandars charge toward Don and Betty as they struggle to get out of the midget men's net!
Genre
sword and sorcery; science fiction
Characters
Don Drake; Betty; the Midget Men; Bandars
Reprints

Sail Ho! (Table of Contents: 16)

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Facts about ship sails.

Originally in black & white, the printing here is overlain with a block of solid yellow color.

[The Gavonian Affair, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 17)

Sandra of the Secret Service / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
Charles Flanders
Inks
Charles Flanders
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

[Part 4] (Table of Contents: 18)

Don Drake on the Planet Saro / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
Clem Gretter
Inks
Clem Gretter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Stratosphere, rescued from the water by the Giant Ants...
Genre
sword and sorcery; science fiction
Reprints

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

Western Willie / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Joe Archibald
Pencils
Joe Archibald
Inks
Joe Archibald
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I thought yuh was paintin' Windy's pig house, Spud?
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Western Willie; Spud
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title and creator credit removed. Strip was originally in black & white, but here it is overlain with a block of solid yellow color.

[The Gavonian Affair, Part 4] (Table of Contents: 20)

Sandra of the Secret Service / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
Monroe Eisenberg
Inks
Monroe Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sandra discovers conspirators on the boat...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Sandra
Synopsis
Sandra is captured by the Gavonians.
Reprints

In the Wake of the Wander [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 21)

Captain Grim / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Cooper [as Mac Fergus]
Pencils
Tom Cooper [as Mac Fergus]
Inks
Tom Cooper [as Mac Fergus]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; adventure
Characters
Captain Grim
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Jack Andrews / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tom Cooper
Inks
Tom Cooper
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jack makes a record jump...
Genre
adventure
Reprints

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

Midshipman Dewey / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Dick Loederer (signed) (credited as Ral)
Pencils
Dick Loederer (signed) (credited as Ral)
Inks
Dick Loederer (signed) (credited as Ral)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
During the hand to hand engagement...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Midshipman Jack Dewey
Synopsis
Jack boards the pirate's ship and sets her adrift.
Reprints

3rd Episode: Tad Among the Pirates (Table of Contents: 24)

Fun Films / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Adolphe Barreaux
Pencils
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks
Adolphe Barreaux
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; non-fiction
Reprints

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

Jolly Roger / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Adolphe Barreaux
Pencils
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks
Adolphe Barreaux
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jack Dewey, midshipman on the United States sloop "Hornet"...
Genre
adventure
Reprints

On the Banks of the Nile (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Monroe Eisenberg
Pencils
Monroe Eisenberg
Inks
Monroe Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Thothmes IV; Marcus Aurelius; Napoleon Bonaparte
Synopsis
Three major events which occurred in the shadow of the Sphinx.
Reprints

[Part 4] (Table of Contents: 27)

The Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Monroe Eisenberg
Pencils
Monroe Eisenberg
Inks
Monroe Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Pharaoh is not ten paces from us!!
Genre
adventure; historical; science fiction
Characters
Bobby; Binks; The Pharaoh
Synopsis
Modern-day children Bobby and Binks are still stranded in Egypt in 4,000 B.C. Bobby foils an assassination attempt on the Pharaoh and the children are taken to the city and hailed as heroes.
Reprints

Charles Martel (Table of Contents: 28)

Soldiers of France / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Kiefer [as de Kerosett]
Inks
Henry Kiefer [as de Kerosett]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Reprints

[The Bedouins, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 29)

Wing Brady / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Henry Kiefer
Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; military
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

After School / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom McNamara
Pencils
Tom McNamara
Inks
Tom McNamara
Colors
?
Letters
Tom McNamara

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't care if he is your uncle- you can't bring him in here- we're havin' a secret meetin'...
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Lefty (introduction); Slimsy (introduction); Lefty's uncle (introduction); Old Man Spinks (introduction)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Pelion and Ossa / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Lindermayer
Pencils
John Lindermayer
Inks
John Lindermayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pelion and Ossa went into a vacant house...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Pelion; Ossa; Mister Walrus
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 0.84 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
Charles Flanders [as C F]
Inks
Charles Flanders [as C F]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Towards the sunset of an English day, two men, Wamba the Jester and Gurth, swineherd, were discussing the subject of dogs.
Genre
historical; adventure
Characters
Wilfred of Ivanhoe (introduction; not named, referred to as "a stranger"); Wamba (introduction); Gurth (introduction); Prior Aymor (introduction); Brian (introduction); Cedric the Saxon (introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Sir Walter Scott's novel.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 0.16 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Stark ?
Pencils
John Lindermayer
Inks
John Lindermayer
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Oswald the Rabbit (introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Oswald, originally a Disney creation and visually the immediate predecessor of Mickey Mouse, was at this point owned by Universal Pictures.

