(March 1940)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1940-01-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
All-American Comics, Inc.
Editing:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (assistant editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, January-December 1940, Numbers 1-4. Second class permit. Copyright number 444659.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Red, White and Blue / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
William Smith
Inks:
Stan Asch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

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

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

[Who Blew Up the Williams Works?] (Table of Contents: 2)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel ?
Pencils:
William Smith
Inks:
Stan Asch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Reggie Ruin; Rausch; Doris West; Spotter

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Buyin' a cow on the installment plan...
Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1937-08-22

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Inks:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Puddinhead dear, would you mind sweeping off the sidewalk!
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Gene Byrnes) ?

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Pencils:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I never miss!
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) ?

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

Skippy / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Pencils:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Say! Ya know those bullets ya sent me?
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) ?

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

Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

["Lost wooly dog with mudy feet and a bur on his ear" [sic]] (Table of Contents: 8)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwina Dumm
Pencils:
Edwina Dumm
Inks:
Edwina Dumm
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; animal
Reprints:
  • from Tippie Sunday (The George Matthew Adams Service) 1936-04-19

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

Toonerville Folks / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Fontaine Fox
Pencils:
Fontaine Fox
Inks:
Fontaine Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Come on now, Emily...
Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Toonerville Folks Sunday (McNaught Syndicate) ?

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

Little Stanley / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Fontaine Fox
Pencils:
Fontaine Fox
Inks:
Fontaine Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fontaine Fox

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Gee whiz! I wonder who went away and left this nice fire!
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Little Stanley Sunday (McNaught Syndicate) ?

[Rescuing Chinese Refugees] (Table of Contents: 11)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jon L. Blummer
Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Ikky; Prop Wash; Gerry
Synopsis:
Hop accidentally flies all the way to China, so he rescues some refugees before flying all the way back.

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

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Inks:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Colors:
? (red tones)
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Daisybelle darling - I had to go out...
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1938-01-30

Indexer Notes

printed in red and black

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

Daisybelle / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Toonerville Folks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fontaine Fox
Pencils:
Fontaine Fox
Inks:
Fontaine Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
We just wanta spend our vacation workin' in the factory!
Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Toonerville Folks daily (McNaught Syndicate) ?

[The Man Who Lives in a Smokestack] (Table of Contents: 15)

Believe It or Not / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert L. Ripley
Pencils:
Robert L. Ripley
Inks:
Robert L. Ripley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from Believe It or Not daily (King Features Syndicate) 1935-07-29

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Pencils:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Can ya imagine that!?
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1933-12-03

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

Skippy / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Pencils:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Hello. What are you doin' here?
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1933-12-03

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Inks:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Y'oughta see the new toy department...
Genre:
children
Reprints:
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Gene Byrnes) ?

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Is that the best you can do?
Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1937-08-15

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

Wiley of West Point / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lt. Richard Rick
Pencils:
Lt. Richard Rick
Inks:
Lt. Richard Rick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Lt. Richard Rick

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Oh, Robert, isn't this thrilling!
Genre:
adventure; military
Reprints:
  • from Wiley of West Point Sunday (Richard Rick) ?

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

Wiley of West Point / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lt. Richard Rick
Pencils:
Lt. Richard Rick
Inks:
Lt. Richard Rick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Lt. Richard Rick

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Hello, Sylvia...
Genre:
adventure; military
Reprints:
  • from Wiley of West Point Sunday (Richard Rick) ?

A Thousand Years a Minute [Part 6] (Table of Contents: 22)

Adventures in the Unknown / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl H. Claudy
Pencils:
Ben Flinton
Inks:
Ben Flinton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ted Dolliver; Alan Kane; A-Ak; Ikki

[Sisty Puts the Moves on Dinky] (Table of Contents: 23)

Scribbly / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Sisty Hunkel; Dinky Jibbet

Danger Country! (Table of Contents: 24)

Ben Webster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Ben Webster's Career Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Out of the Unknown! (Table of Contents: 25)

Ben Webster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Edwin Alger

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Ben Webster's Career Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

The Lost Canyon! (Table of Contents: 26)

Ben Webster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Edwin Alger

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Ben Webster's Career Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

Captured! (Table of Contents: 27)

Ben Webster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Edwin Alger

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Ben Webster's Career Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Yep, today I go on the judge's bench!
Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1937-09-12

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Inks:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Fearless Dan McStew
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Gene Byrnes) ?

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Pencils:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
What's worryin' ya?
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1933-12-17

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

Skippy / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Pencils:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I wish my left-hand was itchy...
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1933-12-17

[The Holy Water] (Table of Contents: 32)

Believe It or Not / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert L. Ripley
Pencils:
Robert L. Ripley
Inks:
Robert L. Ripley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from Believe It or Not daily (King Features Syndicate) 1935-08-31

[Birds in the Nest] (Table of Contents: 33)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

[Tablecloth] (Table of Contents: 34)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Inks:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Colors:
? (red tones)
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
If I didn't see it with my own eyes...
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Gene Byrnes) ?

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

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Inks:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Colors:
? (red tones)
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Daisybelle decides to take the money out of her bank...
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Gene Byrnes) ?

Thomas Jefferson (Table of Contents: 37)

All-American Stamp Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Page includes several small ads from stamps dealers.

