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Shortages

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Shortages.
   "Alarm Clock Shortage"* (Rusty Rooster) / Ed Dunn ; story
   by Mike Maltese. 6 p. in Ha Ha Comics, no. 26 (Feb. 1946).
   -- Call no.: PN6728.1.A5H3no.26
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Shortages.
   "All These Years We've Been Using them Up, When We Should
   Have Been Conserving!"* (Six Chix, Jan. 8, 2000) /
   Stephanie Piro. -- Summary: There's a man shortage. -- Call
   no.: PN6726 f.B55 "shortages"
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Shortages.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shortages.
   "L'Encyclopédie des Bébés" / Goossens. p. 21-25 in Fluide
   Glacial, no. 163 (Jan. 1990). -- Summary: About a shortage
   of babies in a Western town, and how it was remedied. --
   Call no.: PN6748.F55no.163
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Shortages.
   "Gas Shortage"* (The Forty Year Old Hippie) 1 tier in The
   Forty Year Old Hippie, no. 2 (1979). -- Call no.:
   PN6728.45.R5F6no.2
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Shortages.
   "Gasoline Shortage"* (Phoebe & the Pigeon People) 1 p. in
   Phoebe & the Pigeon People, v. 1, no. 2 (1980) / by Jay
   Lynch & Gary Whitney. -- Call no.: PN6728.45.K5P47no.2
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Shortages.
   "Housing Shortage"* (Barney Rooster) 7 p. in Barnyard
   Comics, no. 17 (Apr. 1948). -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.S73B3no.17
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Shortages.
   "Man Power Shortage"* (Veronica and Betty) / Ginger ; story
   by Goggin. 6 p. in Archie Comics, no. 8 (May/June 1944). --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.A7A7m no.8
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Shortages.
   "Paper Fights Too!" 1 p. in True Comics, no. 35 (May 1944)
   -- Non-fiction feature about paper shortage and salvage
   efforts.
   1. Waste paper--Recycling--Comic books, strips, etc. k.
   Paper drives. k. Shortages. k. Salvage. Call no.:
   PN6728.1.P3T7no.35
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Shortages.
   "Why, I Hoarded Dozens of Bottles!"* (The Neighbors, Mar.
   11, 1944) / by George Clark. -- Summary: There's a baby oil
   shortage. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55 "hoarding"
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Shortall, Leonard W.
   Annie and the Kidnappers / by Amy Ehrlich ; illustrated by
   Leonard Shortall. -- New York : Random House, 1982. -- 64
   p. : ill. ; 20 cm. -- (An Annie Adventure) -- Summary (from
   OCLC): When she goes to a poor neighborhood to claim her
   missing dog Sandy, Annie falls into the hands of kidnappers
   who demand a million dollars ransom from Daddy Warbucks. --
   Call no.: PN6728.L55E34 1982
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Shortall, Leonard W.
   Annie Finds a Home / written by Amy Ehrlich ; illustrated
   by Leonard Shortall ; based on characters drawn by Leonard
   Starr. -- New York : Random House, 1982. -- 32 p. : col.
   ill. ; 21 cm. -- (A Random House Pictureback)
   I. Ehrlich, Amy, 1942- II. Shortall, Leonard W. III. Starr,
   Leonard. IV. Little Orphan Annie. V. Series. Call no.:
   PN6728.L55E35 1982
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Shortbread.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shortbred.
   "Escape to Shortbred's House"* (Peter Pupp) / art and
   script: Bob Kane? 2 p. in Jumbo Comics, no. 12 (Feb. 1940).
   -- Data from Lou Mougin via The Grand Comics Database
   Project. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.F5J8m no.12
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Shortbred.
   "The Return of Shortbred"* (Peter Pupp) / art and script:
   Bob Kane (Golleh). 3 p. in Jumbo Comics, no. 15 (May 1940).
   -- Villain is Fooy On Yu; appearance of Shortbred. -- Data
   from Lou Mougin via The Grand Comics Database Project. --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.F5J8m no.15
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Shortcake.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shortcake.
   Strawberry Shortcake. -- New York : Marvel Comics Group,
   1985-1986. -- col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- (Star Comics) --
   Published no. 1 (Apr. 1985) - no. 7 (Apr. 1986), cf. Comic
   Book Price Guide. -- Funny kid genre. -- LIBRARY HAS: no.
   1-6. -- Call no.: PN6728.5.M3S77
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Shortcake.
   "This is the Bottom"* (The Fusco Brothers, Oct. 17, 1992) /
   Duffy. -- Summary: Al finds his fortune on the bottom of a
   frozen strawberry shortcake box. -- Key words: Grocery
   shopping, undersides, frozen food.
   Call no.: PN6726f.B55 "fortunes"
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Shortchanging.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shortcomings.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shortcomings.
   "This Fellow's Got Everything" (Our Boarding House with
   Major Hoople, Dec. 29, 1956) -- Summary: Major Hoople
   evaluates the past year and can think of no shortcomings;
   he's ready to great 1957 with "the bold brave smile of the
   Three Musketeers." -- Call no.: PN6728.O8F6 1934 v.13p.157
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The Shortcut--Reviews.
   "Comics Freely Offered (Eight Minis, One Regular)" / by Tom
   Spurgeon. p. 59-61 in The Comics Journal, no. 249 (Dec.
   2002). -- Reviews of: I'll Wait Outside Your Room, and The
   Monster that Ate Stars (both by Sother Salazar) ; Keeping
   Two, and The Shortcut (both by Jordan Crane) ; The
   Motherless One (Gene Luen Yang) ; Nothingness : Big
   Questions #5 (Anders Brekhus Nisen) ; and Ramsden ; Though
   I Slumber, My Heart is Still Awake ; and Torah Teaches that
   the World was Created with as Much Effort as it Takes You
   to Pronounce the Sound of an H (all three by Sammy
   Harkham). -- Call no.: PN6700.C62no.249
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Shortcuts.
   "All the Guys on Last Year's Basketball Team also ate
   Library Paste with a Spoon"* (Curtis, Sept. 8, 1993) / by
   Ray Billingsley. -- Summary: Curtis tries to get Barry to
   take a shortcut across the train tracks, like the cool guys
   on last year's basketball team did. -- Call no.: PN6726
   f.B55 "paste"
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Shortcuts.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shortcuts.
   "No Short Cuts" (Priscilla's Pop, Apr. 22, 1950) / by Al
   Vermeer. -- Summary: Carlyle wants to work hard and be an
   Eagle Scout, and Pop with the push mower suggests he could
   start by clipping the edges of the lawn. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.P76F6 1947 v.2
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Shorten, Harry, 1912-

