Four Color #633 - The Little People
(June 1955)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1955
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "THE LITTLE PEOPLE, No. 633." Code number is L.P.O.S. #633-556. Copyright 1955 by NEA Service, Inc. Based on "The Little People" newspaper strip by Walt Scott.

The Little People Under the Sea (Table of Contents)

The Little People / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (painting)
Inks
? (painting)
Colors
? (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Little People [Cork; Jink; Loop; Chub; Old One]
Keywords
brownies; dolphins; elves; fairies; little people; pixies; seahorses; sprites; whales

[Small Fish Story] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Little People / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Little People [Loop; Cork; Old One]
Synopsis
Loop and Cork exaggerate the size of the fish that got away.

Indexer Notes

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

The Little People Under the Sea (Table of Contents: 2)

The Little People / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Little People [Cork; Loop; Chub; Old One]; The Groons
Synopsis
The Little People are swallowed by a whale. When they escape they find a domed underwater city inhabited by people their size. They help the city fight off attacks by underwater Groons, who are half fish.

Indexer Notes

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

The Little People on Toll Island (Table of Contents: 3)

The Little People / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Little People [Cork; Jink; Loop; Chub; Old One]; The Groons
Synopsis
The Little People sail in a boat made from a wooden shoe to Toll Island, where they find that pirate Groons are forcing people to pay tolls to sail their waters. Those who can't pay have to work for the Groons on their island.

Indexer Notes

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

[Rowing Backwards] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Little People / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Little People [Chub; Cork]
Synopsis
Chub and Cork are busy rowing their matchbox boat and don't see the falls ahead.

Indexer Notes

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

[Tricky Diving] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Little People / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Little People [Chub; Jink]
Synopsis
Jink jumps off a diving board but hits a passing frog and bounces back to where he started.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Little People Under the Sea
    The Little People
  2. 1. [Small Fish Story]
    The Little People
  3. 2. The Little People Under the Sea
    The Little People
  4. 3. The Little People on Toll Island
    The Little People
  5. 4. [Rowing Backwards]
    The Little People
  6. 5. [Tricky Diving]
    The Little People
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