Dell Giant #44 - Around the World with Huckleberry and His Friends
(July 1961)

Dell, 1959 Series
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Price
0.25 USD; 0.25 CAD
Pages
84
On-sale Date
1961-05-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Giant
Editing
Chase Craig (editor)

Issue Notes

Cover title and indicia title is "Around the World with Huckleberry and His Friends." Code number is AROUND T.W.W. HUCK + F.A. #44-617. On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date. Printed in the U.S.A.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Huckleberry Hound and Friends / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
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Colors
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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound; Yogi Bear
Keywords
flying carpet; magic carpet; TV cartoon

Algeria!; Italy! (Table of Contents: 1)

Huckleberry Hound World Traveler / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Pete Alvarado ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tell me, sir, what was your reason for joining the French Foreign Legion?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound
Synopsis
Two half-page gags: Algeria features French Foreign Legion (Legionnaire joined to forget, but forgets too much); Italy features Leaning Tower of Pisa (Huck is leaning too).
Keywords
Algeria; French Foreign Legion; Italy; Leaning Tower of Pisa; TV cartoon

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover.

Africa! (Table of Contents: 2)

Huckleberry Hound / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg; ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Adios, you all!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound; Manley; Pebblestone; Pierre (parrot); elephant
Synopsis
Huck helps Manley find Pebblestone, then helps Pebblestone find his runaway parrot.
Keywords
Africa; elephant; lion; parrot; rhinoceros; TV cartoon

Indexer Notes

Only the splash page art by Harvey Eisenberg.

Switzerland (Table of Contents: 3)

Pixie, Dixie and Mr. Jinks / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
Pete Alvarado
Colors
?
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?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In a quaint Swiss village in a quaint little old hotel, a quaint pussycat blinks unbelievingly from bed...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pixie; Dixie; Mr. Jinks
Synopsis
Jinks tries to ditch the mice in the Alps, but they then have to rescue him from the mountain.
Keywords
Alps; Switzerland; TV cartoon

Australia (Table of Contents: 4)

Yakky Doodle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
Pete Alvarado
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brrrr!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Yakky Doodle; platypus; kangaroos; opossum; mailman
Synopsis
Yakky seeks a cozy place in Australia.
Reprints
Keywords
Australia; kangaroo; TV cartoon

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Yakky Doodle.

Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy Visit Ireland (Table of Contents: 5)

Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ireland, o, son of mine, is known as the Emerald Isle!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Augie Doggie; Doggie Daddy; Shamus (leprechaun); Paddy (leprechaun)
Synopsis
Leprechauns try to convince Doggy Daddy that they exist.
Keywords
Ireland; leprechaun; TV cartoon

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit from Karl Wilcox; previous indexer credited Pete Alvarado.

Yogi Bear Visits Egypt (Table of Contents: 6)

Yogi Bear / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lynn Karp
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Job Number
#44-617(33)
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, here we are in Cairo, the capital of Egypt, Yogi!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Yogi Bear; Boo Boo Bear; Ahmo (introduction, villain)
Synopsis
A con man tricks Yogi into buying a pyramid, which turns out to be very valuable.
Keywords
Egypt; pyramid; TV cartoon

Spain (Table of Contents: 7)

Snagglepuss / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
Pete Alvarado
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, here I am in Madrid, the capital of romantic Spain, where the strumming of guitars and the rhythm of the castanets fills the brisk air with excitement!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Snagglepuss; Bandero (bull); Estelitta (Bandero's girl friend); Bernard (bull)
Synopsis
Snagglepuss becomes a matador in order to help cowardly Bandero put on a good show and impress Estelitta. But Bandero beats Bernard so badly that Estelitta turns on him, after which he turns on Snagglepuss.
Keywords
Bull fight; matador; Spain; TV cartoon

Indexer Notes

Second appearance of Snagglepuss.

England (Table of Contents: 8)

Snooper and Blabber / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Job Number
#44-617(45)
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, Snoop... I expected jolly old England to be in color, didn't you?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Snooper; Blabbermouse; bobbies; The Monster of Upton Castle (introduction); Lord Upton; James (butler)
Synopsis
Snooper and Blabber mollify a monster by turning the moat into tea.
Keywords
London; monster; TV cartoon

Italy (Table of Contents: 9)

Hokey and Ding-a-ling / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
Pete Alvarado
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There it is, Ding-a-Ling
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Hokey Wolf; Ding-A-Ling; Luigi; spaghetti chopper
Synopsis
Hokey and Ding-a-Ling catch the mad spaghetti chopper, so everyone can eat normal spaghetti again.
Keywords
TV cartoon; Venice

Indexer Notes

Second appearance of Hokey Wolf.