American comics writer and editor. See also his There Oughta Be a Law.
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Shorten, Harry, 1912-
   "The Fortune Teller's Revenge"* (The Mystic) / Harry
   Shorten, script? ; C.A. Winter, art. 5 p. in Top Notch
   Comics, no. 1 (Dec. 1939). -- Introduction of Kardak (a
   magician) and his fiancee ; villains Chuck and his gang are
   also introduced. -- Data from Lou Mougin via Grand
   Comic-Book Database. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.A7T6m no.1
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Shorten, Harry, 1912-
   "Kornell Goes to West Point"* (The West Pointer) / Harry
   Shorten, script? ; Ed Wexler, art. 5 p. in Top Notch
   Comics, no. 1 (Dec. 1939). -- Introduction and origin of
   Keith Kornell (The West Pointer) ; introduction of Senator
   Crockett, Uncle Joe, John Kornell (Keith's father, cameo in
   flashback), and Ned Norton. -- Data from Lou Mougin via
   Grand Comic-Book Database. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.A7T6m no.1
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Shorten, Harry, 1912-
   "Peg Leg"* (Danny in Wonderland) / by Harry Shorten. 7 p.
   in Pep Comics, no. 16 (June 1941). -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.A7P4no.16
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Shorten, Harry, 1912-
   "The Vulture!" (The Shield with Dusty the Boy Detective) /
   Novick and Shorten. 13 p. in Pep Comics, no. 16 (June
   1941). -- Call no.: PN6728.1.A7P4no.16
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Death.
   "Harry Shorten" p. 14 in The Comics Journal, no. 144 (Sept.
   1991) -- (Newswatch : Obituaries) -- Call no.:
   PN6700.C62no.144
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 244) in The Who's Who of American Comic Books, by
   Jerry Bails & Hames Ware (Detroit, Mich. : J. Bails,
   1973-1976). -- Call no.: PN6725.B3v.3
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 331) in The Who's Who of American Comic Books, by
   Jerry Bails & Hames Ware (Detroit, Mich. : J. Bails,
   1973-1976). -- Call no.: PN6725.B3v.4
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 232) in All in Color for a Dime, edited by
   Dick Lupoff & Don Thompson (Iola, WI : Krause Publications,
   1997). -- Call no.: NC1426.A43 1997
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (ill. p. 161) in Comic Art in America, by
   Stephen D. Becker (New York : Simon and Schuster, 1959).
   Call no.: NC1420.B4
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 36, 330) in The Encyclopedia of American
   Comics, ed. by Ron Goulart (New York : Facts on File,
   1990). Call no.: PN6725.E64 1990
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 8-9, 14, 18) in From Girls to Grrrlz : a
   history of [female] comics from teens to zines, by Trina
   Robbins (San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 1999). -- Call
   no.: PN6725.R58 1999
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 128, 133) in Over 50 Years of American
   Comic Books, by Ron Goulart (Lincolnwood, Ill. : Mallard
   Press, 1991). -- Call no.: PN6725.G636 1991
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 186, 187) in Ron Goulart's Great History of
   Comic Books (Chicago : Contemporary Books, 1986). Call no.:
   PN6725.G635 1986
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 117, 612) in The World Encyclopedia of
   Comics, ed. by Maurice Horn (New York : Chelsea House,
   1976). Call no.: PN6710.W6 1976
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Shorten, Harry, 1912- --Miscellanea.
   "Meet the Editor" (Harry Shorten) / by Scott Feldman. 1 p.
   text in Archie Comics, no. 2 (Spring 1943). -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.A7A7m no.2
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Shortening

