(April 1949)

Dell, 1946 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color Covers and Interiors
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Andy Panda / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Andy Panda; Charlie Chicken; Woody Woodpecker (cameo); Homer Pigeon (cameo); Oswald the Rabbit (cameo)

[I Can't Hear You] (Table of Contents)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Hall
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Woody Woodpecker
Synopsis:
Woody gets in trouble when he yells at an electric lineman working at the top of a pole.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

[The Underwater Plot] (Table of Contents)

Andy Panda / comic story / 11.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Andy Panda; Charlie Chicken
Synopsis:
Andy invents a homemade diving helmet. When he and Charlie test it they become involved in a plot by crooks to plant dynamite underwater to blow up a bank's vault next to the harbor.

Did You Know (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Woody Woodpecker (cameo); Andy Panda (cameo)
Synopsis:
Six facts about the history of telling time.

Indexer Notes

Small illustrations and brief text.

Woody Gets the Business (Table of Contents)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Hall
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Woody Woodpecker
Synopsis:
Woody is forced to take a job at a soda fountain after ruining fresh cement in front of the store. He brings in a big crowd, but gives them free sodas instead of charging them.

Indexer Notes

The lyrics to the "Woody Woodpecker Song" by George Tibbles and Ramey Idriss, which was a hit record in 1948, figure prominently in the story.

[The Bum's Rush] (Table of Contents)

Homer Pigeon / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lloyd White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Suzanne Seaborne

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Homer Pigeon; Carrie; Red Cardinal
Synopsis:
Red Cardinal hires a bum to keep Homer from being able to take Carrie to a dance.

["What Woody Is In This Picture"] (Table of Contents)

Andy's Puzzle Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Andy Panda (cameo); Woody Woodpecker (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Crossword puzzle framed by an illustration.

Lighter Than Air Charlie (Table of Contents)

Andy Panda / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Andy Panda; Charlie Chicken
Synopsis:
Charlie starts floating after eating a cake laced with "Light-As-Air Baking Powder."

Indexer Notes

Text story with four illustrations.

Special Delivery (Table of Contents)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Hall
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Suzanne Seaborne

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Woody Woodpecker
Synopsis:
Woody gets a job with a delivery service.

[Meeting Lord Bunion] (Table of Contents)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lloyd White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Suzanne Seaborne

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit; Floyd; Lloyd
Synopsis:
Oswald gets a job with the Chamber of Commerce and goes to meet Lord Byron Bunion at the docks.

["Judge: Take Your Choice $10 or Ten Days"] (Table of Contents)

Andy's Joke Page / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Andy Panda (cameo); Woody Woodpecker (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Five jokes with small illustrations.

["Ya-a-a-!! Ya Can't Catch That One, Woody!"] (Table of Contents)

A Short Short / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Hall
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; sports
Characters:
Woody Woodpecker
Synopsis:
Woody crashes through a fence to catch a batted baseball.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; Black, red, and white.

Answer Page (Table of Contents)

Andy's Puzzle Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Woody Woodpecker; Andy Panda (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; Black, red, and white. Answers to the crossword puzzle in Sequence 6, along with a different illustration.

Study the Faces on This Page Carefully (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated ad for subscriptions to New Funnies. Rate is one year for $1.00.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Andy Panda
  2. 1. [I Can't Hear You]
    Woody Woodpecker
  3. 2. [The Underwater Plot]
    Andy Panda
  4. 3. Did You Know
  5. 4. Woody Gets the Business
    Woody Woodpecker
  6. 5. [The Bum's Rush]
    Homer Pigeon
  7. 6. ["What Woody Is In This Picture"]
    Andy's Puzzle Page
  8. 7. Lighter Than Air Charlie
    Andy Panda
  9. 8. Special Delivery
    Woody Woodpecker
  10. 9. [Meeting Lord Bunion]
    Oswald the Rabbit
  11. 10. ["Judge: Take Your Choice $10 or Ten Days"]
    Andy's Joke Page
  12. 11. ["Ya-a-a-!! Ya Can't Catch That One, Woody!"]
    A Short Short
  13. 12. Answer Page
    Andy's Puzzle Page
  14. 13. Study the Faces on This Page Carefully
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