Dennis the Menace Giant #60 - Dennis the Menace in Hollywood
(Fall 1968)

Hallden; Fawcett, 1958 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
On-sale date
1968
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Al Wiseman
Inks
Al Wiseman
Colors
?
Letters
? (title)

Genre
humor
Characters
Dennis Mitchell
Reprints

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

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell
Reprints
  • from Dennis the Menace daily (The Post-Hall Syndicate, Inc.) 195X-XX-XX - 196X-XX-XX ?

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

It All Began When.... (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; R.M. Hall
Synopsis
Mr. Hall sends Henry Mitchell and family to Hollywood to oversee production of a film being made for the company.
Reprints

"Movie-Groovy" Starring Dennis Mitchell (Table of Contents: 3)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Bob Goodfreed; Rin Tin Tin
Synopsis
Henry Mitchell meets Bob Goodfreed, who is to work with him on the film; meanwhile Dennis causes a stir on the movie lot.
Reprints
Keywords
Columbia Ranch

"Alice in Glamourland" with a Selected Short Subject (Table of Contents: 4)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Santa Claus; Hari Slater
Synopsis
Alice takes Dennis for a visit to Hollywood.
Reprints
Keywords
Boris Karloff; Brown Derby restaurant; Charlie McCarthy; Edgar Bergen; Grauman's Chinese Theater; Hollywood and Vine; Jimmy Durante; Joan Crawford; Joe E. Brown; Ray Milland; Roy Rogers; Shirley Temple; The Three Stooges; Trigger

Indexer Notes

On a movie theatre poster appear the names: Bruce Ariss; Tamma Smith; Arch Garner; Fred Toole; Al Wiseman and Hank Ketcham. Publisher Harry Slater also appears as the character Hari Slater.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Ruff
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Rin Tin Tin; Jack Benny (silhouette); Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell
Synopsis
Dennis writes a letter to Ruff.
Reprints
Keywords
Capitol Records Building; Farmers Market; Hollywood Bowl; Jack Benny; La Brea Tar Pits; smog

Time Out for Marineland (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Bubbles the Whale
Synopsis
The Mitchells visit Marineland of the Pacific.
Reprints
Keywords
dolphin; piranha

Father's Always Right (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Mr. Younger [as Jim Anderson]; Lauren Chapin [as Kathy Anderson]; Herb Wallerstein (assistant director).
Synopsis
The Mitchells visit the set of 'Father Knows Best', a popular television show of the 1950s.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

References to Robert Young and "Father Knows Best" were changed in this reprinting.

Still Pics Plug Flicks (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Mr. Butler; Miss Dilworth
Synopsis
The Mitchells tour the Stills Department at Columbia Pictures.
Reprints
Keywords
dark room; parrot

Indexer Notes

Original version has Gary Cooper and Rita Hayworth appearing in the movie "They Came to Cordura", a 1959 Columbia release. This reprint has Mr. Butler and Miss Dilworth in the movie "Ten Tall Troopers".

But All Good Things Must End, So.... (Table of Contents: 9)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Bob Goodfreed
Synopsis
Dennis wants to see the film that his father was working on while on the trip.
Reprints
Keywords
Ambassador Hotel; Los Angeles International Airport

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

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Dennis the Menace daily (The Post-Hall Syndicate, Inc.) 195X-XX-XX - 196X-XX-XX ?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

More Dennis the Menace Specials! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dennis the Menace
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Dennis the Menace
  3. 2. It All Began When....
    Dennis the Menace
  4. 3. "Movie-Groovy" Starring Dennis Mitchell
    Dennis the Menace
  5. 4. "Alice in Glamourland" with a Selected Short Subject
    Dennis the Menace
  6. 5. ["Dear Ruff"]
    Dennis the Menace
  7. 6. Time Out for Marineland
    Dennis the Menace
  8. 7. Father's Always Right
    Dennis the Menace
  9. 8. Still Pics Plug Flicks
    Dennis the Menace
  10. 9. But All Good Things Must End, So....
    Dennis the Menace
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Dennis the Menace
  12. 11. More Dennis the Menace Specials!
    Dennis the Menace
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