(July-August 1945)

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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Magazine
Editing:
Oskar Lebeck
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age US; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing

[Queen Lulu] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Our Gang [Buckwheat; Froggy; Janet; Red]; Julip, the Gang's goat; Tom; Jerry; Benny Burro; Flip

Wuff the Prairie Dog (Table of Contents)

Wuff the Prairie Dog / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Gunn (spot illlustrations)
Inks:
Don Gunn (spot illlustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Wuff; Fluff

Indexer Notes

In black and red on inside front and back covers

Our Gang and the Indian Treasure Mystery (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Kelly
Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?
Letters:
Walt Kelly
Job Number:
O. G. #18-457

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Our Gang [Bucky [Alexander]; Red; Froggie; Janet]; Joe [Dan Little]; Miss Brown, librarian; Bucky's mother; Mrs. MacDougal, Red's mother; Hogan; Chief; Barrel
Synopsis:
A counterfeiting gang (Barrel, Hogan and Chief) are working out of Indian Rock. Dan Little is infiltrating them under the name of Joe, and the Gang unknowingly intrudes.
Reprints:

[Starving] (Table of Contents)

Tom and Jerry / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy

Indexer Notes

Frames 5 and 6 on last page appear to be inked (and maybe penciled) by an artist different from the rest of the story. Editorial change?

[Bring the Kiddies] (Table of Contents)

Flip & Dip / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. R. McBride
Inks:
H. R. McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Indexer Notes

This story was reformatted by the editorial office to fit 5 pages instead of 8

[Romance Beckons] (Table of Contents)

Barney Bear and Benny Burro / comic story / 6 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:
In Mexico, Barney serenades a senorita whose flower pot had fallen on his head, and wins her favor in competition with a rival serenader.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 20, 1945. Barks submitted this as an eight-page story; it was reduced to six pages, of ten or eleven panels each, by rearranging and altering the panels so that more could be accommodated on each page. Notes and synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[New Car] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Mole / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gormley
Inks:
Dan Gormley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Johnny Mole

[Standing Guard] (Table of Contents)

Tom and Jerry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Queen Lulu]
    Our Gang
  2. 1. Wuff the Prairie Dog
    Wuff the Prairie Dog
  3. 2. Our Gang and the Indian Treasure Mystery
    Our Gang
  4. 3. [Starving]
    Tom and Jerry
  5. 4. [Bring the Kiddies]
    Flip & Dip
  6. 5. [Romance Beckons]
    Barney Bear and Benny Burro
  7. 6. [New Car]
    Johnny Mole
  8. 7. [Standing Guard]
    Tom and Jerry
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Steven Samuels
  • Alberto Becattini
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