Four Color #530 - Bob Clampett's Beany and Cecil
(January 1954)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1953
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Comic
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "BOB CLAMPETT'S BEANY AND CECIL, No. 530." Code number is BEANY O.S. #530-541. Copyright 1953 by Bob Clampett. Fifth of seven Beany and Cecil Four Colors. Based on the original Beany and Cecil TV series "Time For Beany."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Beany and Cecil / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Beany; Cecil; Capt. Huffenpuff
Reprints
Keywords
beanies; ice skating; sea serpents; snow; sock puppets

[Apple and Oranges] (Table of Contents: 1)

Beany and Cecil / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Beany; Cecil
Synopsis
Cecil has trouble with a math problem.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

Beany and the Miner Bird (Table of Contents: 2)

Beany / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Beany; Cecil; Professor X; Capt. Huffenpuff; Wong; Dishonest John; Captain Kidder
Synopsis
Professor X reconstructs a map to the buried treasure of 17th Century pirate Captain Kidder. The treasure is buried on the Pacific island of Pogo Pogo. On the way there, the Leakin' Lena is diverted by Dishonest John to cross the International Date Line in the mysterious waters of Latitude Q and is thrown back into time into the 17th Century. There Beany and Cecil meet Captain Kidder, who trades a Miner Bird (who can spot gold mines) for Beany's calendar watch. Cecil pulls the Lena into a whirlpool that sends them back into the present.

The Gold Cup Race (Table of Contents: 3)

Beany and Cecil / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Beany; Cecil; Capt. Huffenpuff; Professor X; Dishonest John
Synopsis
Cap'n Huffenpuff enters the Leakin' Lena in the annual boat race to Holiday Island. Professor X has invented jet pills to make the gasoline in the boat's tank 1,000 times more powerful than normal. Dishonest John switches the jet pills for aspirin then buys a rickety boat to use in the race.

The Runaway (Table of Contents: 4)

Beany / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Beany; Cecil
Synopsis
Beany and Cecil are concerned when they see a clown running away from a policeman.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[Signs, Signs, Signs] (Table of Contents: 5)

Beany and Cecil / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Beany; Cecil
Synopsis
Beany and Cecil find their vacation resort is covered with signs restricting activities.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Beany and Cecil
  2. 1. [Apple and Oranges]
    Beany and Cecil
  3. 2. Beany and the Miner Bird
    Beany
  4. 3. The Gold Cup Race
    Beany and Cecil
  5. 4. The Runaway
    Beany
  6. 5. [Signs, Signs, Signs]
    Beany and Cecil
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