(October 1998)

DC, 1998 Series
 
Price:
14.95 USD; 23.50 CAD
Pages:
164
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
1563894580 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194121519800111
Editing:
Bob Kahan (editor-collected editions); Rick Taylor (editor-collected edition)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Squarebound Trade Paperback

A Comic Celebration (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Carzon (signed)
Inks:
Rubén Torreiro
Colors:
Dave Tanguay

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Henery Hawk; Sniffles; Wile E. Coyote; Beep Beep; Elmer Fudd; Daffy Duck; Tweety; Sylvester; Beaky Buzzard; Crusher; Granny; Marc Antony; Yosemite Sam; Tasmanian Devil

[Blank Pages] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 3 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover, inside back cover, and last interior page are blank.

Bugs Bunny and Friends: A Comic Celebration (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Tweety; Sylvester

Indexer Notes

Title page. The same illustration is used as part of the back cover.

[Credits] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Elmer Fudd

Indexer Notes

Credits and copyright information.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

Table of contents with two illustrations.

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Evanier (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester; Daffy Duck; Tasmanian Devil; Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd; Wile E. Coyote

Indexer Notes

Introduction with illustrations.

Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies #1 cover (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Elmer Fudd (cameo); Petunia Pig (cameo); Daffy Duck (cameo); Sniffles (cameo)
Reprints:

The Wild Hare (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Chase Craig
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
Elmer goes hunting and has to deal with a screwy rabbit.
Reprints:
  • from ? (Dell, ? series), #?
Keywords:
hunting

Indexer Notes

Basically a scene by scene adaption of the 1940 Warner Bros. cartoon, "A Wild Hare," the first Bugs Bunny cartoon.

[Origin of the Magic Sand] (Table of Contents)

Sniffles / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Chase Craig
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Sniffles; Mary Jane (intro)
Synopsis:
Sniffles meets Mary Jane for the first time. He goes to the Sandman's storeroom to get some sand to allow Mary Jane to sleep, but picks up "sand for mice" which has the effect of shrinking Mary Jane to his size.
Reprints:
  • from ? (Dell, ? series), #?

Indexer Notes

Origin of the magic sand Mary Jane uses to shrink.

[Grocery Delivery Boy] (Table of Contents)

Beaky Buzzard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beaky Buzzard; Bugs Bunny; Petunia Pig; Porky Pig (cameo)
Synopsis:
Beaky is a bumbling employee at a grocery store.
Reprints:
  • from ? (Dell, ? series) #?
Keywords:
delivery; eggs; grocery; stork

[Catching a Duck] (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
Synopsis:
Henery brags that he can catch ducks as well as chickens, but ends up stranded on a duck decoy.
Reprints:
  • from ? (Dell, ? series) #?
Keywords:
decoy; duck hunting

Indexer Notes

Features Daffy Duck look-alike, who doesn't speak.

["(Mumble, mumble) and so, when the ugly duckling..."] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd and Daffy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daffy Duck; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
After reading the story about the ugly duckling, Daffy goes to Elmer's beauty salon for beauty treatments.
Reprints:
Keywords:
beauty shop; ugly duckling

[Goldie Goldfish] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles; Goldie Goldfish; Minnie Minnow; Lobster the Mobster; Mark the Loan Shark
Synopsis:
When Goldie the goldfish goes down the drain, Mary Jane and Sniffles follow her to the ocean to bring her back.
Reprints:
Keywords:
flying fish; goldfish; sawfish; sea horses; shark

Porky of the Mounties (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Chase Craig
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
?
Letters:
Carl Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Bugs Bunny; Petunia Pig; Uncle Ham; Dauntless; Pierre (villain)
Synopsis:
Porky dresses as a Mountie for a party. He and Bugs accidently get locked in a boxcar on a train headed for Canada. When they arrive, Porky is mistaken for Dauntless of the Mounties.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bears; Canada; Mounted Police; railroad

The Traveling Tree (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Don R. Christensen
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Steve Steere
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Hedgerow Huppy; Elmer Fudd; Bugs' three cousins
Synopsis:
With the help of Hedgerow Huppy, the inventor, Bugs grows a Christmas tree-sized carrot. He runs out of decorations and finds that Huppy has a not-quite-perfected invention that makes sticky, long-lasting bubbles. Huppy mistakenly gives Bugs a tank of helium instead of compressed air and the helium-filled balloons on the carrot tree take it airborne. Elmer and Bugs have to track it down with a helicopter.
Reprints:
Keywords:
carrot; Christmas; helicopter; inventions

Prize Pet (Table of Contents)

Daffy Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Steve Steere
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daffy Duck; Yosemite Sam
Synopsis:
Daffy wants Yosemite Sam to enter him in the unusual pet contest.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; pet contest

Indexer Notes

Store in background is named "McKimson's Emporium."

