(September 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 (Managing 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

[no title indexed] (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; Sniffles; Cicero Pig

Indexer Notes

[Sniffles and Cicero taking apples to school, Bugs taking a carrot]

Look, doc--a free gift! (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; 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 blue and red vinyl plastic wallet

Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover

[Bugs's radium dial watch] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L. + M. #143-539

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
First line: "H'ray! The mail-order watch I sent for! Oh, boy! What a chubby little ol' ticker!"

[Porky's new motor scooter] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Sylvester Pussycat
Synopsis:
First line: "Hi, Petunia! Drop your r-rake and hop on! I'll take you for a ride on my new m-motor scooter!"

[The pelican and her baby] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd and Daffy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
First line: "Hey, Elmer! Wait for your ol' pal, Salt Water Daffy!"

Strange mix-up (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd

[A visit to Wood Land] (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: "You look busy, Mary Jane! I better come back later!"

[The overnight camping trip] (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; Ozzie Ostrich
Synopsis:
First line: "Well, well, well! And where might you two be off to?"

[An uncommon common birthday] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety Bird; Sylvester Pussycat; Granny
Synopsis:
First line: "Today is my birthday, and Gwanny is baking me a ca-a-a-ke! Oh, happy birthday to Tweety!"

[The hiccupping bool] (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; la señora Vanilla; el señor Pancho Vanilla; the Rich Ranchero; Chavez Ravine (villain)
Synopsis:
First line: "Take good care of papacito while I am visiting overnight weeth Aunt Tia, Pancho!"

[Boy wanted!] (Table of Contents)

Cicero Pig / 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; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig
Synopsis:
First line: "I finished mowing the lawn, Porky!"

Have lots of fun... With inexpensive Whitman toys and games (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
none
Synopsis:
Ad for toys and games from Whitman Publishing Company

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover

"C'mon, spark up!" said Stan Musial, of the St. Louis Cardinals (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Stan Musial
Synopsis:
Ad for Wheaties cereal from General Mills

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Looney Tunes [and] Merrie Melodies
  2. 1. Look, doc--a free gift!
  3. 2. [Bugs's radium dial watch]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. [Porky's new motor scooter]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. [The pelican and her baby]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  6. 5. Strange mix-up
  7. 6. [A visit to Wood Land]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. [The overnight camping trip]
    Henery Hawk
  9. 8. [An uncommon common birthday]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  10. 9. [The hiccupping bool]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  11. 10. [Boy wanted!]
    Cicero Pig
  12. 11. Have lots of fun... With inexpensive Whitman toys and games
  13. 12. "C'mon, spark up!" said Stan Musial, of the St. Louis Cardinals
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Alberto Becattini
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  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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