(May 1953)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Company Inc.
Brand:
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

[Carrot umbrella] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks:
Ralph Heimdahl
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny
Keywords:
carrot; rain

Indexer Notes

[Bugs carrying an umbrella with carrots tied to its ribs]

These Whitman Books are just for fun! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The "Easter Eggspert" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; the Easter Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Miss Prissy Hen; Yosemite Sam
Synopsis:
Bugs tries to take the Easter Bunny's job.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Easter egg

["Oh, B-boy! With this new power mower, I ought to be able to cut my grass in a jiffy!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Herman (a gopher); Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
Porky's new power mower is sabotaged by gophers.
Keywords:
gopher

["Mr. Fudd, we're here for an interview about the statue you're entering in the big art exhibit!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil de Lara
Inks:
Phil de Lara
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
Daffy "helps" Elmer with his statue.

The Key to Trouble (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

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

["Quick, Mary Jane, make yourself small...We have a journey ahead of us!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hubbard
Inks:
Al Hubbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tubby Millar

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles; Queen Belle
Synopsis:
Mary Jane and Sniffles travel to the Bee Kingdom in Honey Valley where they help Queen Belle save her Bee Kingdom from being attacked by an army of ants.

["Where are you going with the groceries, Ollie?"] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 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; Mr. Oliver Owl, Sr.; Ozzie Ostrich
Synopsis:
Henery Hawk wins a good deed contest with his Bird Scout troop.

["Dear me! Dear me! What am I going to do? Every store in town is sold out of birdseed! What will poor Tweety have to eat?"] (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; Granny
Synopsis:
Sylvester has cornered the bird seed market in an attempt to catch Tweety.

["Little Pancho! How can you do thees terrible theeng to your dear papacito?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Little Pancho Vanilla; el seƱor Pancho Vanilla; the Rich Ranchero; Angelina (daughter of the Rich Ranchero); Chavez Ravine (villain)
Synopsis:
Little Pancho would rather make pottery than fight bulls.
Keywords:
bullfighter

["Ah-h... My target for today... That mean ol' bumbly bee!"] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
Bugs hunts a bee with a bow and arrow.

Look here, doc! The Dell Comics Club lucky penny pocket piece! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Get 'em at your grocer's now! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Carrot umbrella]
    Looney Tunes [and] Merrie Melodies
  2. 1. These Whitman Books are just for fun!
  3. 2. The "Easter Eggspert"
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. ["Oh, B-boy! With this new power mower, I ought to be able to cut my grass in a jiffy!"]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. ["Mr. Fudd, we're here for an interview about the statue you're entering in the big art exhibit!"]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  6. 5. The Key to Trouble
  7. 6. ["Quick, Mary Jane, make yourself small...We have a journey ahead of us!"]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. ["Where are you going with the groceries, Ollie?"]
    Henery Hawk
  9. 8. ["Dear me! Dear me! What am I going to do? Every store in town is sold out of birdseed! What will poor Tweety have to eat?"]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  10. 9. ["Little Pancho! How can you do thees terrible theeng to your dear papacito?"]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  11. 10. ["Ah-h... My target for today... That mean ol' bumbly bee!"]
    Bugs Bunny
  12. 11. Look here, doc! The Dell Comics Club lucky penny pocket piece!
  13. 12. Get 'em at your grocer's now!
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