As there never was an Oswald newspaper strip, these are not reprints. They also feature the black-furred version of Oswald, not the then current white-furred version.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

2023: Super-Police / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
Clemens Gretter
Inks
Clemens Gretter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is the new plane ready Professor Shanley?
Genre
science fiction; crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Rex (introduction); Professor Shanley (introduction); Joan Shanley (introduction, the professor's daughter)
Synopsis
Rex and friends leave for the Galapagos Islands in Professor Shanley's new invention, the Hi-Lo (a stratoplane-submarine), to investigate the disappearance of five U.S. ships.
Reprints

[Episode 3] (Table of Contents: 35)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (adaptation); Sir Walter Scott
Pencils
Charles Flanders [as C. Flanders]
Inks
Charles Flanders [as C. Flanders]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

adapted from Sir Walter Scott's novel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

In Days of Yore / comic story / 0.1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Rich]
Inks
? [as Rich]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Almost all sports we know to-day...
Genre
non-fiction; history
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Captain Spinacker / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Tom Cooper
Pencils
Tom Cooper
Inks
Tom Cooper
Colors
?
Letters
Tom Cooper ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh Mrs. Kluk! This is so sudden!
Genre
humor
Characters
Captain Spinacker; Mrs. Kluk
Synopsis
Mrs. Kluk proposes to Spinacker, but brings four children to the deal, at which he runs away.
Reprints

[Part 4] (Table of Contents: 38)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
Leo O'Mealia
Inks
Leo O'Mealia
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Barry O'Neill and LeGrande, having overcome Fang Gow's emissaries...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Barry O'Neill; Le Grande
Synopsis
Barry and Le Grande take over their opponent's sea plane.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Sonny [DC 1930s] / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Little Linda / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh! It's gettin' dark...
Genre
children; adventure
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

Weird Asia / cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Dick Loederer (signed) (credited as Loe)
Pencils
Dick Loederer (signed) (credited as Loe)
Inks
Dick Loederer (signed) (credited as Loe)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mongolian Devil Dancers perform their weird dances...
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

[Part 4] (Table of Contents: 42)

Brad Hardy / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Dick Loederer [as Richard Loederer]
Pencils
Dick Loederer [as Richard Loederer]
Inks
Dick Loederer [as Richard Loederer]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brad Hardy and Lorraine Lewis, seeking Lorraine's father...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Brad Hardy; Lorraine Lewis; Prince Kardos
Synopsis
In Mongolia, Brad and Lorraine rescue Prince Kardos, but while heading for his kingdom are attacked by the Rat Men.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Sonny [DC 1930s] / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth (signed as W E) (credited as Whit)
Pencils
Whitney Ellsworth (signed as W E) (credited as Whit)
Inks
Whitney Ellsworth (signed as W E) (credited as Whit)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's a purty strong breeze blowin' today...
Genre
humor
Characters
Sonny
Synopsis
Sonny pitches against a high wind and discovers his ball reacts like a boomerang, hitting him in the face.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Little Linda / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon, you two sleepyheads...
Genre
children; adventure
Characters
Little Linda; Buddy; Uncle Wilbur Stone
Reprints

[Part 3] In Far Off China Sits Fang Gow (Table of Contents: 45)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
Ed Stevenson
Inks
Ed Stevenson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (adaptation); Sir Walter Scott (original)
Pencils
Raymond Perry (signed)
Inks
Raymond Perry (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bois de Guilbert meets the disinherited knight on the battlefield...
Genre
historical; adventure
Characters
Ivanhoe; Bois de Guilbert; Font de Boeuf; The Disinherited Knight; Athelstane; Black Sluggard
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the novel by Sir Walter Scott.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

In Days of Yore / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Knighthood was conferred by the King...
Genre
non-fiction; history
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

My Grandpa / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Tom McNamara (signed)
Pencils
Tom McNamara (signed)
Inks
Tom McNamara (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Tom McNamara (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is my grand-pa now...
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

After School / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Tom McNamara
Pencils
Tom McNamara
Inks
Tom McNamara
Colors
?
Letters
Tom McNamara

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Har! - Here they come around the corner!!!
Genre
children; humor
Reprints

[Episode 3] (Table of Contents: 50)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (adaptation); Sir Walter Scott (original)
Pencils
Charles Flanders
Inks
Charles Flanders
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A band of horsemen led by Prior Aymer and Bois Guilbert journey to the dwelling of Cedric the Saxon...
Genre
historical; adventure
Characters
Rowena; Ivanhoe (disguised as an unnamed pilgrim); Bois Guibert; Isaac of York; Cedric; unnamed knights
Reprints

Indexer Notes

adapted from Sir Walter Scott's novel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

In Days of Yore / comic story / 0.1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Flanders ? (credited as Charles)
Pencils
Charles Flanders ? (credited as Charles)
Inks
Charles Flanders ? (credited as Charles)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The knights of the 13th century wore...
Genre
non-fiction; history
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A filler strip covering weaponry of 13th Century knights.

