(April 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 Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / cover / 0.8 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Our Gang [Froggie; Red], Julip (the gang's goat)

Soap Scuffle (Table of Contents)

Jerry and Tuffy / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jerry; Tuffy

Indexer Notes

On front cover. Pantomime strip

[Boomerang] (Table of Contents)

Tom and Jerry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover, printed in red and black

[Captain Zebra's Treasure] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Our Gang [Janey; Red]; Squint Frobisher; Egghead; Harold (Hal), Egghead's father; Cheese Jackson; Feeney; an unnamed recluse on Hazard Island

["Look, Tuffy! Someone is painting a picture of Tomcat!"] (Table of Contents)

Tom & Jerry / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jerry; Tuffy; Tom; the (white) housemaid

["Let's ask Pop"] (Table of Contents)

Flip and Dip / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Flip; Dip; Pa; Ma (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Snow in the jungle

The Honeysuckle Hen (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

[Barney's Rich Uncle Grizzly] (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; Uncle Grizzly; two unnamed hoodlums
Synopsis:
Barney's rich, ferocious old Uncle Grizzly comes to visit, and Barney tries to set up some way to save his uncle's life and so win his favor.

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on November 18, 1946. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

["Look, Sammy! There's a bottle floating on the pond!"] (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; Charlie Coyote; Wuff's mother

[Water Carriers] (Table of Contents)

[Pictopranks] / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hedinger (signed)
Inks:
Hedinger (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
A jungle woman; a monkey

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover, printed in red and black. As yet untitled pantomime story. Feature called "Pictopranks", beginning with issue #34

The Perfect Eater Gift (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy

Indexer Notes

Subscription form for "Our Gang Comics". One year: $1.00; two years: $1.75; Canada: $1.20; foreign: $2.00

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Our Gang
  2. 1. Soap Scuffle
    Jerry and Tuffy
  3. 2. [Boomerang]
    Tom and Jerry
  4. 3. [Captain Zebra's Treasure]
    Our Gang
  5. 4. ["Look, Tuffy! Someone is painting a picture of Tomcat!"]
    Tom & Jerry
  6. 5. ["Let's ask Pop"]
    Flip and Dip
  7. 6. The Honeysuckle Hen
  8. 7. [Barney's Rich Uncle Grizzly]
    Barney Bear and Benny Burro
  9. 8. ["Look, Sammy! There's a bottle floating on the pond!"]
    Wuff, the Prairie Dog
  10. 9. [Water Carriers]
    [Pictopranks]
  11. 10. The Perfect Eater Gift
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Claus Simonsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Walls
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Gary L. Watson