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Shortening.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shortening.
   "The Boss Has Invited Me to Play Golf With Him. I Better
   Practice"* (Lolly, Dec. 8, 1973) / Pete Hansen. -- Summary:
   He's hitting a bucket of balls trying to shorten his
   drives. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55 "bosses"
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Shortening.
   "Emergency Alterations" (Harold Teen, Mar. 30, 1942) / Carl
   Ed. -- Summary: Harold's tux has to be shortened in a
   hurry. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55 "tuxedos"
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Shortening.
   "I'll Shorten That to 'Team Player'" (Dilbert, Oct. 7,
   2000) / Scott Adams. -- (Performance Review) -- Summary:
   Alice improves morale by not beating her co-workers. --
   Call no.: PN6726 f.B55 "beatings"
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"Shortening a Bad Tail"* (Stupidman and the 3 Monkey-Teers) /
   by Ed Goggin. 5 p. in Laugh Comix, no. 47 (Fall 1944). --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.A7T6no.47
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Shorten's Beach.
   "A Sudden Squall at Shorten's Beach"* (Betty and Veronica)
   8 p. in Archie Comics, no. 27 (July/Aug. 1947). -- Begins:
   Hubba hubba, Betty! These new swim suits are simply super!
   -- Call no.: PN6728.1.A7A7m no.27
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Shorter, Morton.
   "Letters To My Landlord" / by Morton Shorter. p. 743-748 in
   Cartoons Magazine, v. 17, no. 5 (May 1920). -- About rent,
   with cartoons by Hungerford (Pittsburgh Sun), Brown
   (Chicago Daily News), Ketten (Chicago Journal), Williams
   (Indianapolis News), and W. Heath Robinson (The Bystander).
   -- Call no.: NC1300.C37v.17no.5
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Shorthand.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shorthanded.
   "Eyes Partly Closed, but Senses Alert, Dr. Bobbs Ponders
   Far Into the Night!"* (Dr. Bobbs, Feb. 16, 1942) / Elliott
   and Jay McArdle. -- Summary: Dr. Bobbs is trying to decide
   whether to enlist, but the hospital is shorthanded and his
   thoughts are interrupted. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
   "doctors"
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Shortkut.
   "Invisibl Skratch Piklz 1995-2000" / Martin Cendreda. p.
   120-125 in SPX 2002 : Biographical Comics Issue (Comic Book
   Legal Defense Fund, 2002). -- About DJs Mix Master Mike,
   Q-Bert, and Shortkut. -- Call no.: PN6705.U5S6 2002
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Shortness

