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Zoot Comics 005 (damaged)

scanned from a book with a coupon cut out, affecting the art of the last story, also has holes punched in the bottom outside corners along with a pink and blue tinge colloring on some pages like the ink bleed through.

rangerhouse book and scans
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15-October-2013 11:17 am
Username: SCOTT
Comment: Not all Zoot Comics are alike.

Issue: #5
Published: January-February 1947, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 36, Editing: Victor Fox
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age US Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Dotty Doakes; Peter Poke
Genre: Humor
Characters: Dotty Doakes Peter Poke

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page)
Synopsis: Promo ad for Green coupons, found inside 7 Fox comic titles.

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Peter Poke
Synopsis: Bookish high school student Peter tries to join the football team to impress fellow student Claire. He becomes the water boy but is pressed into action and helps win the big game.
Credits: Letters: typeset
Genre: Humor Teen
Characters: Peter Poke Claire Coach

Comic Story (10 pages) Bobby Sox and the Three Bears
Featuring: Horse Opera
Synopsis: Papa Bear runs a juke joint called the Bear Down. Bobby Sox arrives to babysit Just Plain Bear, then discovers he's been kidnaped by T. Worthington Wolf. Bobby and Papa Bear ride Harry the Horse to Wolf's house, saving Just Plain Bear from becoming the villain's dinner.
Genre: Humor Anthropomorphic-funny Animals
Characters: Bobby Sox Papa Bear Mama Bear Just Plain Bear Harry The Horse T. Worthington Wolf

Text Story (2 pages) Percy in the Haunted House
Credits: Script: Al Huston | Letters: typeset

Comic Story (3 pages)
Featuring: Gloria on the Job
Synopsis: Newspaper editor Uppercase promises to give Gloria a job if she can take a photo of reclusive Snodgrass Crabtree. She stumbles across the man at the zoo and snaps his photo, only to discover she forgot to wind the film and got a bizarre double-exposure.
Genre: Humor
Characters: Gloria Mr. Uppercase Snodgrass Crabtree

Cartoon (1 page)
Featuring: Well I Never!
Synopsis: Two unrelated gag cartoons.

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Walter the Waiter
Synopsis: Walter causes his boss to spill soup on his trousers. The boss sends Walter to have them cleaned, but when customers arrive at the restaurant, the boss has to substitute as the waiter and conceal his trouser-less state.
Credits: Script: ? [as J. L. Keen] | Letters: typeset
Genre: Humor
Characters: Walter Boss

Comic Story (3 pages)
Featuring: Dotty Doakes
Synopsis: Dotty decides to take a vacation to get a rest, but her vacation leaves her more exhausted than ever.
Credits: Letters: typeset
Genre: Humor
Characters: Dotty Doakes

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page)
Synopsis: Promo ad showing the prizes that can be redeemed using Green coupons from 7 Fox comics.
Credits: Letters: typeset

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