(March-May 1960)

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 "SPEEDY GONZALES, No. 1084." Code number is S.G.O.S. #1084-608. Copyright 1960 by Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. First and only Speedy Gonzales Four Color.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Pete Alvarado
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales
Keywords:
auto racing; sombreros

Indexer Notes

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

Bean Baggers (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Pete Alvarado
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales; Sylvester [Señor Cat]
Synopsis:
Speedy and his friends practice for a fight with Señor Cat.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

Do or Diet (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales; Sylvester [Señor Cat]
Synopsis:
Sylvester is dumped off a ship in Siesta City, where the cats are too fat and lazy to chase mice. Sylvester tries to catch some of the mice, but is foiled by Speedy.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and ink credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Seashore Show-Off (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales; Tomas Turtle
Synopsis:
Speedy is showing off at the beach and has to be rescued from a shark by Tomas Turtle. Later Speedy repays the favor by saving the turtle family's eggs from an unusually high tide.

Indexer Notes

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

Watch My Dust (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales
Synopsis:
The townspeople force Speedy to stop running because he is raising so much dust during a drought. Eventually they force him to leave the village. Two bandidos take advantage of his absence to lock the townspeople in the jail and loot the village of its valuables.

Indexer Notes

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

Well Peppered (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales
Synopsis:
Speedy must travel 100 miles to city to get special Prillencio pepper to use in a meal the Mayor is hosting for billionaire J.P. Carnegos.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007) J.P. Carnegos is word play on the names of J. P. Morgan and Andrew Carnegie, early 20th century millionaires.

Slow But Sure (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales
Synopsis:
Speedy and his friend snack on a watermelon.

Indexer Notes

Last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Traveling Salesmouse (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Pete Alvarado

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales; Sylvester [Señor Cat]
Synopsis:
Señor Cat tries to catch Speedy, but ends up with just one of the many hats Speedy is wearing.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; pantomime story.

Have Strings...Must Travel (Table of Contents)

Speedy Gonzales / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Speedy Gonzales; a cat
Synopsis:
Speedy is playing his madolin until the strings break. He snips a cat's whiskers to replace the strings but must run for his life from the angry cat.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color. This strip is replaced by an advertisement in some editions.

Imagine "Touring" England for only 10¢ (Table of Contents)

American Geographical Society / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated ad for guidebook and color prints of England, part of "Around the World" program by American Geographical Society, Garden City, N.Y. Replaces "Have Strings...Must Travel" strip in some editions.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Speedy Gonzales
  2. 1. Bean Baggers
    Speedy Gonzales
  3. 2. Do or Diet
    Speedy Gonzales
  4. 3. Seashore Show-Off
    Speedy Gonzales
  5. 4. Watch My Dust
    Speedy Gonzales
  6. 5. Well Peppered
    Speedy Gonzales
  7. 6. Slow But Sure
    Speedy Gonzales
  8. 7. Traveling Salesmouse
    Speedy Gonzales
  9. 8. Have Strings...Must Travel
    Speedy Gonzales
  10. 9. Imagine "Touring" England for only 10¢
    American Geographical Society
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