(March 1957)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
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 "CAPTAIN KANGAROO, No. 780." Code number is CAPT.K. O.S. #780-573. Copyright 1957 by Keeshan-Miller Enterprises Corp. Second of three Captain Kangaroo Four Colors. Based on the 1955-1984 CBS TV series "Captain Kangaroo."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Kangaroo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)

Characters:
Captain Kangaroo (photo of Bob Keeshan)
Reprints:

[Feeding the Lamb] (Table of Contents)

Captain Kangaroo / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain Kangaroo (photo of Bob Keeshan); Bunny Rabbit (photo)
Synopsis:
The lamb is hungry and the Captain has to feed her.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Five photos from the TV show tied together with text to form a story.

Billy Goat Makes Good (Table of Contents)

Captain Kangaroo / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Kangaroo; Mr. Green Jeans; Grandfather Clock
Synopsis:
Mr. Green Jeans buys a goat that won't eat regular food, just things like tin cans, window curtains, shirts, shoes, etc.

Try, Try Again (Table of Contents)

Captain Kangaroo / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Kangaroo; Grandfather Clock
Synopsis:
Captain Kangaroo buys a new teddy bear. At midnight each night, when all the toys come to life, the bear tries to be something different--a fireman, soldier, and Indian Chief. He fails at all these and decides to be content with just being a teddy bear.

Captain Kangaroosoe (Table of Contents)

Captain Kangaroo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Kangaroo; Bunny Rabbit; Puppy Dog
Synopsis:
The Captain and Bunny Rabbit act in the play "Captain Kangaroosoe," a take-off on "Robinson Crusoe," with the Captain and Bunny fighting off pirates on a desert island in the South Seas.

Sailing, Sailing (Table of Contents)

Captain Kangaroo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Kangaroo; Grandfather Clock; Bunny Rabbit; Puppy Dog
Synopsis:
Grandfather Clock tells the story of Mr. Bangeroo, who decides to build a boat with the help of Bunny Rabbit and Puppy Dog.

[A Special Cow] (Table of Contents)

Captain Kangaroo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Kangaroo; Mr. Green Jeans
Synopsis:
Mr. Green Jeans shows the Captain his herd of cows, and tells why some cows have horns and some don't.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[Feeding a Lion] (Table of Contents)

Captain Kangaroo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Kangaroo; Mr. Green Jeans
Synopsis:
The Captain feeds a lion at the zoo.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Kangaroo
  2. 1. [Feeding the Lamb]
    Captain Kangaroo
  3. 2. Billy Goat Makes Good
    Captain Kangaroo
  4. 3. Try, Try Again
    Captain Kangaroo
  5. 4. Captain Kangaroosoe
    Captain Kangaroo
  6. 5. Sailing, Sailing
    Captain Kangaroo
  7. 6. [A Special Cow]
    Captain Kangaroo
  8. 7. [Feeding a Lion]
    Captain Kangaroo
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