(March 1958)

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 RASCALS, No. 883." Code number is L.RASCALS O.S. #883-583. Copyright 1958 by Hal Roach Studios. Fourth of twelve Little Rascals Four Color issues. Based loosely on the 1922-44 Our Gang series of two-reel comedies produced by Hal Roach.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
David Gantz (painting)
Inks:
David Gantz (painting)
Colors:
David Gantz (painting)

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Farina]

Indexer Notes

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

[Stuffed Chicken] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
David Gantz
Inks:
David Gantz
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Fatso; Alfalfa; Buckwheat; Farina]
Synopsis:
Spanky tries to barbeque a chicken, with unpleasant results.

Indexer Notes

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

The Big Race (Table of Contents)

The Little Rascals / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
David Gantz
Inks:
David Gantz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Toughie McGurk
Synopsis:
The Rascals and Toughie McGurk's Pirates compete for raw materials to build racers for the town's Soap Box Derby.

Indexer Notes

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

The Swampfrog Safari (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
David Gantz
Inks:
David Gantz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Mr. Grumble
Synopsis:
The Rascals go to a swamp to catch frogs for a French restaurant; but the swamp belongs to the cantankerous Mr. Grumble, who decides to catch the frogs himself.

Indexer Notes

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

A Brush With Genius (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
David Gantz
Inks:
David Gantz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Aunt Matilda
Synopsis:
After attending an abstract art show, Alfalfa decides to become a painter.

Indexer Notes

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

You Can't Win (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
David Gantz
Inks:
David Gantz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Waldo Worthington
Synopsis:
Waldo, the rich kid, invites the Rascals to his birthday party. Waldo's parents have hired a new butler and have told him not to let the Rascals in.

Indexer Notes

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

[Strongest in the Neighborhood] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
David Gantz
Inks:
David Gantz
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Toughie McGurk
Synopsis:
Spanky lifts weights to be the toughest in the neighborhood, but he's still no match for Toughie McGurk.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Duet] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
David Gantz
Inks:
David Gantz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Miss Pretty
Synopsis:
Spanky and Alfalfa have to stay after school and practice a piano and violin duet.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Little Rascals
  2. 1. [Stuffed Chicken]
    The Little Rascals
  3. 2. The Big Race
    The Little Rascals
  4. 3. The Swampfrog Safari
    The Little Rascals
  5. 4. A Brush With Genius
    The Little Rascals
  6. 5. You Can't Win
    The Little Rascals
  7. 6. [Strongest in the Neighborhood]
    The Little Rascals
  8. 7. [The Duet]
    The Little Rascals
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