Knockout #387
(July 27th 1946)

Amalgamated Press, 1939 Series
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Price
3d [0-0-3 GBP]
Pages
16
Indicia Frequency
Every Wednesday
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.
Editing
?
Color
Colour Cover; Black and White Interior
Dimensions
11 1/2" high, 9 1/4" wide
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched (some loose)
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at https://comicbookplus.com


Help the Fair Man to Get Customers (Table of Contents)

Deed-a-Day Danny / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hugh McNeill [as Mc] (signed)
Inks
Hugh McNeill [as Mc] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humour; children
Characters
Deed-a-Day Danny
Synopsis
Danny brings a military jet engine to a merry-go-round operator.

The Man in the Cave (Table of Contents: 1)

The Smuggler's Secret / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

It's the Gremlins! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Robinson
Pencils
Fred Robinson
Inks
Fred Robinson
Letters
Fred Robinson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our gremlins are going on holiday next week...
Genre
humour
Characters
Gremlins

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

Billy Bunter / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Minnitt
Pencils
Frank Minnitt
Inks
Frank Minnitt
Letters
Frank Minnitt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rotten show, what?
Genre
humour
Characters
Billy Bunter

Holding Up Branston (Table of Contents: 4)

That Tough Guy, Ling! / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

Mike / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've mislaid a ten shilling note somewhere, Mike.
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Mike

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

Daffy the Cowboy 'Tec / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Matthews
Inks
Leonard Matthews
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've just copped Egbert the Egg-Snatcher with the goods, Daffy!
Genre
humour; western-frontier
Characters
Daffy

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

Professor Peanut / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll tie a knot on my finger so I won't forget the message!
Genre
humour
Characters
Professor Peanut

The Coral Island [Part 20] (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
R. M. Ballantyne (original story); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Mike Hubbard
Inks
Mike Hubbard
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Final chapter of the adaptation.

In the Well (Table of Contents: 9)

Jack, Jill and Jollikins / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
George E. Rochester
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

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

Handy Andy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm giving a lecture on eggs, so I want you to arrange them nicely, O.K.?
Genre
humour
Characters
Handy Andy

The Atom Eggs [Part 10] (Table of Contents: 11)

Sexton Blake / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters
Sexton Blake; Tinker; Lotus; Hoo Sung; Zanadu
Synopsis
Tinker sneaks into Zanadu's hidden city.
Keywords
atom eggs; volcano

Round-Up (Table of Contents: 12)

Happy-Go-Lucky Mike / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

Our Ernie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hugh McNeill
Inks
Hugh McNeill
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yippee! Blackpool!
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Ernie Entwhistle
Synopsis
Ernie and his family search for lodgings in Blackpool.
Keywords
Blackpool

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

Pin-Up Jokes / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
? (red tones)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I thought you said there were fish in this pond?
Genre
humour
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Help the Fair Man to Get Customers
    Deed-a-Day Danny
  2. 1. The Man in the Cave
    The Smuggler's Secret
  3. 2. ["Our gremlins are going on holiday next week..."]
    It's the Gremlins!
  4. 3. ["Rotten show, what?"]
    Billy Bunter
  5. 4. Holding Up Branston
    That Tough Guy, Ling!
  6. 5. ["I've mislaid a ten shilling note somewhere, Mike."]
    Mike
  7. 6. ["I've just copped Egbert the Egg-Snatcher with the goods, Daffy!"]
    Daffy the Cowboy 'Tec
  8. 7. ["I'll tie a knot on my finger so I won't forget the message!"]
    Professor Peanut
  9. 8. The Coral Island [Part 20]
  10. 9. In the Well
    Jack, Jill and Jollikins
  11. 10. ["I'm giving a lecture on eggs, so I want you to arrange them nicely, O.K.?"]
    Handy Andy
  12. 11. The Atom Eggs [Part 10]
    Sexton Blake
  13. 12. Round-Up
    Happy-Go-Lucky Mike
  14. 13. ["Yippee! Blackpool!"]
    Our Ernie
  15. 14. ["I thought you said there were fish in this pond?"]
    Pin-Up Jokes
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