(April-June 1953)

Dell, 1949 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Comic
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pogo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pogo Possum; Albert Alligator; Crows
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First of the "simpler" cover drawings for this title

[Dental Exam] (Table of Contents: 1)

Howland and Churchy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Howland Owl; Churchy Lafemme
Synopsis
Howland pulling teeth on Churchy and on his own stuffed moose's head
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story, on inside front and back covers

Li'l Green Robin Hood (Table of Contents: 2)

Pogo / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pogo Possum; Albert Alligator; Howland Owl
Synopsis
A concoction of the stories of Robin Hood and William Tell, going off a tangent as Howland appears
Reprints

The Nesting Habits of the Horn Rimmed Bung Starter (Table of Contents: 3)

Howland and Churchy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Howland Owl; Churchy Lafemme; two boll weevils; Pop Rabbit and his troop of birdwatchers
Synopsis
Everybody losing their heads - more or less literally
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fine example of Walt Kelly nonsense storytelling

Who Do Th' Hoo Doo Do? (Table of Contents: 4)

Hoodoo Man / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly (spot illustrations)
Inks
Walt Kelly (spot illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Hoodoo Man
Reprints

How to Draw the Long Bow and Narrow (Table of Contents: 5)

Pogo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pogo Possum; Albert Alligator; Churchy Lafemme; Howland Owl (cameo)
Synopsis
Albert making Pogo's fishing rod into a bow and arrow
Reprints

Sick 'em Doc (Table of Contents: 6)

Howland and Churchy / comic story / 7.75 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Churchy Lafemme; Howland Owl; Albert Alligator; a bug
Synopsis
Howland and Churchy decide to go into the doctoring business, making customers sick with something they got a cure for
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A statement of ownership fills out the last page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Helen Meyer (signed)
Letters
typeset

Skull Skill (Table of Contents: 8)

Beauregard / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beauregard Bugleboy; Alabaster; Rackety Coon Chile; Grundoon; a ladybug child; Albert Alligator (cameo); Pogo Possum (cameo)
Synopsis
Beauregard finds a book on being a detective, and tries to unravel the mystery of the children's cowboy games
Reprints

[Farmer Albert] (Table of Contents: 9)

Albert / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Albert Alligator; crows
Synopsis
The crows steal Albert's seeds
Reprints

Indexer Notes

back cover, gag continued from front cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Pogo
  2. 1. [Dental Exam]
    Howland and Churchy
  3. 2. Li'l Green Robin Hood
    Pogo
  4. 3. The Nesting Habits of the Horn Rimmed Bung Starter
    Howland and Churchy
  5. 4. Who Do Th' Hoo Doo Do?
    Hoodoo Man
  6. 5. How to Draw the Long Bow and Narrow
    Pogo
  7. 6. Sick 'em Doc
    Howland and Churchy
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Skull Skill
    Beauregard
  10. 9. [Farmer Albert]
    Albert
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Claus Simonsen
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lee Randall (R.I.P.)
  • Lou Mougin