Four Color #389 - Andy Hardy Comics
(April 1952)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "ANDY HARDY COMICS, No. 389." Code number is A.H.O.S. #389-524. Copyright 1952 by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Andy Hardy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Andy Hardy; Polly
Keywords
ice cream; soda fountains; soda jerks

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

Andy Hardy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Letters
Mel "Tubby" Millar

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, what do you know... a lady in distress!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Andy Hardy
Synopsis
Andy tries to impress a girl by laying his coat over a puddle.

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Andy Hardy / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
Mel "Tubby" Millar

First Line of Dialogue or Text
James, why doesn'y Andy want Polly to know where he's working tonight?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Andy Hardy; Polly; Gertrude; Stuffy; Beezy
Synopsis
Andy gets a job selling peanuts at a professional wrestling match.

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Andy Hardy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
Mel "Tubby" Millar

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Polly! Cast your optics this-a-way!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Andy Hardy; Polly; Gertrude; Beezy
Synopsis
Polly has a crush on Peter Perkins, a disc jockey. Andy ends up getting in a fight with Perkins.

Indexer Notes

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

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

Andy Hardy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
Mel "Tubby" Millar

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Andy! Stuffy! Look!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Andy Hardy; Beezy; Stuffy; Polly
Synopsis
Trying to save money, Andy gets a haircut from a reject from a barber college, with predictable results.

Indexer Notes

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

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

Andy Hardy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Letters
Mel "Tubby" Millar

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! Are we gonna have a good time tonight!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Andy Hardy; Polly
Synopsis
Andy gets excited when Polly suggests a moonlight trip up the mountain to Journey's End, but Polly merely wants to retrieve a handkerchief she left there on picnic earlier in the day.

Indexer Notes

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

[Tunnel of Love] (Table of Contents: 6)

Andy Hardy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Andy Hardy; Polly
Synopsis
Andy is a hitchhiker at the entrance to the Tunnel of Love.

Indexer Notes

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Andy Hardy
  2. 1. ["Well, what do you know... a lady in distress!"]
    Andy Hardy
  3. 2. ["James, why doesn'y Andy want Polly to know where he's working tonight?"]
    Andy Hardy
  4. 3. ["Hey, Polly! Cast your optics this-a-way!"]
    Andy Hardy
  5. 4. ["Oh, Andy! Stuffy! Look!"]
    Andy Hardy
  6. 5. ["Wow! Are we gonna have a good time tonight!"]
    Andy Hardy
  7. 6. [Tunnel of Love]
    Andy Hardy
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