Four Color #169 - Walter Lantz Woody Woodpecker
(October 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
On-sale date
1947-09-16
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 "Walter Lantz WOODY WOODPECKER, No. 169." Code number is W.W.O.S. #169-4710. Copyright 1947 by Walter Lantz Productions. First Woody Woodpecker Four Color.


Man Hunter of the North (Table of Contents)

Woody Woodpecker / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker
Keywords
snow; snowballs

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

[Unbottled Ship] (Table of Contents: 1)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker
Synopsis
Woody buys a ship in a bottle, then somehow removes the ship and takes it and leaves the bottle.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, white, and red; pantomime. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

Man Hunter of the North (Table of Contents: 2)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley ?
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker; The Fang
Synopsis
Alaskan Ranger Woody is sent out to bring in an arch criminal known as The Fang.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

The Evil Genius (Table of Contents: 3)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley ?
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker; Reynold Wily
Synopsis
A drug turns Woody into a Mr. Hyde. He builds an empire of crime, then comes up with a scheme to take over City Hall and become Mayor.

Indexer Notes

Story concludes on inside back cover in black, red, and white. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm seeing everything double!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker
Synopsis
Woody thinks he's seeing double when a twins convention comes to town.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Man Hunter of the North
    Woody Woodpecker
  2. 1. [Unbottled Ship]
    Woody Woodpecker
  3. 2. Man Hunter of the North
    Woody Woodpecker
  4. 3. The Evil Genius
    Woody Woodpecker
  5. 4. ["I'm seeing everything double!"]
    Woody Woodpecker
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