(November 1952)

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
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. 436". Code number is BROWNIES #436-5211. (No "O.S." in code number.) Copyright 1952 by Western Printing & Lithographing Co. Seventh of ten Brownies Four Colors.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Keywords:
brownies; corncob pipes; elves; fairies; insects; pixies; sprites

[Hobo Brownies meet on a road] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Synopsis:
Two hobo Brownies meet on a road.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white; pantomime story.

[The False Duckling] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies [Brainy; Wizard; Wobble]
Synopsis:
The Brownies find an egg, just as a duckling hatches out of it. The Brownies glue the egg back together with the Wizard inside, but before they can release him, the mother duck returns and takes control of the egg. When the Wizard breaks out of the egg, the duck thinks he is her baby. The other Brownies have to go find the real duckling to return it to its mother.

The Brownies and the Splooks (Table of Contents)

The Brownies / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies [Wizard; Brainy; Muddle; Droopy]; Splooks
Synopsis:
The Wizard warns the other Brownies that they should stay inside the day after Halloween to avoid goblins and witches. The rest ignore his advice and go exploring. They find the Splooks, who live underground and only go out on Halloween to scare people. The Splooks are frustrated when the Brownies aren't scared of them and take them to see the Grand Splook. They inadvertently insult the Grand Splook and have to flee back to the surface.

The Brownies on Castaway Island (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies [Brainy; Wobble; Muddle; Weeseed; Spindly]
Synopsis:
The Brownies launch a tin can submarine, but it gets caught on the back of a turtle and is taken to Castaway Island. There they find Jettison, a long-bearded Brownie who supposedly has been on the island for 600 years.

[Stealing Doughnuts] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies [Brainy; Spindly; Wobble]; the Badkins
Synopsis:
The Badkins steal and eat all the Brownies' doughnuts. When they return for more baked goods, the pair is trapped in a glob of bread dough.

[Time for lunch] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Synopsis:
The Brownies' cart is pulled by three bugs, but they try to pull the cart down a hole when it's the bugs' lunchtime.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white; pantomime story.

[A Change in Leaders] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Brownies
Synopsis:
A trumpet player is off-key, so the leader of the band changes places with him.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color; pantomime story. Comic form, but no panel borders.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Brownies
  2. 1. [Hobo Brownies meet on a road]
    [The Brownies]
  3. 2. [The False Duckling]
    The Brownies
  4. 3. The Brownies and the Splooks
    The Brownies
  5. 4. The Brownies on Castaway Island
    The Brownies
  6. 5. [Stealing Doughnuts]
    The Badkins
  7. 6. [Time for lunch]
    [The Brownies]
  8. 7. [A Change in Leaders]
    [The Brownies]
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