Captain Billy's Whiz Bang, Vol. 2, No. 23, August, 1921


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"Captain Billy's Whiz Bang" was an iconic magazine of American wit and humor launched by W.H. Fawcett in 1919. Each 64-page issue is packed with jokes, quips, and humorous bits of writing. Each year it grew in popularity, and Fawcett’s success lead to the formation of the well-known Fawcett Publications, which issued "Whiz Comics" and introduced Captain Marvel. The magazine was immortalized in a line in the song “Trouble” from Meredith Wilson’s “The Music Man.” - Summary by Larry Wilson (1 hr 32 min)

Chapters

Drippings From the Fawcett 11:07 Read by Rich Brown
A Succulent Table d’Hote - Our Movie Gossip - Our Program -To the Rear, March 5:58 Read by Phil Chenevert
Limber Kicks -The Romance - Hard to Explain! 3:07 Read by Larry Wilson
Bobbed Hair Genii 10:16 Read by James R. Hedrick
Sweet Essence of Prune Juice - Drummers, Front and Center, March! - Justificati… 2:51 Read by James R. Hedrick
Questions and Answers 5:36 Read by James R. Hedrick
Our Monthly Drammer “You Hold My Wife” and “Midsummer Badness 4:50 Read by Anthony Joseph
Whiz Bang Editorials 6:10 Read by Anthony Joseph
Smokehouse Poetry Part 1 6:28 Read by Alan Mapstone
Smokehouse Poetry Part 2 7:31 Read by Alan Mapstone
Our Rumor Department 7:30 Read by Rich Brown
Pasture Pot Pourri Part 1 3:19 Read by insiaakberali
Pasture Pot Pourri Part 2 3:08 Read by insiaakberali
Classified Ads, Quips and Poems 7:52 Read by oogiesragdoll
Our Rural Mailbox 6:50 Read by Rich Brown