The Sahara Desert (Table of Contents: 10)

Quick Draw McGraw / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Quick Draw has pledged himself to clean-up the Sahara Desert camel rustling gang...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; western-frontier
Characters
Quick Draw McGraw; Baba Looey; robber; camel rustler; Foreign Legionnaire
Synopsis
Twin robbers cause trouble and danger in the desert, but Quick Draw and Baba Looey outfox them.
Keywords
Sahara Desert; TV cartoon; twins

Huck's Globe-gathering Souvenir Stumper (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you name the thirteen different countries or places Huckleberry has been by identifying the various souvenir items he is wearing or has with him?
Characters
Huckleberry Hound

Boo Boo's Favorite Gift (Table of Contents: 12)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yogi is just returning from a world flight, and he's bringing his buddy Boo Boo a special present.
Characters
Yogi Bear; Boo Boo Bear

Yogi's Stratosphere Surprise (Table of Contents: 13)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
There was a sight way up on high, that caught this world traveler's wary wye.
Characters
Yogi Bear
Keywords
Connect the dots

Professor Jinksy's Global Crossword (Table of Contents: 14)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Each numbered picture should suggest a well-known country in the world.
Characters
Pixie; Dixie; Mr. Jinks

Name the Countries Animal Puzzle (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, you globe gallopers!...
Characters
Yogi Bear

What Country Is This? (Table of Contents: 16)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You'll never guess which country Huckleberry just visited unless you shade in the first letter of the native land of each of the figures shown below.
Characters
Huckleberry Hound

Boo Boo's 'Mazing Tour (Table of Contents: 17)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boo Boo wants to fly over Siam (also known as Thailand).
Characters
Boo Boo Bear

Hats of the World Joke Bamboozler (Table of Contents: 18)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
This happy group has just read a historical marker, and they have a real laugheroo for you to unscramble.
Characters
Yogi Bear; Boo Boo Bear; Mr. Jinks

Africa!; Scotland! (Table of Contents: 19)

Huckleberry Hound World Traveler / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
This African plain makes me feel awfully uneasy!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound
Synopsis
Two half-page gags: One about a near-sighted rhinoceros in Africa; the other about using bagpipes to fill auto tires in Scotland.
Keywords
Africa; bagpipes; eyeglasses; kilts; rhinoceros; Scotland; TV cartoon

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside back cover.

Around the World with Huckleberry and His Friends (Table of Contents: 20)

Huckleberry Hound / activity / 1 page (report information)

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typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's a brand-new game in which each and every one of you globe-trotters can have some real traveling fun.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound; Pixie; Dixie; Mr. Jinks; Yogi Bear; Boo Boo

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Game where the players write the names of as many countries as they can in three minutes. Text and two illustrations.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Huckleberry Hound and Friends
  2. 1. Algeria!; Italy!
    Huckleberry Hound World Traveler
  3. 2. Africa!
    Huckleberry Hound
  4. 3. Switzerland
    Pixie, Dixie and Mr. Jinks
  5. 4. Australia
    Yakky Doodle
  6. 5. Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy Visit Ireland
    Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy
  7. 6. Yogi Bear Visits Egypt
    Yogi Bear
  8. 7. Spain
    Snagglepuss
  9. 8. England
    Snooper and Blabber
  10. 9. Italy
    Hokey and Ding-a-ling
  11. 10. The Sahara Desert
    Quick Draw McGraw
  12. 11. Huck's Globe-gathering Souvenir Stumper
  13. 12. Boo Boo's Favorite Gift
  14. 13. Yogi's Stratosphere Surprise
  15. 14. Professor Jinksy's Global Crossword
  16. 15. Name the Countries Animal Puzzle
  17. 16. What Country Is This?
  18. 17. Boo Boo's 'Mazing Tour
  19. 18. Hats of the World Joke Bamboozler
  20. 19. Africa!; Scotland!
    Huckleberry Hound World Traveler
  21. 20. Around the World with Huckleberry and His Friends
    Huckleberry Hound
This issue was most recently modified by:
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