New Fun #v1#6
(October 1935)

DC, 1935 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1935
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Allied Publications, Inc.
Editing
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (editor and publisher); William H. Cook (managing editor); Connie Naar (assistant editor); Tom McNamara (cartoon editor)
Color
Black and White (#1-2), Partially in Color (#3-6)
Dimensions
10" x 15"
Paper Stock
Newsprint Interior, Glossy Covers (#1-3); Paper Covers (#4-6)
Binding
Saddle-Stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Charley Fish / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heck! Sliced again!
Genre
humor

[The Gavonian Affair, Part 6] (Table of Contents: 1)

Sandra of the Secret Service / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
W. C. Brigham
Inks
W. C. Brigham
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Sandra; Lothar; Reynolds

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

Brad Hardy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
W. C. Brigham [as Brig]
Inks
W. C. Brigham [as Brig]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brad Hardy and Prince Kardos are sentenced by Naga
Genre
adventure
Characters
Brad Hardy; Prince Kardos; Naga

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

Don Drake / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
Clem Gretter
Inks
Clem Gretter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don Drake and Betty, en route to the midget city of Zetruria are seized by giant hands
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Don Drake; Betty

In the Wake of the Wander [Part 4] (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain Grim / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Cooper
Pencils
Tom Cooper [as Mac Ferguson]
Inks
Tom Cooper
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical

In Far Off China (Table of Contents: 5)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
Leo O'Mealia
Inks
Leo O'Mealia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

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

Cap'n Spinacker / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Tom McNamara
Pencils
Tom McNamara [as Tom]
Inks
Tom McNamara
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[The Mystery Plane, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 7)

Bob Merritt / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
Leo O'Mealia
Inks
Leo O'Mealia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation

Indexer Notes

adapted from his Bill Barnes novel.

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

Along the Main Line / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Cooper
Pencils
Tom Cooper (signed)
Inks
Tom Cooper
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yeah! With this consignment of gold I'm a bit-- skeery!!
Genre
detective-mystery

Manuel Belgrano (Table of Contents: 9)

Famous In South America / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
W. C. Brigham
Inks
W. C. Brigham
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[Damsel in Distress, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 10)

Jack Woods / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils
W. C. Brigham
Inks
W. C. Brigham
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery

Remote Control! (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

Movies / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
G-Men and gunmen, sea stories and westerns
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Movie reviews, very brief. Mutiny on the Bounty, Powersmoke Range, Anapolis, Freckles, the Littlest Rebel and others.

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

Radio / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

A review of children's programs.

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

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Stahl (signed)
Pencils
Al Stahl (signed)
Inks
Al Stahl (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy! Now's the time to practice on my indoor golf-
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Stamps and Coins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Fun Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Dick Loederer

Indexer Notes

Photo of Dick Loederer former art director on this page.

[Indian Ambush, Part 6] (Table of Contents: 17)

Buckskin Jim / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Cooper
Pencils
Tom Cooper
Inks
Tom Cooper
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

Joe Louis (Table of Contents: 18)

Sports / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Archibald
Pencils
Joe Archibald
Inks
Joe Archibald
Letters
typeset; ?

Genre
non-fiction

Shavetail Part 2 (Table of Contents: 19)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-NIcholson
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; military
Reprints
  • from September 15, 1930 issue of Adventure Magazine

[The Haunted House, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 20)

Slim Pickins / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Stan Randall
Pencils
Stan Randall
Inks
Stan Randall
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The First Hundred Years / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Stan Randall [as Ran]
Pencils
Stan Randall [as Ran]
Inks
Stan Randall [as Ran]
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Mr. Plotz / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
E. F. Koscik
Pencils
E. F. Koscik
Inks
E. F. Koscik
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Professor / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
E. F. Koscik
Pencils
E. F. Koscik
Inks
E. F. Koscik
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So the old professor hired two dicks to guard the formula, eh?
Genre
adventure; humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ray Wardel
Pencils
Ray Wardel (signed)
Inks
Ray Wardel
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're back in the haunted house
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Bobby; Binks; Pharoah Tutankhamen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Frank of the Frontier / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Muheim
Pencils
Henry Muheim
Inks
Henry Muheim
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Leaving the blockhouse, carrying only his rifle, Frank of the Frontier enters the primeval forest.
Genre
western-frontier

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

My Grandpa / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Tom McNamara [as Lefty Peters]
Pencils
Tom McNamara
Inks
Tom McNamara
Letters
?

