(October 1942)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Publishing Co.
Editing:
Oskar Lebeck
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Format
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Andy Panda; Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy

["Hey, Bugs! Where ya' going?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["I don't know, dat I like gettin' back to nature, Andy ..."] (Table of Contents)

Andy Panda / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord DuBois ?
Pencils:
George Kerr ?
Inks:
George Kerr ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Andy Panda; Rajah; a homesteader and his wife; Laughing Star (cameo); Little Owl (cameo)

Indexer Notes

DuBois script per info in Michael Barrier's book Funnybooks the Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books.

["I wonder who's tapping at the door so early in the morning?"] (Table of Contents)

Raggedy Ann / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord DuBois ?
Pencils:
George Kerr ?
Inks:
George Kerr ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy; Sunny Bunny; Buddy Bunny; Honey Bunny; Snoopwiggy; Grinny Bear

Indexer Notes

DuBois script per info in Michael Barrier's book Funnybooks the Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books.

["My momma done told me to watch dis yere corn patch so de crows don't eat it all up!"] (Table of Contents)

Li'l Eight Ball / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Eight Ball; a flock of hungry crows; Mr. Woodchuck; Li'l Eight Ball's mammy

Indexer Notes

Racial stereotypes.

Big Boy (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Big Boy, a giant, shaggy dog; Billy, a boy (illustrations)

["Yoo-hoo!! Telegram for Papa Panda!"] (Table of Contents)

Oswald / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord DuBois ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Oswald; Woody Woodpecker; Papa Panda; Wahoo; Dr. Raccoon

Indexer Notes

Woody Woodpecker shown to have a mechanical brain. Woody Woodpecker is named for the first time in this story.

DuBois script per info in Michael Barrier's book Funnybooks the Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Andy Panda's Fun Corner / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Andy Panda; Oswald; Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy; Li'l Eight Ball; Woody Woodpecker

["In a large house in the country live Mrs. Bartholomeow and her four children"] (Table of Contents)

Tom Bartholomeow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mrs. Bartholomeow; Tom Bartholomeow; Fluffy Bartholomeow; Mitzi Bartholomeow; Archie Bartholomeow; Lizzie, the maid

["Hold still, Billy! You must look your best today."] (Table of Contents)

Billy and Bonny Bee / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Thomas (signed)
Inks:
Frank Thomas (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Billy Bee; Bonny Bee; Billy's and Bonny's mother; the bee queen; a big hornet

["I'm all in -!! I just gotta snooze!!"] (Table of Contents)

Felix the Cat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Felix the Cat; Bruto; four dwarves (recurrent characters, obviously)

["Now you can subscribe to New Funnies"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Choose your prize!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)