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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-08-17
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 "NEW ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES, No. 1245. Code number is S.HOLMES O.S. #1245-6111. Copyright 1961 by the Estate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


The Derelict Ship (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
George Wilson (painting)
Inks:
George Wilson (painting)
Colors:
George Wilson (painting)
Letters:
?

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

Sherlock Holmes (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). This sequence is replaced by an ad in some copies. See Sequence 2.

Yogi Bear Milk Mug and Huck House Cereal Bowl (Table of Contents)

Kellogg's OKs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Yogi Bear; Huckleberry Hound (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; color. Illustrated ad for plastic Yogi Bear Milk Mug and Huck Hound Cereal Bowl for only 50 cents and one box top from Kellogg's OKs breakfast cereal. This ad replaces sequence 1 in some copies.

The Derelict Ship (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; historical
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes; Dr. Watson; Inspector Lestrade
Synopsis:
Holmes and Watson are employed by a ship's owner to find his missing ship and its cargo. However, neither the cargo nor the owner are what they seem to be.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Script credit from Robin Snyder's The Comics! Vol. 22, no. 6 (June 2011)

The Safe Robber (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; historical
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes; Dr. Watson; Inspector Lestrade
Synopsis:
Holmes must decide which of three suspects who knew the combination to a company's safe opened it and robbed it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007); Script credit from Robin Snyder's The Comics! Vol. 22, no. 6 (June 2011)

The Cunning Assassin (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; historical
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes; Dr. Watson; Inspector Lestrade; Professor Moriarty
Synopsis:
Holmes has to find out who is masterminding the planting of a series of bombs around London and who his ultimate target is.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007); Script credit from Robin Snyder's The Comics! Vol. 22, no. 6 (June 2011)

Detection Methods (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes
Synopsis:
Explanation of some of Holmes' methods of detection.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; color. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007); Script credit from Robin Snyder's The Comics! Vol. 22, no. 6 (June 2011)

Sherlock Holmes' London Haunts (Table of Contents)

Sherlock Holmes / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sherlock Holmes

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). This sequence is replaced by an ad in some copies. See sequence 8.

Script credit from Robin Snyder's The Comics! Vol. 22, no. 6 (June 2011)

Schwinn All-American (Table of Contents)

Schwinn Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated ad for Schwinn bicycles. Featured is the Schwinn American model for $49.95. Arnold, Schwinn and Company, Chicago, Ill. This ad replaces Sequence 7 in some copies.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Derelict Ship
    New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  2. 1. Sherlock Holmes
  3. 2. Yogi Bear Milk Mug and Huck House Cereal Bowl
    Kellogg's OKs
  4. 3. The Derelict Ship
    Sherlock Holmes
  5. 4. The Safe Robber
    Sherlock Holmes
  6. 5. The Cunning Assassin
    Sherlock Holmes
  7. 6. Detection Methods
    Sherlock Holmes
  8. 7. Sherlock Holmes' London Haunts
    Sherlock Holmes
  9. 8. Schwinn All-American
    Schwinn Bicycles
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