Knockout #397
(October 5th 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 Him Get to the Fancy Dress Dance (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; Colonel Brickred
Synopsis
Danny convinces a man to attend a costume ball dressed as a tiger, but Colonel Brickred mistakes the costumed man for a real tiger.

Missed! (Table of Contents: 1)

Smiler Burton / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Smiler Burton

[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
Look out chums!
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
Ho! Ho! No one will think of looking here...
Genre
humour
Characters
Billy Bunter

£100 Reward! (Table of Contents: 4)

That Tough Guy, Ling! / comic 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'm up first this morning...
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
Gotcher! It's Maxie the Moose no less!
Genre
humour; western-frontier
Characters
Daffy; Maxie the Moose

[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
Tut-tut. I can't remember what is in this bottle
Genre
humour
Characters
Professor Peanut

D'artagnan to the Rescue! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Three Musketeers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Alexandre Dumas (original story); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Mike Hubbard
Inks
Mike Hubbard
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
D'artagnan

Skrimpy's Smart Idea (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
Practice making a graceful entrance then maybe I'll give you a job!
Genre
humour
Characters
Handy Andy

The Atom Eggs [Part 20] (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; Zorogu
Synopsis
Zanadu abdicates his throne in favour of Zorogu and Sexton departs the hidden city with his friends.
Keywords
atom eggs; stratoplane

Indexer Notes

Conclusion of the story.

We're Worth a Fortune! (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
Climb aboard, Ernie - I'm going to sweep the mill chimney!
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Ernie Entwhistle; Professor Twiddle
Synopsis
Professor Twiddle builds a giant vacuum cleaner to empty the mill's chimneys of soot.
Keywords
blackface

[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
Why don't you try counting to get to sleep?
Genre
humour
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Help Him Get to the Fancy Dress Dance
    Deed-a-Day Danny
  2. 1. Missed!
    Smiler Burton
  3. 2. ["Look out chums!"]
    It's the Gremlins!
  4. 3. ["Ho! Ho! No one will think of looking here..."]
    Billy Bunter
  5. 4. £100 Reward!
    That Tough Guy, Ling!
  6. 5. ["I'm up first this morning..."]
    Mike
  7. 6. ["Gotcher! It's Maxie the Moose no less!"]
    Daffy the Cowboy 'Tec
  8. 7. ["Tut-tut. I can't remember what is in this bottle"]
    Professor Peanut
  9. 8. D'artagnan to the Rescue!
    The Three Musketeers
  10. 9. Skrimpy's Smart Idea
    Jack, Jill and Jollikins
  11. 10. ["Practice making a graceful entrance then maybe I'll give you a job!"]
    Handy Andy
  12. 11. The Atom Eggs [Part 20]
    Sexton Blake
  13. 12. We're Worth a Fortune!
    Happy-Go-Lucky Mike
  14. 13. ["Climb aboard, Ernie - I'm going to sweep the mill chimney!"]
    Our Ernie
  15. 14. ["Why don't you try counting to get to sleep?"]
    Pin-Up Jokes
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