Four Color #12 - Walt Disney's Bambi [15¢]
(1942)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
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Issue Notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bambi [Disney] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Hultgren; Al Hubbard ? (assist, see notes)
Inks
Ken Hultgren
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Ken Hultgren ? (logo design, see notes)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bambi; Thumper; Flower
Reprints
Keywords
chipmunks; deer; quail; rabbits; skunks

Indexer Notes

Al Hubbard may have assisted on art.

Cover logo design credit from Todd Klein via his Facebook posting Comics Logos B #6: WALT DISNEY'S BAMBI, on 23 March 2021. Klein states he seen the logo on one of the Bambi movie posters and perhaps was done by someone from Disney Studios or cover artist Ken Hultgren.

[Bambi and Friends] (Table of Contents: 1)

Bambi [Disney] / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Hultgren
Inks
Ken Hultgren
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bambi; Faline; Thumper; Flower; Friend Owl
Synopsis
Illustration of Friend Owl, with head shots of the other characters in each corner.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; color.

Bambi (Table of Contents: 2)

Bambi [Disney] / comic story / 64 pages (report information)

Script
Chase Craig (adaptation); Felix Salten (original story)
Pencils
Ken Hultgren; Al Hubbard ? (assist, see notes)
Inks
Ken Hultgren
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Ken Hultgren

Genre
adventure; animal; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bambi; Faline; Thumper; Flower; Friend Owl; Great Stag; Ronno
Synopsis
The adventures of Bambi and his friends as he grows from a new-born fawn into his birthright as Prince of the Forest.

Indexer Notes

Al Hubbard may have assisted on art.

Script credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Based on the 1942 Walt Disney animated feature "Bambi," which was adapted from the 1928 novel "Bambi, A Life in the Woods" by Felix Salten. A sequel appears in Bambi's Children Four Color #30.

[Great Prince of the Forest] (Table of Contents: 3)

Bambi [Disney] / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Hultgren
Inks
Ken Hultgren
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bambi
Synopsis
Outlined against a sunset, the adult Bambi stands on a bluff and surveys his domain.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; color.

[Thumper] (Table of Contents: 4)

Thumper / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Hultgren
Inks
Ken Hultgren
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Thumper
Synopsis
Thumper is "twitterpated" by a girl rabbit.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bambi [Disney]
  2. 1. [Bambi and Friends]
    Bambi [Disney]
  3. 2. Bambi
    Bambi [Disney]
  4. 3. [Great Prince of the Forest]
    Bambi [Disney]
  5. 4. [Thumper]
    Thumper
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