Smith's Weekly v28#18

Published
29 June 1946
Page count
29?
Cover price
4d [0-0-4 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Tabloid
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Folded
Format
Newspaper series (no comics)
Branding
None

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Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Dutch Troops and Australian Clash at Morotai Cover, 0.3 pages

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Show/hide 1. Untitled Comic story, 0.1 pages

"No, don't bother getting up old man; we're only going to Wynyard!"

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Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Norm Mitchell, scripter [signed]
Art
Norm Mitchell, line art [signed]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 2. Untitled Comic story, 0.1 pages

"I was simply coining money; but they caught me trying to pass it!"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Lance Mattinson, scripter [signed as Lance M.]
Art
Lance Mattinson, line art [signed as Lance M.]
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, typeset
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Bits and Pieces) Illustration, 0.2 pages

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Feature
Bits and Pieces

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Writing
L. W. Lower, scripter [credited]
Art
Jean Cullen, line art [signed as Cullen]
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, typeset
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Smith's Vaudevillians) Comic story, 0.2 pages

"La cucaracha…"

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Feature
Smith's Vaudevillians
Genre
Humour

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Writing
Jim Russell, scripter
Art
Jim Russell, line art
Text
Jim Russell , letterer
Show/hide 5. For Cryin' Out Loud! Text article, 0.6 pages

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Writing
John Quinn, author [credited]
Art
Les Dixon, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 6. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"Room for another one, mate?"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
T. Whiley, scripter [signed as Whiley]
Art
T. Whiley, line art [signed as Whiley]
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, typeset
Show/hide 7. Untitled Cartoon, 0.2 pages

"I've got an alibi!"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
, scripter [signed as DAL]
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, line art [signed as DAL]
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, typeset
Show/hide 8. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"Too small, nothin'! She threw me back because I was too fresh!"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Frank Jessup , scripter [signed] (unclear)
Art
Frank Jessup , line art [signed] (unclear)
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, typeset
Show/hide 9. Frigid Midget (Oigle) Comic story, 0.2 pages

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Feature
Oigle
Genre
Humour

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Writing
Joe Jonsson, scripter
Art
Joe Jonsson, line art
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 10. Syndication on the Way Text article, 0.1 pages

"Daily newspapers shortly may be getting all their Canberra news from a syndication services to be operated in the capital by Australian Associated Press, of which most metropolitan daily newspapers are members."

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Show/hide 11. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"Now, look, you're not speaking to a customer!"

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Humour

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Writing
Percy Cannot, scripter [signed]
Art
Percy Cannot, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 12. Untitled Cartoon, 0.2 pages

"Cripes! A bloke can't turn his back for five years without something going astray!"

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Humour

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Writing
Albert Smith, scripter [signed]
Art
Albert Smith, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 13. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"Hah! Sowing wild oats, I suppose?"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Frank Jessup, scripter [signed]
Art
Frank Jessup, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 14. Dogtor Comic story, 0.1 pages

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Les Dixon, scripter [signed]
Art
Les Dixon, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 15. William James Farrar (1845-1906) (Men of Stamina) Advertisement, 0.2 pages

"Australia, and indeed the whole world, is under the lasting debt of gratitude to Farrar. Working in a most generous manner and entirely for the good fo the country, he gave Australia her might wheat industry."

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Feature
Men of Stamina

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Show/hide 16. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"Don't you want to make a name for yourself?"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Lance Mattinson, scripter [signed as Lance M.]
Art
Lance Mattinson, line art [signed as Lance M.]
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, typeset
Show/hide 17. A Hot Spotlight Still on the Comrades (Political Form Guide) Text article, 0.7 pages

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Feature
Political Form Guide

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Writing
Edgar Holt, author [credited]
Art
Les Dixon, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 18. Untitled Cartoon, 0.2 pages

"It's a terrible situation, my poor girl! This beastly stuff is all we've saved from the wreck, and we may be here for years!"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
, scripter [signed as DAL]
Art
, line art [signed as DAL]
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, typeset
Show/hide 19. Untitled Comic story, 0.2 pages

"I am also allowed to earn fifty-two pounds a year if I can get out of this damn wheelchair!"

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Writing
Joe Jonsson, scripter [signed as J. Jonsson]
Art
Joe Jonsson, line art [signed as J. Jonsson]
Text
Joe Jonsson , letterer
Show/hide 20. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"Dear sir, I never had any use for your libellous rage until the shortage of cigarette papers!"

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Genre
Humour
Code
4126

Credits

Writing
Lance Mattinson, scripter [signed as Lance M.]
Art
Lance Mattinson, line art [signed as Lance M.]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 21. When Death Sat on the Doorstep Text story, 0.7 pages

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Genre
Adventure

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Writing
Ronald Morgan, author [credited]
Art
Norm Rice, line art [signed] (illustration)
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, typeset
Show/hide 22. Jim Russell on Tour Cartoon, 0.2 pages

"If you've never been on a 14 days non-stop troopship-style sea trip to America 'you haven't missed much'."

