Four Color #471 - Double Trouble with Goober
(May 1953)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
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"DOUBLE TROUBLE with GOOBER, No. 471." Code number is GOOBER O.S. #471-535. Copyright 1953 by King Features Syndicate. Based on the "Double Trouble" newspaper strip by Bill MacLean.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble With Goober / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill MacLean (signed)
Inks
Bill MacLean (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Goober
Reprints
Keywords
water pistols

[The Race] (Table of Contents: 1)

Goober / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill MacLean
Pencils
Bill MacLean
Inks
Bill MacLean
Letters
Bill MacLean

Genre
children
Characters
Goober; Johnnie; Jeannie
Synopsis
Goober is the starter for a race between Johnnie and Jeannie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Goober and his Double Trouble Pals Lay It on the Line (Table of Contents: 2)

Goober / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bill MacLean
Pencils
Bill MacLean
Inks
Bill MacLean
Colors
?
Letters
Bill MacLean

Genre
children
Characters
Goober; Johnnie; Jeannie
Synopsis
Goober and Jeannie and Johnnie help the twins' mother with spring cleaning.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Memory Kid (Table of Contents: 3)

Goober / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill MacLean
Pencils
Bill MacLean
Inks
Bill MacLean
Colors
?
Letters
Bill MacLean

Genre
children
Characters
Goober; Johnnie; Jeannie
Synopsis
Goober tries to remember two items that he's supposed to get at the grocery store. The twins try to trick him into buying ice cream instead.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Fruit of Misunderstanding (Table of Contents: 4)

Goober / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill MacLean
Pencils
Bill MacLean
Inks
Bill MacLean
Colors
?
Letters
Bill MacLean

Genre
children
Characters
Goober; Johnnie; Jeannie; Duncan
Synopsis
The twins' mother gives Goober some bananas to take to the playground to give to Johnnie and Jeannie. A pushcart fruit peddler thinks Goober has taken them from his cart and sends a policeman after him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Measles Learns That All Pussies Are Not Cats (Table of Contents: 5)

Measles / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bill MacLean
Pencils
Bill MacLean
Inks
Bill MacLean
Colors
?
Letters
Bill MacLean

Genre
animal; humor
Characters
Measles (dog); Goober; Johnnie; Jeannie
Synopsis
Measles the dog has an encounter with a pair of skunks.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Just a Scraping Acquaintance (Table of Contents: 6)

Goober / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill MacLean
Pencils
Bill MacLean
Inks
Bill MacLean
Letters
Bill MacLean

Genre
children
Characters
Goober; Johnnie; Jeannie
Synopsis
Jeannie and Johnnie race to see who gets to clean up a bowl of cake icing, but find that Goober has beat them to it.

Indexer Notes

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

Seed Planting Expert (Table of Contents: 7)

Goober / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill MacLean
Pencils
Bill MacLean
Inks
Bill MacLean
Colors
?
Letters
Bill MacLean

Genre
children
Characters
Goober
Synopsis
Goober uses a pogo stick to make holes for planting seeds.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Double Trouble With Goober
  2. 1. [The Race]
    Goober
  3. 2. Goober and his Double Trouble Pals Lay It on the Line
    Goober
  4. 3. The Memory Kid
    Goober
  5. 4. The Fruit of Misunderstanding
    Goober
  6. 5. Measles Learns That All Pussies Are Not Cats
    Measles
  7. 6. Just a Scraping Acquaintance
    Goober
  8. 7. Seed Planting Expert
    Goober
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