(December 1948)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
True Comics, Inc.
Editing
Jack De Simone; Ralph O. Ellsworth (associate art director); Dorothea Filosa (associate art director)

[A Famous Coach's Special Football Tips]; [The Story Behind the T-Men]; [Amos N' Andy]; [The Case of Public Enemy No. 1] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
detective-mystery; sports

Indexer Notes

Cover features two panels of art taken from the interior stories. Story titles, genre and notes added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

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

Shelby Bicycle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Story Behind the U.S. Treasury (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
non-fiction; history
Synopsis
1st in a series.

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

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

My Most Interesting True Experience / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Babe Ruth (signed)
Pencils
Ed Smalle (signed)
Inks
Ed Smalle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; biography; sports

Indexer Notes

Genre and art credits added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Amos and Andy (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Freeman Gosden; Charles Correll
Synopsis
Radio program.

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Happy Warrior (Table of Contents: 6)

Alfred E. Smith / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
advocacy; biography
Characters
Alfred E. "Al" Smith
Keywords
political

Electric Power (Table of Contents: 7)

American Adventures in Industry / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Last in the series. Illustrated text featuring schematics by Duquesne Light Company, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Indexer Notes

Genre and synopsis added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

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

Parent's Magazine Press / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Are You a Quiz Whiz? / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
mostly typeset

Characters
Gene Autry
Synopsis
Text quiz.
Keywords
quiz

Indexer Notes

The last half of this page is an ad for Gene Autry cowboy boots. Synopsis and notes added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Football Tips (Table of Contents: 10)

Lou Little / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lou Little (signed)
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
sports
Characters
Lou Little
Synopsis
Football tips given by Lou Little, head coach at Columbia University.

Indexer Notes

Feature, genre, character appearance and synopsis added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Highlights in the Life of Tom Dewey (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy; biography
Characters
Thomas E. Dewey
Keywords
political

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

Truly Comic! / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Page consists of jokes sent in by readers, plus some classified ads.

Indexer Notes

Genre and synopsis added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

The Case of Public Enemy No. 1 (Table of Contents: 13)

Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigations / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Steve Saunders; John Dillinger; Bob; Hank; Ann Sage [Ana Cumpănaş]
Synopsis
The FBI ambushes John Dillinger outside a Chicago movie theater.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story title, feature, genre and character appearance added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

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

Daisy Air Rifles; Red Ryder / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [A Famous Coach's Special Football Tips]; [The Story Behind the T-Men]; [Amos N' Andy]; [The Case of Public Enemy No. 1]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Shelby Bicycle
  3. 2. The Story Behind the U.S. Treasury
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    My Most Interesting True Experience
  5. 4. Amos and Andy
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  7. 6. The Happy Warrior
    Alfred E. Smith
  8. 7. Electric Power
    American Adventures in Industry
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Parent's Magazine Press
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Are You a Quiz Whiz?
  11. 10. Football Tips
    Lou Little
  12. 11. Highlights in the Life of Tom Dewey
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Truly Comic!
  14. 13. The Case of Public Enemy No. 1
    Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigations
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles; Red Ryder
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Michael Hoskin