Four Color #322 - Porky Pig in Roaring Rockets
(March 1951)

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 ROARING ROCKETS, No. 322." Code number is P.P.O.S. #322-513. Copyright 1951 by Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.

17th Porky Pig Four Color. Designated "P.P. 1" on the cover.


Roaring Rockets (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Porky Pig; Bugs Bunny
Keywords
spacecraft

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

[Chocolates as Fish Bait] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig
Synopsis
While on a fishing trip, Porky finds the fish prefer Petunia's chocolates to his fishing lures.

Indexer Notes

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

Roaring Rockets (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Porky Pig; Bugs Bunny; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Porky, Petunia, and Cicero go to an exhibit of wooden space ship models, where Bugs is the guard and guide. Porky gets hit on the head with the nozzle of a fire extinguisher and dreams that he and Bugs take off in a rocket ship and get stranded on an asteroid inhabited by a giant termite.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Porky Pig at the County Fair (Table of Contents: 3)

Porky Pig / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Bugs Bunny; Petunia Pig; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis
Porky and Bugs are supposed to take Petunia's cake to a contest at the county fair. Porky leaves the cake with Bugs while he goes to see Elmer's carrots. Bugs ends up eating the inside of the cake and puts what's left over Elmer's hat to cover up his crime. The hat-cake causes a commotion at the fair, when the judges can't find a knife sharp enough to cut it.

Indexer Notes

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

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

Porky Pig / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Tony Strobl
Colors
?
Letters
Tony Strobl

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I got the b-biggest bargain of the y-year, Bugs!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Bugs Bunny
Synopsis
Due to an ad-writer's mistake, Porky is able to buy a real merry-go-round for $1. He does a good business with the neighborhood kids at a nickel a ride, but a crook steals the merry-go-round in order to charge the kids a dime a ride. Porky and Bugs find the stolen ride and lead the police to it.

Indexer Notes

Pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You wasted a player, Porky...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Bugs Bunny; Sylvester
Synopsis
Porky and Bugs try to play checkers, but keep getting interrupted by kibitzers.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; Black, red, and white. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll put one in each window!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig
Synopsis
A change of a couple of letters in a sign causes Porky some problems.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Roaring Rockets
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. [Chocolates as Fish Bait]
    Porky Pig
  3. 2. Roaring Rockets
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. Porky Pig at the County Fair
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. ["I got the b-biggest bargain of the y-year, Bugs!"]
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. ["You wasted a player, Porky..."]
    Porky Pig
  7. 6. ["I'll put one in each window!"]
    Porky Pig
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