Four Color #146 - Marge's Little Lulu
(May 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Magazine [circle]
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 "MARGE'S LITTLE LULU, No. 146." Code number is L.L.O.S. #146-475. Copyright 1947 by Marjorie H. Buell.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Lulu / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Stanley ?
Inks
Irving Tripp ?
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Lulu
Keywords
dolls

[Rock-a-bye Baby] (Table of Contents: 1)

Little Lulu / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layouts); Irving Tripp
Inks
Irving Tripp
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Lulu
Synopsis
Lulu tries to get her doll to go to sleep.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white; pantomime story.

The Kid Who Came to Dinner (Table of Contents: 2)

Little Lulu / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layouts); Irving Tripp
Inks
Irving Tripp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Lulu; Tubby; Mr. Moppet; Mrs. Moppet
Synopsis
Tubby invites himself to dinner at Lulu's house.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title is a takeoff on the 1939 Broadway play "The Man Who Came to Dinner."

Sunday Afternoon (Table of Contents: 3)

Little Lulu / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layouts); Irving Tripp
Inks
Irving Tripp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Lulu; Tubby; Mrs. Moppet; Mrs. Tompkins
Synopsis
Lulu and Tubby go to a meadow to pick flowers for her mother.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lulu's mother's first name is Mildred in this story.

Forbidden Fruit (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Lulu / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layouts); Irving Tripp
Inks
Irving Tripp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Lulu; Tubby; Ol' Man Gripe
Synopsis
Lulu and Tubby try to pick an apple from a tree on Ol' Man Gripe's lawn. That sets off a series of events that ends up with Gripe stuck in the tree, Lulu swallowing a ping pong ball, and Tubby flooding Gripe's basement.
Reprints

Rainy Day (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Lulu / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layouts); Irving Tripp
Inks
Irving Tripp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Lulu; Tubby; Mrs. Moppet; Mr. Trimble
Synopsis
On a rainy day, Lulu's and Tubby's mothers send them to the train station with umbrellas so that their fathers won't have to walk home in the rain.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Tubby's father's last name is "Trimble" in this story.

Crybaby (Table of Contents: 6)

Little Lulu / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layouts); Irving Tripp
Inks
Irving Tripp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Lulu; Alvin; Mr. Moppet; Mrs. Moppet
Synopsis
Lulu tells Alvin a story about a time long ago when she cried all the time.
Reprints

[Pressing a Flower] (Table of Contents: 7)

Little Lulu / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layouts); Irving Tripp
Inks
Irving Tripp
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Lulu
Synopsis
Lulu picks a book from the top shelf in a library to use to press a flower.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white; pantomime story.

[Leaving a Trail] (Table of Contents: 8)

Little Lulu / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley (layouts); Irving Tripp
Inks
Irving Tripp
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Lulu
Synopsis
Lulu upsets a display of oranges on the sidewalk with her toy car and they spill into the seat. The grocer trails her home by following the oranges as she throws them out of the car.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover; pantomime story.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Little Lulu
  2. 1. [Rock-a-bye Baby]
    Little Lulu
  3. 2. The Kid Who Came to Dinner
    Little Lulu
  4. 3. Sunday Afternoon
    Little Lulu
  5. 4. Forbidden Fruit
    Little Lulu
  6. 5. Rainy Day
    Little Lulu
  7. 6. Crybaby
    Little Lulu
  8. 7. [Pressing a Flower]
    Little Lulu
  9. 8. [Leaving a Trail]
    Little Lulu
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