(June 1954)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
Chase Craig (Managing 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks:
Ralph Heimdahl
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

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

Vacation Fun (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; color; Promo for Whitman coloring books; activity books; and story books, with repros of covers of 12 items.

["He snatched the carrots right outa my hand!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L. + M. #152-546

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd; Oscar the Ostrich
Synopsis:
Elmer acquires an ostrich to ride in a cross-country animal race at the fair. Bugs also enters to make things interesting.

["Panning for gold is an art based on the..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
Porky and Cicero go to Desert Gulch to look for gold but cross paths with screwball miners Rafe and Lafe.

["Oh, I'm so thwilled! At last I may get my..."] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd and Daffy / comic story / 6 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 is practicing for his drill team in his lodge uniform, but Daffy thinks Elmer has joined an enemy army.

The Mixed-Up Deal (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
Bugs buys Elmer a goat.

Indexer Notes

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

["How do you like my birthday cake, Sniffles?"] (Table of Contents)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis:
A bluebird candle holder on Mary Jane's birthday cake gets lost in the Black Forest. Mary Jane and Sniffles go to find him.

Indexer Notes

According to the number of candles on her birthday cake, Mary Jane is six years old.

["Shucks! There's that leghorn! I don't dare..."] (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; Foghorn Leghorn; Ollie Owl
Synopsis:
After Ollie lets Foghorn loose from Henery's snare trap, Henery tricks Foghorn into sawing down Ollie's tree home.

["Oh, dwat! I'm tired of playing in the sand..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Sylvester uses a boat and a fishing pole to catch Tweety while he's swimming at a beach.

["Happy birthday, Papacito!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pancho Vanilla; Papacito
Synopsis:
Pancho buys Papacito a new bull-fighting costume, but it is stolen by a thief.

Play "KE"--It's fun! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks:
Ralph Heimdahl
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

Promo for subscriptions to Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies comics. Rate is one year for $1 with a premium of a "KE" peg game.

Schwinn Phantom (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; color; illustrated ad for Schwinn bicycles featuring the "Schwinn Phantom" model.

1954 License Plates (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color; Illustrated ad for steel miniature state automobile license plates available in sets from Wheaties breakfast cereal. Four sets of 12 plates each are available. Cost is 25 cents and one Wheaties box top per set.

Editing
This Issue is currently being edited by Mike Nielsen (since 2014-12-17, last edit 2014-12-17)

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Vacation Fun
  3. 2. ["He snatched the carrots right outa my hand!"]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. ["Panning for gold is an art based on the..."]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. ["Oh, I'm so thwilled! At last I may get my..."]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  6. 5. The Mixed-Up Deal
  7. 6. ["How do you like my birthday cake, Sniffles?"]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. ["Shucks! There's that leghorn! I don't dare..."]
    Henery Hawk
  9. 8. ["Oh, dwat! I'm tired of playing in the sand..."]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  10. 9. ["Happy birthday, Papacito!"]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  11. 10. Play "KE"--It's fun!
  12. 11. Schwinn Phantom
  13. 12. 1954 License Plates
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  • Alberto Becattini
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gary L. Watson
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