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Popular Comics
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PublicationOctober 1942 | Price: 0.10 USD | Pages: 68 | Frequency: monthly | Editing: George T. Delacorte, Jr. [as G. T. Delacorte, Jr.] (president); Helen Meyer [as H. Meyer] (vice-president); Margarita Delacorte (secretary)
NotesCopyright 1942 by Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
 
FeaturingSmilin' Jack
CreditsLetters: typeset
ContentGenre: Adventure | Characters: Smilin' Jack [Jack Martin]
 
Comic Story"There's no living in this house since Bim found that baby on the doorstep last Sunday" (1 page)
SynopsisBim's wife and mother-in-law leave him when he won't get rid of the baby he found on the doorstep.
FeaturingThe Gumps
CreditsScript: Gus Edson (credited) | Pencils: Gus Edson (credited) | Inks: Gus Edson (credited)
ContentGenre: Drama | Characters: Andrew Gump; Min Gump; Uncle Bim Gump [Benjamin Gump]; Millie Gump; Hortense De Stross; Little Napolean (a baby)
NotesOn inside front cover in black, white and red.
 
Comic Story"Brakes do your stuff" (8 pages)
FeaturingSmilin' Jack
CreditsScript: Zack Mosley (credited) | Pencils: Zack Mosley (credited) | Inks: Zack Mosley (credited)
ContentGenre: Adventure | Characters: Smilin' Jack [Jack Martin]; Fat Stuff; Downwind Jaxon; Mrs. Andrews; Woo-Woo Bali; Mary Smith; Mummy Smith (first appearance)
 
Comic Story"While Connie and Big Stoop are puzzling over their reward money" (8 pages)
SynopsisConnie and Big Stoop spend their reward money.
FeaturingTerry and the Pirates
CreditsScript: Milton Caniff (credited) | Pencils: Milton Caniff (credited) | Inks: Milton Caniff (credited)
ContentGenre: Adventure | Characters: Terry Lee; Pat Ryan; Connie [George Webster Confucius]; Big Stoop; Reginald Smythe-Heatherstone; Miss Mokin; Weazel [M. Belette] (villain); Baron De Plexus (villain)
 
Comic Story"Scene - A clubhouse of the Police Athletic League" (8 pages)
FeaturingNick Terry as The Owl
CreditsScript: Frank Thomas (credited) | Pencils: Frank Thomas (credited) | Inks: Frank Thomas (credited)
ContentGenre: Superhero | Characters: Owl [Nick Terry]; Belle Wayne; Chief Murphy; Smitty; Victor Mason (first appearance; death); Bummy Mason (first appearance; villain)
NotesCopr., 1942, by R. S. Callender
 
Comic Story"After drifting for days on a life raft, Dave and Alan Burnham land on a jungle-fringed beach" (8 pages)
FeaturingThe Hurricane Kids
CreditsScript: Albert Hartje (credited) | Pencils: Will Ely (credited) | Inks: Will Ely (credited)
ContentGenre: Adventure | Characters: The Hurricane Kids [Alan Burnham; Dave Burnham]
NotesCopr., 1942, by R. S. Callender
 
Comic Story"After rescuing Professor Lancton, Don heads back for the naval base." (5 pages)
FeaturingDon Winslow of the Navy
CreditsScript: Frank V. Martinek (credited) | Pencils: Leon A. Beroth [as L. A. Beroth] (signed) | Inks: Leon A. Beroth [as L. A. Beroth] (signed)
ContentGenre: War | Characters: Don Winslow; Red Pennington; Betty Shipman; Mr. Shipman; Mrs. Shipman; Captain X (villain)
 
Comic StoryYep, Nina, I've got to cork her" (4 pages)
FeaturingGasoline Alley
CreditsScript: Frank King (credited) | Pencils: Frank King (credited) | Inks: Frank King (credited)
ContentGenre: Drama | Characters: Skeezix Wallet; Nina Clock; Tops; Jerry; Gootch; Whimpy
 
Comic StoryThe Sea Gull Gang! (6 pages)
FeaturingGang Busters
ContentGenre: Crime | Characters: Chief John Winston; Harry (death); Joe; The Sea Gull Gang (villains); Pug Miller (villain); Fagan (villain)
NotesCopr., 1942, by Phillips H. Lord, Inc.
 
Text StoryMosquito Boat Raid (2 pages)
CreditsLetters: typeset
 
Comic Story"After many hair-raising adventures in South America" (7 pages)
FeaturingCyclone
CreditsPencils: John Hampton [as J. Wade Hampton] (credited) | Inks: John Hampton [as J. Wade Hampton] (credited)
ContentGenre: Western-frontier | Characters: Cyclone; Midge; Calico (a horse); Cal Grant (first appearance); Scarface Gowdy (first appearance; villain)
NotesCopr., 1942, by R. S. Callender.
 
Comic Story"I've tried every means known to science and haven't grown any hair yet!" (1 page)
FeaturingSmokey Stover
CreditsScript: Bill Holman (credited) | Pencils: Bill Holman (credited) | Inks: Bill Holman (credited)
ContentGenre: Humor | Characters: Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (a cat)
 
Comic StoryWhat in blazes do you think Chief Cash U. Nutt and Smokey are up to now" (1 page)
FeaturingSmokey Stover
CreditsScript: Bill Holman (credited) | Pencils: Bill Holman (credited) | Inks: Bill Holman (credited)
ContentGenre: Humor | Characters: Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (a cat)
 
Comic StoryThe Return of Robin Hood [Part 2] (6 pages)
FeaturingRobin Hood
CreditsScript: Gaylord Du Bois | Pencils: Jon Small | Inks: Jon Small
ContentGenre: Adventure; Historical | Characters: Robin Hood; Sir Harry Gamwell
NotesCopyright 1942 by R. S. Callender. Gaylord Du Bois was credited as the writer for the first part of this story in Popular Comics #79, so including him as possible writer for this chapter. Jon Small credited as artist for first part of this story in Popular Comics #79. Art spotters on the GCD Main list agree Jon Small did the art on this story (May 2011). Gaylord Du Bois script credit for Return of Robin Hood [episode 2] as per page 786, "Catalog of Copyright Entries 1942 Pamphlets, Leaflets, Etc. New Series Vol 39 Pt. 1," by Library of Congress, Copyright Office, Published 1942. Gaylord Du Bois script identification confirmed by David Porta, January 9, 2017.
 
Publisher advertisement12 Big Issues of Popular Comics Now Only $1.00 (1 page)
FeaturingPopular Comics
NotesOn inside back cover in black, white and red.
 
AdvertisementChoose Your Prize! Get it the American Way (1 page)
FeaturingAmerican Specialty Co.
NotesBack cover.
 
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