(October 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Editing:
Helen Meyer
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "POPEYE, No. 168". Code number is P.O.S.#168-4710. Copyright 1947 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Popeye / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl

"Blow me down! It's that swab..." (Table of Contents)

Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Popeye mistakes a stranger as being "Olive's Sweetie."

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; black, red, and white.

"Microbe Battle" or "A New Champ of the Slap Swappers" (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre, starring Popeye an' Swee'pea / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea; Mr. K. O. Biffer; J. Wellington Wimpy; Baby Boom
Synopsis:
Mr. K. O. Biffer, the fight promoter, tricks Popeye into signing a contract for Swee'pea to fight Baby Boom for the "Microbeweight" title of the world.

"Water Hole" or "Kin Ya Spare a Couple of Thousand Fer a Cup of Water?" (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre, starring Popeye and Olive Oyl / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
A water hole is found on Olive's desert property and Popeye and Olive go to Slither Creek. They sell the property to Mayor Gunrod, not realizing that the water hole is the only source of water for the area. Disgusted when Gunrod starts selling water for $100 a cup, Popeye starts digging a well in the middle of the only street in town.

"Fish Bait" (Table of Contents)

The Thimble Theatre, starring Popeye / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Prof. Herman H. Haddock; J. Wellington Wimpy; Dr. G. B. Bluzard
Synopsis:
Popeye goes on a fishing trip with Prof. Herman H. Haddock and Dr. G. B. Bluzard, who are fighting over the honor being the first to catch a rare Roccus Scomberomorus Lineatus (commonly called a "Flip Fish.")

"Haw haw! Here comes a little kid!" (Table of Contents)

Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
A man tries to play a practical joke on Swee'pea, but has the tables turned on him.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; black, red, and white.

[Swee'Pea and Ball] (Table of Contents)

Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bud Sagendorf

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Swee'pea; Popeye (cameo)
Synopsis:
Swee'pea is throwing a ball in the air and catching it until Popeye interrupts him.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Popeye
  2. 1. "Blow me down! It's that swab..."
    Popeye
  3. 2. "Microbe Battle" or "A New Champ of the Slap Swappers"
    Thimble Theatre, starring Popeye an' Swee'pea
  4. 3. "Water Hole" or "Kin Ya Spare a Couple of Thousand Fer a Cup of Water?"
    Thimble Theatre, starring Popeye and Olive Oyl
  5. 4. "Fish Bait"
    The Thimble Theatre, starring Popeye
  6. 5. "Haw haw! Here comes a little kid!"
    Popeye
  7. 6. [Swee'Pea and Ball]
    Popeye
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