(March-May 1961)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1960-12-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Exciting Adventure
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

This issue has variants.

Indicia title is "NEW ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES, No. 1169." Code number is S.HOLMES O.S. #1169-612. Copyright 1960 by Estate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


The Case of the Deadly Inheritance (Table of Contents)

New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes; Dr. Watson

The Deadly Inheritance / The Tunnel Scheme (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Sherlock Holmes; Dr. Watson; Professor Moriarty
Synopsis:
Previews of the two stories in the issue.

Indexer Notes

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

The Deadly Inheritance (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes; Dr. Watson
Synopsis:
Holmes and Watson attend a séance to help two brothers settle a dispute over their father's will.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Possible assistance on pencils by Mike Sekowsky. (Merlin Haas, June 30, 2009).

The Tunnel Scheme (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes; Dr. Watson; Inspector Lestrade; Professor Moriarty
Synopsis:
Holmes is convinced that accidents delaying completion of the cross channel tunnel are the work of saboteurs directed by Professor Moriarty.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Possible assistance on pencils by Mike Sekowsky (Merlin Haas, June 30, 2009.)

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 1859-1930 (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Angelo Torres ?
Inks:
Angelo Torres ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes; Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Synopsis:
Biography of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Article with 1/3 page illustration. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Scotland Yard (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
A short history of London's Scotland Yard detective agency.

This is a Beaverbear (Table of Contents)

Kraft Caramels / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Part of a series of "hybird animals" ads for Kraft Caramels candy. This ad replaces sequence 5 in some editions.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Case of the Deadly Inheritance
    New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  2. 1. The Deadly Inheritance / The Tunnel Scheme
    Sherlock Holmes
  3. 2. The Deadly Inheritance
    Sherlock Holmes
  4. 3. The Tunnel Scheme
    Sherlock Holmes
  5. 4. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 1859-1930
  6. 5. Scotland Yard
    Sherlock Holmes
  7. 6. This is a Beaverbear
    Kraft Caramels
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