(August 1948)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
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 "THE BROWNIES, No. 192." Code number is BROWNIES O.S. #192-488. Copyright 1948 by Oskar Lebeck.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Keywords:
brownies; elves; fairies; locomotives; pixies; railroads; trains; turtles

Night Noises (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
The Brownies
Synopsis:
A poem about Brownies being scared by night noises.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red and white. Text and illustrations.

They Help the Toymaker / How to Build a Boat (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies; Ooglie
Synopsis:
Three Brownies decide to help the toymaker. They are joined by an "out of town" Brownie, Whiskers, who sabotages their efforts.

Indexer Notes

The bottom tier of panels on the last six pages is a separate story: "How to Build a Boat."

My Friend the Flea (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Synopsis:
A poem about a Brownie and his friend, a flea.

A Trip to the Moon / The Telescope (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Synopsis:
The Brownies notice a piece is out of the moon and recruit a duck to fly them there to repair it. They don't get very far.

Indexer Notes

Bottom tier of panels on each page is a separate pantomime story: "The Telescope."

["Here's a Fire in Brownie Town and Where's the Fire Brigade?] (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / activity / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
The Brownies

Indexer Notes

Two-page drawing across the centerfold that features hidden drawings of firemen for the reader to find.

The Chicken's Child / The Hockey Game (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Synopsis:
A Brownie hides in an Easter egg. A chicken tries to hatch it and when the Brownie emerges the chicken assumes the Brownie is her "chick."

Indexer Notes

The bottom tier of panels on each page is a separate story: "The Hockey Game."

Musical Instruments (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A poem about musical instruments.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text and illustrations.

The Rain (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A poem about rain.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text and illustrations.

The Ooglies and the Cuckoo Clock / The Musician (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies; The Ooglies
Synopsis:
The Ooglies steal a cuckoo clock. The Brownies trick them into putting it back.

Indexer Notes

The bottom tier of panels on each page is a separate pantomime story: "The Musician."

The Cooking Corner (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Fanciful instructions for cooking an elephant.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white. Text and illustrations.

The Bath (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Synopsis:
A Brownie tries to give a beetle a bath.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; pantomime story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Brownies
  2. 1. Night Noises
    The Brownies
  3. 2. They Help the Toymaker / How to Build a Boat
    The Brownies
  4. 3. My Friend the Flea
    The Brownies
  5. 4. A Trip to the Moon / The Telescope
    The Brownies
  6. 5. ["Here's a Fire in Brownie Town and Where's the Fire Brigade?]
    The Brownies
  7. 6. The Chicken's Child / The Hockey Game
    The Brownies
  8. 7. Musical Instruments
  9. 8. The Rain
  10. 9. The Ooglies and the Cuckoo Clock / The Musician
    The Brownies
  11. 10. The Cooking Corner
  12. 11. The Bath
    The Brownies
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