Flanders is the artist of the "Ivanhoe" strip immediately above this tier.

[Part 3] (Table of Contents: 52)

2023: Super-Police / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
Clem Gretter
Inks
Clem Gretter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Hi-Lo is rushing toward the Galapagos Islands...
Genre
science fiction; crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Captain Kiddlaw (introduction, villain); Rex; The Professor; Axel; unnamed female; unnamed uniformed male
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

The Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Adolphe Barreaux
Pencils
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks
Adolphe Barreaux
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, it's going to rain! We'll never get home!
Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Bobby (introduction); Binks (introduction)
Synopsis
Pre-teens Bobby and Binks shelter from a storm in an old house. There they spot a crystal ball which glows and expands to engulf them, and they find themselves in Egypt in 4,000 B.C.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

Fanny / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To the sweetest girl in the world...
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Fanny
Reprints

George Washington 1731-1799 (Table of Contents: 55)

Bright Spots of History / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Adolphe Barreaux
Pencils
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks
Adolphe Barreaux
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; history
Characters
George Washington; Lord Charles Cornwallis
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson and Jim Thompson.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

The Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Adolphe Barreaux
Pencils
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks
Adolphe Barreaux
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
--Bobby and Binks were looking into the magic crystal...
Genre
adventure; science fiction; historical
Characters
Bobby; Binks; Cheops the Pharaoh (introduction); unnamed Egyptian priest; unnamed Egyptians
Synopsis
Bobby and Binks have been magically transported back to Egypt in 4,000 B.C., where they witness the building of the pyramids. They are captured and taken to the High Priest, who declares they must undergo the Test of Death. Just as their heads are about to be chopped off the Pharaoh Cheops and his men arrive.
Reprints

Archimedes (Table of Contents: 57)

Bright Spots of History / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Adolphe Barreaux
Pencils
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks
Adolphe Barreaux
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?
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Genre
non-fiction; history
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

The Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Adolphe Barreaux
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Adolphe Barreaux
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Adolphe Barreaux
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bobby and Binks, transported back to ancient Egypt by the magic crystal...
Genre
adventure; historical; science fiction
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 59)

Man's Inventions / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Leighton Budd
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Leighton Budd
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Leighton Budd
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The origin of many comparatively great inventions is lost in antiquity...
Genre
non-fiction
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60)

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Dick Loederer (signed as Dick)
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Dick Loederer (signed as Dick)
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Dick Loederer (signed as Dick)
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?
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Shrine (chortens) where the Mongolian priests and pilgrims stop...
Genre
non-fiction
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[Part 3] In the Underground Kingdom of the Snakemen (Table of Contents: 61)

Brad Hardy / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Dick Loederer
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Dick Loederer
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Dick Loederer
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?

Genre
adventure
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In the Wake of the Wander [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 62)

Captain Grim / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Cooper [as Mac Fergus]
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Tom Cooper [as Mac Fergus]
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Tom Cooper [as Mac Fergus]
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Having sighted a mysterious looking dismasted ship...
Genre
historical; adventure
Characters
Captain Grim; Slim
Synopsis
Grim finds an injured man on a drifting, dismasted ship.
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[Part 3] (Table of Contents: 63)

2023: Super-Police / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
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Clem Gretter
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Clem Gretter
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Genre
science fiction; crime; detective-mystery
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[Part 4] (Table of Contents: 64)

2023: Super-Police / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
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Clem Gretter
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Clem Gretter
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Having made a photomap of Kiddlaw's gamma-ray domain...
Genre
science fiction; crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Rex Cosmos; Axel; Joan
Synopsis
Rex and his friends battle devil fish under the sea as they try to advance against Captain Kiddlaw.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 65)

My Grandpa / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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Tom McNamara
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Tom McNamara
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Tom McNamara
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
My grandpa was up on the tip top of a extra high mounting...
Genre
humor
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 66)

