(November-December 1952)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president); Helen Meyer (vice-president); Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title: Howdy Doody Comics.
Copyright, 1952, by Kagran Corporation.
Designed and produced by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.


Vote for Howdy Doody (Table of Contents)

Howdy Doody / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
Children
Characters:
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]; Flub-a-Dub

Indexer Notes

Election cover (Howdy vs. Mr. X for President)

Wild Ghost Chase (Table of Contents)

Howdy Doody / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Edward Kean ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Children
Characters:
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Flub-a-Dub; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; continued on inside back cover

["Boy, that was the best movie I've seen in a long time."] (Table of Contents)

Howdy Doody / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Edward Kean
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Children
Characters:
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Clarabell
Synopsis:
After seeing a science fiction movie, Dilly dreams that he, Howdy and the Flub-a-Dub are captured by Martians.

["Howdy Doody & Co. Paper Hanging"] (Table of Contents)

Howdy Doody's Oldtime Silent Movie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Edward Kean ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Children
Characters:
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]
Synopsis:
Howdy and Dilly are wallpaper hangers.

["Okay, Mr. Bluster. We'll come right away!"] (Table of Contents)

Howdy Doody / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Edward Kean
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Children
Characters:
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]; Wuzzy
Synopsis:
In this hilarious outing, a little African boy stows away in a crate of monkeys shipped to Mr. Bluster's circus. Howdy and Dilly try their best to tame the wild boy.

["Watcha lookin' at, Dilly?"] (Table of Contents)

Dilly Dally / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Edward Kean
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Children
Characters:
Dilly Dally; Flub-a-Dub; Pretty Boy Burt (villain)

["Sniff! Ah!"] (Table of Contents)

Clarabell / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edward Kean ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Children
Characters:
Clarabell; Flub-a-Dub
Synopsis:
Flub-a-Dub tries to steal a pie from Clarabell's window sill, but the clown has set a trap for him.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Vote for Howdy Doody
    Howdy Doody
  2. 1. Wild Ghost Chase
    Howdy Doody
  3. 2. ["Boy, that was the best movie I've seen in a long time."]
    Howdy Doody
  4. 3. ["Howdy Doody & Co. Paper Hanging"]
    Howdy Doody's Oldtime Silent Movie
  5. 4. ["Okay, Mr. Bluster. We'll come right away!"]
    Howdy Doody
  6. 5. ["Watcha lookin' at, Dilly?"]
    Dilly Dally
  7. 6. ["Sniff! Ah!"]
    Clarabell
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Craig Delich
  • John P. Selegue
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer