Four Color #360 - Porky Pig in Tree of Fortune
(November-December 1951)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
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 TREE OF FORTUNE, No. 360." Code number is P.P.O.S. #360-5111. Copyright 1951 by Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.


Tree of Fortune (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Reprints
Keywords
fortunetelling; palmistry; tic-tac-toe

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits 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
Ken Champin
Inks
Ken Champin
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
C-come in, folks! You're just in time...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Sylvester (cameo); Petunia Pig (cameo); Bugs Bunny (cameo); Elmer Fudd (cameo)
Synopsis
Cicero gets a seat in the chandelier when Porky invites everyone over to watch television.

Indexer Notes

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

The Tree of Fortune (Table of Contents: 2)

Porky Pig / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Sylvester; Petunia Pig (cameo)
Synopsis
Porky and Sylvester go to the island of Can't Tiki to bring back a rare breadfruit tree, which is guarded by a tribe of cannibals. Along the way they also free a genie from a bottle.

Indexer Notes

The name "Can't Tiki" is a take-off on "Kon-Tiki," the title of a best-selling book by Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl about his 1947 expedition across the Pacific Ocean. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Porky Pig and the Friendly Octopus (Table of Contents: 3)

Porky Pig / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Synopsis
Porky and Sylvester are divers sent to recover a crate of jelly beans. They get mixed up with a wood-boring fish, an octopus who loves jelly beans, and a pair of jewel smugglers.

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Letters
John Carey

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cicero, if you don't d-do your homework, the teacher will p-put a dunce cap on your head!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cicero Pig; Porky Pig
Synopsis
When Cicero fails to do his homework, his teacher comes up with a modern version of a dunce cap.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. 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
Ken Champin
Inks
Ken Champin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy! Roller skates!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Cicero has to use some ingenuity when Porky won't buy him a set of roller skates.

Indexer Notes

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tree of Fortune
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. ["C-come in, folks! You're just in time..."]
    Porky Pig
  3. 2. The Tree of Fortune
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. Porky Pig and the Friendly Octopus
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. ["Cicero, if you don't d-do your homework, the teacher will p-put a dunce cap on your head!"]
    Cicero Pig
  6. 5. ["Oh boy! Roller skates!"]
    Porky Pig
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