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Uploader: Yoc
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Mirrors: [ Len's Version of PUNCH 20
 
 
The missing page 3 is now added and duplicate pg2 removed.
You can get pg 3 at this link for those that already downloaded the file.
http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/preview/index.php?did=18444&page=3
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Remember way back on October 25, 2011 when Len uploaded his Chesler Mystery Comic here?
(Click on 'Len's Version of PUNCH 20' link above)

We talked about it in Len's Uploads topic starting here -
http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/forum/index.php/topic,1964.msg31402.html#msg31402

Well, all these months later Rangerhouse scanned Another mystery Chesler with The Exact Same contents AND the back cover!
Some detective work on Heritage Auctions which keep an excellent 'Auction Results Archives' section with scans of front and back covers. Looking at all the Dynamic and Punch Comics not already on DCM which had the same story content as our mystery books we narrowed the possibilities down to either Punch Comics #17 or #20.
Punch #20 was the Only book to have the same Baby Ruth back cover as Ranger's book. But the Keltner Index gives a different page count which has always been our stumbling block.

Ranger then mentioned that the cover of his copy had been neatly razor bladed off along the spine and a tiny sliver of it still remained. He took a very close look at what he had and the two Punch issues and has NO DOUBT AT ALL that our mystery books are in deed PUNCH COMICS #20.

We hate to doubt the wonderful work found in The Keltner Index but in this case it was incorrect. The page count is 52pgs and NOT the 36 as reported.

We hope that GCD will update their listing for the book to reflect the information we've found and the scans that are now Both up on DCM.

You can now find both version in the Punch Comics folder. Our thanks to Len and Rangerhouse for sharing this mysterious comic with everyone here.

Enjoy!
-Yoc

28-August-2016 4:05 am
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Username: Crimson-Blue-Green
Comment: How did they get away with topless female nudity on the front cover? Was this ever mentioned in SOTI?
 
 

Issue: #20
Published: July 1947, Price: 0.10 CAD, Pages: 52, Editing: Harry "A" Chesler
Color: Colour Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U.S. Paper Stock: Newsprint Interior; Glossy Cover Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Rocketgirl
Credits: Pencils: Pete Gattuso ?; Ruben Moreira ? | Inks: Pete Gattuso ?; Ruben Moreira ?
Characters: Rocketgirl

Comic Story (6 pages) "Crime was spreading like a dreaded disease."
Featuring: Rocketman
Credits: Pencils: Ruben Moreira ? | Inks: Ruben Moreira ?

Comic Story (6 pages) "Crafty brains turn a simple preservative..."
Featuring: Master Key

Comic Story (5 pages) "At tactical Air Force headquarters..."
Featuring: Happy Landing
Credits: Pencils: Joe Beck | Inks: Otto Eppers

Comic Story (6 pages) "It was a grim game of Post Office that Eddie Green played..."
Featuring: Crime on the Run

Comic Story (2 pages) "Let's not jump at conclusions, lady..."
Featuring: Laughing At Life
Credits: Pencils: Joe Beck | Inks: Otto Eppers

Text Story (1 page) Three Knights in a Daze
Featuring: Pipp Boys
Credits: Script: Will Harr | Letters: typeset
Characters: Pipp Boys [Manny Moe Jack]

Cartoon (1 page) "Lizzie's losin' her grip, lately!"
Featuring: Whiz Crackers
Genre: Humor Anthropomorphic-funny Animals

Comic Story (5 pages) "The audience is getting a great kick out of this juggling act, Oakie!"
Featuring: Jungle Town Show Boat
Credits: Pencils: Joe Beck | Inks: Otto Eppers

Comic Story (6 pages) "Cold blooded gamblers and crooked jockeys..."
Featuring: Johnny On the Spot

Text Story (1 page) Seven Furlongs For Bombshell
Featuring: Pipp Boys
Credits: Script: Bill Harr | Letters: typeset
Characters: Pipp Boys [Manny Moe Jack]

Comic Story (6 pages) "Before I can announce the winner..."
Featuring: Punch and Cutey
Credits: Pencils: Joe Beck | Inks: Otto Eppers

Comic Story (1 page) "Clint Wager, a college player"
Featuring: It's a Fact
Credits: Pencils: Joe Beck | Inks: Otto Eppers ?
Genre: Non-fiction Sports

  The data in the above section is courtesy of the Grand Comics Database™ under a Creative Commons Attribution License.


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