After School / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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Tom McNamara
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Tom McNamara
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Tom McNamara
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello reader! How've you been?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Slimsy; Lefty
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 67)

Dog-Gone! / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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John Lindermayer (credited as Hay)
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John Lindermayer (credited as Hay)
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John Lindermayer (credited as Hay)
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 68)

Pelion and Ossa / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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John Lindermayer
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John Lindermayer
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John Lindermayer
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Genre
children; anthropomorphic-funny animals
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 69)

Cyrano / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan (credited)
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Vin Sullivan (credited)
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Vin Sullivan (credited)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
My delicate schnozzle will get bruised up...
Genre
humor
Characters
Cyrano
Synopsis
Cyrano feels threatened by flying golf balls while on the links, so buys a suit of armour from an antique shop.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 70)

Charley Fish / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
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Vin Sullivan
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Vin Sullivan
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got a difficult assignment for you - Charley!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Charley Fish
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 71)

Caveman Capers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Dick Loederer
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Dick Loederer
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Dick Loederer
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The story so far: The Cave Kids - Ur and Wur - chased by a dinosaur...
Genre
humor; historical
Characters
Ur; Wur
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 72)

Loco Luke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
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Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
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Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
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?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Loco Luke (introduction); Black Dan (villain; introduction)
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

Loco Luke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Pencils
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
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Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Black Dan shucked Loco Luke clean...
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Loco Luke; Turkey Tail (introduction); unnamed Indians
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 74)

Sham Poo / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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Vin Sullivan (signed)
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Vin Sullivan (signed)
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Vin Sullivan (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nice big Amelican firecracker -- I think I celebrate!
Genre
humor
Characters
Sham Poo
Synopsis
Sham Poo lights the fuse to a box of dynamite thinking they are firecrackers, and ends up hanging over a telephone wire.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 75)

Pelion and Ossa / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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John Lindermayer
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John Lindermayer
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John Lindermayer
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look Ossa! How about you?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Ossa; Pelion
Synopsis
Ossa enters a boxing match for the prize money.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 76)

Loco Luke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Pencils
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Inks
Jack Warren [as Jack A. Warren]
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We left Old Turkey Tail, a good Indian, sitting in his teepee...
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Loco Luke
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 77)

Famous Flights / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Whitney
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Al Whitney
Inks
Al Whitney
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Primitive man watched the soaring birds with envy...
Genre
non-fiction
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Indexer Notes

Strip is subtitled "A Word and Picture History of the Development of Aviation".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 78)

African Antics / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 79)

