(October 1953)

Dell, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny
Keywords:
Halloween

The Pumpkin Hunt (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
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Characters:
Bugs Bunny (cameo); Elmer Fudd (cameo); Porky Pig (cameo); Petunia Pig (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. A story told in both text and images representing words.

["The Halloween party can start now...Bugsy's here! Heh, heh!"] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Sylvester; Elmer Fudd; Tweety
Synopsis:
Bugs and his friends are invited to a party by a Halloween witch who plans to turn them into jack-o-lantern pumpkins at the end of the party.

Let's Play Games! (Table of Contents)

activity / 3 pages (report information)

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Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig

Indexer Notes

Various activities: How to make masks out of paper bags. A party game involving a jack-o-lantern with a lighted candle inside. A scrambled word puzzle. A code message to be solved using the names of images.

["It's getting dark...and it's kind of scarey and spooky..."] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 12 ? pages (report information)

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Genre:
occult; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; unnamed ghost
Synopsis:
A lonely ghost decides to come and live with Porky.

["I been flying for miles... I think I rest awhile in that nest!"] (Table of Contents)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Tweety takes refuge in an eagle's nest, which happens to be near the place Sylvester's master has taken him camping.

["It's getting dark out, Mom! Is my Halloween costume ready yet?"] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Oliver Owl; Ozzie Ostrich
Synopsis:
Oliver tricks Henery into giving him his Halloween costume. Oliver then gets in trouble when he pretends to be Henery and scares the chickens.

The Masquerade Mystery (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Parts of a drawing to cut out and assemble.

Bugs Bunny Befuddlers (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Puzzles involving arithmetic.

["Ah-h! My pumpkin patch has come along beautifully!"] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd and Daffy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
Elmer reads a book on "How to Control Your Temper," not knowing that Daffy wrote it and sent it to him.

Pumpkin Pin-up Game (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Bugs Bunny (cameo)

Indexer Notes

A "pin the tale on the donkey" type game using a jack-o-lantern.

Party Fun for Everyone (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

A rebus-based word game.

["Goodness! What's all this, Mary Jane?"] (Table of Contents)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis:
Mary Jane and Sniffles visit Goblin Land on Halloween.

["Aye-yi-yi! What ess wrong? Thees horse want to buck me off.."] (Table of Contents)

Little Pancho Vanilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Characters:
Pancho Vanilla; Señor Vanilla
Synopsis:
Señor Vanilla tries to train the "reech ranchero's" horse not to buck.

["We sure had a time at the Halloween dance last night, huh, Porky?"] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
Synopsis:
Bugs finds a fiddle that compels people to dance when it is played.

Bugs Bunny Crossword Capers (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Porky Pig; Sniffles

Indexer Notes

A crossword puzzle superimposed over a silhouette of Bugs' head.

["Are there any more nominations for president, girls?"] (Table of Contents)

Petunia Pig / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Petunia Pig; Porky Pig
Synopsis:
Petunia campaigns to be elected president of the "Stitch & Chat Club," but ends up getting elected sheriff instead.

Pasture Pathfinding (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

A maze game.

["Woo! Woo! Hiya, chums! If this luscious setup is for ducks..."] (Table of Contents)

Daffy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
Daffy takes up residence in a rich man's mansion.

["Greetings, Henery! My, my! You don't expect that crate to fly..."] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Pencils:
Vivie Risto
Inks:
Vivie Risto
Colors:
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Letters:
Veve Risto

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Oliver Owl
Synopsis:
Henery and Oliver have a kite-flying contest.

Surprised Party (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Connect the dots puzzle. Also answers for various activity pages in the issue.

[Halloween Pinup] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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? (painting)
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? (painting)
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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Daffy Duck; Sylvester; Tweety
Synopsis:
Daffy, Porky, Bugs, and Petunia ride a flying broom in front of a full moon, while on the ground Tweety surprises Sylvester with a jack-o-lantern.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bugs Bunny
  2. 1. The Pumpkin Hunt
  3. 2. ["The Halloween party can start now...Bugsy's here! Heh, heh!"]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. Let's Play Games!
  5. 4. ["It's getting dark...and it's kind of scarey and spooky..."]
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. ["I been flying for miles... I think I rest awhile in that nest!"]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  7. 6. ["It's getting dark out, Mom! Is my Halloween costume ready yet?"]
    Henery Hawk
  8. 7. The Masquerade Mystery
  9. 8. Bugs Bunny Befuddlers
  10. 9. ["Ah-h! My pumpkin patch has come along beautifully!"]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  11. 10. Pumpkin Pin-up Game
  12. 11. Party Fun for Everyone
  13. 12. ["Goodness! What's all this, Mary Jane?"]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  14. 13. ["Aye-yi-yi! What ess wrong? Thees horse want to buck me off.."]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  15. 14. ["We sure had a time at the Halloween dance last night, huh, Porky?"]
    Bugs Bunny
  16. 15. Bugs Bunny Crossword Capers
  17. 16. ["Are there any more nominations for president, girls?"]
    Petunia Pig
  18. 17. Pasture Pathfinding
  19. 18. ["Woo! Woo! Hiya, chums! If this luscious setup is for ducks..."]
    Daffy
  20. 19. ["Greetings, Henery! My, my! You don't expect that crate to fly..."]
    Henery Hawk
  21. 20. Surprised Party
  22. 21. [Halloween Pinup]
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