Four Color #730 - Smokey Stover
(October 1956)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Pages
36
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Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
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Dell
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "SMOKEY STOVER, No. 730." Code number is S.S.O.S. #730-5610. Copyright 1956 by Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate, Inc. Fifth of six Smokey Stover Four Color issues.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smokey Stover / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover
Keywords
campfires; fire hydrants; firemen; umbrellas; water hoses

Indexer Notes

Cover is signed "Bill Holman", but may or may not be by him.

[Training the Dog to Fight Fires] (Table of Contents: 1)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Hy Eisman
Inks
Hy Eisman
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cashew Nutt; Sparks (dog)
Synopsis
Smokey trains Sparks the dog to handle a hose to fight fires.

Indexer Notes

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

The Confoogration (Table of Contents: 2)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Hy Eisman
Inks
Hy Eisman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cashew Nutt; Sparks (dog)
Synopsis
Smokey invents a sprinkler system for the Mayor's house to put out fires.

Indexer Notes

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

Night Life (Table of Contents: 3)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Hy Eisman
Inks
Hy Eisman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cashew Nutt
Synopsis
Smokey and the Chief try to find out who's setting a series of fires on a ship.

Indexer Notes

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

Foos Alarm (Table of Contents: 4)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Hy Eisman
Inks
Hy Eisman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cashew Nutt; Sparks (dog)
Synopsis
Smokey and the Chief fight a fire at an amusement park.

Indexer Notes

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

Great Shape (Table of Contents: 5)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Hy Eisman
Inks
Hy Eisman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cashew Nutt
Synopsis
Smokey and the Chief have to make sure their equipment passes when an inspector shows up.

Indexer Notes

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

Crusader Rabbit (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Crusader Rabbit / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[Following in His Father's Footsteps] (Table of Contents: 7)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Hy Eisman
Inks
Hy Eisman
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Earl
Synopsis
Smokey's son wants to dress up in Smokey's fire-fighting clothes.

Indexer Notes

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

Dopey Dan and Safety Sam (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Juicy Fruit Gum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Smokey Stover
  2. 1. [Training the Dog to Fight Fires]
    Smokey Stover
  3. 2. The Confoogration
    Smokey Stover
  4. 3. Night Life
    Smokey Stover
  5. 4. Foos Alarm
    Smokey Stover
  6. 5. Great Shape
    Smokey Stover
  7. 6. Crusader Rabbit
    Crusader Rabbit
  8. 7. [Following in His Father's Footsteps]
    Smokey Stover
  9. 8. Dopey Dan and Safety Sam
    Juicy Fruit Gum
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