Caveman Capers / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Dick Loederer
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Dick Loederer
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Dick Loederer
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Genre
humor; historical
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 80)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 81)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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various
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Same collage and title image as front cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. General Simon Bolivar
    Famous in South America
  4. 3. [Part 3]
    Jack Woods
  5. 4. General Simon Bollivar
    Famous in South America
  6. 5. [Part 4]
    Jack Woods
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Pincus
  8. 7. [Prince of Patrania, Part 1]
    Spike Spalding
  9. 8. ["How long does it take ya' to git dressed in th' mornin' - Pincus?"]
    Pincus
  10. 9. [Prince of Patrania, Part 2]
    Spike Spalding
  11. 10. ["After a year in the navy of Uncle Sam..."]
    Famous Soldiers of Fortune
  12. 11. ["As Wing and Slim try to rescue a squad of legionnaires..."]
    Wing Brady
  13. 12. ["Plop!"]
    Sonny [DC 1930s]
  14. 13. ["The last sign said eleven miles..."]
    Little Linda
  15. 14. ["Don! Our balloon is breaking away!"]
    Don Drake on the Planet Saro
  16. 15. ["Two ferocious bandars charge toward Don and Betty as they struggle to get out of the midget men's net!"]
    Don Drake on the Planet Saro
  17. 16. Sail Ho!
  18. 17. [The Gavonian Affair, Part 3]
    Sandra of the Secret Service
  19. 18. [Part 4]
    Don Drake on the Planet Saro
  20. 19. ["I thought yuh was paintin' Windy's pig house, Spud?"]
    Western Willie
  21. 20. [The Gavonian Affair, Part 4]
    Sandra of the Secret Service
  22. 21. In the Wake of the Wander [Part 1]
    Captain Grim
  23. 22. ["Jack makes a record jump..."]
    Jack Andrews
  24. 23. ["During the hand to hand engagement..."]
    Midshipman Dewey
  25. 24. 3rd Episode: Tad Among the Pirates
    Fun Films
  26. 25. ["Jack Dewey, midshipman on the United States sloop "Hornet"..."]
    Jolly Roger
  27. 26. On the Banks of the Nile
  28. 27. [Part 4]
    The Magic Crystal of History
  29. 28. Charles Martel
    Soldiers of France
  30. 29. [The Bedouins, Part 3]
    Wing Brady
  31. 30. ["I don't care if he is your uncle- you can't bring him in here- we're havin' a secret meetin'..."]
    After School
  32. 31. ["Pelion and Ossa went into a vacant house..."]
    Pelion and Ossa
  33. 32. ["Towards the sunset of an English day, two men, Wamba the Jester and Gurth, swineherd, were discussing the subject of dogs."]
    Ivanhoe
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Oswald the Rabbit
  35. 34. ["Is the new plane ready Professor Shanley?"]
    2023: Super-Police
  36. 35. [Episode 3]
    Ivanhoe
  37. 36. ["Almost all sports we know to-day..."]
    In Days of Yore
  38. 37. ["Oh Mrs. Kluk! This is so sudden!"]
    Captain Spinacker
  39. 38. [Part 4]
    Barry O'Neill
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Sonny [DC 1930s]
  41. 40. ["Gosh! It's gettin' dark..."]
    Little Linda
  42. 41. ["Mongolian Devil Dancers perform their weird dances..."]
    Weird Asia
  43. 42. [Part 4]
    Brad Hardy
  44. 43. ["There's a purty strong breeze blowin' today..."]
    Sonny [DC 1930s]
  45. 44. ["C'mon, you two sleepyheads..."]
    Little Linda
  46. 45. [Part 3] In Far Off China Sits Fang Gow
    Barry O'Neill
  47. 46. ["Bois de Guilbert meets the disinherited knight on the battlefield..."]
    Ivanhoe
  48. 47. ["Knighthood was conferred by the King..."]
    In Days of Yore
  49. 48. ["This is my grand-pa now..."]
    My Grandpa
  50. 49. ["Har! - Here they come around the corner!!!"]
    After School
  51. 50. [Episode 3]
    Ivanhoe
  52. 51. ["The knights of the 13th century wore..."]
    In Days of Yore
  53. 52. [Part 3]
    2023: Super-Police
  54. 53. ["Gosh, it's going to rain! We'll never get home!"]
    The Magic Crystal of History
  55. 54. ["To the sweetest girl in the world..."]
    Fanny
  56. 55. George Washington 1731-1799
    Bright Spots of History
  57. 56. ["--Bobby and Binks were looking into the magic crystal..."]
    The Magic Crystal of History
  58. 57. Archimedes
    Bright Spots of History
  59. 58. ["Bobby and Binks, transported back to ancient Egypt by the magic crystal..."]
    The Magic Crystal of History
  60. 59. ["The origin of many comparatively great inventions is lost in antiquity..."]
    Man's Inventions
  61. 60. ["Shrine (chortens) where the Mongolian priests and pilgrims stop..."]
  62. 61. [Part 3] In the Underground Kingdom of the Snakemen
    Brad Hardy
  63. 62. In the Wake of the Wander [Part 2]
    Captain Grim
  64. 63. [Part 3]
    2023: Super-Police
  65. 64. [Part 4]
    2023: Super-Police
  66. 65. ["My grandpa was up on the tip top of a extra high mounting..."]
    My Grandpa
  67. 66. ["Hello reader! How've you been?"]
    After School
  68. 67. [no title indexed]
    Dog-Gone!
  69. 68. [no title indexed]
    Pelion and Ossa
  70. 69. ["My delicate schnozzle will get bruised up..."]
    Cyrano
  71. 70. ["I've got a difficult assignment for you - Charley!"]
    Charley Fish
  72. 71. ["The story so far: The Cave Kids - Ur and Wur - chased by a dinosaur..."]
    Caveman Capers
  73. 72. [no title indexed]
    Loco Luke
  74. 73. ["Black Dan shucked Loco Luke clean..."]
    Loco Luke
  75. 74. ["Nice big Amelican firecracker -- I think I celebrate!"]
    Sham Poo
  76. 75. ["Look Ossa! How about you?"]
    Pelion and Ossa
  77. 76. ["We left Old Turkey Tail, a good Indian, sitting in his teepee..."]
    Loco Luke
  78. 77. ["Primitive man watched the soaring birds with envy..."]
    Famous Flights
  79. 78. [no title indexed]
    African Antics
  80. 79. [no title indexed]
    Caveman Capers
  81. 80. [no title indexed]
  82. 81. [no title indexed]
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