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Canadian version

30-March-2009 8:51 pm
Username: PeterC
Comment: Canadian edition published by Bell Features. According to the index at the Grand Comic-Book Database (http://www.comics.org/details.lasso?id=242125), the contents match the American edition... lots of great Bill Ward artwork!

Issue: #5
Published: [circa late Summer 1950], Price: 0.10 CAD, Pages: 36, Editing: Harry Stein
Color: Colour Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U.S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Genre: Humor
Characters: Torchy Todd

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page) This Bell Feature Comic Group Make Entertaining Reading:
Synopsis: Ad for four comics from Bell Features: Indian Fighter, Captain Science, Spy Cases, and New Heroic Comics. Includes a picture of a kid in a bathtub reading comics.

Comic Story (9 pages)
Synopsis: Ed wins money on the horses and takes Torchy and Tess out to dinner where Torchy's unravelling sweater dress causes a panic.
Genre: Humor
Characters: Torchy Todd Tess Parker Ed Tracy

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Tess and Ed
Synopsis: Ed takes on a ventriloquist with a horse for client and accidentally becomes a circus performer.
Genre: Humor
Characters: Tess Parker Ed Tracy

Comic Story (8 pages)
Synopsis: Ed starts a parking lot and borrows a car to teach Torchy how to drive. Unfortunately an identical car is used at almost the same time to rob a bank.
Genre: Humor
Characters: Torchy Ed Tracy Tess

Text Story (1 page) The Blonde Up Front
Credits: Letters: typeset
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (7 pages)
Synopsis: Ed gets a job working at the wax museum and breaks a wax dummy of Cleopatra. Torchy dresses up as Cleopatra while Ed gets the dummy fixed, but ends up being lent out to a businessman's luncheon.
Genre: Humor
Characters: Torchy Todd [as Cleopatra] Tess Parker Ed Tracy

Advertisement (1 page) Bendix Coaster Brake Wins Again!
Featuring: Bendix
Synopsis: Ad for Bendix bike coaster brakes. Eclipse Machine Division of Bendix Aviation Corporation, Elmira, New York.
Credits: Letters: typeset

Advertisement (1 page) Dolls' Plastic Rain Capes
Synopsis: Ad for doll's clothes from Easy Mail Order Co. at 165 York Street, Toronto.

Advertisement (1 page) Miracle Skin Creme
Featuring: Miracle Drug Company
Synopsis: Ad for Miracle Skin Creme from Miracle Drug Company, 165 York Street, Toronto.
Credits: Pencils: ? (photo) | Inks: ? (photo) | Letters: typeset

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

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