Genre
children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

After School / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Tom McNamara
Pencils
Tom McNamara (signed)
Inks
Tom McNamara
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wait till I get all blacked up and put my clown suit on
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

last appearance

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

Spike Spalding / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Letters
?

Genre
children

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

Wing Brady / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Henry Kiefer
Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The infidel dogs will not dare to shoot!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Wing Brady; Slim

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

Henri Duval / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Joe Shuster
Inks
Joe Shuster
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why have we stopped?
Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Henri Duval (introduction); Cecile; The King
Synopsis
Henri Duval saves the King from a band of highwaymen.

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

New Fun Magic / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Richard Loederer [as Dick]
Inks
Richard Loederer [as Dick]
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Books Books / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Archibald
Inks
Joe Archibald
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Fanny / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Charley Fish / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yo Ho - Mister Fish!
Genre
humor

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

Dr. Occult / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel [as Leger]
Pencils
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Inks
Joe Shuster
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dr. Occult, the Ghost Detective, has sworn to combat supernatural evil in this world.
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Dr. Occult (introduction); Lois Amster; Sander Amster; Rose Psychic; The Vampire
Synopsis
Dr. Occult and his partner Rose attempt to stop a vampire from attacking the Amsters.

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

Ramblin' Jim / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Stan Randall
Pencils
Stan Randall
Inks
Stan Randall
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well bless my stars! It's a boy - an' looks t' me like there has been foul play!
Genre
adventure; humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Try an' Get It / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Stan Randall [as Ran]
Pencils
Stan Randall [as Ran]
Inks
Stan Randall [as Ran]
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Join the Treasure Hunt Contest (Table of Contents: 38)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
W. C. Brigham
Inks
W. C. Brigham
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Solve These Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Matt Curzon
Pencils
Matt Curzon
Inks
Matt Curzon
Letters
Matt Curzon ?

The Organ Grinder (Table of Contents: 40)

Junior Funsters / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Connie Narr
Pencils
Connie Narr [as CN]
Inks
Connie Narr [as CN]
Letters
typeset

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

Oscar / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
John Patterson
Pencils
John Patterson
Inks
John Patterson
Letters
John Patterson

Genre
humor

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

Skipper Hicks / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
John Patterson
Pencils
John Patterson (signed)
Inks
John Patterson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Skipper Hicks and his pal, Soupladle Jones received a cablegram
Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Famous Flights / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Whitney
Pencils
Al Whitney
Inks
Al Whitney
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The first airmail in history
Genre
non-fiction

[Episode 6] (Table of Contents: 44)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson ? (adaptation); Sir Walter Scott (original novel)
Pencils
Raymond Perry ?
Inks
Raymond Perry ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical

Indexer Notes

adapted from Sir Walter Scott's novel

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

Spike Spalding / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Colors
?
Letters
Vin Sullivan

Genre
humor; children

[Episode 2] (Table of Contents: 46)

Treasure Island / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sven Elven
Inks
Sven Elven
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical

Indexer Notes

adapted from the Robert Louis Stevenson novel

[Prince of Patrania, Part 4] (Table of Contents: 47)

Spike Spalding / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Vin Sullivan
Pencils
Vin Sullivan
Inks
Vin Sullivan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Sonny / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Little Linda / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The court has appointed a guardian
Genre
children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

Jack Andrews / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Tom Cooper
Pencils
Tom Cooper
Inks
Tom Cooper
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy! It's good to be back!
Genre
adventure

[Dewey and the Pirates, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 51)

Midshipman Dewey / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Richard Loederer ? [as Ral]
Pencils
Richard Loederer ? [as Ral]
Inks
Richard Loederer ? [as Ral]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Characters
Jack Dewey

