(November 1961 - January 1962)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-08-10
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 "KING LEONARDO AND HIS SHORT SUBJECTS, No. 1242." Code number is KING L.+H.S.S. O.S. #1242-6110. Based on the animated TV cartoon show KING LEONARDO. This is the first King Leonardo comic.
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


King Leonardo and His Short Subjects (Table of Contents)

King Leonardo / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
King Leonardo; Odie Cologne
Keywords:
crowns; lions; motor scooters; royalty; skunks

Contents (Table of Contents)

King Leonardo; Hunter; Tooter Turtle / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
King Leonardo; Odie Cologne; Biggy Rat; Itchy Brother; Hunter; Tooter Turtle

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; contents page. This page is replaced by an ad for Kellogg's OKs cereal in some issues.

The Bongo Drum Plot (Table of Contents)

The King and Odie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
King Leonardo; Odie Cologne; Biggy Rat; Itchy Brother
Synopsis:
Biggy Rat and Itchy Brother plan to overthrow Bongoland by using phony bongo drums.

The Case of the Empty Bookcase (Table of Contents)

The Hunter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
The Hunter; The Fox; Officer Flim Flanigan
Synopsis:
The beagle detective attempts to apprehend the cunning Fox in his latest crime of stealing library books.

The Space Race (Table of Contents)

Tooter Turtle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tooter Turtle; Mr. Wizard
Synopsis:
Tooter Turtle wants to be the first astronaut in space with the help of Mr. Wizard.

Bubble Trouble (Table of Contents)

The King and Odie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
King Leonardo; Odie Cologne; Biggy Rat; Itchy Brother
Synopsis:
Biggy Rat and Itchy Brother attempt to depose King Leonardo by putting bubble soap in the moat surrounding the castle so that the King and Odie will float out while they are sleeping.

Crime Files (Table of Contents)

The Hunter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
The Hunter; Officer Flim Flanigan
Synopsis:
The Hunter keeps everything filed away in file cabinets, even his lunch.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

Delivery Service (Table of Contents)

The King and Odie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
King Leonardo; Odie Cologne; un-named newspaper delivery boy

Indexer Notes

back cover. This sequence is replaced by an ad for Schwinn bicycles in some copies.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. King Leonardo and His Short Subjects
    King Leonardo
  2. 1. Contents
    King Leonardo; Hunter; Tooter Turtle
  3. 2. The Bongo Drum Plot
    The King and Odie
  4. 3. The Case of the Empty Bookcase
    The Hunter
  5. 4. The Space Race
    Tooter Turtle
  6. 5. Bubble Trouble
    The King and Odie
  7. 6. Crime Files
    The Hunter
  8. 7. Delivery Service
    The King and Odie
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