(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
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[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; humor
Characters
Bugs Bunny
Reprints
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.

[no title indexed] (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
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Halloween party can start now...Bugsy's here! Heh, heh!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
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.
Reprints

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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's getting dark...and it's kind of scarey and spooky...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; fantasy-supernatural; humor
Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; unnamed ghost
Synopsis
A lonely ghost decides to come and live with Porky.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I been flying for miles... I think I rest awhile in that nest!
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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Veve Risto
Inks
Veve Risto
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's getting dark out, Mom! Is my Halloween costume ready yet?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
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)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Puzzles involving arithmetic.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Daffy Duck; Elmer Fudd / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil De Lara
Inks
Phil De Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah-h! My pumpkin patch has come along beautifully!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Goodness! What's all this, Mary Jane?
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis
Mary Jane and Sniffles visit Goblin Land on Halloween.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aye-yi-yi! What ess wrong? Thees horse want to buck me off..
Genre
children
Characters
Pancho Vanilla; Señor Vanilla
Synopsis
Señor Vanilla tries to train the "reech ranchero's" horse not to buck.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We sure had a time at the Halloween dance last night, huh, Porky?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
Synopsis
Bugs finds a fiddle that compels people to dance when it is played.
Reprints

Bugs Bunny Crossword Capers (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Porky Pig; Sniffles

Indexer Notes

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

[Election] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are there any more nominations for president, girls?
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.
Reprints

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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Daffy Duck / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Woo! Woo! Hiya, chums! If this luscious setup is for ducks...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Daffy Duck
Synopsis
Daffy takes up residence in a rich man's mansion.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Veve Risto
Inks
Veve Risto
Colors
?
Letters
Veve Risto

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greetings, Henery! My, my! You don't expect that crate to fly...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
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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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!"]
    Daffy Duck; Elmer Fudd
  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. [Election]
    Petunia Pig
  18. 17. Pasture Pathfinding
  19. 18. ["Woo! Woo! Hiya, chums! If this luscious setup is for ducks..."]
    Daffy Duck
  20. 19. ["Greetings, Henery! My, my! You don't expect that crate to fly..."]
    Henery Hawk
  21. 20. Surprised Party
  22. 21. [Halloween Pinup]
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Lou Mougin (R.I.P.)
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)