Leave it to Binky #16

DC Comics

United States

Published
September-October 1950
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/74962

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (listed editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Leave It to Binky) Cover, 1 page

"Th-that's the target, Peggy!"

Featuring

Feature
Leave It to Binky
Genre
Teen
Characters
Bertram "Binky" Biggs; Peggy Baxter

Credits

Pencils
Bob Oksner

Synopsis

Peggy's aim is a little off.

Show/hide 1. New As Tomorrow! (Strange Adventures) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Strange Adventures

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Leave It to Binky) Comic story, 12 pages

"Well, Bertram-- I'm afraid you'll just have to leave it to Binky!"

Featuring

Feature
Leave It to Binky
Genre
Teen
Characters
Bertram "Binky" Biggs; Bertram Biggs Sr.; Alice Biggs; Mr. Thistle

Credits

Script
Hal Seeger
Art
Bob Oksner

Synopsis

Binky gets into trouble when a pushy client of his father mistakes him for an elevator operator.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Feature Films) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Now! Read it in the comics!"

Featuring

Feature
Feature Films

Notes

Ad for Feature Films' adaptation of Fancy Pants.

Show/hide 4. Juggling Cups (Teen Flips Starring Little Allergy) Activity, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Teen Flips Starring Little Allergy
Characters
Little Allergy; Alice Biggs

Credits

Script
Martin Naydel
Art
Martin Naydel
Letters
Martin Naydel

Synopsis

How to make a flip book style animation of Allergy juggling teacups.

Show/hide 5. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Leave It to Binky) Comic story, 6 pages

"I'll get it!" "That must be Uncle Snootly!"

Featuring

Feature
Leave It to Binky
Genre
Teen
Characters
Bertram "Binky" Biggs; Uncle Snootly; Bertram Biggs Sr.; Alice Biggs; Lucy Biggs; Little Allergy

Credits

Script
Hal Seeger
Art
Bob Oksner

Synopsis

Binky tries to get a tag off of Uncle Snootly's jacket without him noticing it.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Chip) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"...Now, the hypotenuse of the right triangle..."

Featuring

Feature
Chip
Genre
Humor
Characters
Chip; Mr. Wilson

Synopsis

A boring lecture puts a student to sleep.

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Ralston) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ralston
Characters
Tom Mix
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Ton o' Fun) Cartoon, 0.75 pages

"Well! This is a surprise!"

Featuring

Feature
Ton o' Fun
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Harry Lampert
Art
Harry Lampert
Letters
Harry Lampert

Synopsis

A barber cuts a tall man's hair. A policeman discovers two burglars. A trial is interrupted.

Show/hide 10. Untitled (Nestlé's Crunch) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Nestlé's Crunch
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Leave It to Binky) Comic story, 5 pages

"Peggy-- I'll bet we've got the first pair of tickets sold!"

Featuring

Feature
Leave It to Binky
Genre
Teen
Characters
Bertram "Binky" Biggs; Peggy Baxter; Bertram Biggs Sr.; Little Allergy; Alice Biggs; Lucy Biggs

Credits

Script
Hal Seeger
Inks
Bob Oksner

Synopsis

Peggy wants to go formal to a dance, so Binky has to find a way to raise five dollars for the tuxedo rental.

Show/hide 12. Untitled (Vacation-Daze) Cartoon, 1 page

"Jimmy doesn't care for showers!"

Featuring

Feature
Vacation-Daze
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Harry Lampert
Art
Harry Lampert
Letters
Harry Lampert

Synopsis

A boy prefers soaking in a tub. A boy rides a hobby horse. A girl criticizes a boy's interest in sports. A man gives a boy a lift.

Show/hide 13. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I'm sure you'll find Reggie easy to manage..."

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humor
Characters
Jerry the Jitterbug

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Jerry has to babysit a very violent four year old.

Show/hide 14. Ride a Bike - It's Fun! (Bendix Coaster Brake) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bendix Coaster Brake

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. Telephone Line-Up (The Fittin' Thing) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Fittin' Thing

Credits

Art
Bob Oksner

Synopsis

Examples, in verse, of bad phone etiquette practiced by teens.

Show/hide 16. Untitled (Lila) Comic story, 1 page

"I hope Lila shows up soon!"

Featuring

Feature
Lila
Genre
Humor
Characters
Lila; Tommy

Synopsis

Lila keeps her date waiting in the rain.

Show/hide 17. Untitled (Little Allergy) Comic story, 4 pages

"Allergy! Yoo-hoo!" "Huh? Oh, hello, Soozie!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Allergy
Genre
Humor
Characters
Little Allergy; Soozie

Credits

Script
Hal Seeger
Art
Bob Oksner

Synopsis

Allergy would rather play baseball than pay attention to Soozie and she's not taking that lying down.

Show/hide 18. Going Places Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Humor
Characters
Jill Blake; Mrs. Blake

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

A teen lapses into fantasy to pass the time while washing dishes.

Show/hide 19. Untitled (Gerry) Comic story, 0.75 pages

"Gerry, will you go to the movies with me tonight?"

Featuring

Feature
Gerry
Genre
Humor
Characters
Gerry; Jim; Gerry's father

Synopsis

A girl employs reverse psychology to try to get a date approved.

Show/hide 20. Super-Bike for Super-Boys! (Columbia) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Columbia
Show/hide 21. Untitled (Leave It to Binky) Comic story, 7 pages

"What are you doing, Binky?"

Featuring

Feature
Leave It to Binky
Genre
Teen
Characters
Bertram "Binky" Biggs; Lucy Biggs; Peggy Baxter; Little Allergy; Soozie

Credits

Script
Hal Seeger
Inks
Bob Oksner

Synopsis

Through a series of circumstances, Binky's surprise present for Peggy passes through many hands until it reaches her.

Show/hide 22. Untitled (Dubble Bubble) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Look, gang! There's a real live Indian behind those bushes!"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble
Genre
Children

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 23. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Oh, what a lovely dress!"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humor
Characters
Peg

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Peg spots a dress she wants to buy.

Show/hide 24. The Dodo and the Frog Ask "How Are Your Manners Out-of-Doors?" (The Dodo and the Frog) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Dodo and the Frog
Genre
Advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Dodo; The Frog

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Otto Feuer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

An old prospector teaches some teens how to clean up their campsite before The Frog can get back with his friends to do it.

Show/hide 25. Untitled (Novelty Mart) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Novelty Mart

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 26. Thom McAn's Varsity Brogue (Thom McAn) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thom McAn

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 21583

Entry created

  • 16/02/2019

Cover added

  • 15/08/2019

Index completed

  • 15/08/2019

Last updated

  • 15/08/2019