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Jim Russell, scripter [signed]
Art
Jim Russell, line art [signed]
Text
Jim Russell, letterer
Show/hide 23. How to be Happy, though Marooned (Cartoon of Week) Cartoon, 0.2 pages

""Sydney suburban trains outside peak periods now run hourly." - News Fact"

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Feature
Cartoon of Week
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Joe Jonsson, scripter [signed as J. Jonsson]
Art
Joe Jonsson, line art [signed as J. Jonsson]
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, typeset
Show/hide 24. Only the Stars are Neutral (Mr. and Mrs. Pott) Comic story, 0.2 pages

"What's wrong?"

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Feature
Mr. and Mrs. Pott
Genre
Humour

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Writing
Jim Russell, scripter [signed]
Art
Jim Russell, line art [signed]
Text
Jim Russell, letterer
Show/hide 25. The First of the Many Text article, 0.4 pages

"We took a quick glance at the syndicated children's comics in "The Sydney Morning Herald" and the "Daily Telegraph," and were so upset by the evidence of senile decay in the one and retared development in the other that we couldn't get around to see our friend Syd Nicholls quick enough."

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, line art (illustration)
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, typeset

Reprint history

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"Middy Malone" A Book of Pirates (Syd Nicholls, 1941?) ([November 1941])
Show/hide 26. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"That's what they mean when they say 'the field is strung out'!"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Joe Jonsson, scripter [signed as J. Jonsson]
Art
Joe Jonsson, line art [signed as J. Jonsson]
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, typeset
Show/hide 27. Untitled Cartoon, 0.2 pages

"Don't you think it's time somebody reported this big cheat to the club president?"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Norm Mitchell, scripter [signed]
Art
Norm Mitchell, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 28. Untitled [The Unofficial History of the AIF, RAAF and RAN] Text article, 1 page

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Writing
, author
Art
Norm Mitchell, line art [signed] (illustration)
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, typeset
Show/hide 29. Quick Relief Comic story, 0.2 pages

"See if you can get me any relief. I'm getting' the wind terribly here!"

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Genre
Humour
Code
4138

Credits

Writing
Lance Mattinson, scripter [signed]
Art
Lance Mattinson, line art [signed]
Text
Lance Mattinson, letterer
Show/hide 30. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"M.P.: Where's your pass?"

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Genre
Humour
Code
4137

Credits

Writing
Lance Mattinson, scripter [signed as Lance M.]
Art
Lance Mattinson, line art [signed as Lance M.]
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, typeset
Show/hide 31. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"Mr. Baxter is coming round. For goodness sake try to look busy!"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
, scripter [signed as William Sealy ?] (unclear)
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, line art [signed as William Sealy ?] (unclear)
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, typeset
Show/hide 32. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"What seeds to you recommend for this kind of soil?"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
, scripter [signed as Marchant]
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, line art [signed as Marchant]
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, typeset
Show/hide 33. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"What are you going to get out of the Army?"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Lance Mattinson, scripter [signed]
Art
Lance Mattinson, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 34. The Watch on the Mail Text article, 0.5 pages

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Writing
, author [as Smith's Staff Reporter] (auithor)
Art
Bruce Cousin, line art [signed] (illustration)
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, typeset
Show/hide 35. Untitled Cartoon, 0.1 pages

"P-p-please, sir, I said 'Flathead' … not 'Fat head'!"

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Genre
Humour

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Writing
Frank Jessup, scripter [signed]
Art
Frank Jessup, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 36. Untitled (Gossip) Text article, 0.5 pages

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Feature
Gossip

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Writing
, author
Art
Les Dixon, line art [signed]
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, typeset
Show/hide 37. Three Pounds from Nowhere! Text story, 0.7 pages

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Writing
Henry Montague, author [credited]
Art
Bruce Cousin, line art [signed] (illustration)
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, typeset
Show/hide 38. Science Begins to Gallop Text article, 0.5 pages

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Writing
H. C. McKay, author [credited]
Art
Norm Rice, line art [signed] (illustration)
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, typeset
Show/hide 39. Campaign against the Child Criminal Text article, 0.5 pages

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Writing
, author
Art
Bruce Cousin, line art [signed] (illustration)
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, typeset
Show/hide 40. Conversation Pieces Text article, 0.2 pages

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Writing
, author
Art
Norm Mitchell, line art [signed]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 41. Untitled [Pirate Bank Deposit] Cartoon, 1 page

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Genre
Humour

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Art
Norm Rice, line art [signed]
Show/hide 42. Dress and Reform Cartoon, 1 page

"I'm just doing a sport of unpacking, warder!"

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Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jean Cullen, line art [signed]
 
Lance Mattinson, line art [signed]
 
Les Dixon, line art [signed]
 
Joe Jonsson, line art [signed]
 
Albert Smith, line art [signed]
 
Norm Rice, line art [signed]
 
Norm Mitchell, line art [signed]
 
Bruce Cousin, line art [signed]
Text
various, letterer
 
, typeset

Notes

A digital copy of this issue is available at https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/page/25343107.

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