Comics on Parade #v3#11 (35)
(December 1941)

United Feature, 1938 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1941
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

Issue Notes

Listed as being distributed by the American News Company, Inc. Printed in the U.S.A.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fritzi Ritz / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller ?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Fritzi Ritz; Nancy; Phil Fumble
Keywords
snowball fight

Absolutely Free! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Comicscope Co. of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Liquid Fire In Warfare (Table of Contents: 2)

How It Began / illustration / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Paul F. Berdanier
Pencils
Paul F. Berdanier (signed)
Inks
Paul F. Berdanier (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Reprints
  • Newspaper comic strip reprint.

Indexer Notes

A small advertisement from The Porter Chemical Company appears in the upper left corner.

New Lionel Catalog (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Lionel Corporation / advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Fritzi Ritz / comic story / 17.5 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Bushmiller (credited)
Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller (credited)
Inks
Ernie Bushmiller (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Fritzi Ritz; Nancy
Reprints
  • Sunday newspaper comic strip reprints.

Indexer Notes

The Fritzi Ritz comic strip appears on the top half of 35 pages, pages 4-12, 14-33 and 36-41.

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

Phil Fumble / comic story / 17.5 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Bushmiller
Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller (signed)
Inks
Ernie Bushmiller (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Phil Fumble
Reprints
  • Sunday newspaper comic strip reprints.

Indexer Notes

The Phil Fumble comic strip appears on the bottom half of 35 pages, pages 4-12, 14-33 and 36-41.

Who is the Sparkman (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Bulgarian Commemoratives (Table of Contents: 7)

News Notes About Stamps / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
? (title); typeset

Genre
non-fiction; historical
Characters
Christo Boteff
Synopsis
Story of Christo Boteff, 19th century Bulgarian patriot who was honored on three new postage stamps issued by Bulgaria on May 3, 1941 (Scott Catalog numbers 386-388).

Indexer Notes

Appears on pages 34 and 35 (centerspread). Bordering this text article are small mail order advertisements from 36 stamp dealers.

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

Nancy / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Bushmiller (credited)
Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller (credited)
Inks
Ernie Bushmiller (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Fritzi Ritz
Reprints
  • Newspaper comic strips.

Indexer Notes

These appear to be daily strips cobbled together into individual full pages with a masthead.

[Rain put a damper on Bill's C.Q.] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Gilette Bicycle Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ready for Christmas (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Red Ryder; Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Be a Radio Technician (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fritzi Ritz
  2. 1. Absolutely Free!
    Comicscope Co. of America
  3. 2. Liquid Fire In Warfare
    How It Began
  4. 3. New Lionel Catalog
    Lionel Corporation
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Fritzi Ritz
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Phil Fumble
  7. 6. Who is the Sparkman
    Sparkler Comics
  8. 7. Bulgarian Commemoratives
    News Notes About Stamps
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Nancy
  10. 9. [Rain put a damper on Bill's C.Q.]
    Gilette Bicycle Tires
  11. 10. Ready for Christmas
    Red Ryder; Daisy Manufacturing Company
  12. 11. Be a Radio Technician
    National Radio Institute
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