Dell Giant #45 - Nancy and Sluggo Summer Camp
(August 1961)

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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
80
On-sale Date
1961-06-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Giant
Editing
Chase Craig

Issue Notes

Nancy and Sluggo Summer Camp
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.

Nancy and Sluggo Summer Camp (Table of Contents)

Nancy and Sluggo / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Sluggo; Pee Wee
Keywords
camping; cooking; frankfurters; picnic baskets; tents

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

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Inside front cover.

Helping Hand (Table of Contents: 2)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Lana; Rosie; Pee Wee; Fritzi; Harold
Synopsis
Nancy overpacks for summer camp.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

Good Deed (Table of Contents: 3)

Sluggo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Mr. McOnion (villain); Nancy; Sluggo; Rosie; Martha McOnion
Synopsis
Sluggo tries to fix the step on Mr. McOnion's front porch.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

Camp Fafamama (Table of Contents: 4)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Rosie; Mr. Simply; Laura; Murray; Oona
Synopsis
Nancy arrives at summer camp to find the lump in her bed has grown bigger since last year.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

The Hungry Fish (Table of Contents: 5)

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McOnion's Treat (Table of Contents: 6)

Sluggo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Mr. McOnion (villain); Sluggo; Martha McOnion
Synopsis
Mr. McOnion decides to send Sluggo to summer camp to get rid of him for the summer.

Who Gets the Cake? (Table of Contents: 7)

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Tussle With Tweak (Table of Contents: 8)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Tweak (villain); Knuckleknob (villain); Nancy; Rosie; Laura
Synopsis
Nancy teaches the camp bully a lesson.
Keywords
archery

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

Midnight Ride (Table of Contents: 9)

Sluggo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Mr. McOnion (villain); Sluggo; Martha McOnion
Synopsis
Mr. McOnion captures Sluggo in the middle of the night.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

The Mystery Guest (Table of Contents: 10)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Mr. Simply; Sluggo
Synopsis
Sluggo arrives at summer camp.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

The Angry Honey Bees (Table of Contents: 11)

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Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

Social Climbers (Table of Contents: 12)

Rollo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Sluggo; Rollo Haveall; Mulch
Synopsis
Sluggo becomes Rollo's servant.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

Private Treat (Table of Contents: 13)

Nancy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy
Keywords
pantomime story; wordless story

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

Canoe Race (Table of Contents: 14)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Tweak (villain); Knuckleknob (villain); Sluggo; Mr. Simply; Nancy; Rosie
Synopsis
Tweak and Knuckleknob challenge the girls to a race across the lake and back in canoes.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

Scavenger Hunt (Table of Contents: 15)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Laura; Bob; Nancy; Rosie; Pee Wee
Synopsis
The kids go on a scavenger hunt.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

The Yoyo-Go-Round (Table of Contents: 16)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Oona Goosepimple; Yoyos (first appearance; villain); Nancy
Synopsis
Nancy follows Oona thru a magic suitcase into the land of the Yoyos and is turned in to a horse.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

Totem Carver (Table of Contents: 17)

Sluggo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Sluggo
Synopsis
Sluggo carves a fire hydrant out of a stump.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

The Duck Pen (Table of Contents: 18)

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No Escape (Table of Contents: 19)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Sluggo
Synopsis
Nancy wants Sluggo to go with her to catch butterflies.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

The Three-Cornered Scarfs (Table of Contents: 20)

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The Protector (Table of Contents: 21)

Pee Wee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Pee Wee
Synopsis
Pee Wee runs out into the rain.
Keywords
pantomime story; wordless story

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

The Contest (Table of Contents: 22)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Oona Goosepimple; Cousin Djinny (villain); Herbie (first appearance; villain); Mort (first appearance; villain); Edna (first appearance; villain); Nancy; Laura; Rosie
Synopsis
Nancy is captured by Oona's cousins who try to decide who can make Nancy scream the loudest.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

No Nose Is Good Nose (Table of Contents: 23)

Rosie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Tweak (villain); Rosie; Nancy
Synopsis
Rosie and Nancy play a trick on Tweak.
Keywords
pantomime story; wordless story

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

The Drawing Contest (Table of Contents: 24)

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Indian Legend (Table of Contents: 25)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Tweak (villain); Knuckleknob (villain); Nancy; Pee Wee
Synopsis
Tweak tells Nancy the Indian legend of a papoose left hanging in a tree.

Indexer Notes

The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

Air Attack (Table of Contents: 26)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Sluggo; Mr. Simply
Synopsis
Nancy and Sluggo play badminton.
Keywords
badminton

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

[The Diving Board] (Table of Contents: 27)

Nancy and Sluggo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layout); Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Nancy; Sluggo
Synopsis
Nancy and Sluggo dive off a high diving board.
Keywords
diving board; pantomime story; wordless story

Indexer Notes

Back cover. The original indexer credited the script to John Stanley; _John Stanley in the 1960s: A Comics Bibliography_ by Frank M. Young suggests this is not true.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Nancy and Sluggo Summer Camp
    Nancy and Sluggo
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Helping Hand
    Nancy and Sluggo
  4. 3. Good Deed
    Sluggo
  5. 4. Camp Fafamama
    Nancy and Sluggo
  6. 5. The Hungry Fish
  7. 6. McOnion's Treat
    Sluggo
  8. 7. Who Gets the Cake?
  9. 8. Tussle With Tweak
    Nancy and Sluggo
  10. 9. Midnight Ride
    Sluggo
  11. 10. The Mystery Guest
    Nancy and Sluggo
  12. 11. The Angry Honey Bees
  13. 12. Social Climbers
    Rollo
  14. 13. Private Treat
    Nancy
  15. 14. Canoe Race
    Nancy and Sluggo
  16. 15. Scavenger Hunt
    Nancy and Sluggo
  17. 16. The Yoyo-Go-Round
    Nancy and Sluggo
  18. 17. Totem Carver
    Sluggo
  19. 18. The Duck Pen
  20. 19. No Escape
    Nancy and Sluggo
  21. 20. The Three-Cornered Scarfs
  22. 21. The Protector
    Pee Wee
  23. 22. The Contest
    Nancy and Sluggo
  24. 23. No Nose Is Good Nose
    Rosie
  25. 24. The Drawing Contest
  26. 25. Indian Legend
    Nancy and Sluggo
  27. 26. Air Attack
    Nancy and Sluggo
  28. 27. [The Diving Board]
    Nancy and Sluggo
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