(August 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 "SMOKEY THE BEAR, No. 932." Code number is SMOKEY O.S. #932-588. Copyright 1958 by Western Printing & Lithographing Co. "Authorized and approved by the State Foresters and the Forest Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture in cooperation with the Advertising Council."


Smokey the Bear, His Life Story (Table of Contents)

Smokey the Bear / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Inks:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Colors:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Smokey the Bear; Little Smokey; Specs (raccoon)
Keywords:
forest rangers; wolves

Indexer Notes

Richard Richmond Identifies the artist as Morris Gollub.

[Introduction] (Table of Contents)

Smokey the Bear / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Smokey the Bear (photos)
Synopsis:
Introduction with photographs of the real-life Smokey, a bear cub who survived a forest fire.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Three photos and text.

The True Story of Smokey (Table of Contents)

Smokey the Bear / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Smokey the Bear
Synopsis:
The true story of a bear cub that survived a deadly forest fire in New Mexico and became the mascot for the Forest Service's campaign to prevent forest fires.

The Mountain Mission (Table of Contents)

Smokey the Bear / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Smokey the Bear; Little Smokey; Specs (raccoon); Lindy (flying squirrel); Hawkeye (hawk)
Synopsis:
Specs and Little Smokey go mountain-climbing to measure the snow depth. Smokey trails them to keep them out of trouble.

[Building a Cabin] (Table of Contents)

Smokey the Bear / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Smokey the Bear; Little Smokey; Spec (raccoon); Lindy (flying squirrel); Hammer-head (woodpecker); Spike (porcupine)
Synopsis:
Smokey gets too much help from the forest animals as he tries to build a trail cabin.

[The Reflection] (Table of Contents)

Smokey the Bear / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Little Smokey; Specs (raccoon)
Synopsis:
Specs and Little Smokey argue over who is better-looking.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

Have Fun Safely (Table of Contents)

Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Gum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Advice on finding safe areas to play.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; Ad for Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Gum. Part of a "summer safety" series.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Smokey the Bear, His Life Story
    Smokey the Bear
  2. 1. [Introduction]
    Smokey the Bear
  3. 2. The True Story of Smokey
    Smokey the Bear
  4. 3. The Mountain Mission
    Smokey the Bear
  5. 4. [Building a Cabin]
    Smokey the Bear
  6. 5. [The Reflection]
    Smokey the Bear
  7. 6. Have Fun Safely
    Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Gum
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