(November-December 1951)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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 TREE OF FORTUNE, No. 360." Code number is P.P.O.S. #360-5111. Copyright 1951 by Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.


Tree of Fortune (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Gormley
Inks:
Dan Gormley
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Keywords:
fortunetelling; palmistry; tic-tac-toe

Indexer Notes

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

[Improvised Balcony] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Champin
Inks:
Ken Champin
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Sylvester (cameo); Petunia Pig (cameo); Bugs Bunny (cameo); Elmer Fudd (cameo)
Synopsis:
Cicero gets a seat in the chandelier when Porky invites everyone over to watch television.

Indexer Notes

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

Porky Pig and "The Tree of Fortune" (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Sylvester; Petunia Pig (cameo)
Synopsis:
Porky and Sylvester go to the island of Can't Tiki to bring back a rare breadfruit tree, which is guarded by a tribe of cannibals. Along the way they also free a genie from a bottle.

Indexer Notes

The name "Can't Tiki" is a take-off on "Kon-Tiki," the title of a best-selling book by Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl about his 1947 expedition across the Pacific Ocean. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Porky Pig and the Friendly Octopus (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Porky and Sylvester are divers sent to recover a crate of jelly beans. They get mixed up with a wood-boring fish, an octopus who loves jelly beans, and a pair of jewel smugglers.

Indexer Notes

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

[Dunce Cap] (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 Cicero fails to do his homework, his teacher comes up with a modern version of a dunce cap.

Indexer Notes

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

[Spurs as Skates] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Champin
Inks:
Ken Champin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
Cicero has to use some ingenuity when Porky won't buy him a set of roller skates.

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tree of Fortune
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. [Improvised Balcony]
    Porky Pig
  3. 2. Porky Pig and "The Tree of Fortune"
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. Porky Pig and the Friendly Octopus
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. [Dunce Cap]
    Cicero Pig
  6. 5. [Spurs as Skates]
    Porky Pig
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