(September-November 1961)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-06-15
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 "Rocky and His Friends, No. 1208." Code number is ROCKY+H.F. O.S. #1208-618. Copyright 1961 by P.A.T.-Ward Productions, Inc. Creator credits from Keith Scott in his book "The Moose that Roared."
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rocky and His Friends / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Kilgore
Inks:
Al Kilgore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bullwinkle; Rocky; Natasha Fatale
Keywords:
escalators; gifts

Contents (Table of Contents)

Rocky and His Friends / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Rocky; Bullwinkle; Boris Badenov; Natasha Fatale; Mr. Peabody; Sherman

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. One panel previews from each story in the issue.

Moose Goes West (Table of Contents)

Rocky and His Friends / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Kilgore
Pencils:
Al Kilgore
Inks:
Al Kilgore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bullwinkle; Rocky; Boris Badenov; Natasha Fatale; John DeSoto
Synopsis:
Bullwinkle gets a part on a TV western, but Boris and Natasha are also on the set.
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Sword and the Rock (Table of Contents)

Peabody's Improbable History / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Kilgore
Pencils:
Al Kilgore
Inks:
Al Kilgore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters:
Mr. Peabody; Sherman; Merlin the Magician; King Arthur
Synopsis:
Mr. Peabody and Sherman go back to King Arthur's time to arrange for him to pull the sword from the stone and be named king.

[Oddities] (Table of Contents)

Frivolous Facts / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Collection of odd facts.

Indexer Notes

Text with 1/8 page illustration.

The Soda Baron (Table of Contents)

Boris and Natasha / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Kilgore
Pencils:
Al Kilgore
Inks:
Al Kilgore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Boris Badenov; Natasha Fatale
Synopsis:
Boris invents a formula for making instant root beer.
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Prince of Frogs (Table of Contents)

Fractured Fairy Tales / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Kilgore
Pencils:
Al Kilgore
Inks:
Al Kilgore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Rocky (host); Bullwinkle (host)
Synopsis:
The story of the Princess and the frog, with a twist ending.

Knock, Knock (Table of Contents)

Peabody's Improbable History / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters:
Mr. Peabody; Sherman; Beethoven
Synopsis:
Mr. Peabody and Sherman go back to 1808 to help Beethoven write his Fifth Symphony.
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Million-Dollar Moose (Table of Contents)

Rocky and His Friends / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Kilgore
Pencils:
Al Kilgore
Inks:
Al Kilgore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bullwinkle; Rocky; Boris Badenov; Natasha Fatale
Synopsis:
Bullwinkle becomes a stamp collector and gets mixed up with Boris in a fight over a stamp worth a million dollars.
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Mistaken Identity (Table of Contents)

Peabody's Improbable History / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Kilgore
Pencils:
Al Kilgore
Inks:
Al Kilgore
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters:
Mr. Peabody; Sherman
Synopsis:
Mr. Peabody takes Sherman back to caveman days to prove that dinosaurs were extinct by then.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

Ankles Away (Table of Contents)

Rocky and His Friends / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Kilgore
Pencils:
Al Kilgore
Inks:
Al Kilgore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bullwinkle; Rocky

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Some issues have this page, while others have an ad for 204 Revolutionary War soldiers.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and His Friends
  2. 1. Contents
    Rocky and His Friends
  3. 2. Moose Goes West
    Rocky and His Friends
  4. 3. Sword and the Rock
    Peabody's Improbable History
  5. 4. [Oddities]
    Frivolous Facts
  6. 5. The Soda Baron
    Boris and Natasha
  7. 6. Prince of Frogs
    Fractured Fairy Tales
  8. 7. Knock, Knock
    Peabody's Improbable History
  9. 8. Million-Dollar Moose
    Rocky and His Friends
  10. 9. Mistaken Identity
    Peabody's Improbable History
  11. 10. Ankles Away
    Rocky and His Friends
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