Death's Playground (Part Three) (Table of Contents: 38)

Jimmy Stone / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Shute
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

A Bike for You (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Brownscope Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Toonerville Folks / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Fontaine Fox
Pencils:
Fontaine Fox
Inks:
Fontaine Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
This is serious business!
Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Toonerville Folks Sunday (McNaught Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

Little Stanley / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Fontaine Fox
Pencils:
Fontaine Fox
Inks:
Fontaine Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fontaine Fox

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Honest, Mom! You can believe it or not...
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Little Stanley Sunday (McNaught Syndicate) ?

[Fetch] (Table of Contents: 43)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwina Dumm
Pencils:
Edwina Dumm
Inks:
Edwina Dumm
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; animal
Reprints:
  • from Tippie Sunday (The George Matthew Adams Service) 1936-?-?

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

Real Magic to Mystify Your Friends / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Pencils:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I hear ya got an invitation...
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1933-10-22

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

Skippy / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Pencils:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks:
Percy Crosby (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Did ya ever hear this?
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1933-10-22

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Inks:
Gene Byrnes (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Curley is sick an' he can't show up!
Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Gene Byrnes) ?

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
He-e-e ho-ho he-e
Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1937-09-05

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

Popsicle Pete / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant
Inks:
Art Helfant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Pete and his pals have met a lanky stranger...
Genre:
humor; children

[Tor Attacks America, Part 1] (Table of Contents: 50)

Gary Concord, the Ultra-Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer ?
Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer [as Don Shelby]
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer [as Don Shelby]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Guppy; Tor

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

Johnson Smith & Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

Remington Rand / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Red, White and Blue
  2. 1. ["Here's another message to all American boys and girls..."]
  3. 2. [Who Blew Up the Williams Works?]
    Red, White and Blue
  4. 3. ["Buyin' a cow on the installment plan..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  5. 4. ["Puddinhead dear, would you mind sweeping off the sidewalk!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  6. 5. ["I never miss!"]
    Always Belittlin'
  7. 6. ["Say! Ya know those bullets ya sent me?"]
    Skippy
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics
  9. 8. ["Lost wooly dog with mudy feet and a bur on his ear" [sic]]
    Tippie
  10. 9. ["Come on now, Emily..."]
    Toonerville Folks
  11. 10. ["Gee whiz! I wonder who went away and left this nice fire!"]
    Little Stanley
  12. 11. [Rescuing Chinese Refugees]
    Hop Harrigan
  13. 12. ["Daisybelle darling - I had to go out..."]
    Daisybelle
  14. 13. ["And here's a penny for being a good boy!"]
    Daisybelle
  15. 14. ["We just wanta spend our vacation workin' in the factory!"]
    Toonerville Folks
  16. 15. [The Man Who Lives in a Smokestack]
    Believe It or Not
  17. 16. ["Can ya imagine that!?"]
    Always Belittlin'
  18. 17. ["Hello. What are you doin' here?"]
    Skippy
  19. 18. ["Y'oughta see the new toy department..."]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  20. 19. ["Is that the best you can do?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  21. 20. ["Oh, Robert, isn't this thrilling!"]
    Wiley of West Point
  22. 21. ["Hello, Sylvia..."]
    Wiley of West Point
  23. 22. A Thousand Years a Minute [Part 6]
    Adventures in the Unknown
  24. 23. [Sisty Puts the Moves on Dinky]
    Scribbly
  25. 24. Danger Country!
    Ben Webster
  26. 25. Out of the Unknown!
    Ben Webster
  27. 26. The Lost Canyon!
    Ben Webster
  28. 27. Captured!
    Ben Webster
  29. 28. ["Yep, today I go on the judge's bench!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  30. 29. ["Fearless Dan McStew"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  31. 30. ["What's worryin' ya?"]
    Always Belittlin'
  32. 31. ["I wish my left-hand was itchy..."]
    Skippy
  33. 32. [The Holy Water]
    Believe It or Not
  34. 33. [Birds in the Nest]
    Cicero's Cat
  35. 34. [Tablecloth]
    Cicero's Cat
  36. 35. ["If I didn't see it with my own eyes..."]
    Daisybelle
  37. 36. ["Daisybelle decides to take the money out of her bank..."]
    Daisybelle
  38. 37. Thomas Jefferson
    All-American Stamp Page
  39. 38. Death's Playground (Part Three)
    Jimmy Stone
  40. 39. A Bike for You
    The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Brownscope Co.
  42. 41. ["This is serious business!"]
    Toonerville Folks
  43. 42. ["Honest, Mom! You can believe it or not..."]
    Little Stanley
  44. 43. [Fetch]
    Tippie
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
    Real Magic to Mystify Your Friends
  46. 45. ["I hear ya got an invitation..."]
    Always Belittlin'
  47. 46. ["Did ya ever hear this?"]
    Skippy
  48. 47. ["Curley is sick an' he can't show up!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  49. 48. ["He-e-e ho-ho he-e"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  50. 49. ["Pete and his pals have met a lanky stranger..."]
    Popsicle Pete
  51. 50. [Tor Attacks America, Part 1]
    Gary Concord, the Ultra-Man
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Co.
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
    Remington Rand
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