(January 1943)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Oskar Lebeck
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Format
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Andy Panda; Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy

["Parents! Give this welcome Christmas gift..."] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

[Wild Costumes and Fake Burglars] (Table of Contents: 2)

Andy Panda / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord DuBois
Pencils:
George Kerr
Inks:
George Kerr ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Andy Panda; Jimmy Coyle; Tooter Horn; Winkie Williams; Mr. Coyle; Grace Coyle; Tommy; Marion

Indexer Notes

DuBois script and Kerr art per info in Michael Barrier's book Funnybooks the Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books. Previous indexer credited Lea Bing on art.

[The Blueberry Patch] (Table of Contents: 3)

Oswald / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord DuBois
Pencils:
George Waiss
Inks:
George Waiss
Colors:
?
Letters:
George Waiss

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Oswald the Rabbit; Toby Bear; Maggie Lou; Hi-Yah

Indexer Notes

DuBois script per info in Michael Barrier's book Funnybooks the Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books.

[Christmas Presents] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Brownies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Justin Gruelle
Inks:
Justin Gruelle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Brownies; Tom; Anna

[Whose Gun?] (Table of Contents: 5)

Li'l Eight Ball / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gormley?
Inks:
Dan Gormley?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Li'l Eight Ball; W. Woodchuck; The Wolf

[A Trip in Time] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Twee Deedle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Johnny Gruelle?
Pencils:
Justin Gruelle
Inks:
Justin Gruelle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mr. Twee Deedle; Dicky, Dolly, and their dog, Micky; Old Father Time; Gnawbone

[Cricket Love] (Table of Contents: 7)

Billy and Bonny Bee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Thomas (signed)
Pencils:
Frank Thomas (signed)
Inks:
Frank Thomas (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Frank Thomas (signed)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Billy Bee; Bonny Bee; Clicky Cricket; Moth Empress

[Beef Bones] (Table of Contents: 8)

Raggedy Ann / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord DuBois
Pencils:
George Kerr
Inks:
George Kerr ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Raggedy Ann; Raggedy Andy; Percy Policeman; Marcella; The Loonies

Indexer Notes

DuBois script per info in Michael Barrier's book Funnybooks the Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books. Previous indexer credited Johnny Gruelle on script and Lea Bing on art.

The Paper Doll Boy (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Jonathan Joe; Jack-in-the-Box

On Cannibal Island (Table of Contents: 10)

Felix the Cat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Messmer
Pencils:
Otto Messmer
Inks:
Otto Messmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Otto Messmer

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Felix the Cat
Reprints:
  • 1940 newspaper strip reprints

["Fill in and mail these coupons..."] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

["This Christmas - - Give a Subscription to New Funnies..."] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Parents! Give this welcome Christmas gift..."]
  3. 2. [Wild Costumes and Fake Burglars]
    Andy Panda
  4. 3. [The Blueberry Patch]
    Oswald
  5. 4. [Christmas Presents]
    The Brownies
  6. 5. [Whose Gun?]
    Li'l Eight Ball
  7. 6. [A Trip in Time]
    Mr. Twee Deedle
  8. 7. [Cricket Love]
    Billy and Bonny Bee
  9. 8. [Beef Bones]
    Raggedy Ann
  10. 9. The Paper Doll Boy
  11. 10. On Cannibal Island
    Felix the Cat
  12. 11. ["Fill in and mail these coupons..."]
  13. 12. ["This Christmas - - Give a Subscription to New Funnies..."]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Claus Simonsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher