(August-September 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:
Oskar Lebeck
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:
Pogo; Rover
Reprints:

[Red Fox Cubs; Gray Wolf Cubs; Otter] (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 animals at the bronx zoo. On inside front and back covers in black and white.

The Hurricane (Table of Contents)

Rover / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Noonan (credited)
Pencils:
Dan Noonan (credited)
Inks:
Dan Noonan (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A.C.#28-478

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rover; Red; Mike Redmond; Fearless; Mrs. Hollis
Synopsis:
Rover gets swept off the boat in a hurricane, and Red and Mike start searching for him.

["Are you gonna spend th' whole day layin' around"] (Table of Contents)

Jigger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Stanley [as Biff]
Pencils:
John Stanley [as Biff]
Inks:
John Stanley [as Biff]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jigger; Mooch
Synopsis:
Jigger and Mooch go to the country to search for food.
Reprints:

["F'um tussock to hillock through de swamp"] (Table of Contents)

Albert and Pogo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Albert; Pogo; Willy de Weevil
Synopsis:
Pogo reads a letter from Wallet Kelly asking refined readers to write letters to the comic book.
Reprints:

["Charley, how long will it be..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois (credited)
Pencils:
Morris Gollub [as M. Gollub]
Inks:
Morris Gollub [as M. Gollub]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Chuckwagon Charley; Pat; Pete; Hank Bigelow; Brownie (a bear cub)

An Elephant Never Forgets (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Lang (credited)
Pencils:
Morris Gollub?
Inks:
Morris Gollub?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Old Roger (an elephant); Tex Bell

["Hey! Pardon me."] (Table of Contents)

Nibble and Nubble / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Kelly (credited)
Pencils:
Walt Kelly (credited)
Inks:
Walt Kelly (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Nibble; Nubble; Polly; John
Reprints:

["Hi, there, Uncle Wiggily!"] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Wiggily / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord DuBois [as Howard R. Garis]
Pencils:
H.R. McBride
Inks:
H.R. McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Wiggily Longears; Grandfather Goosey Gander; Silas Scarecrow; Mrs. Muskrat
Synopsis:
Uncle Wiggily takes the place of Silas Scarecrow.

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1947 by Howard R. Garris. DuBois credit per info in Michael Barrier's book Funnybooks The Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books.

[Upside down, right side up] (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Gollub (painted)
Inks:
Morris Gollub (painted)
Colors:
Morris Gollub (painted)
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. [Red Fox Cubs; Gray Wolf Cubs; Otter]
    Photo Zoo
  3. 2. The Hurricane
    Rover
  4. 3. ["Are you gonna spend th' whole day layin' around"]
    Jigger
  5. 4. ["F'um tussock to hillock through de swamp"]
    Albert and Pogo
  6. 5. ["Charley, how long will it be..."]
    Chuckwagon Charley's Tales
  7. 6. An Elephant Never Forgets
  8. 7. ["Hey! Pardon me."]
    Nibble and Nubble
  9. 8. ["Hi, there, Uncle Wiggily!"]
    Uncle Wiggily
  10. 9. [Upside down, right side up]
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