See also Tallness
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Shortness.
   "Ain't So Short" / by Ray Tender. p. 40-41 (text) in
   Captain Marvel Jr., no. 9 (July 1943). -- Call no.: Film
   15791 r.87
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Shortness.
   "The Farx Job" (Schlomo Raven) / Byron Preiss, Tom Sutton.
   53 p. in Fiction Illustrated, v. 1 (1976). -- Summary:
   Schlomo Raven is a very short detective. His secretary
   Eppie says he has "the heart of a lion and the mind of a
   rabbi." Heepo, Choocho, Zeepo and Grippo Farx have been
   kidnapped. Talc and large footprints on the scene lead
   Schlomo to suspect Bella Bugosi and Morton Barloff are
   involved, so he flies to Los Angeles. Bugosi and Barloff
   had indeed been there to steal a coffin, but had not
   kidnapped the brothers. Another clue leads him to Bumphrey
   Hogart's place, where he finds the Farx Brothers have been
   hired by Hogart to teach him how to be funny. Story ends
   with: "Tomorrow morning I'd buy the Times, take a walk in
   the park, call my rabbi. I was looking forward to it." --
   Call no: PN6726.F5v.1
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Shortness.
   "Gloria Gulp in Love Love Love Love"* (Woody Woodpecker) 6
   p. in New Funnies, no. 97 (Mar. 1945). -- Summary: Woody
   can't get into the movie because he's too short and the
   ticket seller thinks he's a child. He finally takes a
   clothing store mannequin in with him as a parent. -- Call
   no.: PN6728.1.D4F8no.97
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Shortness.
   Life is Too Short for Mediocrity / Cromwell ; Eric Gratien.
   -- Rockville Centre, N.Y. : Heavy Metal, 2003. -- 44 p. :
   col. ill. ; 31 cm. -- (Anita Bomba ; 4) -- Translation of:
   Anita Bomba 4: La vie est trop courte... -- Fantasy genre.
   -- Call no.: PN6747.C78A5413 2003
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Shortness.
   "Message to Americans"* (Our Boarding House, Apr. 4, 1951)
   -- Summary: Major Hoople's two-paragraph patriotic essay
   appears on page one of the newspaper, though Twiggs wants
   to know how he kept it so short; the reader knows that it
   was originally 14 pages. -- Key words: Editing.
   Call no.: PN6726f.B55 "patriotism"
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Shortness.
   Never Trust Short Green People! / Russell Myers. -- New
   York : Fawcett Gold Medal, 1984. -- 128 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
   -- (Broom-Hilda) -- Call no.: PN6728.B74N4 1984
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Shortness.
   "Shrimp" (Calvin and Hobbes, Jan. 19, 1994) / by Bill
   Watterson. -- Summary: Calvin looks up at his comparatively
   tall parents, then makes a little snowman he can look down
   on. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55 "pecking order"
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Shortness.
   "Tunnel of Love, Tunnel of Infatuation"* (Frank & Ernest,
   Feb. 22, 2000) / Thaves. -- Summary: At the amusement park,
   the latter tunnel is much shorter. -- Call no.: PN6726
   f.B55 "tunnels of love"
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Shortness.
   When I Was Short / by Michael Fry and Guy Vasilovich. -- 1
   v. : ill. ; 23 cm. -- Sales kit from King Features
   Syndicate, dated 1989. -- Fry (1959-) is the writer,
   Vasilovich (1954-) is the artist. -- Funny kid genre. --
   Call no.: PN6728.W463F7 1989
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Shortness of Breath.
   "Panting Like Odie"* (Garfield, Feb. 24, 1986) / by Jim
   Davis. -- Summary: Garfield samples dog food, his tongue
   swells, and he gets short of breath. -- Call no.: PN6726
   f.B55 "dog food"
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Shorts

