(March-April 1945)

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:
?
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age US; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Froggy; Buckwheat; Janet; an elderly teacher
Reprints:

[Touchdown!] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Barney Bear; two bear cubs

Indexer Notes

Printed in red and black on inside front cover

Our Gang and the Fearless Detective Agency (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Our Gang [Buckwheat; Red; Froggie; Janet]; Doctor Hawke; Monk; Hammer; Bruiser Connor; Jake
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

War reference: black market gangsters

[Mother's Birthday] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Hedinger?
Inks:
Charles Hedinger?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters:
Flip; Dip; Pa; Ma

[The River] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hal Bitner
Inks:
Hal Bitner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jerry; Tuffy; Tom; Mandy (cameo)

Tom's Mystery (Table of Contents)

Tom and Jerry / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tom; Jerry

[Wild Bees] (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
Synopsis:
Barney is looking for a bee tree, and he finds not one but two angry cougars in a tree that is also filled with angry bees.

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on November 2, 1945. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Daddy's Lunch] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Johnny Mole; Johnny's mother; Johnny's father

Indexer Notes

Page five printed in red and black. Story ends on back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Our Gang
  2. 1. [Touchdown!]
    Barney Bear
  3. 2. Our Gang and the Fearless Detective Agency
    Our Gang
  4. 3. [Mother's Birthday]
    Flip & Dip
  5. 4. [The River]
    Tom and Jerry
  6. 5. Tom's Mystery
    Tom and Jerry
  7. 6. [Wild Bees]
    Barney Bear and Benny Burro
  8. 7. [Daddy's Lunch]
    Johnny Mole
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Claus Simonsen
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Rodney Hinkle
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Walls
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Gary L. Watson