Dennis the Menace Giant #53 - Dennis the Menace Spring Special
(Spring 1968)

Hallden; Fawcett, 1958 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
Fawcett
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 title is "Dennis the Menace Spring Special".


Dennis the Menace Spring Special! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; George Wilson; Ruff
Reprints

Spring (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Hank Ketcham
Pencils
Hank Ketcham
Inks
Hank Ketcham
Letters
Hank Ketcham

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't know if I feel well or not. Is this the day I go to dancing school or the day we go on the picnic?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Margaret Wade; Tommy Anderson
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints of 4 daily Dennis the Menace cartoons.
Inside front cover.

A Spring-Ding (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Joey! Isn't this great?!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Joey McDonald; Margaret Wade; George Wilson; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell
Synopsis
Dennis explains spring to Joey, who doesn't like it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

1 page has been edited in this reprint.

Rocky Going (Table of Contents: 3)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wish we could think of something different for this corner.
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Pete; Dave; Tommy Anderson; George Wilson; Martha Wilson
Synopsis
Alice and Henry decide to put in a rock garden.
Reprints

Havin' a Ball! (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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Make 'im hit it, Tommy!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Margaret Wade; Tommy Anderson; Henry Mitchell
Synopsis
Margaret irritates Dennis and his friends by asking a lot of questions about their baseball game.
Reprints

Kite-Kapades (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at all those kids flying kites, Dad!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; George Wilson
Synopsis
Henry and Dennis make a kite for the Kite Festival.
Reprints

Getting in the Act (Table of Contents: 6)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! I wonder what ol' Margaret is all dressed up for?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Margaret Wade; Tommy Anderson; Joey McDonald
Synopsis
Margaret tells the boys the story of Sleeping Beauty.
Reprints

Jokes (Table of Contents: 7)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Mom! I got a riddle for ya!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; George Wilson
Synopsis
Dennis telling a riddle eventually leads to Henry making a boomerang.
Reprints

Attic Antics (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yoo-hoo! Anybody home?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; George Wilson; Martha Wilson
Synopsis
Dennis helps Mr. Wilson clean out his attic.
Reprints

Spring (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Hank Ketcham
Pencils
Hank Ketcham
Inks
Hank Ketcham
Letters
Hank Ketcham

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gimme five cents worth of whatever that main smell is!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Ruff
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints of 4 daily Dennis the Menace cartoons.
Inside back cover.

Everything's Rosy (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Joey...wanna hear a funny joke?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Joey McDonald
Synopsis
Dennis tells Joey a joke.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Dennis the Menace Spring Special!
    Dennis the Menace
  2. 1. Spring
    Dennis the Menace
  3. 2. A Spring-Ding
    Dennis the Menace
  4. 3. Rocky Going
    Dennis the Menace
  5. 4. Havin' a Ball!
    Dennis the Menace
  6. 5. Kite-Kapades
    Dennis the Menace
  7. 6. Getting in the Act
    Dennis the Menace
  8. 7. Jokes
    Dennis the Menace
  9. 8. Attic Antics
    Dennis the Menace
  10. 9. Spring
    Dennis the Menace
  11. 10. Everything's Rosy
    Dennis the Menace
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Allen Ross
  • Joey Beretta
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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