(March 1944)

Dell, 1938 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Magazine
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

Copyright 1944 by K. K. Publications, Inc
First 52-page issue


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy; Harold Teen; Moon Mullins; Little Orphan Annie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
drama; humor; detective-mystery; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sweeney and Son / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Posen (signed)
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

the inside-front cover

["Why, man, we couldn't give this place away!"] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Gould
Pencils:
Chester Gould
Inks:
Chester Gould
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Jerome Trohs; Mamma; Chief Brandon; Pat Patton
Synopsis:
Trosh decides to buy the tourist camp as a hideout. Meanwhile, Mamma has seen a newsreel of Trosh performing as "Joe Atom," midget cowboy and escapes from jail and goes west to confront Trosh herself. Trosh steals the money he was paid for the tourist camp and the Doggie City Sheriff calls Tracy about the midget thief. Mamma and Tracy both end up at Trosh's hideout at the same time.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Clyde Beatty / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Chambers (signed)
Inks:
Jim Chambers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Jim Chambers art credit corroborated as per Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 1, [B] Group 2, Pamphlets, Etc. New Series, 1944 - Page 264. Jim Chambers art identification corroboration by David Porta, June 2014.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Brenda Starr / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dale Messick
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Martin Branner
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Moon Mullins / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Willard
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tiny Tim / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stanley Link
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Harold Teen / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Ed (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen

Secret Weapon (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Characters:
Arnie Ericson

Indexer Notes

Gaylord Du Bois script credit as per Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott (1984) - Page 135. Gaylord Du Bois script identification by David Porta, June 2014.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harold Gray
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama

Let's War on Waste (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy; Harold Teen / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

C3 [cover 3] the inside-back cover

Gaylord Du Bois script credit as per Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott (1984) - Page 135. Gaylord Du Bois script identification by David Porta, June 2014.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy; Harold Teen; Moon Mullins; Little Orphan Annie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Sweeney and Son
  3. 2. ["Why, man, we couldn't give this place away!"]
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Clyde Beatty
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Brenda Starr
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Winnie Winkle
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Moon Mullins
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Smitty
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tiny Tim
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Harold Teen
  11. 10. Secret Weapon
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Little Orphan Annie
  13. 12. Let's War on Waste
    Dick Tracy; Harold Teen
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