(May-June 1946)

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 [circle]
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:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Our Gang [Froggie; Janet]

["Gee whiz, here's a letter from aunt Clara and uncle John ..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Our Gang [Froggie; Janet; Red]; Oxtail; Deacon; Little Howard, a circus bear

["Let's play with the football, Tuffy! ..."] (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; Dinah; the comic story artist (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Breaking the fourth wall: Tom catches Jerry and Tuffy on page 8 and is just about to eat them, when the artist (sitting at his easel) warns him that eating the mice would be the end of the feature

The Runaway Giraffe (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Giraffe / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Oskar Lebeck (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jimmy Giraffe; Billy the Goat
Reprints:

Easter Time (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Oskar Lebeck (credited)
Pencils:
Mo Gollub ? (spot illustrations)
Inks:
Mo Gollub ? (spot illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
The easter bunny; an unnamed boy

[Barney's Headache] (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 has a terrible headache and Benny tries to keep things quiet for him. But he makes so much noise doing it that Barney winds up with shellshock.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on December 10, 1945. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

Little Happy Honey Bear (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Illustrated text story. (c) R. S. Callender

["Ho hum! Six P.M. and hardly a line for my diary."] (Table of Contents)

Flip 'n Dip / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Oskar Lebeck?
Pencils:
H. Roy McBride
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Cinders Surprises The Zoo (Table of Contents)

Cinders / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cinders, a kitten

Indexer Notes

text page is (c) R. S. Callender

["Oh boy! Here comes th' mailman! Maybe he's got a letter for us!"] (Table of Contents)

Wuff the Prairie Dog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Wuff; Wuff's mother; Billy Beaver; Charlie Coyote

Indexer Notes

Based on the MGM cartoon character. Page 5 printed in red and black. Ends on back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Our Gang
  2. 1. ["Gee whiz, here's a letter from aunt Clara and uncle John ..."]
    Our Gang
  3. 2. ["Let's play with the football, Tuffy! ..."]
    Tom and Jerry
  4. 3. The Runaway Giraffe
    Jimmy Giraffe
  5. 4. Easter Time
  6. 5. [Barney's Headache]
    Barney Bear and Benny Burro
  7. 6. Little Happy Honey Bear
  8. 7. ["Ho hum! Six P.M. and hardly a line for my diary."]
    Flip 'n Dip
  9. 8. Cinders Surprises The Zoo
    Cinders
  10. 9. ["Oh boy! Here comes th' mailman! Maybe he's got a letter for us!"]
    Wuff the Prairie Dog
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