Four Color #415 - Rootie Kazootie
(August 1952)

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0.10 USD
Pages
36
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
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A Dell Comic
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "ROOTIE KAZOOTIE, No. 415." Code number is R.K.O.S. #415-528. Copyright 1952 by Rootie Kazootie, Inc. First Four Color issue. Based on the 1950-54 children's TV series "Rootie Kazootie".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rootie Kazootie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children; sports
Characters
Rootie Kazootie; Gala Poochie (dog)
Keywords
baseball; dalmatians

[Tail-biters] (Table of Contents: 1)

Gala Poochie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gala Poochie (dog)
Synopsis
Gala Poochie and a turtle get into a tail-biting contest.

Indexer Notes

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

[Magic Carpet] (Table of Contents: 2)

Rootie Kazootie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
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Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Rootie Kazootie; Gala Poochie (dog)
Synopsis
Rootie turns a throw rug into a magic carpet with his magic kazootie and goes on an aerial tour of the city with Gala Poochie, ending up at a baseball game.

Indexer Notes

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

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

Rootie Kazootie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Puppy Who Wanted to be King!
Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Rootie Kazootie; Gala Poochie (dog)
Synopsis
Rootie writes a story about a dog who changes places with a king and reads it to Gala Poochie.

[Dottie takes up painting] (Table of Contents: 4)

Rootie Kazootie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
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Genre
children
Characters
Rootie Kazootie; Gala Poochie (dog); Polka Dottie
Synopsis
Dottie wants to paint Rootie's picture, but he is trying to get ready to play in a baseball game.

Indexer Notes

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

Rootie Kazootie's Zany Zoo (Table of Contents: 5)

Rootie Kazootie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Rootie Kazootie
Synopsis
Rootie shows off his zoo of nonsensical animals, like the bulletproof "Gelf" who hops through the woods and catches hunters' bullets and throws them back.

Indexer Notes

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

[Rootie dresses as a girl] (Table of Contents: 6)

Rootie Kazootie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
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Genre
children
Characters
Rootie Kazootie; Polka Dottie
Synopsis
Rootie dresses as a girl to get accepted into Polka Dottie's all-girl club. Dottie finds out about the plan and puts Rootie through an unpleasant initiation.

Indexer Notes

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

[Effective Deception] (Table of Contents: 7)

Polka Dottie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
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Genre
children
Characters
Polka Dottie; Rootie Kazootie
Synopsis
Unable to find Rootie at a crowded beach, Dottie pretends to be lost to get his attention.

Indexer Notes

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

[Eating for Two] (Table of Contents: 8)

Rootie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
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Genre
children
Characters
Rootie Kazootie
Synopsis
Dottie is gone on vacation, so Rootie drinks two sodas, one for him and one for her.

Indexer Notes

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rootie Kazootie
  2. 1. [Tail-biters]
    Gala Poochie
  3. 2. [Magic Carpet]
    Rootie Kazootie
  4. 3. ["The Puppy Who Wanted to be King!"]
    Rootie Kazootie
  5. 4. [Dottie takes up painting]
    Rootie Kazootie
  6. 5. Rootie Kazootie's Zany Zoo
    Rootie Kazootie
  7. 6. [Rootie dresses as a girl]
    Rootie Kazootie
  8. 7. [Effective Deception]
    Polka Dottie
  9. 8. [Eating for Two]
    Rootie
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