(December 1957)

Dell, 1942 Series
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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 "THE LITTLE PEOPLE, No. 868." Code number is L.P.O.S. #868-5712. Copyright 1957 by NEA Service, Inc. Based on "The Little People" newspaper strip by Walt Scott. Seventh of ten Little People Four Color issues.


Topsy-Turvy Christmas (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mel Crawford (painting)
Inks:
Mel Crawford (painting)
Colors:
Mel Crawford (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Little People [Old One; Chub; Cork; Loop; Jinx]
Keywords:
brownies; Christmas; Christmas decorations; Christmas trees; elves; fairies; little people; pixies; reindeer

[Welcome Mat for Santa] (Table of Contents)

The Little People / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gormley
Inks:
Dan Gormley
Letters:
Dan Gormley

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Little People [Old One; Chub; Cork; Loop; Jinx]
Synopsis:
The Little People prepare for Santa's visit.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

A Topsy-Turvy Christmas (Table of Contents)

The Little People / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gormley
Inks:
Dan Gormley
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dan Gormley
Job Number:
L.P.O.S. #868-5712

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Little People [Old One; Chub; Cork; Loop; Jinx]; The Groons; Santa Claus (cameo)
Synopsis:
The Little People fall down a hole and end up in Topsy-Turvy Land, where everything is backwards. In that place Christmas is a sad time because the Snoorg (Groons) take presents, not give them.

[New Skates] (Table of Contents)

The Little People / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gormley
Inks:
Dan Gormley
Letters:
Dan Gormley

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Little People [Loop; Cork]
Synopsis:
Loop gets a pair of ice skates for Christmas.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[Wrapping a Gift] (Table of Contents)

The Little People / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gormley
Inks:
Dan Gormley
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Little People [Chub]
Synopsis:
Chub gift-wraps a package without putting the gift inside.

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Topsy-Turvy Christmas
    The Little People
  2. 1. [Welcome Mat for Santa]
    The Little People
  3. 2. A Topsy-Turvy Christmas
    The Little People
  4. 3. [New Skates]
    The Little People
  5. 4. [Wrapping a Gift]
    The Little People
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