Four Color #1114 - The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
(July 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Movie Classic
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, No. 1114."
Code number is H.FINN.O.S. #1114-607.
Copyright 1960 by Loew's Incorporated. Based on the 1960 movie "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn."
"Movie Classic" on cover.


The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Colors
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
historical
Characters
Huckleberry Finn (photo of Eddie Hodges); Jim (photo of Archie Moore)

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
historical
Characters
Huckleberry Finn (photo of Eddie Hodges); Jim (photo of Archie Moore); Widow Douglas (photo of Josephine Hutchinson); The King of France (photo of Tony Randall); The Duke (photo of Mickey Shaughnessy); Mr. Carmody (photo of Andy Devine)
Synopsis
Preview of the story.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Five photos from the movie plus partial cast list.

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Twain (original novel); James Lee (screenplay); ? (comic adaptation)
Pencils
John Ushler
Inks
John Ushler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Huckleberry Finn; Pap Finn; Jim; the Widow Douglas; The King of France; The Duke; Mr. Carmody
Synopsis
Huck Finn leaves his abusive father to run away on a raft on the Mississippi River, where he meets up with Jim, a runaway slave. The pair are coerced into helping a pair of conmen with a swindle, then escape by disguising themselves as part of a traveling carnival.

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the 1960 M-G-M movie "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," which was based on the 1884 novel of the same name by Mark Twain. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Mark Twain (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Ushler
Inks
John Ushler
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Mark Twain
Synopsis
Biography of Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens).

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Map] (Table of Contents: 4)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Ushler
Inks
John Ushler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Huckleberry Finn; Jim; Pap Finn; the Widow Douglas; The King of France; The Duke

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated map showing the area where the story takes place. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  2. 1. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  3. 2. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  4. 3. Mark Twain
  5. 4. [Map]
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