(April 1942)

Dell, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1942-03-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
L & M Comics
Editing
Eleanor Packer
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd

Indexer Notes

War theme: Elmer in army uniform

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Porky's Pencil Fun / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Porky Pig; Elmer Fudd; Bugs Bunny

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Printed in black and red.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Porky Pig / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
E-experienced radio news-caster wanted. Must speak distinctly.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; a gorilla

The Great Cookie Robbery (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mary Jane; Mary Jane's mother; Sniffles; Dirty-Dog

[Sky Riders] (Table of Contents: 4)

Porky, Petunia and Elmer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Elmer Fudd; a flock of baby chicks

Indexer Notes

The count of the baby chicks is very inconsistent. Most frames feature four chicks, but from three to six can be seen from time to time.

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

Elmer and Bugs Bunny / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you fond of rabbits?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd

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

Pat, Patsy and Pete / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stay on the bridal path and don't go beyond Neptune's domain ...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Pat; Patsy; Pete; underwater pirates; King Neptune

The Secret Six and the Secret Code (Table of Contents: 7)

The Secret Six / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hal Bittner [as HalBit] (signed) (spot illustrations)
Inks
Hal Bittner [as HalBit] (signed) (spot illustrations)
Colors
? (spot illustrations)
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Bugs Bunny; Daffy Duck; Sniffles; Blabbermouse

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Chester Turtle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Keep your eye on the children while I'm downtown, Chester ...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chester Turtle; Chester's wife; Chester's four kids

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

The Robin Family / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Kerr
Inks
George Kerr
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Apartment hunting is so exciting!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mr. Robin; Mrs. Robin

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Porky's Hollywood Sketch book / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (spot illustrations)
Inks
? (spot illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Porky Pig; Clark Gable; Joan Carroll; Penny Singleton; Mortimer Snerd; Jane Withers; Bob Hope; Roddy McDowall; Betty Grable; Judy Garland; Daffy Duck

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Believe it or not, folks, I was a super rabbit ...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bugs Bunny; Petunia Pig (cameo); Porky Pig (cameo); Elmer Fudd (cameo)

Indexer Notes

War reference (anti-aircraft guns in action)

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

Porky's Pencil Fun / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Porky Pig; Sniffles; Petunia Pig

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover. Printed in black and red.

[Now You Can Subscribe to Looney Tunes Merrie Melodies] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Porky's Pencil Fun
  3. 2. ["E-experienced radio news-caster wanted. Must speak distinctly."]
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. The Great Cookie Robbery
    Sniffles and Mary Jane
  5. 4. [Sky Riders]
    Porky, Petunia and Elmer
  6. 5. ["Are you fond of rabbits?"]
    Elmer and Bugs Bunny
  7. 6. ["Stay on the bridal path and don't go beyond Neptune's domain ..."]
    Pat, Patsy and Pete
  8. 7. The Secret Six and the Secret Code
    The Secret Six
  9. 8. ["Keep your eye on the children while I'm downtown, Chester ..."]
    Chester Turtle
  10. 9. ["Apartment hunting is so exciting!"]
    The Robin Family
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Porky's Hollywood Sketch book
  12. 11. ["Believe it or not, folks, I was a super rabbit ..."]
    Bugs Bunny
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Porky's Pencil Fun
  14. 13. [Now You Can Subscribe to Looney Tunes Merrie Melodies]
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