(October 1952)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
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

[Cake extinguisher] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Keywords:
birthday cakes; firemen

Stop! Look! Free! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Bugs Bunny (cameo); Elmer Fudd (cameo); Porky Pig (cameo); Sylvester (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white; Promo for subscriptions to Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies comics. Fan mail from Happy Garner of Ohio, Barbara Taylor of Texas and Bobby Gatto of Oregon is included. Rate is one year for $1 plus premium of Dell character group picture.

The "Buccaneer" (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Don R. Christensen
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vic Lockman

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Yosemite Sam
Synopsis:
Yosemite Sam comes out of retirement to relive his days as "Sea Rover Sam," the pirate. Bugs tags along as his crew.

["I wonder what S-Sylvester's up to..."] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Sylvester; Petunia Pig
Synopsis:
Sylvester goes into business as a "rain-stopper". He and Porky are taken by a tribe of Indians to stop a personal storm that follows Chief Rain-in-the-Face.

["There you are, Agatha! Maybe some sunshine..."] (Table of Contents)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis:
Oscar Otter steals the handle to the garden water faucet so he can sell the water.

["Hurry up, children! You have only two minutes..."] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Ollie Owl; Henery's father; Henery's mother; Miss Sparrow (teacher)
Synopsis:
Henery is in trouble for not studying his school lessons.

[The stuck window] (Table of Contents)

Petunia Pig / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Petunia Pig
Synopsis:
A burglar is trying to get into Petunia's house by opening a stuck window.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime strip except for the last panel.

The Big Scoop (Table of Contents)

Cicero Pig / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
Cicero is a reporter for "The Daily Blat."

Indexer Notes

Text story with one 1/4 page and two 1/8 page illustrations.

["I'll twy to sneak away fwom that daffy duck..."] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd and Daffy Duck / 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 tries to sneak away from Daffy to go fishing.

["Let's see now...Hmm..Party of the first part..."] (Table of Contents)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vic Lockman

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Sylvester inventories a grocer's inventory of canned tuna.

["Whillikers! Is thees not a wonderful thing..."] (Table of Contents)

Little Pancho Vanilla / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gil Turner ?
Pencils:
Gil Turner
Inks:
Gil Turner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gil Turner

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pancho Vanilla; Papacito; Ramon; Rich Ranchero
Synopsis:
Pancho's father accidently blows up the chili works factory, which brings down a balloonist trying to win a prize for his flight to Tacos City.

["Gwacious! I'll never send my twousers..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Two short gags.

Stan "The Man" Musial Sparks Rally! (Table of Contents)

What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Don Komisarow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Stan Musial
Synopsis:
Stan Musial rallies the St. Louis Cardinals to a ninth inning win.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color. Ad in comic form for Wheaties breakfast cereal. Part of "What Sparks a Champion Sparks You!" series.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Cake extinguisher]
    Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd
  2. 1. Stop! Look! Free!
  3. 2. The "Buccaneer"
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. ["I wonder what S-Sylvester's up to..."]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. ["There you are, Agatha! Maybe some sunshine..."]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  6. 5. ["Hurry up, children! You have only two minutes..."]
    Henery Hawk
  7. 6. [The stuck window]
    Petunia Pig
  8. 7. The Big Scoop
    Cicero Pig
  9. 8. ["I'll twy to sneak away fwom that daffy duck..."]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy Duck
  10. 9. ["Let's see now...Hmm..Party of the first part..."]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  11. 10. ["Whillikers! Is thees not a wonderful thing..."]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  12. 11. ["Gwacious! I'll never send my twousers..."]
    Bugs Bunny Banter
  13. 12. Stan "The Man" Musial Sparks Rally!
    What Sparks a Champion Sparks You!
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