(May 1953)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., 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:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
none
Synopsis:
Ad for various books from Whitman Publishing Company

Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover

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
Reprints:

[A problem with gophers] (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:
First line: "Oh, b-boy! With this new power mower, I ought to be able to cut my grass in a jiffy!"

[Elmer Fudd, sculptor] (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:
First line: "Mr. Fudd, we're here for an interview about the statue you're entering in the big art exhibit!"

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

[A visit to Honey Valley] (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
Synopsis:
First line: "Quick, Mary Jane, make yourself small...We have a journey ahead of us!"

[Bird Scout Good Deed Day] (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:
First line: "Where are you going with the groceries, Ollie?"

[The birdseed horder] (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:
First line: "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?"

[My son, the pottery maker] (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:
First line: "Little Pancho! How can you do thees terrible theeng to your dear papacito?"

[Tit for tat] (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:
First line: "Ah-h... My target for today... That mean ol' bumbly bee!"

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

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny
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 lucky penny pocket piece

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
none
Synopsis:
Ad for miniature auto license plates attached to special packages of Wheaties cereal from General Mills

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing
This Issue is currently being edited by Mike Nielsen (since 2014-08-21, last edit 2014-08-21)

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. [A problem with gophers]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. [Elmer Fudd, sculptor]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  6. 5. The Key to Trouble
  7. 6. [A visit to Honey Valley]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. [Bird Scout Good Deed Day]
    Henery Hawk
  9. 8. [The birdseed horder]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  10. 9. [My son, the pottery maker]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  11. 10. [Tit for tat]
    Bugs Bunny
  12. 11. Look here, doc! The Dell Comics Club lucky penny pocket piece!
  13. 12. Get 'em at your grocer's now!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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