(July-September 1953)

Dell, 1949 Series
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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
?

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

[Photo Finished] (Table of Contents: 1)

Churchy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Churchy Lafemme; a ground squirrel (?)
Synopsis
The squirrel is already behind the black drape of the camera
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story, on inside front cover

Thud and Blunder (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Beauregard Bugleboy; Albert Alligator; Miz Beaver; Bun Rabbit
Synopsis
Howland proclaims that a real comic book ought to have lots of blood, shooting and knife stabbing in it, but it all ends up in slapstick
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A Kelly commentary to the Kefauver hearings on comic book violence

Van Winkle, Van Blinkle and Van Nod (Table of Contents: 3)

Pogo / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Albert Alligator; Pogo Possum; a cricket; Mister Rackety Coon; Rackety Coon Chile; Miz Rackety Coon
Synopsis
Pogo sends Albert home to sleep in his own house, after Albert has spent the entire day at Pogo's
Reprints

Much Hoodoo About Nothin' (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

Nigh Noon or the Fiasco Kid Writhes Again (Table of Contents: 5)

Pogo / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Howland Owl; Churchy Lafemme; Albert Alligator; Pogo Possum; Beuaregard Bugleboy; Barnstable Bear; Rackety Coon Chile (cameo); Alabaster (cameo)
Synopsis
Howland decides that the swamp needs law and order, but Albert quickly takes on the job of being sheriff. Howland and Churchy dress as a villain and a damsel in distress, respectively, in order to put Albert's bravery to the test
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continuation of the previous story "Van Winkle, Van Blinkle and Van Nod" ... Albert referring to having a headache because of a fight with a tree, and Pogo telling that he had been locked out all night.

[Scrambled Frog] (Table of Contents: 6)

Bun Rabbit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bun Rabbit; a frog
Synopsis
Bun Rabbit juggles Easter eggs, but the frog gets in the way
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story, on inside back cover

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

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Pogo
  2. 1. [Photo Finished]
    Churchy
  3. 2. Thud and Blunder
    Howland and Churchy
  4. 3. Van Winkle, Van Blinkle and Van Nod
    Pogo
  5. 4. Much Hoodoo About Nothin'
    Hoodoo Man
  6. 5. Nigh Noon or the Fiasco Kid Writhes Again
    Pogo
  7. 6. [Scrambled Frog]
    Bun Rabbit
  8. 7. ["If you is surenuf Pogo fans"]
    Pogo
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