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

Doubtful Dave / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Al Stahl (signed)
Pencils
Al Stahl (signed)
Inks
Al Stahl (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

Pelion and Ossa / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Al Stahl
Pencils
Al Stahl (signed)
Inks
Al Stahl (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I just thought of a swell idea, Pelion- Let's go camping!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

2023: Super Police / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
Clem Gretter
Inks
Clem Gretter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To the lava hills! Run for your lives!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Rex; Kiddlaw; The Electro Executioner
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Heck! Sliced again!"]
    Charley Fish
  2. 1. [The Gavonian Affair, Part 6]
    Sandra of the Secret Service
  3. 2. ["Brad Hardy and Prince Kardos are sentenced by Naga"]
    Brad Hardy
  4. 3. ["Don Drake and Betty, en route to the midget city of Zetruria are seized by giant hands"]
    Don Drake
  5. 4. In the Wake of the Wander [Part 4]
    Captain Grim
  6. 5. In Far Off China
    Barry O'Neill
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Cap'n Spinacker
  8. 7. [The Mystery Plane, Part 2]
    Bob Merritt
  9. 8. ["Yeah! With this consignment of gold I'm a bit-- skeery!!"]
    Along the Main Line
  10. 9. Manuel Belgrano
    Famous In South America
  11. 10. [Damsel in Distress, Part 3]
    Jack Woods
  12. 11. Remote Control!
  13. 12. ["G-Men and gunmen, sea stories and westerns"]
    Movies
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Radio
  15. 14. ["Oh boy! Now's the time to practice on my indoor golf-"]
    Oswald the Rabbit
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stamps and Coins
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Fun Mail
  18. 17. [Indian Ambush, Part 6]
    Buckskin Jim
  19. 18. Joe Louis
    Sports
  20. 19. Shavetail Part 2
  21. 20. [The Haunted House, Part 2]
    Slim Pickins
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    The First Hundred Years
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Mr. Plotz
  24. 23. ["So the old professor hired two dicks to guard the formula, eh?"]
    Professor
  25. 24. ["We're back in the haunted house"]
    Magic Crystal of History
  26. 25. ["Leaving the blockhouse, carrying only his rifle, Frank of the Frontier enters the primeval forest."]
    Frank of the Frontier
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    My Grandpa
  28. 27. ["Wait till I get all blacked up and put my clown suit on"]
    After School
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Spike Spalding
  30. 29. ["The infidel dogs will not dare to shoot!"]
    Wing Brady
  31. 30. ["Why have we stopped?"]
    Henri Duval
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    New Fun Magic
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Books Books
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Fanny
  35. 34. ["Yo Ho - Mister Fish!"]
    Charley Fish
  36. 35. ["Dr. Occult, the Ghost Detective, has sworn to combat supernatural evil in this world."]
    Dr. Occult
  37. 36. ["Well bless my stars! It's a boy - an' looks t' me like there has been foul play!"]
    Ramblin' Jim
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Try an' Get It
  39. 38. Join the Treasure Hunt Contest
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Solve These Puzzles
  41. 40. The Organ Grinder
    Junior Funsters
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Oscar
  43. 42. ["Skipper Hicks and his pal, Soupladle Jones received a cablegram"]
    Skipper Hicks
  44. 43. ["The first airmail in history"]
    Famous Flights
  45. 44. [Episode 6]
    Ivanhoe
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    Spike Spalding
  47. 46. [Episode 2]
    Treasure Island
  48. 47. [Prince of Patrania, Part 4]
    Spike Spalding
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
    Sonny
  50. 49. ["The court has appointed a guardian"]
    Little Linda
  51. 50. ["Boy! It's good to be back!"]
    Jack Andrews
  52. 51. [Dewey and the Pirates, Part 3]
    Midshipman Dewey
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
    Doubtful Dave
  54. 53. ["I just thought of a swell idea, Pelion- Let's go camping!"]
    Pelion and Ossa
  55. 54. ["To the lava hills! Run for your lives!"]
    2023: Super Police
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