(February 1953)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
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 "RAGGEDY ANN & ANDY, No. 452." Code number is R.A.O.S. #452-532. Copyright 1952 by the Johnny Gruelle Co.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Raggedy Ann and Andy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy
Keywords:
candy; locomotives; ragdolls; railroads; trains

Indexer Notes

Cover logo has "+" symbol. Indicia has "&" symbol.

Pickle Wickle-Wiggly Worm (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Claire L. Devaney (credited)
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Two short jingles with illustrations.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

The Meanness of Fuzzy Fox (Table of Contents)

Raggedy Ann / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Kerr ?; L. Bing?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Raggedy Ann; Mrs. Hennypenny; Cheepy Chick; Fuzzy Fox; Dr. Stork; Witchie Crosspatch
Synopsis:
Fuzzy Fox kidnaps Cheepy Chick for lunch; but accidentally gets Raggedy Ann, too.

Indexer Notes

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

Bad Bertram and the Bugs (Table of Contents)

Raggedy Ann / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Kerr ?; L. Bing ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy; Bertram Bear; Grampy Cricket;
Synopsis:
Bad Bertram Bear captures a cage full of insects just to torment them. Raggedy Ann and Andy release the insects, who team up to force Bertram into the cage.

Indexer Notes

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

The Magic Soapsuds (Table of Contents)

Raggedy Ann / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Kerr ?; L. Bing ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy; the Snoopwiggy; Gruffy Bear; Eddie Elf; Witchie Crosspatch
Synopsis:
Eddie Elf is blowing bubbles from magic soapsuds. He blows a soap bubble dragon to frighten the Snoopwiggy and Gruffy Bear who have been bullying the residents of the forest. Later the Raggedys and Eddie are captured by Witchie Crosspatch.

Indexer Notes

At the end the magic soapsuds wash Witchie Crosspatch away in a scene much like the Wicked Witch of the West's demise in the 1939 Wizard of Oz movie.

Silly Wiggy Pig; Jolly Mollie Polliwog; Horn Hatrack (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Claire L. Devaney (credited); Orissa M. Rines (credited)
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Three jingles with illustrations.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Horn Hatrack is by Rines, the other two jingles are by Devaney. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

[Repairing Toys and Keeping Busy] (Table of Contents)

The Raggedy Way / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy
Synopsis:
A short poem about repairing toys and always keeping busy.

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Raggedy Ann and Andy
  2. 1. Pickle Wickle-Wiggly Worm
  3. 2. The Meanness of Fuzzy Fox
    Raggedy Ann
  4. 3. Bad Bertram and the Bugs
    Raggedy Ann
  5. 4. The Magic Soapsuds
    Raggedy Ann
  6. 5. Silly Wiggy Pig; Jolly Mollie Polliwog; Horn Hatrack
  7. 6. [Repairing Toys and Keeping Busy]
    The Raggedy Way
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