(June 1953)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[Carrot smoke signals] (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 dressed as an Indian and sending carrot shaped smoke signals]

Everybody loves Tell-a-Tale books (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 Tell-a-Tale books from Whitman Publishing Company

Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover

[Bugs gets electrified] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Sylvester Pussycat
Synopsis:
First line: "Hi ya, Porky, ol' pal! Working late tonight, I see!"

[The bathing beauty contest] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Don R. Christensen
Pencils:
John Carey
Inks:
John Carey
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Carey

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
First line: "P-Petunia! Get ready to be a queen! I entered you in the big b-bathing beauty contest!"

Indexer Notes

Story listed as Non-Bathing Beauty in Christensen's notes.

[The little moth girl] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis:
First line: "I hear someone crying in your closet, Mary Jane!"

[A chicken baseball game] (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; Miss Prissy Hen
Synopsis:
First line: "No, Henery, I haven't the time to indulge in a game of baseball today!"

Cicero's Wonderful Surprise (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cicero Pig; Elmer Fudd; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Hyacinth (aunt of Petunia Pig); Bugs Bunny

[The annual yo-yo contest] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd and Daffy / comic story / 6 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: "Gracious! I almost forgot... Today is the day!"

[Tweety's strong onion drink] (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: "I'm tired of eating plain ol' birdseed! Maybe an onion will give it some flavor!"

[Papacito's special padding] (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; Angelina (daughter of the Rich Ranchero); el seƱor Pancho Vanilla
Synopsis:
First line: "Isn't this fun, Pancho?"

[The baseball playing scarecrow] (Table of Contents)

Cicero / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters:
Cicero Pig; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
First line: "Who did that?"

Bugs Bunny's free gift for you! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gormley (poster)
Inks:
Dan Gormley (poster)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Tom; Jerry; Tuffy; Oswald the Rabbit; Krazy Kat; Porky Pig; Andy Panda; Woody Woodpecker; Lone Ranger; Tarzan; Roy Rogers; Gene Autry; Popeye; Tubby; Little Lulu; Little Iodine; Henry
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 full-color group picture of Dell Comic characters

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover

"Scooter" Phil Rizzuto sparks Yankees (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Characters:
"Scooter" Phil Rizzuto; the New York Yankees
Synopsis:
Ad for Wheaties cereal from General Mills

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Carrot smoke signals]
    Looney Tunes [and] Merrie Melodies
  2. 1. Everybody loves Tell-a-Tale books
  3. 2. [Bugs gets electrified]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. [The bathing beauty contest]
    Porky Pig and Petunia
  5. 4. [The little moth girl]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  6. 5. [A chicken baseball game]
    Henery Hawk
  7. 6. Cicero's Wonderful Surprise
    Cicero Pig
  8. 7. [The annual yo-yo contest]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  9. 8. [Tweety's strong onion drink]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  10. 9. [Papacito's special padding]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  11. 10. [The baseball playing scarecrow]
    Cicero
  12. 11. Bugs Bunny's free gift for you!
  13. 12. "Scooter" Phil Rizzuto sparks Yankees
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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