(February 1954)

Dell, 1950 Series
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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; Elmer Fudd
Keywords:
bald head; barber

Indexer Notes

Barber Bugs polishing Elmer's bald head.

Things you'll like to do...by the bookful! By the boxful! (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 books and other items from Whitman Publishing Company

Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover

[Bugs's twin brother, Mildew] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L. + M. #148-542

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Yosemite Sam
Synopsis:
First line: "This looks like a good spot to dig!"

Indexer Notes

Bugs is only pretending that he has a twin brother named Mildew

[Porky's fire-fighting inventions] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Champin?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
First line: "Cicero, what are you doing with that ladder?"

[Elmer Fudd, birdwatcher?] (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: "Oh, I do so want to be a bird watcher, gentlemen!"

The little spy (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

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

[A visit to Toyland] (Table of Contents)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis:
First line: "Goodness! I'll certainly be glad when I finish with this vacuum cleaner so I can go out and play!"

[Henery catches six chickens] (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; Mabel (a hen); Foghorn J. Leghorn; Miss Prissy Hen
Synopsis:
First line: "Another bull's-eye! Oh, boy! I'm gettin' good at this casting!"

[Going for a train ride] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Champin
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety Bird; Sylvester Pussycat
Synopsis:
First line: "What a way to run a railroad...nothing to eat but old railroad tickets!"

[The keed talent contest] (Table of Contents)

Little Pancho Vanilla / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Little Pancho Vanilla; el seƱor Pancho Vanilla; the Governor of Chilivania
Synopsis:
First line: "Little Pancho! Wash your face, comb your hair, and dust your clothes! I am entering you in a keed talent contest!"

[Six inch hot dog sandwiches] (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: "Humph!"

Mystify your friends with the Dell comics magic window set! (Table of Contents)

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

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

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 magic window set

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover

Hurry! Get your order in now! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
none
Synopsis:
Ad for Wheaties miniature foreign license plates from General Mills

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Looney Tunes [and] Merrie Melodies
  2. 1. Things you'll like to do...by the bookful! By the boxful!
  3. 2. [Bugs's twin brother, Mildew]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. [Porky's fire-fighting inventions]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. [Elmer Fudd, birdwatcher?]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  6. 5. The little spy
  7. 6. [A visit to Toyland]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. [Henery catches six chickens]
    Henery Hawk
  9. 8. [Going for a train ride]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  10. 9. [The keed talent contest]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  11. 10. [Six inch hot dog sandwiches]
    Bugs Bunny
  12. 11. Mystify your friends with the Dell comics magic window set!
  13. 12. Hurry! Get your order in now!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Merlin Haas