Four Color #1233 - Tammy Tell Me True
([September-November] 1961)

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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1961-06-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
D. J. Arneson (editor)

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "TAMMY TELL ME TRUE, no. 1233." No code number. Copyright 1961 by Universal Pictures Company, Inc.

"Movie Classic" on cover. Adapted from the 1961 movie "Tammy Tell Me True."

No month is given on the cover or in the indicia. Based on the copyright dates of this issue and others in the series released around the same time, one can determine that this issue was published with other Four Color issues bearing a "September-November 1961" cover date.

On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.

Tammy Tell Me True (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
romance
Characters
Tammy Tyree (photo of Sandra Dee); Tom Freeman (photo of John Gavin)

Tammy Tell Me True (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
romance
Characters
Tammy Tyree (photo of Sandra Dee); Tom Freeman (photo of John Gavin); Suzanne Rook (photo of Julia Meade)
Synopsis
Preview of the story.

Indexer Notes

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

Tammy Tell Me True (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
Lee Ames
Inks
Lee Ames
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Tammy Tyree; Tom Freeman; Pete Brent; Mrs. Theodore Call; Suzanne Rook
Synopsis
Tammy, a young girl living on a Mississippi shanty-boat, goes to college in order to be worthy of wealthy Pete Brent. While there she befriends young professor Tom Freeman and eventually has to chose whether she loves Pete or Tom.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Adapted from the 1961 movie "Tammy Tell Me True."

The Bayous (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Brief description of the bayous along the Mississippi River.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Large photograph with typeset text.

On the Inland Waterways (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Description of the various types of boats used on inland waterways in the United States.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tammy Tell Me True
  2. 1. Tammy Tell Me True
  3. 2. Tammy Tell Me True
  4. 3. The Bayous
  5. 4. On the Inland Waterways
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