(July 1950)

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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
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 "PORKY PIG in THE KINGDOM OF NOWHERE, No. 284." Code number is P.P.O.S. #284-507. Copyright 1950 by Warner Bros Cartoons, Inc.


The Kingdom of Nowhere (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Roger Armstrong
Inks:
Roger Armstrong
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Keywords:
armor; knights

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Talk to Yourself] (Table of Contents)

Cicero Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Carey
Inks:
John Carey
Letters:
John Carey

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cicero Pig; Porky Pig
Synopsis:
When the new kid next door won't talk to Cicero, Porky suggests Cicero talk to himself.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white; Pencils, inks, and lettering credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Kingdom of Nowhere (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Roger Armstrong
Inks:
Roger Armstrong
Colors:
?
Letters:
Roger Armstrong

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Sylvester; the Black Knight
Synopsis:
Sylvester and Porky find a suitcase full of "Boovarian" paper money. It turns out to be counterfeit, as there is no country of "Boovaria." However, Sylvester enters a "Name the Kingdom" contest in Porky's name with "Boovaria" as the entry. Porky and Sylvester are summoned to the Kingdom of Nowhere for the final judging. There the naming contest will be decided on the jousting field between Porky and the Black Knight.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils, inks, and lettering credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Seafarers (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Petunia Pig; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Porky becomes a scoutmaster in the Sea Scouts and takes Cicero and Sylvester on a chaotic trip in a rowboat. They end up in a lagoon full of rare and unusual fish.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Hands Off!] (Table of Contents)

Petunia Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Carey
Inks:
John Carey
Letters:
John Carey

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
Cicero writes a note that makes Petunia too embarrassed to take her cake to the bridge club.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Pencils, inks, and lettering credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Reading a "Night of Terror"] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Porky buys a toupee so that his hair can stand on end when he reads an exciting book.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back Cover; color. Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Kingdom of Nowhere
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. [Talk to Yourself]
    Cicero Pig
  3. 2. The Kingdom of Nowhere
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. The Seafarers
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. [Hands Off!]
    Petunia Pig
  6. 5. [Reading a "Night of Terror"]
    Porky Pig
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