(January 1961)

Hallden; Fawcett, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1960-11-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Hallden Division of Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Hallden Fawcett
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dennis the Menace / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell
Reprints:
Keywords:
goal tender; ice hockey; puck

Jay North Helps Santa! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Cookie Jar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Dennis Mitchell (photograph of Jay North)
Synopsis:
"Jay North Helps Santa" - A short article about TV's Dennis appearing in a Thanksgiving parade.
Keywords:
Gimbels Toyland; TV Guide

Indexer Notes

Thanksgiving Day parade at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on November 24, 1960.

Christmas Tree Trickery (Table of Contents: 2)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Margaret Wade; Alice Mitchell; Ruff (cameo)
Synopsis:
Henry and Dennis (uninvited) go shopping for a Christmas tree.
Reprints:
Keywords:
mistletoe

["Hello, Children! Been ice skating, I see."] (Table of Contents: 3)

A Grampa Story / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Grampa [Stephen]; Granma
Synopsis:
Grampa tells some tall tales about winter sports.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ice hockey; ice skating; skiing

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

Day by Day with Dennis / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Ketcham
Pencils:
Hank Ketcham
Inks:
Hank Ketcham
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell
Reprints:
  • from Dennis the Menace daily (The Post-Hall Syndicate, Inc.) 195X-XX-XX - 1960-XX-XX ?

Indexer Notes

One cartoon for each day of the week.

Rocky Hockey or Puck Luck! (Table of Contents: 5)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Eddie
Synopsis:
Dennis gets a lesson in playing ice hockey.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ice hockey; puck

The Treasure of Time (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1.87 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Jimmy Powers; Jimmy's dad; Mr. Kilgrew
Synopsis:
An old gold prospector leaves Jimmy a watch and a letter for his grandson with clues to his buried gold.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Shares second page with statement of ownership.

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

statement of ownership / 0.13 page (report information)

Script:
Gordon W. Fawcett
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

From the statement: published 8 times a year (which conflicts with the indicia that has "bi-monthly" in every issue); editor, none; managing editor, none; average number of copies sold during the previous 12 months was 868,699. Statement sworn to on September 30, 1960 by Gordon W. Fawcett, business manager; Lillian M. Klein, notary public.

'Twas Several Days Before Christmas (Table of Contents: 8)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell; Martha Wilson; George Wilson; Alice Mitchell
Synopsis:
The Wilsons celebrate Christmas early and Dennis helps them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title panel shows "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" with "the Night" crossed out and Dennis holding a banner that has "Several Days" on it.

Dennis Helps Crusade! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Cookie Jar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hank Ketcham ?
Inks:
Hank Ketcham ?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Characters:
Dennis Mitchell
Synopsis:
"Dennis Helps Crusade" - A short article on the United Bay Area Crusade.

Indexer Notes

Features an illustration used by the Community Chest of San Francisco, California for fund raising.

The Fall Guy (Table of Contents: 10)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Toole
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dennis Mitchell; Joey McDonald
Synopsis:
Dennis explains to Joey the names of the four seasons.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dennis the Menace
  2. 1. Jay North Helps Santa!
    The Cookie Jar
  3. 2. Christmas Tree Trickery
    Dennis the Menace
  4. 3. ["Hello, Children! Been ice skating, I see."]
    A Grampa Story
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Day by Day with Dennis
  6. 5. Rocky Hockey or Puck Luck!
    Dennis the Menace
  7. 6. The Treasure of Time
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. 'Twas Several Days Before Christmas
    Dennis the Menace
  10. 9. Dennis Helps Crusade!
    The Cookie Jar
  11. 10. The Fall Guy
    Dennis the Menace
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  • Bill Devine
  • Per Sandell
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