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Shorts.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shorts.
   "How Are We Going to Recognize Him?"* (Marvin, July 8,
   2004) / Armstrong. -- Summary: The cartoonist of "Hugh Done
   It" is meeting them, dressed in a trench coat while
   everyone else is in shorts. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
   "cartoonists"
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Shorts.
   "It's Still the Weekend to Me"* (Stone Soup, July 28, 1997)
   / Jan Eliot. -- Key words: Decks, fruit smoothies, radio,
   birds, lawnmowers, shorts, sandals, novels, Mondays.
   Call no.: PN6726f.B55 "Weekends"
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Shorts.
   "Never Choose Today's Wardrobe Based on Last Night's
   Weather Forecast" (Kit 'n' Carlyle, Mar. 23, 1999) / by
   Larry Wright. -- Summary: Kit is in shorts with her golf
   bag, looking out at a blizzard. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
   "blizzards"
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Shorts.
   Pat Kelley's Shorts. -- San Antonio, Texas : Antarctic
   Press, 1997. -- 24 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. -- Alternative genre.
   -- Call no.: PN6728.6.A5P3 1997
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Shorts.
   "Ridiculous for Men Doesn't Come Close to Ridiculous for
   Women"* (Betty, Oct. 9, 1993) / Delainey & Rasmussen. --
   Summary: She made him try silk boxer shorts, but won't try
   on what he's picked out. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
   "ridiculous"
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Shorts.
   "Sport Shorts" / art and script: Will Eisner (Will Erwin)
   1/2 p. in Jumbo Comics, no. 9 (Aug./Sept. 1939). -- Data
   from Lou Mougin via The Grand Comics Database Project. --
   Call no.: Film 15791r.187
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Shorts.
   "Why Corporations don't Allow Shorts in the Office"*
   (Cathy, Aug. 1, 1997) / by Cathy Guisewite. -- Key words:
   Ripples, fat, veins, wrinkles, knees, distractions. -- Call
   no.: PN6726f.B55 "Wrinkles"
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Shorts

Shorts / written and illustrated by Milo Manara ; translated by Tom Leighton ; edited by Bernd Metz. -- New York : Catalan Communications, 1989. -- 46 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. -- Translated from the French Courts Metrages. -- "Adults only." -- Call no.: PN6767.M36C613 1989

"Commercial" p. 5-12 -- Summary: An actor in a serious television drama becomes annoyed by the constant interruptions of a woman selling "tidy-poops," a brand of diapers for incontinent adults. This story also appears in the Manara/Fellini album Trip to Tulum (1990), p. 16-23.

"Blue Period" p. 13-16 -- Summary: For the cover of a blues album, photographers try to shoot a model in the pose of Picasso's painting of a guitarist, and end up crucifying him.

"X3" p. 17-19 -- Summary: A sketchy story about an alien research project into human reproduction is used for a self-test with which the reader is supposed to be able to determine his or her own "sex-portrait."

"John Lennon" p. 20-21 -- Summary: John Lennon enters heaven, and livens it up.

"Acherontia Atropos" p. 22-29 -- Summary: A man is hired to be a cameraman for a porno film in which a woman will be tortured and killed. The boss introduces him to the killer, and points out the woman at a club the night before. He tries to warn her, but she won't hear it. They show up for the filming, the door is locked, and it turns out it's a gay film and he's the victim, while she runs the camera.

"Untitled" p. 30-33 -- Summary: A recursive dream, in which a man calls to a giant woman in the surf, is rowed by a rhinocerous-man to an island for some kind of dangerous contest, runs to the airport because the boss has landed, becomes the boss, wakes up, and tries to tell the giant woman in the surf about it. This story also appears in the Manara/Fellini album Trip to Tulum (1990), p. 8-11.

