(November 1954)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "CAPTAIN DAVY JONES, No. 598." Code number is D.J.O.S. #598-5411. Copyright 1954 by Western Printing and Lithographing Company. First and only Captain Davy Jones Four Color.


Captain Davy Jones (Table of Contents)

Captain Davy Jones / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Capt. Davy Jones

Yankee Shipping (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about shipping in the American colonies in the 18th Century.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Short typeset article with six illustrations done in woodcut style.

Captain Davy Jones (Table of Contents)

Captain Davy Jones / comic story / 33.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Schroeder
Inks:
Ernie Schroeder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Capt. Davy Jones; Willie Hawkins; Bull Slocum
Synopsis:
In the 18th century, pirate Richard Teach pretends to be a merchant ship captain and lures ships close by pretending to be a ship in distress. Captain Davy Jones and his crew on the ship "Pilgrim" are assigned to help guard Boston Harbor and find the pirates who are disrupting shipping.

Indexer Notes

House ad at bottom 1/4 of last interior page. Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on the back cover in color. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Three exciting Dell Comics... (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Ben Bowie (cameo); Turok (cameo); Sir Lancelot (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Promo for Dell Four Colors #599 (Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men), #596 (Turok Son of Stone), and #606 (Sir Lancelot), with line-drawn reproductions of the painted covers of each issue. (None of the covers is depicted in full, due to layout of the ad.) Promo comes at the bottom of last interior page, in the middle of the story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Captain Davy Jones
    Captain Davy Jones
  2. 1. Yankee Shipping
  3. 2. Captain Davy Jones
    Captain Davy Jones
  4. 3. Three exciting Dell Comics...
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