(February 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Editing:
?
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age US; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Our Gang [Janey; Froggie; Red; Bucky]; a baby turtle

Timothy's Good Deed (Table of Contents)

text story / 2.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (spot illustrations)
Inks:
? (spot illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

First and last page printed in red and black on inside front and back covers. Second page printed in four colors on pg. 50. Bottom of last page taken up by a subscription slip

[Squint and Froggie] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Kelly
Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?
Letters:
Walt Kelly

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Our Gang [Janey; Bucky; Froggie; Red]; the Gas House Gang [Charles Feeney; Egghead (Egbert); Iggy]; Squint Frobisher; Jerry, Squint's little brother; miss Toople (school teacher); Froggie's mother

["Things are sure dull around here with the whole family away on vacation!"] (Table of Contents)

Tom & Jerry / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jerry; Tuffy; Tom

Indexer Notes

An ownership and circulation statement fills out 1/8 of page 4

"Yep! I worked three years on de Brooklyn Tunnel!" (Table of Contents)

Johnny Mole / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Johnny Mole; the hiring boss for a construction crew

["Ma! Ma! I've got wonderful news!"] (Table of Contents)

Flip 'n Dip / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. R. McBride ?
Inks:
H. R. McBride ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Pa; Ma; Flip; Dip; a tiger school teacher

[Billion Ball Lake] (Table of Contents)

Barney Bear and Benny Burro / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?; Carl Barks (rewrite)
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
?
Letters:
Carl Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Barney Bear; Benny Burro; McDuff
Synopsis:
Barney is golfing when he discovers that the bottom of lake on the course is covered with golf balls. He tries to outwit McDuff, the Scottish manager of the course, who has forbidden him to go into the lake.

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on August 20, 1946. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

["Hi there, Sammy Squirrel! What did Santa Claus bring you for christmas?"] (Table of Contents)

Wuff, the Prairie Dog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Wuff; Sammy Squirrel; Wuff's mother; an abandoned kitten; Charlie Coyote

Special Christmas Offer! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1.25 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (spot illustrations)
Inks:
? (spot illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy; Froggie

Indexer Notes

Christmas offer for subscriptions to "Our Gang Comics" on back cover. Order form on inside back cover. One year (+ 36 picture stamps free), $1.00; Two years (+ 72 picture stamps free), $1.75; three years (+ 108 picture stamps free), $2.50

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Our Gang
  2. 1. Timothy's Good Deed
  3. 2. [Squint and Froggie]
    Our Gang
  4. 3. ["Things are sure dull around here with the whole family away on vacation!"]
    Tom & Jerry
  5. 4. "Yep! I worked three years on de Brooklyn Tunnel!"
    Johnny Mole
  6. 5. ["Ma! Ma! I've got wonderful news!"]
    Flip 'n Dip
  7. 6. [Billion Ball Lake]
    Barney Bear and Benny Burro
  8. 7. ["Hi there, Sammy Squirrel! What did Santa Claus bring you for christmas?"]
    Wuff, the Prairie Dog
  9. 8. Special Christmas Offer!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Claus Simonsen
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Walls
  • Rodney Hinkle
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