(December 1943-January 1944)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint

Issue Notes

Copyright, 1943, by Oskar Lebeck.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Wiggily / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly?
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Wiggily Longears

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Subscription ad for Andy Panda

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

["This scooter craft is going to be fun--"] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Wiggily / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Roger Garis
Pencils:
H.R. McBride
Inks:
H.R. McBride?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Wiggily; Nurse Jane; Uncle Butter; Susie; Sammie; a bear; a snake; pirate foxes
Synopsis:
Uncle Wiggily saves everyone from a snake, a bear, and pirate foxes using self-popping popcorn.

["Krufa, the brown bear, found Keeto when he was only a baby..."] (Table of Contents)

Keeto the Jungle Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom Hickey

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Keeto; Krufa; baboons; Leo; Arak
Synopsis:
Keeto is kidnapped by baboons

Indexer Notes

The story is highly derivative from Rudyard Kipling's _The Jungle Books_.

At the Seashore (Table of Contents)

Muggins Mouse / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Marjorie Barrows
Pencils:
Dan Gormley
Inks:
Dan Gormley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Muggins Mouse; a lobster; a wooden sailor
Synopsis:
Muggins has an adventure at the seashore

The Beetle Battle of Bug Batallion (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Thomas [as Bumblebrain]
Inks:
Frank Thomas [as Bumblebrain]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Frank Thomas [as Bumblebrain]

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Synopsis:
Japanese beetles invade the garden.

Chatter Learns a Lesson (Table of Contents)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Kerr
Inks:
George Kerr
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Well, Car-r-rie! I brung ya somethin!"] (Table of Contents)

Homer Pigeon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vivie Risto
Inks:
Vivie Risto
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivie Risto

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters:
Homer Pigeon; Carrie Pigeon; a Japanese vulture
Synopsis:
Homer helps get an important military message past a Japanese vulture.

["Ho-hum! It's dull around here."] (Table of Contents)

Merry Meadows / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Justin Gruelle (signed)
Inks:
Justin Gruelle (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis:
A policeman makes several mistakes in an effort to find who hit him with snow.

Spunky and the Hornets (Table of Contents)

Spunky Spaniel / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur Jamison
Inks:
Arthur Jamison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis:
Spunky decides he's a big dog and gets involved with some hornets.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Subscription ad for Looney Tunes & Merry Melodies

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Subscription ad for Looney Tunes & Merry Melodies.

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Uncle Wiggily
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["This scooter craft is going to be fun--"]
    Uncle Wiggily
  4. 3. ["Krufa, the brown bear, found Keeto when he was only a baby..."]
    Keeto the Jungle Boy
  5. 4. At the Seashore
    Muggins Mouse
  6. 5. The Beetle Battle of Bug Batallion
  7. 6. Chatter Learns a Lesson
  8. 7. ["Well, Car-r-rie! I brung ya somethin!"]
    Homer Pigeon
  9. 8. ["Ho-hum! It's dull around here."]
    Merry Meadows
  10. 9. Spunky and the Hornets
    Spunky Spaniel
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
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