(Summer 1944)

DC, 1944 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1944-05-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
All-American Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (Editor); M. C. Gaines (President)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Three Mouseketeers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; historical
Characters
Three Mouseketeers [Amouse; Porterhouse; Aramouse; D'Artagmouse]

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

A Letter to You from Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker! (Table of Contents: 2)

public service announcement / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Eddie Rickenbacker
Letters
typeset

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. To support the Fifth War Loan Drive.

Funny Stuff Contents Page (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Three Mouseketeers; D'Artagmouse; J. Rufus Lion; Bulldog Drumhead; McSnurtle the Turtle; Terrific Whatzit; Blackie Bear; Oliver Wendell McDuffy

The Making of a Mouseketeer (Table of Contents: 4)

The Three Mouseketeers / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ronald Santi
Inks
Ronald Santi
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; historical
Characters
Three Mouseketeers [Amouse; Porterhouse; Aramouse; D'Artagmouse]; Duke De Maltese; King Louis
Synopsis
Young D'Artagmouse joins up with the Mouseketeers when King Louis sends them to put down a revolt by the Duke de Maltese.

Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Introducing J. Rufus Lion (Table of Contents: 6)

J. Rufus Lion / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
J. Rufus Lion; Louie the Ferret; Abigail
Synopsis
Rufus gets tangled up in a bank robbery on his way to get ration points.

Save Bags from Popsicle Creamsicle Fudgesicle (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bulldog Drumhead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Santi ?
Inks
Ron Santi ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Folks...we take great pleasure in introducing two characters...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; detective-mystery
Characters
Bulldog Drumhead; Oliver Wendell McDuffy; Looie the Human Fly
Synopsis
After Bulldog puts Oliver's father in jail he has to take care of the cute little tyke (not).

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Ol' Judge Owl / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel [as Martin Nadle] (signed)
Pencils
Martin Naydel [as Martin Nadle] (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel [as Martin Nadle] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Meet... Picnic Andy (Table of Contents: 11)

Who's Who In Zooville / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ron Santi (signed)
Pencils
Ron Santi (signed)
Inks
Ron Santi (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Great Fur Robbery (Table of Contents: 12)

Blackie Bear / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Saul Kessler
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Blackie Bear; Lee Lion
Synopsis
Lee Lion runs a crooked hotel and makes his guests hock their fur to pay the bills.

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

Victory Puzzles / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Pencils
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Inks
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The above eight-word code message was taken from an enemy soldier...

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

Picture Stories from the Bible / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Terrific Whatzit! (Table of Contents: 15)

McSnurtle the Turtle / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer ?
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Merton McSnurtle the Turtle; his Automatic Conscience; Prince Highness; Prince Lowness; Terrific Whatzit
Synopsis
Prince Highness and Prince Lowness search for one honest soul to give super powers to, to see if they he will be corrupted. But Prince Highness sneaks an Automatic Conscience into McSnurtle's shell to keep him on the path of righteousness...or at least awake.

Jack Armstrong Tru-Flite Fighter Models Actually Fly (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Captain Tootsie and the Bumbershoot Jump! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Three Mouseketeers
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. A Letter to You from Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker!
  4. 3. Funny Stuff Contents Page
  5. 4. The Making of a Mouseketeer
    The Three Mouseketeers
  6. 5. Lighter Moments with Fresh Eveready Batteries
    Eveready
  7. 6. Introducing J. Rufus Lion
    J. Rufus Lion
  8. 7. Save Bags from Popsicle Creamsicle Fudgesicle
    Popsicle
  9. 8. ["Folks...we take great pleasure in introducing two characters..."]
    Bulldog Drumhead
  10. 9. ["Why not? They helped give me the energy to develop this chest!"]
    Wheaties
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Ol' Judge Owl
  12. 11. Meet... Picnic Andy
    Who's Who In Zooville
  13. 12. The Great Fur Robbery
    Blackie Bear
  14. 13. ["The above eight-word code message was taken from an enemy soldier..."]
    Victory Puzzles
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Picture Stories from the Bible
  16. 15. The Terrific Whatzit!
    McSnurtle the Turtle
  17. 16. Jack Armstrong Tru-Flite Fighter Models Actually Fly
    Wheaties
  18. 17. ["You can't afford to miss these brand new issues!"]
  19. 18. Captain Tootsie and the Bumbershoot Jump!
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
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