"The Last Tragic Day of Gori Bau & the Callipygian Sister" p. 34-38 -- Summary: Two girls and a boy play a game in which the girls give orders and the boy has to follow them. One wants to be rowed to a ship offshore, and the other wants him to do it naked. He objects, but the game proceeds. Their dinghy sinks, but the girls make it to the ship. The boy shows up a bit later, and one of the girls gets her wish to have sex with him, while the other girl notices his dead body is still trailing along behind the ship. The ship hits a cliff and is wrecked.

"And" p. 39-46 -- Summary: An Arturian and an Earthman are stranded on the planet Borges Prophet. A computer is madly churning out books by combining and recombining the letters of the alphabet, and the Arturian finds one that seems to give directions how to escape the planet. It works, or almost works, because every time there's a mistake in the book something odd happens. When they get to the end, it says "and" instead of "end," and the castaways now drifting through space in a small launch are left worrying about what that might mean.

This summary is from European Comics in English Translation (Jefferson, NC : McFarland & Company, 2002). Used with permission.

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Shortstop Squad. -- Santa Monica, Calif. : Ultimate Sports
   Ent., 1999- . -- col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- Baseball player
   superheroes. -- LIBRARY HAS: no. 1. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.6.U45S47
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Shortstops

Baseball players
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Shortstops.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shortstops.
   Cal Ripken Jr. : It's All in the Family / written by
   Margaret Birth ; art by Jim McWeeney ; lettering by Susan
   Dorne ; edited by Herb Shapiro and Todd Loren. -- San
   Diego, CA : Revolutionary Comics, 1992. -- 28 p. : ill. ;
   26 cm. -- (Baseball Superstars Comics ; no. 7).
   1. Ripken, Cal, 1960- --Comic books, strips, etc. 2.
   Baseball players--Comic books, strips, etc. 3. Sports
   comics. 4. Shortstop (Baseball)--Comic books, strips, etc.
   I. [Each creator]. II. It's All in the Family. III. Series.
   IV. Revolutionary Comics. Call no.: PN6728.6.R4B3no.7
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Shortstops.
   "Martin Marion" 1 p. in Real Fact Comics, no. 4 (Sept./Oct.
   1946). -- Wheaties ad. -- Marion is a shortstop. -- Call
   no.: PN6728.1.N3R4no.4
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Shortstops.
   "Once in a Lifetime" (A Real Fact Sports Drama) 2 p. in
   Real Fact Comics, no. 10 (Sept./Oct. 1947) -- Summary:
   Shortshop Neal Ball makes the first unassisted triple play
   in the major leagues. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3R4no.10
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Shortweighting.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Shorty.
   "The Cat Naps" (Sunny Boy, May 9, 1942) / by Holloway. --
   Summary: Shorty says he put out the cat, and if you don't
   believe it put her out yourself. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
   "cats"
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Shorty.
   "The Gas-Shell Cannon"* (Clipper Kirk) / art: Graham
   Ingels. 8 p. in Wings Comics, no. 37 (Sept. 1943). --
   Introduction of Shorty; appearance of Tonia; villains are
   The Nazis. -- Data from Lou Mougin via The Grand Comics
   Database Project. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.F5W5no.37
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"Shorty" / Fred Schwab, script and art. 1 p. in Adventure
   Comics, no. 37 (Apr. 1939). -- Gag strip. -- Data from Bob
   Cherry, Gene Reed, Lou Mougin, et al., via Grand Comics
   Database Project. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3A3m no.37
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"Shorty" / Stockton, script and art. 1 p. in Adventure Comics,
   no. 50 (May 1940). -- Final appearance of this gag strip
   feature. -- Data from Bob Cherry, Gene Reed, Lou Mougin, et
   al., via Grand Comics Database Project. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A3m no.50
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Shorty.
   "The Elephant and the Red Pepper"* (Shorty) / Lynn Karp. 4
   p. in Ha Ha Comics, no. 32 (Aug. 1946). -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.A5H3no.32
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Shorty

