Dec 14, 2018 in 1949, king features syndicate produced a giveaway book, sort of a quasicomic, to explain how nuclear fission works. A dagwood sandwich is a tall, multilayered sandwich made with a variety of meats, cheeses, and condiments. The kit contained a u239 geiger counter, electroscope, spinthariscope a device for observing individual nuclear disintegrations, a wilson cloud chamber, nuclear spheres, three batteries, a learn how dagwood split the atom comic book. Numerous other characters appear as well, including jiggs and maggie from bringing up father, the katzenjammer kids, henry, snuffy smith, and popeye. Very fine plus condition with supple light tan to offwhite pages beautiful, bright and glossy. On these pages blondie and dagwood get inside an atom and witness amazing things. For reprinting in the comic book, the artwork was widened and some alterations made to the background. Banned toys and games lawn darts, slip n slide, cork gun. The gilbert u238 atomic energy lab is a toy lab set that was produced by alfred carlton gilbert, who was an american athlete, magician, toymaker, business man, and inventor of the wellknown erector set. May 14, 2007 i found this book on usenet the other day. And what nuclear lab for kids would be complete without an. It was titled learn how dagwood splits the atom and written in conjunction with general leslie groves, director of the manhattan project. Dagwood splits the atom click here to download pages 111 of this comic book 3. Its only 36 pages long, and they are all scanned and enlargeable.
It was afterwards also released with a harvey comics group label when ordered by mail. The kits intention was to allow children to create and watch nuclear and chemical reactions using. The success of the strip, which features the eponymous blonde and her sandwichloving husband, led to the longrunning blondie film series 19381950 and the popular blondie radio. An explanation of certain interesting facts which dagwood discovers in each. Make offer 1949 49 blondie comics comic book king features no. Learn how dagwood splits the atom was a 36 page publication, given away free of charge to schools as a public service by hearst corporation in 1949 in usa, educating the public about atomic power. To both fuel this enthusiasm and respond to it, the lab included an informative comic book manual hybrid. Kids do the darndest things, but not, apparently, nuclear physics. Anyway just curious what this comic is like and if it is wo. I kinda like the way king features incorporated their others characters besides dagwood, that is to illustrate. May 10, 2007 boing boing reader david posted a bit torrent file of a cool educational comic book from 1949 called learn how dagwood splits the atom by joe musial.
The science gets explained by mandrake the magician. Find the value of the king features comic dagwood splits the atom volume 1. Funand uraniumfor the whole family in this 1950s science. See more ideas about blondie and dagwood, blondies and blondie comic. An explanation of atoms and atomic energy using dagwood, blondie, mandrake the magician, and other king features syndicate cartoon characters. Blondie is an american comic strip created by cartoonist chic young.
There have been in excess of 1800 individual phantom comic books published under the frew banner. Its an educational treatise on how the new fangled atom sciences were supposed to change life in the late forties. It starred dagwood and his wife blonde, with appearances by other king features comic characters. Two versions of the book exist, one in 12,7 x 17,7 cm and another in 17,7 x 25,4 cm with identical content and cover.
It is named after dagwood bumstead, a central character in the comic strip blondie, who is frequently illustrated making enormous sandwiches. Popeye, the katzenjammer kids, the little king, and others. Until you earn points all your submissions need to be vetted by other comic vine users. The latter was written with the help of general leslie groves, director of the manhattan project. Feb 24, 2010 the lawn dart is backalbeit as the sky dart, a cushy, weighted projectile that can barely be compared to the dangerous, but eversofun game of the 1970s and 1980s. As the head of king features educational division, joe musial first created an exhibit for the atomic show at the. The atomic energy lab instructions in good shape with no missing,torn pages and learn how dagwood splits the atom comic book in fair shape with no missing, torn pages. Blondie keeps the homefires burning no 31 1939 king features. The comic strip is distributed by king features syndicate, and has been published in newspapers since september 8, 1930. Superman, the titular hero fought a villain named atom man, while supermans weakness to. The kit came with four different types of uranium ore, a geiger counter, a miniature cloud chamber, an electroscope, a spinthariscope and an educational comic book called learn how dagwood splits the atom. Your childs personal nuclear lab came with an atomic energy manual, that was partionally written with help from the director of the manhattan project, general leslie groves, and also included a comic book entitled learn how dagwood splits the atom because anybody who can construct a sandwich like dagwood should have no problem splitting an atom.
