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Dogface Dooley (1951 ME) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Dogface Dooley (1951 ME) 1
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1568541019
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #1246575006
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout.

    Sometimes listed as A1 Comics (1944 Life's Romances) #40. Part of A1 Comics, an anthology from Magazine Enterprises with content that varied from month to month. This issue featured military humor in the style of Beetle Bailey. "Dogface" was a slang term for US infantry troops in WWII. Dogface Dooley tries to sneak away from a training exercise to hang out with his girlfriend Carol, the general's daughter. Dogface dons a dress to sneak off base for the weekend. DD's pal Seegee ruins a billiards exhibition when the ball accidentally gets caught in his throat. Dogface Dooley; The Weak End Pass; Seegee; Clothes Make the Man. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Dogface Dooley (1951 ME) 2
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1624890002
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout.

    Stories by Gardner Fox. Sometimes listed as A1 Comics (1944 Life's Romances) #40. Part of A1 Comics, an anthology from Magazine Enterprises with content that varied from month to month. This issue featured military humor in the style of Beetle Bailey. "Dogface" was a slang term for US infantry troops in WWII. Dogface attempts to make friends with his fellow grunts; Dogface tries to turn janitorial work into something a soldier can be proud of; Sergeant Shark goes on a date. Stories by future comics legend Gardner Fox. Making Friends; Running Wild; Mopping Up the Enemy; Sergeant Shark. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Dogface Dooley (1951 ME) 3
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout. Graded by MCS, not consignor.

    Sometimes listed as A1 Comics (1944 Life's Romances) #49. Part of A1 Comics, an anthology from Magazine Enterprises with content that varied from month to month. This issue featured military humor in the style of Beetle Bailey. "Dogface" was a slang term for US infantry troops in WWII. Seegee volunteers himself, Dogface and Sarge to participate in a stage show; Sarge accidentally carries a grenade with him when he goes on a date; DD and Sarge compete for a woman's affections. The Back-Stage Riot; The Grenade Parade; Hey, Sarge!; Well, Kiss My Foot. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Dogface Dooley (1951 ME) 4
    • 1.25" Cumulative spine split.
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout. Graded by MCS, not consignor.
  • Issue #5
    Dogface Dooley (1951 ME) 5
    • INCOMPLETE. Multiple pages missing(3 pages), interrupts art and story.
    • Consignment. 3% buyer's premium charged at checkout. Graded by MCS, not consignor.

    Art by Al Wiseman and others. Sometimes listed as A1 Comics (1944 Life's Romances) #64. Part of A1 Comics, an anthology from Magazine Enterprises with content that varied from month to month. This issue featured military humor in the style of Beetle Bailey. "Dogface" was a slang term for US infantry troops in WWII. Dogface and Seegee are caught between jealous women on their last night before shipping out; Sgt. Shark's squadron crashes in the middle of the Pacific, but is rescued by native islanders; Winnie and Wanda are tempted by boys on the beach after their boyfriends Dogface and Seegee go overseas. Sail-or Beware; Ships Out; Winnie and Wanda, the WAC-ky Warriors; Counterspy. Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.