(August 1952)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
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

[Water ski fishing] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

[Bugs on water skis being towed by a giant swordfish]; Compare Front Cover of Bugs Bunny (1963 Series), #151 (August 1973)

We'd just love to have you in our club! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Sylvester Pussycat; Petunia Pig; 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

Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover; black and white

[Rabbit-ear muffs] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
First line: "Ho, hum! I'll sleep through this fashion stuff in the newsreel!"

[The giant rooster] (Table of Contents)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety Bird; Sylvester Pussycat (full name: Sylvester P. Pussycat)
Synopsis:
First line: "My! My! Just look at all that yummicky food!"

[The gasoline from water swindle] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
First line: "This is the l-last time I'll b-beat a rug by hand!"

[The amnesia victim] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Daffy Duck

Indexer Notes

First line: "Ta, ta, Elmer! I'll be back for supper!"; story listed as Bump Reading in Christensen's notes.

Two Little Heroes (Table of Contents)

Cicero Pig / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

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

[The Sloppy Hollow rats] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis:
First line: "Oh, Sniffles...isn't this a perfectly lovely day?"

[It's bad luck to be superstitious] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Ollie Owl; Mrs. Henery K. Hawk, Sr.
Synopsis:
First line: "Why the crossed fingers, Henery?"

[A bull in a pottery shop] (Table of Contents)

Little Pancho Vanilla / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gil Turner ?
Pencils:
Gil Turner
Inks:
Gil Turner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gil Turner

Genre:
children
Characters:
Little Pancho Vanilla; Ramón; el señor Pancho Vanilla; the Rich Ranchero
Synopsis:
First line: ""I see your papacito is still fighting weeth the bools, Pancho!"

Bugs Bunny Banter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd; Cicero Pig; Porky Pig
Synopsis:
Inside Back Cover; black and white

Indexer Notes

First line: "Stwiped socks! Just what I wanted! Now, Bugs...have you anything to go with them?"

Ralph Kiner sparks team in clutch! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Don Komisarow
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Ralph Kiner; the Pittsburg [sic] Pirates
Synopsis:
Ad for Wheaties cereal from General Mills

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Water ski fishing]
    Looney Tunes [and] Merrie Melodies
  2. 1. We'd just love to have you in our club!
  3. 2. [Rabbit-ear muffs]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. [The giant rooster]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  5. 4. [The gasoline from water swindle]
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. [The amnesia victim]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  7. 6. Two Little Heroes
    Cicero Pig
  8. 7. [The Sloppy Hollow rats]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  9. 8. [It's bad luck to be superstitious]
    Henery Hawk
  10. 9. [A bull in a pottery shop]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  11. 10. Bugs Bunny Banter
  12. 11. Ralph Kiner sparks team in clutch!
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