Four Color #184 - Tillie the Toiler
(March 1948)

Dell, 1942 Series
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0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "TILLIE THE TOILER, No. 184." Code number is T.O.S. #184-483. Copyright 1948 by King Features Syndicate, Inc. Based on the "Tillie the Toiler" newspaper strip. Ninth 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
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Tillie; Mac

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Mac Models a Bridesmaid Gown] (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
Mac is pressed into service to wear Tillie's bridesmaid gown, while Tillie's mother does alterations.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, white, and red. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Love and Candy Kisses (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; Mumsy; Yip Zoompy
Synopsis
Mac goes into business selling taffy candy kisses at the fair. He hires a couple of young women to make singing commercials, which makes Tillie jealous so she goes with Yip Zoompy to the fair while Mac works.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Presenting Mac in Muscle-bound (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; Hefty Luggins
Synopsis
Tillie has a crush on Hefty Luggins, a weight-lifter whose parents moved in across the street.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Presenting Mac in "The Understudy Over-acts" (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
Characters
Tillie; Mac; Mumsy
Synopsis
Tillie has the lead in the Dandy Amateur Players play and Mac is the understudy for ten roles.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Too Many Post Cards] (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; Mumsy
Synopsis
While on a sales trip, Mac spends so much time writing post cards to Tillie that he doesn't make any sales and is fired.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, white, and red. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[The Expensive Walk] (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
Synopsis
A "quiet walk" with Tillie turns into an expensive night on the town, with Mac footing the bill.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tillie the Toiler
  2. 1. [Mac Models a Bridesmaid Gown]
    Tillie the Toiler
  3. 2. Love and Candy Kisses
    Tillie the Toiler
  4. 3. Presenting Mac in Muscle-bound
    Tillie the Toiler
  5. 4. Presenting Mac in "The Understudy Over-acts"
    Tillie the Toiler
  6. 5. [Too Many Post Cards]
    Tillie the Toiler
  7. 6. [The Expensive Walk]
    Tillie the Toiler
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