(March 1961)

Hallden; Fawcett, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1960-12-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Hallden Division of Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Hallden Fawcett
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The "Dennis the Menace" TV show was running at this time, and the story in this issue is an adaptation of "Dennis and the Open House". This issue may have been a test for the "Dennis the Menace Television Special" series which started shortly after this and also included TV show stories.
On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1961, page 43, registration number B877764.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dennis the Menace / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell; Ruff
Keywords:
television

More News of Dennis' Pals (Table of Contents)

The Cookie Jar / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dennis Mitchell
Synopsis:
Five short articles about Dennis fans.

Indexer Notes

Fans mentioned include Randy and Ronnie Matthews of Midland, Texas; Reneé Deschamps of Montreal, Canada; Mr. and Mrs. Marion Skrakowski of Baltimore, Maryland; Michael and Laurie Sieverts of Ithaca, New York and the students of the University of Tennessee Medical School. Inside front cover.

The Party Smarty (Table of Contents)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Toole
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell; George Wilson; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Tommy Anderson; Margaret Wade; Joey McDonald; Martha Wilson; Mr. Purdy; Mrs. Purdy
Synopsis:
The Mitchells and Wilsons are hosting a party for their out-of-town guests, the Purdys.
Reprints:
Keywords:
1876 silver dollar; coin collecting

Indexer Notes

Part one. This is an adaptation of the TV episode "Dennis and the Open House" (#1-17).

Stevie Teevee (Table of Contents)

Stevie Teevee / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Stevie Teevee
Synopsis:
Story about a boy who turns into a television after watching too much of it.
Keywords:
television

Indexer Notes

First appearance.

How Television Works (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
math & science
Keywords:
broadcast tower; coaxial cable; kinescope; microwave; orthicon tube; scanning; television camera

The Party Smarty Part Two (Table of Contents)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Toole
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; George Wilson; Martha Wilson; Ruff; Opie Swanson
Synopsis:
Dennis erects signs for an open house and Wilson's valuable coin disappears.
Keywords:
open house

Indexer Notes

Part Two.

More News of Dennis' Fans (Table of Contents)

The Cookie Jar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photographs)
Inks:
? (photographs)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
"More News of Dennis' Fans" - Photos and stories about four fans.

Indexer Notes

Fans mentioned are Davy Armstrong of El Cajon, California; Sue Hoover of Denver, Colorado; Elizabeth O'Neill of New York City and Mr. and Mrs. Clinton A. Dennis of Waterloo, Iowa.

T-V Jeebies (Table of Contents)

Dennis the Menace / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Hank Ketcham
Pencils:
Hank Ketcham
Inks:
Hank Ketcham
Colors:
?
Letters:
? (title); typeset

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell
Reprints:
  • from Dennis the Menace daily (The Post-Hall Syndicate, Inc.) 195X-XX-XX - 196X-XX-XX ?

Indexer Notes

Five television related cartoons.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dennis the Menace
  2. 1. More News of Dennis' Pals
    The Cookie Jar
  3. 2. The Party Smarty
    Dennis the Menace
  4. 3. Stevie Teevee
    Stevie Teevee
  5. 4. How Television Works
  6. 5. The Party Smarty Part Two
    Dennis the Menace
  7. 6. More News of Dennis' Fans
    The Cookie Jar
  8. 7. T-V Jeebies
    Dennis the Menace
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bill Devine
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Peter Bosch
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Andrew Krieg
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore