Four Color #499 - M.G.M.'s Spike and Tyke
(September 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 SPIKE AND TYKE, No. 499." Code number is S.+T.O.S. #499-539. Copyright 1953 by Loew's Incorporated. First Four Color issue. Based on the Spike and Tyke characters from MGM cartoons.


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Spike and Tyke / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke
Reprints
Keywords
garden hoe; gardening; watering can

Indexer Notes

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

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Big Spike and Little Tyke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tyke, it's pretty dull at the beach today!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke
Synopsis
Spike and Tyke are at the beach, but Spike is bored.

Indexer Notes

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

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Big Spike and Little Tyke / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Pop, can we go campin'?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke; Kitty (cameo)
Synopsis
Spike and Tyke go camping.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

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Big Spike and Little Tyke / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pop, the master didn't give us enough breakfast today!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke
Synopsis
When their master threatens to throw them out for eating too much, Spike and Tyke try to learn some tricks so they can make some money.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

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Big Spike and Little Tyke / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A bunny! I'd sure admire havin' a bunny!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke
Synopsis
Tyke decides he wants a rabbit for a pet and Spike sets a trap to capture one.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

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Big Spike and Little Tyke / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you are good dogs, I'll let you stay in the house today!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke; Kitty
Synopsis
The cat next door disguises himself as dog so Spike and Tyke won't chase him.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

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Big Spike and Little Tyke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Spike, you watch the baby...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke
Synopsis
Spike gets his tail stepped on while he's watching a sleeping baby and not supposed to make any noise.

Indexer Notes

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

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Big Spike and Little Tyke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at the big bone that dog is getting, Tyke!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke
Synopsis
Spike and Tyke have to improvise when their tails are too short to wag to beg a bone from the butcher.

Indexer Notes

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spike and Tyke
  2. 1. ["Tyke, it's pretty dull at the beach today!"]
    Big Spike and Little Tyke
  3. 2. ["Hey, Pop, can we go campin'?"]
    Big Spike and Little Tyke
  4. 3. ["Pop, the master didn't give us enough breakfast today!"]
    Big Spike and Little Tyke
  5. 4. ["A bunny! I'd sure admire havin' a bunny!"]
    Big Spike and Little Tyke
  6. 5. ["If you are good dogs, I'll let you stay in the house today!"]
    Big Spike and Little Tyke
  7. 6. ["Spike, you watch the baby..."]
    Big Spike and Little Tyke
  8. 7. ["Look at the big bone that dog is getting, Tyke!"]
    Big Spike and Little Tyke
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