(November 1961 - January 1962)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1961-09-07
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 "THE DANNY THOMAS SHOW, No. 1249." Code number is DANNY T.0.S. #1249-6111. Copyright 1961 by Marterto Enterprises, Inc. Second Danny Thomas Show Four Color. Based on the TV series "The Danny Thomas Show," also known as "Make Room for Daddy."
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


[Alias Sheer-Luck Holmes] (Table of Contents)

The Danny Thomas Show / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Danny Williams (photo of Danny Thomas); Kathy Williams (photo of Marjorie Lord); Rusty Williams (photo of Rusty Hamer); Linda Williams (photo of Angela Cartwright)
Keywords:
TV adaptation

Alias Sheer-Luck Holmes / Home-Aid Man (Table of Contents)

The Danny Thomas Show / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning; ? (photo)
Inks:
Russ Manning; ? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Danny Williams (photo of Danny Thomas); Kathy Williams (photo of Marjorie Lord); Rusty Williams; Linda Williams

Indexer Notes

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

Alias Sheer-luck Holmes (Table of Contents)

The Danny Thomas Show / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Danny Williams; Kathy Williams; Rusty Williams; Linda Williams; Trafalgar Terry (villain)
Synopsis:
When Danny plays the Palladium in London, he takes his family along. When burglar Trafalgar Terry steals some costume jewelry from Danny's hotel room, Danny uses the incident for a joke in his show. Trafalgar Terry is not amused and kidnaps Danny and holds him for ransom.
Keywords:
TV adaptation

Old-Fashioned Dad (Table of Contents)

The Danny Thomas Show / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Danny Williams; Kathy Williams; Rusty Williams; Linda Williams
Synopsis:
Danny decides to become a "modern" parent and lets the kids make all their decisions for two days--with disastrous results.
Keywords:
TV adaptation

Indexer Notes

An ice cream carton on page 5 of the story is labeled "Manning's"

Home-Aid Man (Table of Contents)

The Danny Thomas Show / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Danny Williams; Kathy Williams; Rusty Williams; Linda Williams
Synopsis:
Danny decides to move his family from their city apartment to a house in the suburbs.
Keywords:
TV adaptation

Indexer Notes

Moving van on page 2 of the story is labeled "Mannings Moving"

Riding Habits (Table of Contents)

The Danny Thomas Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Danny Williams; Rusty Williams; Linda Williams
Synopsis:
Danny and his children watch a trick horseback rider at the circus.
Keywords:
TV adaptation

Able at the Table (Table of Contents)

The Danny Thomas Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Danny Williams; Kathy Williams; Rusty Williams; Linda Williams
Synopsis:
Danny complains about Rusty's table manners.
Keywords:
TV adaptation

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

The Answer Man (Table of Contents)

The Danny Thomas Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Manning
Inks:
Russ Manning
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Danny Williams; Rusty Williams; Linda Williams
Synopsis:
Danny takes his children to watch a rocket launch.
Keywords:
TV adaptation

Indexer Notes

Back cover. This sequence is replaced by an ad in some issues. See Sequence 8.

Schwinn American (Table of Contents)

Schwinn Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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. [Alias Sheer-Luck Holmes]
    The Danny Thomas Show
  2. 1. Alias Sheer-Luck Holmes / Home-Aid Man
    The Danny Thomas Show
  3. 2. Alias Sheer-luck Holmes
    The Danny Thomas Show
  4. 3. Old-Fashioned Dad
    The Danny Thomas Show
  5. 4. Home-Aid Man
    The Danny Thomas Show
  6. 5. Riding Habits
    The Danny Thomas Show
  7. 6. Able at the Table
    The Danny Thomas Show
  8. 7. The Answer Man
    The Danny Thomas Show
  9. 8. Schwinn American
    Schwinn Bicycles
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