Dennis the Menace Giant #6 - Dennis the Menace Giant Christmas Issue
(Winter 1958)

Hallden; Fawcett, 1958 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hallden Publications, Inc.
Brand
Hallden
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia: "DENNIS THE MENACE GIANT CHRISTMAS ISSUE No. 6, a magazine published and copyrighted 1958 by Hallden Publications, Inc., 163 Pratt Street, Meriden, Conn. All rights reserved. Names of all characters used in cartoons, stories and articles are fictitious. If the name of any living person or existing institution is used, it is a coincidence. Winter, 1958. PRINTED IN THE U.S.A."


Giant Christmas Issue (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell

[Christmas Cartoons] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Hank Ketcham
Pencils
Hank Ketcham
Inks
Hank Ketcham
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Reprints of 4 daily Dennis the Menace cartoons (Christmas themed).

Dennis Acts Up (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Tommy Anderson
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A different story with this same title appears in "Dennis the Menace" #66.

Shop-Pop-Popping! (Table of Contents: 3)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell
Reprints

Season's Greetings (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Ruff
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A different story with the same title appeared in "The Best of Dennis the Menace" #4. A third story with the same title appeared in "Dennis the Menace Giant" #51.

Dennis, the Party Smarty (Table of Contents: 5)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This takes place at Henry's office Christmas party. Henry works at "R.M. Hall Enterprises" (as in Hallden) and the party shot includes caricatures of some of the Hallden bullpen.

This One's "Snow" Trouble at All! (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A crossword puzzle.

Let's Decorate Your Windows! (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A windows stencils craft.

A Puppetale (Table of Contents: 8)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell (in puppet form); Alice Mitchell (in puppet form); Henry Mitchell (in puppet form)

Indexer Notes

Different stories with the same title appeared in "Dennis the Menace" #31 and "Dennis the Menace" #32. A line of Dennis the Menace hand puppets were available in toy stores at this time.

[Christmas Tree Puzzle] (Table of Contents: 9)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A crossword puzzle.

Coloring Time! (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Color a full page Dennis the Menace cartoon.

Save Our Santa (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Ruff; Margaret Wade; Joey McDonald; Henry Mitchell; George Wilson; Martha Wilson
Reprints

[Star Puzzle] (Table of Contents: 12)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A crossword puzzle.

Cut Out Santa and His Reindeer! (Table of Contents: 13)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A diorama craft.
Reprints

Young Michael - A Christmas Legend (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Reprints

[Wreath Puzzle] (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A crossword puzzle.

Colorin' Time (Table of Contents: 16)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Color a full page Dennis the Menace cartoon.

Santa's Village (Table of Contents: 17)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell
Reprints

[Chimney Puzzle] (Table of Contents: 18)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A word game puzzle.

[Dear Santa] (Table of Contents: 19)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dennis' letters to Santa were a semi annual event. A few additional letters were printed over the years.

Merry Christmas! (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
children; humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A different story with the same title appears in "Dennis the Menace Christmas Issue" [nn].

[Christmas Cartoons] (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Hank Ketcham
Pencils
Hank Ketcham
Inks
Hank Ketcham
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Reprints of 4 daily Dennis the Menace cartoons (Christmas themed).

Dennis the Menace Hand Puppets (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Giant Christmas Issue
    Dennis the Menace
  2. 1. [Christmas Cartoons]
    Dennis the Menace
  3. 2. Dennis Acts Up
    Dennis the Menace
  4. 3. Shop-Pop-Popping!
    Dennis the Menace
  5. 4. Season's Greetings
    Dennis the Menace
  6. 5. Dennis, the Party Smarty
    Dennis the Menace
  7. 6. This One's "Snow" Trouble at All!
  8. 7. Let's Decorate Your Windows!
  9. 8. A Puppetale
    Dennis the Menace
  10. 9. [Christmas Tree Puzzle]
  11. 10. Coloring Time!
  12. 11. Save Our Santa
    Dennis the Menace
  13. 12. [Star Puzzle]
  14. 13. Cut Out Santa and His Reindeer!
  15. 14. Young Michael - A Christmas Legend
  16. 15. [Wreath Puzzle]
  17. 16. Colorin' Time
  18. 17. Santa's Village
    Dennis the Menace
  19. 18. [Chimney Puzzle]
  20. 19. [Dear Santa]
    Dennis the Menace
  21. 20. Merry Christmas!
    Dennis the Menace
  22. 21. [Christmas Cartoons]
    Dennis the Menace
  23. 22. Dennis the Menace Hand Puppets
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Allen Ross
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