(July-August 1944)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Magazine
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?

Characters:
Froggy; Janet (of Our Gang); three boys (possibly the Gashouse Gang)
Synopsis:
Froggy rides two pantomime horses, presumably manned by the rest of the gang (Mickey; Happy, and Buckwheat)

["Gwan! Stay outta here you pesky rabbit you!"] (Table of Contents)

Barney Bear / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Barney Bear; a rabbit; two gophers

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover, printed in black and red

[The Ghost of Tanaka] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Kelly
Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?
Letters:
Walt Kelly

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Our Gang [Janet; Mickey; Buckwheat; Happy; Froggy]; Deadlight Dan; Japanese spies

Indexer Notes

War reference

["C'mon, Flip, it's a beautiful morning - let's go for a swim!"] (Table of Contents)

Flip and Dip / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Flip; Dip; Pa; Cousin Mimi

["Say, Jerry, I'm getting sorta tired of staying indoors ..."] (Table of Contents)

Tom and Jerry / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jerry; Tuffy; Tom; the hens of the house; a baby chick

Indexer Notes

Tom plays only a bit part in this story

Tom Meets a Stranger (Table of Contents)

Tom / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (spot illustrations)
Inks:
? (spot illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tom

[Moose Hunting] (Table of Contents)

Barney Bear and Benny Burro / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Barks
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
?
Letters:
Carl Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Barney Bear; Benny Burro; a moose
Synopsis:
Barney and Benny go moose hunting, using Benny as a lure, but the moose they take home with them is only unconscious, not dead.

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 7, 1944. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982). Hundreds of rabbits abound in the scenery

["Ah -- What a lovely day! And I'm the only one on the whole golf course ..."] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Mole / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Johnny Mole; Mr. Skunk
Synopsis:
Johnny is a caddy for the golf playing Mr. Skunk

["H'lo folks! Know who I am? I'm him!!"] (Table of Contents)

Skrewy the Screwball Squirrel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Skrewy Squirrel; straight squirrels; a bloodhound detective

Indexer Notes

Story ends on back cover. Next to last page printed in black and red.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Our Gang
  2. 1. ["Gwan! Stay outta here you pesky rabbit you!"]
    Barney Bear
  3. 2. [The Ghost of Tanaka]
    Our Gang
  4. 3. ["C'mon, Flip, it's a beautiful morning - let's go for a swim!"]
    Flip and Dip
  5. 4. ["Say, Jerry, I'm getting sorta tired of staying indoors ..."]
    Tom and Jerry
  6. 5. Tom Meets a Stranger
    Tom
  7. 6. [Moose Hunting]
    Barney Bear and Benny Burro
  8. 7. ["Ah -- What a lovely day! And I'm the only one on the whole golf course ..."]
    Johnny Mole
  9. 8. ["H'lo folks! Know who I am? I'm him!!"]
    Skrewy the Screwball Squirrel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Claus Simonsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Walls
  • Rodney Hinkle
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