(December 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 "BUGS BUNNY'S MERRY CHRISTMAS, No. 1064." Code number is BUG'S B. MERRY CHRISTMAS O.S. #1064. (BUG'S is how it's printed.) Copyright Warner Bros Pictures, Inc.


Bugs Bunny's Merry Christmas (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks:
Ralph Heimdahl
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig
Keywords:
candy canes; Christmas; Christmas decorations; reindeer

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Tweety's Fun Flight / Snowbird Impressions (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Tweety
Synopsis:
Directions for a game using the names of birds. Also how to make snow angels.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Text and illustrations.

The Traveling Tree (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don R. Christensen
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Steve Steere
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Hedgerow Huppy; Elmer Fudd; Bugs' three cousins
Synopsis:
With the help of Hedgerow Huppy, the inventor, Bugs grows a Christmas tree-sized carrot. He runs out of decorations and finds that Huppy has a not-quite-perfected invention that makes sticky, long-lasting bubbles. Huppy mistakenly gives Bugs a tank of helium instead of compressed air and the helium-filled balloons on the carrot tree take it airborne. Elmer and Bugs have to track it down with a helicopter.
Reprints:
Keywords:
carrot; Christmas; helicopter; inventions

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Script credit from the reprint.

Sniffles' Tie and Ribbon Rack (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Sniffles; Mary Jane
Synopsis:
A project for making a tie and ribbon rack from spools and cardboard.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

The Joyful Toy (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Petunia Pig; Santa Claus (cameo)
Synopsis:
Porky invents a jet-propelled pogo stick.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Porky Plays Santa (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Porky Pig; Tweety; Elmer Fudd; Cicero Pig; Daffy Duck; Petunia Pig
Synopsis:
Porky gives gifts to his friends, but the tags are in the form of rebuses that the reader must solve.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Prize Pet (Table of Contents)

Daffy Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Steve Steere
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daffy Duck; Yosemite Sam
Synopsis:
Daffy wants Yosemite Sam to enter him in the unusual pet contest.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Store in background is named "McKimson's Emporium". Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Suzanne Goes Christmas Shopping (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Suzanne
Synopsis:
Dialogue in code that must be solved using the key at the bottom of the page.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Good Intentions (Table of Contents)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Tweety finds a box full of mechanical toys that look just like him and uses them to trick Sylvester.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Little Pancho Vanilla's Caroling Candles (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Little Pancho Vanilla
Synopsis:
Directions on making a decorated flashlight for Christmas caroling.

Indexer Notes

Text and illustrations.

Beep Beep Road Race (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil de Lara
Inks:
Phil de Lara
Letters:
?

Characters:
Beep Beep; Wile E. Coyote
Synopsis:
A board game featuring Beep Beep and Wile E.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Bugs Bunny's Hand "Tooled" Greetings to You (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
Six Christmas greetings with a missing word that needs to be filled in with the name of a tool.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color. Some copies have this sequence replaced by an ad.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Bugs Bunny's Merry Christmas
    Bugs Bunny
  2. 1. Tweety's Fun Flight / Snowbird Impressions
  3. 2. The Traveling Tree
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. Sniffles' Tie and Ribbon Rack
  5. 4. The Joyful Toy
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. Porky Plays Santa
  7. 6. Prize Pet
    Daffy Duck
  8. 7. Suzanne Goes Christmas Shopping
  9. 8. Good Intentions
    Tweety and Sylvester
  10. 9. Little Pancho Vanilla's Caroling Candles
  11. 10. Beep Beep Road Race
  12. 11. Bugs Bunny's Hand "Tooled" Greetings to You
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