(October 1953)

Dell, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl (painting)
Inks:
Don MacLaughlin (painting)
Colors:
Don MacLaughlin (painting)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny
Keywords:
Halloween

The Pumpkin Hunt (Table of Contents: 1)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny (cameo); Elmer Fudd (cameo); Porky Pig (cameo); Petunia Pig (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. A story told in both text and images representing words.

["The Halloween party can start now...Bugsy's here! Heh, heh!"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B.B.H.P. #1-5310

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Sylvester; Elmer Fudd; Tweety
Synopsis:
Bugs and his friends are invited to a party by a Halloween witch who plans to turn them into jack-o-lantern pumpkins at the end of the party.

Let's Play Games! (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 3 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig

Indexer Notes

Various activities: How to make masks out of paper bags. A party game involving a jack-o-lantern with a lighted candle inside. A scrambled word puzzle. A code message to be solved using the names of images.

["It's getting dark...and it's kind of scarey and spooky..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

Porky Pig / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; unnamed ghost
Synopsis:
A lonely ghost decides to come and live with Porky.

["I been flying for miles... I think I rest awhile in that nest!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Tweety; Sylvester
Synopsis:
Tweety takes refuge in an eagle's nest, which happens to be near the place Sylvester's master has taken him camping.

["It's getting dark out, Mom! Is my Halloween costume ready yet?"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vivie Risto
Inks:
Vivie Risto
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Oliver Owl; Ozzie Ostrich
Synopsis:
Oliver tricks Henery into giving him his Halloween costume. Oliver then gets in trouble when he pretends to be Henery and scares the chickens.

The Masquerade Mystery (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Parts of a drawing to cut out and assemble.

Bugs Bunny Befuddlers (Table of Contents: 8)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Puzzles involving arithmetic.

["Ah-h! My pumpkin patch has come along beautifully!"] (Table of Contents: 9)

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:
Elmer reads a book on "How to Control Your Temper," not knowing that Daffy wrote it and sent it to him.

Pumpkin Pin-up Game (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny (cameo)

Indexer Notes

A "pin the tale on the donkey" type game using a jack-o-lantern.

Party Fun for Everyone (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

A rebus-based word game.

["Goodness! What's all this, Mary Jane?"] (Table of Contents: 12)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis:
Mary Jane and Sniffles visit Goblin Land on Halloween.

["Aye-yi-yi! What ess wrong? Thees horse want to buck me off.."] (Table of Contents: 13)

Little Pancho Vanilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Hooper
Inks:
Lee Hooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
Lee Hooper

Characters:
Pancho Vanilla; Señor Vanilla
Synopsis:
Señor Vanilla tries to train the "reech ranchero's" horse not to buck.

["We sure had a time at the Halloween dance last night, huh, Porky?"] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
Synopsis:
Bugs finds a fiddle that compels people to dance when it is played.

Bugs Bunny Crossword Capers (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Porky Pig; Sniffles

Indexer Notes

A crossword puzzle superimposed over a silhouette of Bugs' head.

["Are there any more nominations for president, girls?"] (Table of Contents: 16)

Petunia Pig / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Petunia Pig; Porky Pig
Synopsis:
Petunia campaigns to be elected president of the "Stitch & Chat Club," but ends up getting elected sheriff instead.

Indexer Notes

Story title is "Election" in Fallberg's notes

Pasture Pathfinding (Table of Contents: 17)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

A maze game.

["Woo! Woo! Hiya, chums! If this luscious setup is for ducks..."] (Table of Contents: 18)

Daffy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daffy Duck
Synopsis:
Daffy takes up residence in a rich man's mansion.

["Greetings, Henery! My, my! You don't expect that crate to fly..."] (Table of Contents: 19)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vivie Risto
Inks:
Vivie Risto
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivie Risto

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Oliver Owl
Synopsis:
Henery and Oliver have a kite-flying contest.

Surprised Party (Table of Contents: 20)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Connect the dots puzzle. Also answers for various activity pages in the issue.

[Halloween Pinup] (Table of Contents: 21)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl (painting)
Inks:
Don MacLaughlin (painting)
Colors:
Don MacLaughlin (painting)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Daffy Duck; Sylvester; Tweety
Synopsis:
Daffy, Porky, Bugs, and Petunia ride a flying broom in front of a full moon, while on the ground Tweety surprises Sylvester with a jack-o-lantern.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bugs Bunny
  2. 1. The Pumpkin Hunt
  3. 2. ["The Halloween party can start now...Bugsy's here! Heh, heh!"]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. Let's Play Games!
  5. 4. ["It's getting dark...and it's kind of scarey and spooky..."]
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. ["I been flying for miles... I think I rest awhile in that nest!"]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  7. 6. ["It's getting dark out, Mom! Is my Halloween costume ready yet?"]
    Henery Hawk
  8. 7. The Masquerade Mystery
  9. 8. Bugs Bunny Befuddlers
  10. 9. ["Ah-h! My pumpkin patch has come along beautifully!"]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  11. 10. Pumpkin Pin-up Game
  12. 11. Party Fun for Everyone
  13. 12. ["Goodness! What's all this, Mary Jane?"]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  14. 13. ["Aye-yi-yi! What ess wrong? Thees horse want to buck me off.."]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  15. 14. ["We sure had a time at the Halloween dance last night, huh, Porky?"]
    Bugs Bunny
  16. 15. Bugs Bunny Crossword Capers
  17. 16. ["Are there any more nominations for president, girls?"]
    Petunia Pig
  18. 17. Pasture Pathfinding
  19. 18. ["Woo! Woo! Hiya, chums! If this luscious setup is for ducks..."]
    Daffy
  20. 19. ["Greetings, Henery! My, my! You don't expect that crate to fly..."]
    Henery Hawk
  21. 20. Surprised Party
  22. 21. [Halloween Pinup]
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