(October 1954)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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 "THE LITTLE SCOUTS, No. 587." Code number is L.S.O.S. #587-5410. Copyright 1954 by Roland Coe. Based on "The Little Scouts" children's books by Roland Coe. Last of five Little Scouts Four Color issues. Would have been Little Scouts #10 had regular series continued.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Little Scouts / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn
Colors:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Scouts [Wimbish; Wilmar; Jebby]; Scoutmaster Johnson
Keywords:
Boy Scouts; first aid

[Clearing the Field] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Scouts [Snackbar; Wilmar; Beller; Jebby; Sprig]
Synopsis:
A mouse scares a group of girls playing croquet, clearing the way for the Scouts to play baseball.

Indexer Notes

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

Alias Mr. Johnson (Table of Contents)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Scouts [Snackbar; Jebby; Beller; Wilmar; Wimbish]; Scoutmaster Johnson
Synopsis:
Big Dan Dunkel escapes from prison and he and his accomplices stumble across the Scouts' campground. Dunkel turns out to be a perfect twin of Scoutmaster Johnson and tries to impersonate him to avoid the law.

Indexer Notes

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

The Perfect Host (Table of Contents)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Scouts [Snackbar; Wilmar; Sprig; Beller; Jebby]; Scoutmaster Johnson
Synopsis:
The Scouts have to play host to the girls from Camp Jo-May.

Indexer Notes

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

Campfire Tale (Table of Contents)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Scouts [Wimbish; Snackbar; Dragheels; Wilmar]; Scoutmaster Johnson
Synopsis:
Farmer Brown tells a tale of a bear that used to live in area of the Scouts' camp, leading Wimbish to have a dream about bears.

Indexer Notes

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

[Ulterior Motive] (Table of Contents)

Snackbar / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Scouts [Snackbar; Wilmar; Jebby; Sprig]
Synopsis:
The rest of the scouts are mystified when Snackbar is playing house with the girls.

Indexer Notes

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

The Silver Snuffbox (Table of Contents)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Scouts [Snackbar; Wilmar; Beller]
Synopsis:
The Scouts deliver a suit from the cleaners to Mrs. Greenleaf, who lives in a house that once was a wax museum. She gives them a silver snuffbox that contains a series of mysterious notes.

[An Imperfect Gentleman] (Table of Contents)

[Scoutmaster Johnson] / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn
Inks:
Don Gunn

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Scoutmaster Johnson
Synopsis:
Scoutmaster Johnson helps an elderly lady across the street, but then hurts his back and the lady has to help him.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Haircut] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Scouts [Jebby]; Scoutmaster Johnson
Synopsis:
When Jebby can't see because his hair is too long, Scoutmaster Johnson gives him a haircut. Then Jebby can't see because his hat has fallen over his eyes.

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Little Scouts
  2. 1. [Clearing the Field]
    [The Little Scouts]
  3. 2. Alias Mr. Johnson
    The Little Scouts
  4. 3. The Perfect Host
    The Little Scouts
  5. 4. Campfire Tale
    The Little Scouts
  6. 5. [Ulterior Motive]
    Snackbar
  7. 6. The Silver Snuffbox
    The Little Scouts
  8. 7. [An Imperfect Gentleman]
    [Scoutmaster Johnson]
  9. 8. [The Haircut]
    [The Little Scouts]
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