(August 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Movie Classic
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 "DINOSAURUS, No. 1120."
Code number is DINOSAURUS O.S. #1120-608.
Copyright 1960 by Jack H. Harris. Adaptation of the 1960 movie "Dinosaurus."
"Movie Classic" on cover.


"Stone Age monsters return to life!" (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
bulldozers; construction cranes; sauropods; tyrannosaurs

Dinosaurus! (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bart Thompson (photo of Ward Ramsey); Betty Piper (photo of Kristina Hanson); Julio (photo of Alan Roberts); Mike Hacker (photo of Fred Engelberg); the Cave Man (photo of Gregg Martell)
Synopsis:
Preview of story with five stills from the movie.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Cast and credits from the movie are listed.

Dinosaurus! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Blasting in the harbor of a tropical island uncovers two frozen dinosaurs--a Tyrannosaur and a Brontosaurus. They are hoisted ashore and come to life after being struck by lighting. In addition, a prehistoric man washes ashore and he also comes alive with the lightning strike.

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the 1960 movie "Dinosaurus." Script, pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Last panel of story is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

Dinosaurus: Giant Defenders (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about five different dinosaurs.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover, black and white. Five panels with typeset text underneath. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Dinosaurus: Terrible Lizards (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
General facts about dinosaurs.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Five panels with typeset text underneath. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. "Stone Age monsters return to life!"
  2. 1. Dinosaurus!
  3. 2. Dinosaurus!
  4. 3. Dinosaurus: Giant Defenders
  5. 4. Dinosaurus: Terrible Lizards
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