(1944)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Book
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 "FAIRY TALE PARADE, No. 50." No code number. Copyright 1944 by Oskar Lebeck.


Fairy Tale Parade (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?

Reprints:
Keywords:
fairies; mushrooms; toads; toadstools

Indexer Notes

Art id for cover by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. on the goldenagecomics.co.uk boards.

Gubbins The Pony that Became a Mountain (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Gubbins (pony)
Synopsis:
Fairies make a pony so big that he is afraid to walk, so he stops and becomes a mountain.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white. Art id by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. on the goldenagecomics.co.uk boards.

The Magic Garden (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Wee folk grow food in a garden but a witch tries to steal it all.

Indexer Notes

Art id by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. on the goldenagecomics.co.uk boards.

The Nightingale (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Hans Christian Andersen (original story); ? (adaptation)
Pencils:
Arthur E. Jameson
Inks:
Arthur E. Jameson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
The Emperor of China cages a beautifully singing nightingale.

Indexer Notes

Art id by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. on the goldenagecomics.co.uk boards.

The Stolen Princess (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A royal wedding amongst the wee folk is interrupted by an evil sorcerer.

Indexer Notes

Art id by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. on the goldenagecomics.co.uk boards.

The Fourth Voyage of Sinbad the Sailor (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? ["THE Great Unknown"]
Inks:
? ["THE Great Unknown"]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Sinbad; Jullanar
Synopsis:
Sinbad is married in the far east and when his wife dies, he is buried alive with her.

Indexer Notes

Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware refer to this artist as "THE Great Unknown." His (or her) work is unsigned but very distinctive.

The Brave Little Tailor (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
The Brothers Grimm (original story); ? (adaptation)
Pencils:
Arthur E. Jameson
Inks:
Arthur E. Jameson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Master Snip
Synopsis:
A brave tailor defeats giants and captures a unicorn in order to win half a kingdom.

Indexer Notes

Story concludes on inside back cover in black, red, and white. Art Id by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. on the goldenagecomics.co.uk boards.

["The little forest men of Long Ago Land had just begun their dance."] (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
The little forest men of Long Ago Land have their dance interrupted by a rainstorm.

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic. Art id by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. on the goldenagecomics.co.uk boards.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Fairy Tale Parade
  2. 1. Gubbins The Pony that Became a Mountain
  3. 2. The Magic Garden
  4. 3. The Nightingale
  5. 4. The Stolen Princess
  6. 5. The Fourth Voyage of Sinbad the Sailor
  7. 6. The Brave Little Tailor
  8. 7. ["The little forest men of Long Ago Land had just begun their dance."]
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