Four Color #150 - Tillie the Toiler
(June 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
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 "TILLIE THE TOILER, No. 150." Code number is T.T.O.S. #150-476. Copyright 1947 by King Features Syndicate, Inc. Based on the Tillie the Toiler newspaper strip. Seventh of twelve Tillie the Toiler Four Colors.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tillie the Toiler / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Callahan
Inks
Jack Callahan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Tillie; Mac

[Mac Has Throat Trouble] (Table of Contents: 1)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Callahan
Pencils
Jack Callahan
Inks
Jack Callahan
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Callahan

Genre
humor
Characters
Tillie; Mac; Mumsy
Synopsis
Tillie gets a phone call from Mac, but Mac's throat is so sore he can't talk loud enough for her to hear him.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

"Adrift on a Permanent Wave" (Table of Contents: 2)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Callahan
Pencils
Jack Callahan
Inks
Jack Callahan
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Callahan

Genre
humor
Characters
Tillie; Mac; Bubbles; Mumsy
Synopsis
Fifi asks Tillie and Bubbles to run her beauty shop while she's gone on vacation. Mac gets snagged into helping and becomes a master hairstylist.

Mac Meets the SITuation [sic] (Table of Contents: 3)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Callahan
Pencils
Jack Callahan
Inks
Jack Callahan
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Callahan

Genre
humor
Characters
Tillie; Mac; Mumsy; Bubbles; Straddy
Synopsis
Tillie decides to take violin lessons from Bubbles' handsome cousin Straddy.

Indexer Notes

The name Straddy is a take off on that of the famous violin maker "Stradivarius."

"Art and Horses" (Table of Contents: 4)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Callahan
Pencils
Jack Callahan
Inks
Jack Callahan
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Callahan

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Tillie; Mac; Art Brushum
Synopsis
An artist asks Mac to pose for him. Mac goes to the art museum to get an idea for a pose. However, the artist just needs Mac to pose in a suit of armor for a medieval battle painting. Mac falls asleep in the armor and dreams he's a knight.

[Picking a Hat] (Table of Contents: 5)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Callahan
Pencils
Jack Callahan
Inks
Jack Callahan
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Callahan

Genre
humor
Characters
Tillie; Mac
Synopsis
Mac helps Tillie choose a hat.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white.

[Tillie the Terrible Cook] (Table of Contents: 6)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Callahan
Pencils
Jack Callahan
Inks
Jack Callahan
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Callahan

Genre
humor
Characters
Tillie; Mac; Mumsy
Synopsis
Tillie tries to cook when her mother is sick, but Mac is the one who has to eat it.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tillie the Toiler
  2. 1. [Mac Has Throat Trouble]
    Tillie the Toiler
  3. 2. "Adrift on a Permanent Wave"
    Tillie the Toiler
  4. 3. Mac Meets the SITuation [sic]
    Tillie the Toiler
  5. 4. "Art and Horses"
    Tillie the Toiler
  6. 5. [Picking a Hat]
    Tillie the Toiler
  7. 6. [Tillie the Terrible Cook]
    Tillie the Toiler
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