(August-October 1961)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-05-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell [stamp]
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 "HENNESEY, No. 1200," Code number is HENNESEY O.S. #1200-617. Copyright 1961 by Emcee S. A. Coire. Based on the 1959-1962 "Hennesey" TV series.
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


Hennesey (Table of Contents)

Hennesey / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)

Genre:
humor; medical
Characters:
Lt. Charles Hennesey [Chick Hennesey] (photo of Jackie Cooper); Nurse Martha Hale (photo of Abby Dalton)

The New Doctor / Under Observation (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane; ? (photo)
Inks:
? ; ? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; medical
Characters:
Lt. Charles "Chick" Hennesey (as played by Jackie Cooper, photo); Nurse Martha Hale; Lt. Wellington Wells; Rocky Preston
Synopsis:
Previews of two stories in the comic.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Photo and two two-panel previews of the interior stories.

The New Doctor (Table of Contents)

Hennesey / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Sal Trapani ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; medical
Characters:
Lt. Charles "Chick" Hennesey; Martha Hale; Lt. Wellington Wells
Synopsis:
Hennesey finds himself competing with a new doctor, who is a medical wizard. He also is attracting the attention of Hennesey's girlfriend, nurse Martha Hale.

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Jim Vandeboncoeur, Jr. (December 2010)

Navy Doctors (Table of Contents)

Hennesey / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
medical; war
Characters:
Joseph Harrison (cameo);
Synopsis:
The history of doctors serving on Navy ships in times of war.

Indexer Notes

The Hennesey logo is on the sequence, but no characters appear.

Under Observation (Table of Contents)

Hennesey / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Mike Peppe ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; medical
Characters:
Lt. Charles "Chick" Hennesey; nurse Martha Hale; Rocky Preston
Synopsis:
Lt. Rocky Preston, a rock and roll star now in the Navy, causes chaos in the hospital until he is put under "quarantine.".

Indexer Notes

Rocky Preston is loosely based on Elvis Presley, who was drafted into the Army after becoming a celebrity. Inks credit from Hames Ware (December 2010).

Disaster Relief (Table of Contents)

Hennesey / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; medical
Synopsis:
The response of the Navy Medical Corps to an earthquake in Asadir, Morocco, in March 1960.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with text underneath. The Hennesey logo is on the sequence, but no characters appear.

Heroic Navy Doctors (Table of Contents)

Hennesey / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
medical; war
Characters:
Lt. Orlando Petty; Lt. Joel Boone
Synopsis:
Heroic achievements by two Navy doctors during World War I.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with text underneath. The Hennesey logo is on the sequence, but no characters appear. There is an alternate back cover with an ad for a contest to win a Daisy BB Gun.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Hennesey
    Hennesey
  2. 1. The New Doctor / Under Observation
    Hennesey
  3. 2. The New Doctor
    Hennesey
  4. 3. Navy Doctors
    Hennesey
  5. 4. Under Observation
    Hennesey
  6. 5. Disaster Relief
    Hennesey
  7. 6. Heroic Navy Doctors
    Hennesey
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