Four Color #475 - M.G.M.'s the Two Mouseketeers
(June 1953)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
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 "M.G.M.'s THE TWO MOUSEKETEERS, No. 475." Code number is TWO M.O.S. #475-536. Copyright 1953 by Loew's Incorporated. Adventures of Tom, Jerry, and Tuffy in Medieval France. First of three "Two Mousketeers" Four Colors. Later issues are titled "Mouse Musketeers."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Two Mouseketeers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; historical
Characters
M'sieur Poosycat [Tom]; Two Mouseketeers [Jerry; Tuffy]
Keywords
cheese; epees; Musketeers of the Guard; swords

Indexer Notes

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

[Armor Prison] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Two Mouseketeers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Letters
Harvey Eisenberg

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; historical
Characters
M'sieur Poosycat [Tom]; Two Mousketeers [Jerry; Tuffy]
Synopsis
Tom puts the Mouseketeers in the helmet of a suit of armor to keep them out of the way.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Mouseketeers Come to the King's Castle] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Two Mouseketeers / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
Harvey Eisenberg

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; historical
Characters
M'sieur Poosycat [Tom]; Two Mousketeers [Jerry; Tuffy]
Synopsis
The Two Mouseketeers come to the castle of a greedy King. They outwit the castle's cat (called "Poosycat" in this story), put the King in the dungeon, and invite the townspeople to a banquet.

Indexer Notes

Introduction of the premise of Tom & Jerry (and Tuffy) as characters in Medieval France. Basic plot is the same as "The Two Mouseketeers" Tom & Jerry cartoon first released on March 15, 1952. Pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Milky Way (Table of Contents: 3)

Three Little Kittens / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Hooper
Inks
Lee Hooper
Colors
?
Letters
Lee Hooper

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Three Little Kittens
Synopsis
The Three Little Kittens are punished for losing their mittens by having to go to bed with no supper. In their room they come up with a plan to use some balloons and a basket to escape out their window. They land in the Milky Way, where everything is made of milk.

Indexer Notes

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

[Nibbles Comes to Town] (Table of Contents: 4)

Nibbles / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lynn Karp
Inks
Lynn Karp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Nibbles
Synopsis
A farm mouse named Nibbles comes to town and settles in a house that has a parrot and a dim-witted dog.

Indexer Notes

Main character is not the "Nibbles" featured in some Tom & Jerry cartoons. Pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

[Drawbridge Trap] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Two Mouseketeers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Letters
Harvey Eisenberg

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; historical
Characters
M'sieur Poosycat [Tom]; Two Mousketeers [Jerry; Tuffy]
Synopsis
The Mouseketeers turn the drawbridge into a mousetrap for Poosycat.

Indexer Notes

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

[Knitting with Swords] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Two Mouseketeers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; historical
Characters
M'sieur Poosycat [Tom]; Two Mousketeers [Jerry; Tuffy]
Synopsis
The Two Mouseketeers knit a sock with their swords.

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]
    The Two Mouseketeers
  2. 1. [Armor Prison]
    The Two Mouseketeers
  3. 2. [The Mouseketeers Come to the King's Castle]
    The Two Mouseketeers
  4. 3. Milky Way
    Three Little Kittens
  5. 4. [Nibbles Comes to Town]
    Nibbles
  6. 5. [Drawbridge Trap]
    The Two Mouseketeers
  7. 6. [Knitting with Swords]
    The Two Mouseketeers
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