Also included in every kit was learn how dagwood splits the atom. Learn how dagwood splits the atom 1949 comic books. One blunt example is the educational comic book dagwood splits the atom, using characters from the comic strip blondie. Here, therefore, is a comic book that is different from any you have ever seen. Learn how dagwood splits the atom learning, age, atomic age. The set also came with a comic book featuring dagwood from the popular blondie comic strip. I know the guide value is low, but i might have the chance to get a copy owned by a friend of joe musial, and that was signed by lt. The book prospecting for uranium the gilbert atomic energy manual the comic book learn how dagwood splits the atom three winchester batteries size c geesh. Learn how dagwood splits the atom written by joe musial published by king features syndicate 1950 51 blondie and dagwood short bus nuclear bomb the future is now atomic age the magicians golden age this book cartoons. Mar 31, 2014 gilberts atomic energy lab came with four types of uranium ore, a betaalpha source pb210, a pure beta source ru106, a gamma source zn65. I kinda like the way king features incorporated their others characters besides dagwood, that is to illustrate some of the concepts in the story. Gilberts atomic energy lab came with four types of uranium ore, a betaalpha source pb210, a pure beta source ru106, a gamma source zn65. See more ideas about atomic age, retro futurism and nuclear war.
Arthur lake had played dagwood in a long series of blondie movies. The exhibit is not entirely gloom and doom, though. Radar magazine dubbed the atomic energy lab one of the 10 most dangerous toys of all time in 2006. Dagwood splits the atom 1949 king features public services giveaway blondie comics monthly 19501965 harvey publications, 148 issues chic youngs dagwood comics 19501965 harvey, 140 issues. Dagwoods attempt to install new wall sockets ends getting himself stuck under the floor boards. Kids could perform their own experiments at home to discover the secrets of radioactive materials and learn how they made clean. Mandrake the magician takes the scientific position, explaining to dagwood and blondie the basics of atomic power. Part comic book, part educational manual, it used the popular comic strip characters blondie and dagwood bumstead, as well as. This book tells what an atom is, how it can be split and what happens when it is split. Part comic book, part educational manual, it used the popular comic strip characters blondie and dagwood. Just repeating the names of some of these components is guaranteed to boost your i. The advent of the atomic age challenged purveyors of popular culture t. See more ideas about blondie and dagwood, blondies and penny singleton. In the book, titled learn how dagwood splits the atom.
The first issue was released on 9th september 1948, and in 2018 frew celebrated their 70th year of continuous publication of the phantom. Part comic book, part educational manual, it used the popular comic strip characters blondie and dagwood bumstead, as well as their children, dog, and friends, to explain the basics of atomic energy. Dagwood, with help from his wife blondie, mandrake the magician, and popeye explains atomic structure and how to create a chain reaction. Discover the growing collection of high quality most relevant xxx movies and clips. No other sex tube is more popular and features more dagwood and blondie sex comic scenes than pornhub. And what nuclear lab for kids would be complete without an atomic energy manual and learn how dagwood splits the atom comic book. This set came with three small jars of uranium ore, a pure beta source ru106, a gamma source zn65, a spinthariscope, a wilson cloud chamber with its own shortlived alpha source po210, an electroscope, a model u239 ferret geigermueller counter, a gilbert atomic energy manual, a dagwood splits the atom comic book, and the prospecting for uranium manual. Frew publications hold the record for producing the worlds longest unbroken run of phantom comics.
There are some select curios from the atomic age, including a comic book called learn how dagwood splits the atom featuring dagwood bumstead, an atomic energy lab kit, and a buildityourself model of an atomic power plant. It also included a geiger counter, a government manual called prospecting for uranium and a comic book called learn how dagwood splits the atom. Funand uraniumfor the whole family in this 1950s science kit. Dagwood splits the atom 1949 dagwood splits the atom was an educational freebee produced in 1949 by king features syndicate. Learn how dagwood splits the atom volume comic vine. How common is the dagwood splits the atom promotional comic, and is it a fun read. What is your dagwood splits the atom comic book worth. Remembering fun, dangerous, and sometimes deadly toys. Browse through our impressive selection of porn videos in hd quality on any device you own.
The kit included a geiger counter, a wilson cloud chamber, a spinthariscope, a electroscope, and a comic book in which dagwood splits the atom. Watch dagwood and blondie sex comic porn videos for free, here on. The gilbert u238 atomic energy lab gave kids dangerous. According to blondie scripter dean young, his father, chic young, began drawing the huge sandwiches in the comic strip during. King features syndicates comic strip characters star in an educational treatise about the new science of nuclear energy, expanded from a 1948 article that appeared in popular science magazine. Mar 17, 2020 the kit included a geiger counter, a wilson cloud chamber, a spinthariscope, a electroscope, and a comic book in which dagwood splits the atom. Til a radioactive 1950s science kit for kids came with four different types of uranium ore, a geiger counter, a miniature cloud chamber, an electroscope, a spinthariscope and an educational comic book called learn how dagwood splits the atom.477 1052 304 343 1034 1032 867 983 534 1132 271 1499 988 362 405 805 1500 1374 1016 1205 28 1434 1091 128 1519 735 1255 951 165 645 444 1455 473 1113 453 928 259 583