(April-June 1951)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Helen Meyer
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[New Zoo] (Table of Contents)

Popeye / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl
Reprints:
Keywords:
jungle

New Zoo (Table of Contents)

Popeye / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'Pea; Olive Oyl; G. R. Growl; Harry; Tom
Synopsis:
The kids from Swee'Pea's school raise twenty-eight dollars and ask Popeye to sail to Africa and bring back wild animals so they can have a zoo in their town.
Reprints:

Gold Shipment! (Table of Contents)

Popeye / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Jack Terror
Synopsis:
Popeye agrees to transport a gold shipment on his railroad, and Olive goes along to guard the gold.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cactus Pass Railroad

Grand Opening! (Table of Contents)

Wimpy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
J. Wellington Wimpy
Synopsis:
Wimpy tries several disguises to get multiple free hamburgers from a new hamburger stand.
Reprints:

Deep Water! (Table of Contents)

Sammy Bug / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sammy Bug; Sue Bug; Anthony Ant; Spike Spider
Synopsis:
Sammy gets himself in trouble by showing off and the whole town of Buggy Cove comes to try and save him.
Reprints:

["Whoa! Go pick some grass..."] (Table of Contents)

Ham Gravy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils:
Bud Sagendorf
Inks:
Bud Sagendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Ham Gravy
Synopsis:
Ham is tricked out of his dinner by a clever Indian.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [New Zoo]
    Popeye
  2. 1. New Zoo
    Popeye
  3. 2. Gold Shipment!
    Popeye
  4. 3. Grand Opening!
    Wimpy
  5. 4. Deep Water!
    Sammy Bug
  6. 5. ["Whoa! Go pick some grass..."]
    Ham Gravy
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
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