Gag strip feature by Henry Boltinoff
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"Shorty" / Henry Boltinoff. 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 143
   (Apr. 1950) -- Data from Jon Ingersoll, Bob Klein and Brian
   Mowbray of Grand Comics Database. -- Call no.: Film 15791,
   reel 184
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Shorty (Sept. 1952)
   "Shorty" 1/2 p. in Action Comics, no. 301 (June 1963) ;
   reprinted from Batman, no. 72 (Sept. 1952); translated as
   "Chapo" in El Halcon de Oro, no. 156 (Jan. 1, 1971) --
   Begins: "Boo! Boo! Throw the umpire out" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A2no.301. Call no.: PN6790.M44H3no.156.
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"Shorty" 1 p. gag strip in Action Comics, no. 232 (Sept. 1957)
   Call no.: PN6728.1.N3A2no.232
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Shorty (July 1958)
   "The Throckmortons Have No Piano"* (Shorty) / Henry
   Boltinoff. 1 p. in Wonder Woman, no. 99 (July 1958) --
   Begins: Hello, Shorty. How is your piano teaching coming
   along? -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3W6no.99
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"Shorty" 1/2 p. in Action Comics, no. 243 (Aug. 1958) --
   Begins: And if you have any complaints. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A2no.243
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Shorty (Aug. 1958)
   "Umbrella Shopping"* (Shorty) / Henry Boltinoff, script and
   art ; Gaspar Saladino, letters. 1/2 p. in Adventure Comics,
   no. 251 (Aug. 1958). -- Begins: "I'd like to see an
   umbrella!" -- Data from Bob Cherry, Gene Reed, Lou Mougin,
   Tom Orzechowski, et al., via Grand Comics Database Project.
   -- Call no.: Film 15791r.40
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"Shorty" / Henry Boltinoff. 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 313
   (June 1964) ; reprinted from Adventure Comics, no. 261
   (June 1959). -- Begins: What a nice sunny day! -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A2no.313
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Adventure Comics, no. 261 (June 1959). --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.N3A3no.261
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Adventure Comics, no. 261 (June 1959). --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.N3A3no.261
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Adventure Comics, no. 262 (July 1959). --
   Begins: "Say, you can't smoke here!" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A3no.262
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"Shorty" 1/2 p. in Adventure Comics, no. 263 (Aug. 1959) ;
   reprinted in Superboy, no. 117 (Dec. 1964). -- Begins:
   "Waiter, let me see the menu!" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A3no.263
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"Shorty" 1/2 p. in Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane, no. 10
   (Aug. 1959). -- Begins: Visitors day aboard ship. I've got
   to escort. -- Call no.: PN6728.2.N3S78no.10
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"Shorty" / Henry Boltinoff. 1 p. in Adventure Comics, no. 265
   (Oct. 1959). -- Begins: "It's a nice day for a walk" --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.N3A3no.265
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 260 (Jan. 1960) -- Begins:
   I'd like a job! -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3A2no.260
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 262 (Mar. 1960) -- Begins:
   I haven't been out of the house. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A2no.262
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 265 (June 1960) -- Begins:
   Here you are, folks! -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3A2no.265
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"Shorty" / Henry Boltinoff. 1 p. in Superman's Girl Friend
   Lois Lane, no. 18 (July 1960). -- Begins: I'll fill up the
   tub for a nice. -- Call no.: PN6728.2.N3S78no.18
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"Shorty" 1/2 p. in Adventure Comics, no. 283 (Apr. 1961). --
   Begins: "This spot looks fine! Howdy" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A3no.283
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Adventure Comics, no. 286 (July 1961). --
   Begins: "Good-bye! Good luck! Keep" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A3no.286
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Adventure Comics, no. 290 (Nov. 1961). --
