(October 1970)

Hallden; Fawcett, 1969 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
196
Indicia Frequency
four times a year, in January, April, July, and October
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hallden
Brand
Fawcett
Editing
?
Color
Color cover; color interior
Dimensions
digest
Paper Stock
cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Christmas Cheers! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Santa Claus

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Jingle Bells Jingle Bells (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, it sure is keen how they make music with them bells, huh?
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Tommy Anderson; Margaret Wade; Joey McDonald; Mrs. Wade; Mr. Martin; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Mrs. Anderson; Mr. Anderson; Joe McDonald; Mrs. McDonald
Synopsis
After the kids watch a group playing Christmas carols with bells, they try to reproduce the sound.
Reprints

Hide and Seek (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't wanna go to bed!!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Ruff
Synopsis
Henry and Alice think they've found the perfect places to hide Dennis' Christmas presents.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title is shown as "Hide and Peek," with the 'P' crossed out and an 'S' drawn next to it.

Window Wonderland (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, honey! Hi!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Dennis Mitchell; George Wilson
Synopsis
Henry puts cellophane letters on the front window for Christmas. Dennis helps.
Reprints

Season's Greetings (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Mom! Writin' letters?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Ruff; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell
Synopsis
Dennis tries to help his parents get their Christmas cards out.
Reprints

Dennis, the Party Smarty (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I like Dad's office...it's lotsa fun!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; R.M. Hall; Pierre
Synopsis
Alice and Dennis stop by Henry's office and find a Christmas party in progress.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Santa: Every year I write to you for stuff and I never get it!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell
Synopsis
A letter to Santa, as lettered and illustrated by Dennis, in which Dennis offers Santa a deal.
Reprints

A Christmas Carol (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 11 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here is the most famous and best-loved story ever written about Christmas.
Genre
drama; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ebenezer Scrooge; Bob Cratchit; Fred; ghost of Jacob Marley (dream); Ghost of Christmas Past (dream); Fan Scrooge (dream); Ghost of Christmas Present (dream); Tiny Tim Cratchit (dream); Mrs. Cratchit (dream); Ghost of Christmas to Come (dream)
Synopsis
Retelling of the Dickens story.
Reprints

Shop-Pop-Popping! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
See ya later, folks!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell
Synopsis
Dennis goes into Dolman's Department Store by himself to do his Christmas shopping.
Reprints

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Mom! I'm makin' my own Christmas cards! Wanna see 'em?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Ruff; Margaret Wade; Martha Wilson; George Wilson; Punky
Synopsis
Nine Christmas cards custom-made by Dennis for different characters, introduced by rhymes.
Reprints

The Stories Behind the Christmas Carols (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The very first Christmas carol ever heard in the world astonished the shepherds in the snowy fields near Bethlehem...
Genre
non-fiction; religious
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Background information on twelve Christmas carols.

sHopping Around (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The little girl is going to Dolman's Department Store.
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Margaret Wade; Mrs. Wade; Dennis Mitchell; Joey McDonald
Synopsis
Dennis and Joey tag along when Margaret's mother sends her to the store in a taxi.
Reprints

I'm Dreaming of a Nice Christmas (Table of Contents: 13)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dennis! You're supposed to be asleep!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Santa Claus (in dream); George Wilson (in dream); Jumbo (in dream); Jack (in dream); Neptune (in dream)
Synopsis
Dennis dreams that he gets the Christmas presents that he always asks Santa for (pony, elephant, submarine) but things don't go well.
Reprints

The Juggler Boy (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald ?
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is a Christmas tale from France--
Genre
drama; children; religious
Synopsis
Illustrated Christmas story in verse about a juggling orphan boy.
Reprints

Ding Dong Dennis (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you guys whisperin' about?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Joey McDonald; Mrs. McDonald
Synopsis
Dennis and Joey take a ride on the Santa Claus Special train.
Reprints

12 Days of Christmas (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Read me a story 'bout Christmas, Mom!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell
Synopsis
Dennis has a dream about the twelve days of Christmas.
Reprints

The Christmas Treetment (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, dear! Did you get us a nice tree?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Dennis Mitchell
Synopsis
Dennis goes with Henry to cut down their own Christmas tree.
Reprints

Christmas Tree Crossword (Table of Contents: 18)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Crossword puzzle.
Title from table of contents.

Santa and Sleigh Crossword (Table of Contents: 19)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; ?

Characters
Santa Claus
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Crossword puzzle.
Title from table of contents.

The Three Birds of King Herod (Table of Contents: 20)

text story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
King Herod, as you may have heard,
Genre
religious
Characters
Jesus; Mary; Dove; Quail; Lark
Synopsis
A lark saves Mary and baby Jesus from King Herod's soldiers.
Reprints

$anta'$ $urpri$e! (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Fred Toole
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can I have a piece of paper, Dad?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; J.B. Harcus; Dave; Ruff
Synopsis
Dennis orders a helicopter, a submarine, an elephant, and a pony from the Dieman-Harcus catalog.
Reprints

Feliz Navidad! (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Huh?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Manuel; Maria; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell
Synopsis
Dennis joins in on a Mexican family's Christmas traditions.
Reprints

Merry Christmas! (Table of Contents: 23)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Merry Christmas, dear!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Dennis Mitchell; Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Ruff
Synopsis
On Christmas morning a pony is mistakenly delivered to the Mitchells.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Christmas Cheers!
    Dennis the Menace
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Jingle Bells Jingle Bells
    Dennis the Menace
  4. 3. Hide and Seek
    Dennis the Menace
  5. 4. Window Wonderland
    Dennis the Menace
  6. 5. Season's Greetings
    Dennis the Menace
  7. 6. Dennis, the Party Smarty
    Dennis the Menace
  8. 7. ["Dear Santa: Every year I write to you for stuff and I never get it!"]
    Dennis the Menace
  9. 8. A Christmas Carol
  10. 9. Shop-Pop-Popping!
    Dennis the Menace
  11. 10. ["Hi, Mom! I'm makin' my own Christmas cards! Wanna see 'em?"]
    Dennis the Menace
  12. 11. The Stories Behind the Christmas Carols
  13. 12. sHopping Around
    Dennis the Menace
  14. 13. I'm Dreaming of a Nice Christmas
    Dennis the Menace
  15. 14. The Juggler Boy
  16. 15. Ding Dong Dennis
    Dennis the Menace
  17. 16. 12 Days of Christmas
    Dennis the Menace
  18. 17. The Christmas Treetment
    Dennis the Menace
  19. 18. Christmas Tree Crossword
  20. 19. Santa and Sleigh Crossword
  21. 20. The Three Birds of King Herod
  22. 21. $anta'$ $urpri$e!
    Dennis the Menace
  23. 22. Feliz Navidad!
    Dennis the Menace
  24. 23. Merry Christmas!
    Dennis the Menace
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Per Sandell
  • Joey Beretta