(June-July 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint

Issue Notes

Copyright 1947, by Oskar Lebeck.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Albert and Pogo; Rover / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Kelly; Dan Noonan
Inks:
Walt Kelly; Dan Noonan
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Albert; Pogo; Rover; Fearless
Reprints:

[The Giant Panda] (Table of Contents)

Photo Zoo / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
New York Zoological Society (photos)
Inks:
New York Zoological Society (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

6 photos of monkeys at the bronx zoo. On inside front and back covers in black and white.

[There is nothing worse than being out of water at sea] (Table of Contents)

Rover / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Noonan
Pencils:
Dan Noonan
Inks:
Dan Noonan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A.C.#27-476

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rover; Red; Mike Redmond; Fearless; Don Alfredo De Hernandez (first appearance); Antonia (first appearance)
Synopsis:
Red and Mike arrive on Buena Vista Island, and help capture an evil priestess.

["Stop complainin', will ya?"] (Table of Contents)

Jigger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Stanley
Pencils:
John Stanley
Inks:
John Stanley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jigger; Mooch
Synopsis:
Jigger and Mooch try to fish for their food.

["No two ways 'bout it, Albert"] (Table of Contents)

Albert and Pogo / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Kelly
Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Albert; Pogo; Howland Owl; Willy de Weevil; Captain Churchy La Femme
Synopsis:
Albert and Pogo try to learn how to play cricket.
Reprints:

["The Starvation Twins"] (Table of Contents)

Chuckwagon Charley's Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Morris Gollub
Inks:
Morris Gollub
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Chuckwagon Charley (first appearance); Pat (first appearance); Pete (first appearance); Red Flame (a horse); Ed Banks

Indexer Notes

Pat and Pete are named in Animal Comics #28.

Nibs A Little Deer of the Adirondacks (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Lang (credited)
Pencils:
Morris Gollub [as M. Gollub]
Inks:
Morris Gollub [as M. Gollub]
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Jim Barkley; Rip (a dog); Nibs (a deer)

["Jimmie Wibble-Wobble, the Duck Boy, would like this Sammie"] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Wiggily / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Wiggily Longears; Nurse Jane Fuzzy Wuzzy; Sammy Littletail; Susie Littletail; Buggsy; Jimmy Wibble-Wobble; Mrs. Wibble-Wobble; Red Monkey; Bad Fox (villain); Skillery-Scallery Alligator (villain)
Synopsis:
Jimmy Wibble-Wobble runs away, and Uncle Wiggily and Buggsy must find him.

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1947 by Howard R. Garris.

[The alligator snaps in vain] (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Gollub
Inks:
Morris Gollub
Colors:
Morris Gollub
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Poem with single illustration on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Albert and Pogo; Rover
  2. 1. [The Giant Panda]
    Photo Zoo
  3. 2. [There is nothing worse than being out of water at sea]
    Rover
  4. 3. ["Stop complainin', will ya?"]
    Jigger
  5. 4. ["No two ways 'bout it, Albert"]
    Albert and Pogo
  6. 5. ["The Starvation Twins"]
    Chuckwagon Charley's Tales
  7. 6. Nibs A Little Deer of the Adirondacks
  8. 7. ["Jimmie Wibble-Wobble, the Duck Boy, would like this Sammie"]
    Uncle Wiggily
  9. 8. [The alligator snaps in vain]
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