   Begins: "Well, I've got to be getting home" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A3no.290
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Shorty (Nov. 1961)
   "What Time Is It?"* (Shorty) 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 282
   (Nov. 1961). -- Begins: "Young man, would you help me out?"
   -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3A2no.282
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"Shorty" / Henry Boltinoff. 1/2 p. in Aquaman, no. 1
   (Jan./Feb. 1962). -- Begins: This is fine! Now I'm ready.
   -- Call no.: PN6728.3.N3A7no.1
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"Shorty" 1/2 p. in Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane, no. 31
   (Feb. 1962). -- Begins: Gosh, I never thought I'd make it!
   -- Call no.: PN6728.2.N3S78no.31
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 286 (Mar. 1962) -- Begins:
   "Of all things! I'll never" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A2no.286
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 290 (July 1962). --
   Begins: "That big bully is taking" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A2no.290
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Aquaman, no. 7 (Feb. 1963). -- Begins: Oh-oh!
   You call that a clean deck. -- Call no.: PN6728.3.N3A7no.7
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 303 (Aug. 1963). --
   Begins: How's the big game hunting. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A2no.303
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"Shorty" / Henry Boltinoff. 1 p. in Action Comics, no. 304
   (Sept. 1963). -- Begins: "Help me stick to my diet" -- Call
   no.: PN6728.1.N3A2no.304
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"Shorty" 1/2 p. in Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane, no. 49
   (May 1964). -- Begins: That's nice! Owch! Beat it! -- Call
   no.: PN6728.2.N3S78no.49
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"Shorty" 1/2 p. in Action Comics, no. 329 (Oct. 1965). --
   Begins: "A lion! Run, Shorty!" -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3A2no.329
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"Shorty" 1 p. in Aquaman, no. 24 (Nov./Dec. 1965). -- Begins:
   Just what I need, an afternoon of. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.3.N3A7no.24
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Shorty.
   Index entry (p. 593) in The World Encyclopedia of Comics,
   ed. by Maurice Horn (New York : Chelsea House, 1976). --
   Referene to a strip by C.D. Russell. -- Call no.: PN6710.W6
   1976
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"Shorty and the Lion Cubs" 1 p. text in Ha Ha Comics, no. 85
   (Aug./Sept. 1952). -- Call no.: PN6728.1.A5H3no.85
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"Shorty Gordon, Belly Gunner" 7 p. in True Comics, no. 31
   (Jan. 1944) -- Call no.: PN6728.1.P3T7no.31
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Shorty Shortcake.
   "The Guatemala Gold Mine Caper"* (Shorty Shortcake) / S. M.
   Iger, art ; S. M. Iger, story (as Jerry Williams) 6 p. in
   Wonderworld Comics, no. 6 (Oct. 1939) -- Data from Lou
   Mougin of Grand Comic-Book Database.
   I. Iger. S. M. II. Shorty Shortcake. III. Gold Mine Caper.
   k. Mines. k Capers. Call no.: Film 15791r.129
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Shorty Shortcake.
   "The Terror" (Shorty Shortcake) / art, S. M. Iger ; story
   by S. M. Iger (as Jerry Williams). 6 p. in Wonderworld
   Comics, no. 8 (Dec. 1939) -- Data from Lou Mougin of Grand
   Comic-Book Database.
   I. Iger, S. M. II. Shorty Shortcake. Call no.: Film
   15791r.129
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Shosha--Reviews.
   "Mis à Nu" p. 14 in Les Cahiers de la Bande Dessinée, no.
   89 (June 1990). -- Brief review of: Shosha (Marc-Rénier).
   -- (Critiques d'Albums) -- Call no.: PN6745.S37no.89
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"Shoshone Vengeance."
   Indian Fighter. -- London : Streamline Publications, 1951.
   -- 28 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. -- Date of publication from
   Gifford, D. The Complete Catalogue of British Comics. --
   Reprints U.S. comic book stories. -- CONTENTS: "Mescalero
   Vengeance" 7 p. ; "Shoshone Vengeance" 7 p. ; "Battle" 6 p.
   ; "Little Bow Wins His Warrior Feather" 7 p. -- Page count
   includes covers.
   1. Western comic books, strips, etc. 2. British comics. I.
   [Each story title] II. Streamline Publications. Call no.:
   PN6738.I53 1951
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