Four Color #295 - Porky Pig in President Porky
(September 1950)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
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 "PORKY PIG in PRESIDENT PORKY, No. 295." Code number is P.P.O.S. #295-509. Copyright 1950 by Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.


President Porky (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Keywords
fly paper; tickertape parades

Indexer Notes

Part of the "Animated cover" series. Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Porky Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's stop an' e-eat our picnic lunch in the c-country, Petunia!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig
Synopsis
Porky and Petunia go on a picnic, but must climb a tree to escape a bull.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

President Porky (Table of Contents: 2)

Porky Pig / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Abranz
Inks
Kaem Wong ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Petunia Pig; Sylvester; King Schmaltz
Synopsis
Porky is chosen to be the President of the tiny Kingdom of Upper Gorgonzola. He is threatened by The Dunderbunk, a group who want to restore the old monarchy of King Schmaltz.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Tentative inker credit from Alberto Becattini on the Big Blog of Kids Comics (Feb 2, 2010)

Second Sight (Table of Contents: 3)

Porky Pig / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?
Letters
John Carey

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig; Bunky
Synopsis
In Chinatown, Porky buys a jar of perfume supposedly used by Chinese Mandarins. He takes a whiff of the perfume and temporarily acquires "second sight," the ability to find anything that's lost or hidden. A mysterious stranger stalks Porky, trying to get the perfume in order to find the lost treasure of Santo Bamba.

Indexer Notes

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

The New Swimming Hole (Table of Contents: 4)

Porky Pig / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Colors
?
Letters
Mel "Tubby" Millar

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Bugs Bunny; Petunia Pig (cameo)
Synopsis
Porky and Bugs run into all sorts of problems when they try to dig a swimming pool in Porky's yard.

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Porky Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
H-how's that f-for a first class sailing b-boat, Cicero?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Porky shows Cicero how to build a ship in a bottle.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's how to make the front cover move...

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Directions on making the front cover move.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. President Porky
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. ["Let's stop an' e-eat our picnic lunch in the c-country, Petunia!"]
    Porky Pig
  3. 2. President Porky
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. Second Sight
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. The New Swimming Hole
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. ["H-how's that f-for a first class sailing b-boat, Cicero?"]
    Porky Pig
  7. 6. ["Here's how to make the front cover move..."]
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