Four Color #478 - Charlie McCarthy
(July 1953)

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

Indicia title is "CHARLIE McCARTHY, No. 478." Copyright by Edgar Bergan.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Charlie McCarthy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (painting)
Inks
? (painting)
Colors
? (painting)

Genre
humor
Characters
Charlie McCarthy; Mortimer Snerd
Keywords
barbering; haircuts; scissors

[Walking the Porcupine] (Table of Contents: 1)

Mortimer Snerd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gawrsh, I know they're around here someplace...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mortimer Snerd; Charlie McCarthy
Synopsis
Mortimer takes precautions before taking his pet for a walk.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

[The Hunting Snerd] (Table of Contents: 2)

Charlie McCarthy / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look out, Mortimer! Don't open that door!
Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Mortimer Snerd; Charlie McCarthy
Synopsis
Charlie and Mortimer stow away on an expedition to the Himalayan Mountains. There they find a large, hairy beast, who turns out to be one of Mortimer's relatives.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Feuders] (Table of Contents: 3)

Charlie McCarthy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wish grampaw would get back!
Genre
humor
Characters
Charlie McCarthy; Mortimer Snerd
Synopsis
While searching for Mortimer's missing grandfather, Charlie and Mortimer find themselves in the middle of a mountain feud.

Indexer Notes

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

[High Foul Ball] (Table of Contents: 4)

Mortimer Snerd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! A high foul!
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
Mortimer Snerd; Charlie McCarthy
Synopsis
Mortimer tries to catch a very high foul ball.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[Specific Instructions Needed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Charlie and Mortimer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You wait here while I go buy my ticket, Mortimer!
Genre
humor
Characters
Charlie McCarthy; Mortimer Snerd
Synopsis
Charlie sends Mortimer to check on his luggage, but neglects to tell him to bring it to him.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Charlie McCarthy
  2. 1. [Walking the Porcupine]
    Mortimer Snerd
  3. 2. [The Hunting Snerd]
    Charlie McCarthy
  4. 3. [The Feuders]
    Charlie McCarthy
  5. 4. [High Foul Ball]
    Mortimer Snerd
  6. 5. [Specific Instructions Needed]
    Charlie and Mortimer
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