Dennis the Menace Giant #70 - Dennis the Menace Tangled Tales
(August 1969)

Hallden; Fawcett, 1958 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hallden
Brand
Fawcett
Editing
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Dennis the Menace Tangled Tales (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Giant; Genie; Little Match Girl
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Tangled Tales (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What kinda fertilizer did ya use on your beanstalk, Jack?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Jack; Hansel; Gretel; Tom Thumb; Little Red Riding Hood
Synopsis
Four single panels representing four of the issue's stories.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Dennis and the Beanstalk (Table of Contents: 2)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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Hi, Mr. Wilson--can I help ya?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; George Wilson; Martha Wilson; Alice Mitchell
Synopsis
After planting some beans, Dennis dreams that he climbs the beanstalk and befriends the giant at the top.
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Hansel and Gretel (Table of Contents: 3)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
And they lived happily ever after.
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Henry Mitchell; Dennis Mitchell; Hansel (in dream); Gretel (in dream); Little Bo Peep (in dream); Papa Bear (in dream); Mama Bear (in dream); Baby Bear (in dream); Robin Hood (in dream)
Synopsis
After Henry reads "Hansel and Gretel" to him, Dennis has a crazy dream that combines that story with various others.
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Tom Thumb & Dinky Dennis (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let me help you with that, Mom!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Margaret Wade (in dream); Ruff (in dream); Joey McDonald (in dream); Mrs. McDonald (in dream); George Wilson (in dream); Martha Wilson (in dream)
Synopsis
Dennis is frustrated with being little, so Alice tells him the story of Tom Thumb, and Dennis dreams that he's Tom's size.
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The Match Girl (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Matches! Please buy my matches!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Match Girl; Dennis Mitchell; Aladdin
Synopsis
Dennis meets the Little Match Girl and enlists Aladdin to help her out.
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Indexer Notes

Unlike the previous stories in the issue, this one is not presented as a dream.

Red Riding Hood (Table of Contents: 6)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello! Hi! Say--aren't you Little Red Riding Hood?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Little Red Riding Hood; The Wolf; Grandma
Synopsis
Dennis helps out Little Red Riding Hood and her grandmother.
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Indexer Notes

Like the previous story, this one is not presented as being a dream, though Dennis is aware that he's in a story and it ends with Red saying to her grandmother, "Maybe we just dreamed all this!"

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Dennis the Menace Tangled Tales
  2. 1. Tangled Tales
    Dennis the Menace
  3. 2. Dennis and the Beanstalk
    Dennis the Menace
  4. 3. Hansel and Gretel
    Dennis the Menace
  5. 4. Tom Thumb & Dinky Dennis
    Dennis the Menace
  6. 5. The Match Girl
    Dennis the Menace
  7. 6. Red Riding Hood
    Dennis the Menace
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Joey Beretta
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Andrew Krieg