Fun on the Run (Table of Contents)

Beep Beep The Road Runner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Don R. Christensen
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beep Beep; Wile E. Coyote; Beep Beep's sons
Synopsis:
Wile E. rides an ostrich to try to catch the Beeps.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ostrich

Tweety and Sylvester (Table of Contents)

The Tasmanian Devil and his Tasty Friends / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester; Granny; Tasmanian Devil
Synopsis:
When Granny leaves the house, Sylvester and the Tasmanian Devil fight over Tweety.
Reprints:

Snooper in a Stupor (Table of Contents)

Daffy Duck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Evanier
Pencils:
Jack Manning
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Spicer

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; detective-mystery
Characters:
Daffy Duck; Miss Drake; Alexander Drake; the Clam (villain); the Octopuss (villain); Weasel (villain
Synopsis:
Daffy is a detective dealing with Dick Tracy-ish villains.
Reprints:
Keywords:
detective; maps

Plane Daffy (Table of Contents)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Evanier
Pencils:
Lee Holley
Inks:
Lee Holley
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Spicer

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester; Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
Daffy replaces Tweety when he goes on vacation. Sylvester follows Tweety on an airplane to Miami, but Daffy tags along to protect Tweety.
Reprints:
Keywords:
airplane; Miami; parachute

Romeo and Drooliet (Table of Contents)

Daffy Duck / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dana Kurtin
Pencils:
Walter Carzon
Inks:
Scott McRae
Colors:
Jo Meugniot
Letters:
Bob Pinaha
Job Number:
WB726

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daffy Duck; Bugs Bunny; Tasmanian Devil
Synopsis:
Daffy and Taz play Romeo and Juliet.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Romeo and Juliet; theater

Wise Quacker (Table of Contents)

Daffy Duck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
David Cody Weiss
Pencils:
David Alvarez
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo
Colors:
Prismacolor
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
WB 1554

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
Daffy tries to become a stand-up comedian.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

comedian

Frankentweety (Table of Contents)

Sylvester and Tweety / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Slott
Pencils:
David Alvarez
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo
Colors:
David Tanguay
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
WB 1543

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester; Bugs Bunny (cameo); Elmer Fudd (cameo); Tasmanian Devil (cameo)
Synopsis:
A spoof on the "Bride of Frankenstein" with Sylvester wedding a "Frankentweety."
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bride of Frankenstein; mad scientist; mind exchange

Snow Way Out (Table of Contents)

Wile E. Coyote / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Slott
Pencils:
David Alvarez
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo
Colors:
Bernie Mirault
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
WB1557

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Wile E. Coyote; Beep Beep; Playboy Penguin
Synopsis:
Wile E. gets knocked out by hitting a billboard and dreams he is in Antarctica chasing a penguin.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Antarctica; dream; penguin

Working Out the Bugs (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Matheny
Pencils:
Pablo Zamboni
Inks:
Rubén Torrieiro
Colors:
Jahrome Youngker
Letters:
Daniel Griffo
Job Number:
WB1430

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Crusher
Synopsis:
Crusher and Bugs compete in the Mr. Universally Muscle-Bound Contest
Reprints:
Keywords:
barbells; contest; magnets; weight-lifting

Indexer Notes

Crusher is the wrestler from the 1951 Warner Bros. cartoon "Bunny Hugged."

75 Years Entertaining the World (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
Bugs with carrot reclining in front of the Warner Bros. 75th anniversary logo.

["It's a party and you're invited!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Tweety; Sylvester; Beep Beep
Synopsis:
Title page illustration with addition of Beep Beep, in front of the Warner Bros. 75th Anniversary logo.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Comic Celebration
    Bugs Bunny
  2. 1. [Blank Pages]
  3. 2. Bugs Bunny and Friends: A Comic Celebration
  4. 3. [Credits]
  5. 4. Table of Contents
  6. 5. Introduction
  7. 6. Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies #1 cover
    Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
  8. 7. The Wild Hare
    Bugs Bunny
  9. 8. [Origin of the Magic Sand]
    Sniffles
  10. 9. [Grocery Delivery Boy]
    Beaky Buzzard
  11. 10. [Catching a Duck]
    Henery Hawk
  12. 11. ["(Mumble, mumble) and so, when the ugly duckling..."]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  13. 12. [Goldie Goldfish]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  14. 13. Porky of the Mounties
    Porky Pig
  15. 14. The Traveling Tree
    Bugs Bunny
  16. 15. Prize Pet
    Daffy Duck
  17. 16. Fun on the Run
    Beep Beep The Road Runner
  18. 17. Tweety and Sylvester
    The Tasmanian Devil and his Tasty Friends
  19. 18. Snooper in a Stupor
    Daffy Duck
  20. 19. Plane Daffy
    Tweety and Sylvester
  21. 20. Romeo and Drooliet
    Daffy Duck
  22. 21. Wise Quacker
    Daffy Duck
  23. 22. Frankentweety
    Sylvester and Tweety
  24. 23. Snow Way Out
    Wile E. Coyote
  25. 24. Working Out the Bugs
    Bugs Bunny
  26. 25. 75 Years Entertaining the World
    Warner Bros.
  27. 26. ["It's a party and you're invited!"]
    Warner Bros.
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