(April-June 1959)

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 "Walter Lantz OSWALD THE RABBIT, No. 979." Code number is OSWALD O.S. #979-594. Copyright 1959 by Walter Lantz Productions, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Walter Lantz Oswald the Rabbit / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit
Keywords:
fishing; pelicans

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

[Buying Toys] (Table of Contents)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit; Floyd; Lloyd
Synopsis:
The boys try out all the expensive toys in a shop, but Oswald buys each one a single cheap toy.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white; pantomime story. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

The Witch Pitch (Table of Contents)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; sports
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit; Floyd; Lloyd; Everglades Gertie
Synopsis:
Oswald is sent to cover a baseball team's spring training for a newspaper. After being chased out of the training camp because a series of mishaps, Oswald and the boys find a witch, who teaches Oswald an un-hittable "witch-pitch." Oswald gets to pitch for the team, but later the boys discover it's all a plot by the witch to get all the teams to throw the witch-pitch and ruin baseball.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

The Trembling Trestle (Table of Contents)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit; Floyd; Lloyd
Synopsis:
Beavers are gnawing timbers out of a railroad trestle, leaving it likely to collapse when the next train passes. Oswald tries to drive to the railroad station to warn the stationmaster, but a pair of hillbillies steal Oswald's car, leaving him with their old jalopy.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

The Horrible House Hassle (Table of Contents)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit; Floyd; Lloyd; Reddy Fox
Synopsis:
Oswald wins the "Home-Hope Contest" and has his home redecorated into an ultra-modern, but uncomfortable, residence.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

Supercharged (Table of Contents)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit; Floyd; Lloyd
Synopsis:
The boys get new pants, made of a new synthetic material, and the friction of the pant legs generates static electricity which becomes stored in their fluffy tails like a battery. The static charge causes all sorts of problems for the boys.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

[Riding Outfit] (Table of Contents)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit
Synopsis:
Oswald gets dressed in formal riding clothes to ride the wooden horse on a merry-go-round.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

[Road Signs] (Table of Contents)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit
Synopsis:
Oswald is confused by the road signs at a complex intersection.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white; pantomine story. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

[The Bird-Watchers] (Table of Contents)

Floyd and Lloyd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Floyd; Lloyd
Synopsis:
Floyd and Lloyd disguise themselves as birds in order to do bird-watching.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; pantomime story. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Walter Lantz Oswald the Rabbit
  2. 1. [Buying Toys]
    Oswald the Rabbit
  3. 2. The Witch Pitch
    Oswald the Rabbit
  4. 3. The Trembling Trestle
    Oswald the Rabbit
  5. 4. The Horrible House Hassle
    Oswald the Rabbit
  6. 5. Supercharged
    Oswald the Rabbit
  7. 6. [Riding Outfit]
    Oswald the Rabbit
  8. 7. [Road Signs]
    Oswald the Rabbit
  9. 8. [The Bird-Watchers]
    Floyd and Lloyd
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