(1947)

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 Magazine [circle]
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 "SMITTY, No. 138." No code number. Copyright 1947 by The Chicago Tribune.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Smitty; Herby; Mr. Bailey; Little Moose
Keywords:
Indians; Native Americans; totem poles

[When the Boss is Away...] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey
Synopsis:
When Mr. Bailey goes away unexpectedly, the Board of Directors depends on Smitty, his office boy, for advice.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) daily newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story begins on the inside front cover in black, red, and white. Four tiers of panels per page.

[Second Childhood] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey
Synopsis:
When Mr. Bailey has too many business worries, his doctor tells him to watch Smitty and try to be a kid again.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) daily newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[Trip to the North Woods] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey; George; Little Moose
Synopsis:
Smitty and Mr. Bailey go on a fishing trip to the North Woods.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) daily newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[Trying to Be Friends with Little Moose] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey; George; Little Moose; Herby
Synopsis:
Mr. Bailey tries to be friendly to Little Moose, an Indian who does not like him. Little Moose makes a magic potion to make Bailey obey his commands, but makes a mistake and drinks it himself.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[Magic Potion Wears Off] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey; George; Little Moose
Synopsis:
Mr. Bailey has Little Moose take him to the hiding place of the big fish, "Old Fighter." However the potion that made Little Moose obey Bailey wears off and Bailey has to be Little Moose's slave in order to get back to camp.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[The Long Way Home] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey; Herby; Little Moose; George
Synopsis:
Since Mr. Bailey is carrying him, Little Moose takes the long way to get back to camp. When Smitty and Mr. Bailey fly home from the fishing trip, the scene shifts to Herby trying to become a lifeguard at a beach.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[Herby the Lifeguard] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Herby
Synopsis:
The female lifeguards on a beach have Herby helping them.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[Smitty Goes to Night School] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Herby
Synopsis:
Herby comes home from a week at the beach. Smitty decides to go to night school.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[Mr. Bailey Makes Smitty President of the Company] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey
Synopsis:
In order to get a client to do business with his company, Mr. Bailey makes Smitty its president.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[The Van Zanny Contract] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey; Mr. Van Zanny
Synopsis:
Van Zanny decides to sign a big contract with Smitty just to get Mr. Bailey's goat.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Four tiers of panels per page.

[Indian Magic Doll] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey; George; Little Moose
Synopsis:
When Little Moose can't master the seat cane that Mr. Bailey gave him, he decides to make a voodoo doll of Bailey to get revenge.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1942.

Indexer Notes

Four tiers of panels per page.

[Little Moose Torments Mr. Bailey] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Smitty; Mr. Bailey; George; Little Moose
Synopsis:
Little Moose torments Mr. Bailey via long distance by using a voodoo doll. Bailey goes to Canada to get him to stop.
Reprints:
  • from Smitty (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1942.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous sequence. Story continues on inside back cover in black, red, and white and concludes on the back cover in color. Four tiers of panels per page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Smitty
  2. 1. [When the Boss is Away...]
    Smitty
  3. 2. [Second Childhood]
    Smitty
  4. 3. [Trip to the North Woods]
    Smitty
  5. 4. [Trying to Be Friends with Little Moose]
    Smitty
  6. 5. [Magic Potion Wears Off]
    Smitty
  7. 6. [The Long Way Home]
    Smitty
  8. 7. [Herby the Lifeguard]
    Smitty
  9. 8. [Smitty Goes to Night School]
    Smitty
  10. 9. [Mr. Bailey Makes Smitty President of the Company]
    Smitty
  11. 10. [The Van Zanny Contract]
    Smitty
  12. 11. [Indian Magic Doll]
    Smitty
  13. 12. [Little Moose Torments Mr. Bailey]
    Smitty
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