(April 1961)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-02-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell [stamp]
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
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

Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994).
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


The Absent Minded Professor (Table of Contents)

Walt Disney's The Absent Minded Professor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

The Absent-Minded Professor (Table of Contents)

Walt Disney's The Absent Minded Professor / photo story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In some editions of this issue, the photos have been replaced by an ad "Announcing the Wonderful New Dell Comics Contest."

The Absent-Minded Professor (Table of Contents)

Walt Disney's The Absent Minded Professor / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
John Ushler
Inks:
John Ushler
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In some variant editons of this issue, pages 16 and 17 (the centerfold) have been dropped and replaced by an ad for the "Dell Trading Post." On page 32, the final half-page panel has been dropped and replaced by an ad for Jumping Jacks Shoes.

Pioneer Inventors (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Ushler
Inks:
John Ushler
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Samuel Hopkins; Elias Howe; Alexander Graham Bell; Eli Whitney

Fabulous Formula (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Ushler
Inks:
John Ushler
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Christopher Columbus; Charles Goodyear

Indexer Notes

In some editions of this issue, the one-page story "Fabulous Formula" has been dropped and replaced with an ad for Twinkles cereal and a mail-away offer for three Twinkles "Magic Sponge Toys," available for 30ยข and one boxtop from Twinkles cereal. The sponge toys are in the shape of Twinkles the elephant, Sanford the parrot and Wilbur the monkey.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Absent Minded Professor
    Walt Disney's The Absent Minded Professor
  2. 1. The Absent-Minded Professor
    Walt Disney's The Absent Minded Professor
  3. 2. The Absent-Minded Professor
    Walt Disney's The Absent Minded Professor
  4. 3. Pioneer Inventors
  5. 4. Fabulous Formula
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