(August 1951)

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

[Paper delivery] (Table of Contents)

Looney Tunes [and] Merrie Melodies / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

[Newsboy Bugs shooting a newspaper at Porky with a bow]

Bugs Bunny bafflers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig
Synopsis:
First line: "Sorry to disturb you, Bugs, but just one more thing before I leave...what question can never be answered by 'yes'?"

Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover; black and white

The circus sensation (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L. + M. #118-518

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Petunia Pig

[Superstitious Tweety] (Table of Contents)

Sylvester and Tweety / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Sylvester Pussycat; Tweety Bird; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
First line: "I am going to catch me a fishy fish, I am, I am, I am!"

[No more black eyes] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Carey
Inks:
John Carey
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Carey

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig; Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
First line: "It's so nice to know you're such a gentleman, Porky!"

[The Land of Missing Pencils] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles; Mary Jane's mother
Synopsis:
First line: "Sniffles! Did you take my pencil?"

Cicero Baffles Bugs (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Cicero Pig

Indexer Notes

Cicero Pig is listed as Petunia Pig's nephew

[Animal competition] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
First line: "I want the vewy meanest watchdog you've got!"

[Mail-order hatching eggs] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Ollie Owl
Synopsis:
First line: "Wow!"

Subscribe now--mail this coupon today! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
none
Synopsis:
Subscription form for Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies; U.S.: 1 year for $1.00; 2 years for $1.85; 3 years for $2.70; Canada: 1 year for $1.20

Bugs Bunny banter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
First line: "Say, Bugs, I didn't know you could draw!"

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover; black and white

Free... 5 beautiful full color pictures of all the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies gang! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gormley; Ralph Heimdahl
Inks:
Dan Gormley; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Sylvester Pussycat; Porky Pig; Sniffles; Elmer Fudd; Mary Jane
Synopsis:
Ad for Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies and the Dell Comics Club; 12 issues for $1.00; Free with each subscription are five 8.25" x 6.75" color photos; Shown is Front Cover of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies (1950 Series), #115 (May 1951)

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Paper delivery]
    Looney Tunes [and] Merrie Melodies
  2. 1. Bugs Bunny bafflers
  3. 2. The circus sensation
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. [Superstitious Tweety]
    Sylvester and Tweety
  5. 4. [No more black eyes]
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. [The Land of Missing Pencils]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  7. 6. Cicero Baffles Bugs
  8. 7. [Animal competition]
    Elmer Fudd
  9. 8. [Mail-order hatching eggs]
    Henery Hawk
  10. 9. Subscribe now--mail this coupon today!
  11. 10. Bugs Bunny banter
  12. 11. Free... 5 beautiful full color pictures of all the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies gang!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
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