Four Color #462 - Little Scouts
(April 1953)

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

Indicia title is "LITTLE SCOUTS, No. 462". Code number is L.S.O.S. #462-534. Copyright 1953 by Roland Coe. Based on The Little Scouts children's books by Roland Coe.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Little Scouts / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Gunn
Inks
Don Gunn
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Scoutmaster Johnson; The Little Scouts [Wimbish]
Keywords
Boy Scouts; sewing

Indexer Notes

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

[Basement Barbeque] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Gunn
Inks
Don Gunn
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Scoutmaster Johnson; The Little Scouts [Snackbar; Jebby; Wilmar; Wimbish]
Synopsis
When it rains, Scoutmaster Johnson turns a basement window well into a barbeque pit.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

[Scouts at Sea] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Gunn
Inks
Don Gunn
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Scoutmaster Johnson; The Little Scouts [Wilmar; Dragheels; Snackbar; Jebby; Beller; Wimbish]; Whoosh (dog)
Synopsis
The Scouts take a cruise on an ocean liner.

Indexer Notes

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

Bear Trouble (Table of Contents: 3)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Gunn
Inks
Don Gunn
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Scoutmaster Johnson; The Little Scouts [Dragheels; Jebby; Snackbar; Wilmar]
Synopsis
The Scouts camp is invaded by a trained bear named Bertha.

Indexer Notes

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

[Saving Robby the Horse] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Gunn
Inks
Don Gunn
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
The Little Scouts [Jebby; Snackbar; Wimbish]; Scoutmaster Johnson
Synopsis
Tony the fruit peddler has bought a new truck and is going to take his horse Robby to the glue factory. The Scouts raise 50 cents to buy the horse on the installment plan. The Scouts take their new pet to Mr. Johnson's house where the horse causes havoc.

Indexer Notes

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

[Captain Booty's Haunted Cave] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Gunn
Inks
Don Gunn
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
The Little Scouts [Doc; Jebby; Snackbar; Wilmar; Wimbish]; Hobo Joe
Synopsis
Mr. Mead, the grocer, tells the Scouts the tale of Captain Booty, who hid a treasure in a cave in the area in 1669 and supposedly still haunts the cave. A bit later Mr. Mead discovers that his store has been broken into and groceries stolen. The Scouts suspect Hobo Joe and trail him to the haunted cave.

Indexer Notes

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

[Diving Board] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Gunn
Inks
Don Gunn

Genre
children
Characters
Scoutmaster Johnson; The Little Scouts [Snackbar; Jebby; Wimbish]
Synopsis
Scoutmaster Johnson proves too heavy for a homemade diving board.

Indexer Notes

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

[Getting a Lift from Books] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Little Scouts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Gunn
Inks
Don Gunn
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
The Little Scouts [Jebby]
Synopsis
Jebby uses books to boost himself on a chair to be able to read his comics in the library.

Indexer Notes

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Little Scouts
  2. 1. [Basement Barbeque]
    The Little Scouts
  3. 2. [Scouts at Sea]
    The Little Scouts
  4. 3. Bear Trouble
    The Little Scouts
  5. 4. [Saving Robby the Horse]
    The Little Scouts
  6. 5. [Captain Booty's Haunted Cave]
    The Little Scouts
  7. 6. [Diving Board]
    The Little Scouts
  8. 7. [Getting a Lift from Books]
    The Little Scouts
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