(February 1952)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Chase Craig (editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[Disappearing ink] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks:
Ralph Heimdahl
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny
Keywords:
disappearing ink; New Year's resolutions

[Here are some pennies for the monkey's cup!"] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny Bafflers / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd; Porky Pig; Cicero Pig

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; monochrome (black and red). Two riddles in comic form, with the answer in an upside-down panel.

"Experiment X" (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Tony Strobl
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tony Strobl

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
Synopsis:
Prof. McNutty kidnaps Bugs and Porky and sends them to the South Pole by rocketship to see if they can subsist on a diet of peanuts for three months.

Indexer Notes

Oddity: Eskimos are shown living at the South Pole.

["Police say that losses from recent robberies..."] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Porky and Sylvester accidently buy an old trunk at an auction. It contains a cuckoo clock which has a map leading them to an old pickle factory.

["I hope someone wants a job!"] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd and Daffy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil de Lara
Inks:
Phil de Lara
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
Elmer hires Daffy as an employee of his automobile service station.

Something for Nothing (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Carey
Inks:
John Carey
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig
Synopsis:
Bugs gets Porky to go for a drive, hoping to find carrots that have fallen off carrot trucks.

Indexer Notes

Text story with two 1/4 page illustrations.

["Whee, Sniffles! What fun!"] (Table of Contents)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hubbard
Inks:
Al Hubbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles; Rebecca (Mary Jane's cat)
Synopsis:
Mary Jane and Sniffles meet gypsy fairies from the land of milk and honey and invite them to live in Mary Jane's garden.

["What's that you're reading, Ollie..."] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vivie Risto
Inks:
Vivie Risto
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivie Risto

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Ollie Owl
Synopsis:
Henery learns hypnotism from a book and hypnotizes Farmer Robbin's chickens.

Subscribe Now (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Subscription form for Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies comics. One year for $1.00. Related promo ad is on the back cover.

["Get out and stay out, you lazy bum!"] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny Banter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Sylvester; Teeney Cat
Synopsis:
Teeney's mother throws Sylvester out of her house.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; monochrome (black and red). Despite the title, Bugs Bunny does not appear in the strip.

The Treasure of 'Em All! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Sniffles (cameo); Henery Hawk (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Promo for subscriptions to Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies comics. Rate is one year for $1 plus 8 x 10 color drawing of all Dell characters and a membership certificate to the Dell Comics Club. Subscription form is on last interior page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Disappearing ink]
    Bugs Bunny
  2. 1. [Here are some pennies for the monkey's cup!"]
    Bugs Bunny Bafflers
  3. 2. "Experiment X"
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. ["Police say that losses from recent robberies..."]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. ["I hope someone wants a job!"]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  6. 5. Something for Nothing
    Bugs Bunny
  7. 6. ["Whee, Sniffles! What fun!"]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. ["What's that you're reading, Ollie..."]
    Henery Hawk
  9. 8. Subscribe Now
  10. 9. ["Get out and stay out, you lazy bum!"]
    Bugs Bunny Banter
  11. 10. The Treasure of 'Em All!
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  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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