(April 1952)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
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

[Tooth and sling] (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; Elmer Fudd

Indexer Notes

[Elmer with a string attached to a bad tooth and tied around a tree, Bugs about to hit Elmer with a slingshot]

[A warm bottle of milk] (Table of Contents)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety Bird; Sylvester Pussycat
Synopsis:
First line: "I can't sleep! For two nights I haven't slept!"

Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover; black and white

[The big canoe race] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Don R. Christensen
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Sylvester Pussycat; Cicero Pig; Petunia Pig
Synopsis:
First line: "Oh, g-golly, Bugs... I wish we had never entered this b-big canoe race! Look at the competition we're up against!"

[Charlie Dog goes to Canine College] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Charlie Dog; Sylvester Pussycat; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
First line: "S-speak, Charlie...speak for your food! S-speak!"

Indexer Notes

Charlie is sent to learn how to talk, but in #122 (December 1951), Charlie Dog (spelled Charley) was already talking!

[Daffy Duck, cleaning woman] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd and Daffy Duck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Don R. Christensen
Pencils:
Phil de Lara
Inks:
Phil de Lara
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
First line: "Ah, Spwingtime is gwand except for one thing! It's also time for Spwing cleaning!"

Indexer Notes

Story listed as Spring Cleaning in Christensen's list.

The Last Laugh (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

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

[Mary Jane's new bunny shoes] (Table of Contents)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; fantasy
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles; Hugo Hamster (cousin of Sniffles)
Synopsis:
First line: "Oh, Sniffles! Come out, wherever you are! See my brand-new shoes!"

[Henery's "lost" quarter] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Mrs. Henery K. Hawk, Sr.; Ollie Owl; Ozzie Ostrich
Synopsis:
First line: "Whew! I'm sure glad I'm all finished with this ol' lawn!"

[A steady customer] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
First line: "Cash this check for me, will ya, buster?"

[How unsanitary can one get?] (Table of Contents)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety Bird; Sylvester Pussycat
Synopsis:
First line: "It's a shame to waste all this good rice! I will take it home and cook it!"

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover; black and white

A terrific offer! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
Subscription ad for Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies and the Dell Comics Club; U.S.: 12 issues for $1.00; 24 issues for $1.85; 36 issues for $2.70; Canada: $1.20, $2.00, and $3.00; Free with each subscription is a gold-plated key holder

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Tooth and sling]
    Looney Tunes [and] Merrie Melodies
  2. 1. [A warm bottle of milk]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  3. 2. [The big canoe race]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. [Charlie Dog goes to Canine College]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. [Daffy Duck, cleaning woman]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy Duck
  6. 5. The Last Laugh
    Bugs Bunny
  7. 6. [Mary Jane's new bunny shoes]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. [Henery's "lost" quarter]
    Henery Hawk
  9. 8. [A steady customer]
    Bugs Bunny
  10. 9. [How unsanitary can one get?]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  11. 10. A terrific offer!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jan Roar Hansen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
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