(February 1943)

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.
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Format
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Andy Panda; Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy

["Dear friends. We took some steps to tell you where ..."] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Emma McKean (signature: a baby chick)
Inks:
Emma McKean (signature: a baby chick)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Andy Panda; Li'l Eight Ball; Felix the Cat; Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy

["Your circus coach is waiting, Andy -"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Andy Panda; Tommy; Marion; a movie director; circus people and circus animals

Indexer Notes

All non-animals depicted as real people.

["Eight Ball, you gotta sell ole Boneypart to the glue works!"] (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; Li'l Eight Bal's mammy; Bonaparte, their old horse; two young brown scoundrels; Colonel Southern, a southern gentleman

["Inside one room of the hollow tree trunk on the knoll ..."] (Table of Contents)

Billy and Bonny Bee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Billy Bee; Bonny Bee; Nurse Betsy; a dragonfly; Daddy Longlegs

["Don't try to get home in this thunder shower, Oswald ..."] (Table of Contents)

Oswald / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald; Mrs. Possum; Woody Woodpecker; Toby Bear; Hi-Yah Wahoo

["Hello, children! Where shall we go for today's adventure?"] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Twee Deedle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Justin C. Gruelle (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mr. Twee Deedle; Dicky, Dolly, and their dog, Micky; Charlie Cricket, his wife and music pupils; an old woodchopper and his horse, Harry; Pearl Opossum; a bunch of gnomes; two giants

Buttons + Boots (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (spot illustrations)
Inks:
? (spot illustrations)
Colors:
? (spot illustrations)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
animal

["On a winter morn, a little brownie awoke to find the ground covered with the first snow."] (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The brownies

["Come on, raggedys! I'll give you a sailboat ride on the lake ..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Johnny Gruelle (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy; Marcella; Snoopwiggy; Grinny Bear; Prince Gallant; Princess Joy

[On Cannibal Island] (Table of Contents)

Felix the Cat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Sullivan (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Felix the Cat; a cannibal king and his tribe

Indexer Notes

Racial sterotypes

"This swell 8" x 10 1/2" picture in full color" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig

Indexer Notes

Order form for one year subscriptions to "Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies Comics"

["These famous characters appear every month in New Funnies"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (various)
Inks:
? (various)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Andy Panda; Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy; Billy Bee; Bonny Bee; Felix the Cat; Oswald; the Brownies; Li'l Eight Ball; Mr. Twee Deeddle

Indexer Notes

Order form for one year subscriptions to "New Funnies".

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Dear friends. We took some steps to tell you where ..."]
  3. 2. ["Your circus coach is waiting, Andy -"]
    Andy Panda
  4. 3. ["Eight Ball, you gotta sell ole Boneypart to the glue works!"]
    Li'l Eight Ball
  5. 4. ["Inside one room of the hollow tree trunk on the knoll ..."]
    Billy and Bonny Bee
  6. 5. ["Don't try to get home in this thunder shower, Oswald ..."]
    Oswald
  7. 6. ["Hello, children! Where shall we go for today's adventure?"]
    Mr. Twee Deedle
  8. 7. Buttons + Boots
  9. 8. ["On a winter morn, a little brownie awoke to find the ground covered with the first snow."]
    The Brownies
  10. 9. ["Come on, raggedys! I'll give you a sailboat ride on the lake ..."]
    Raggedy Ann
  11. 10. [On Cannibal Island]
    Felix the Cat
  12. 11. "This swell 8" x 10 1/2" picture in full color"
  13. 12. ["These famous characters appear every month in New Funnies"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Claus Simonsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher