Four Color #799 - Priscilla's Pop
(May 1957)

Dell, 1942 Series
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0.10 USD
Pages
36
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "PRISCILLA'S POP, No. 799." Code number is PRIS.P.O.S. #799-575. Copyright 1957 by NEA Service, Inc. Based on the NEA newspaper strip "Priscilla's Pop" by Al Vermeer.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Priscilla's Pop / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Vermeer ?
Inks
Al Vermeer ?
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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla
Reprints
Keywords
chickens; chicks

Indexer Notes

Cover says "by Al Vermeer," but he may or may not have drawn it.

[The Roller-Coaster] (Table of Contents: 1)

Priscilla's Pop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla
Synopsis
Priscilla is frightened while riding on a roller coaster with her father, but at the end of the ride is ready to ride it again.
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Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

Bored of Education (Table of Contents: 2)

Priscilla's Pop / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla; Lester; Jenny Lu; Hollyhock; Stuart; Hubert Pike

Synopsis
Superintendent Pennleigh decides to appoint a student as school superintendent for a day. Priscilla gets the honor and does the duties in an unorthodox way.
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Driving Pop Wild (Table of Contents: 3)

Priscilla's Pop / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Inks
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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla
Synopsis
Priscilla's father "borrows" his neighbor's car when he thinks Priscilla has taken his car for a drive.

A Good Bet on the TV Set (Table of Contents: 4)

Priscilla's Pop / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla
Synopsis
When the TV set needs repairs, Priscilla goes to a auto repair shop and borrows some tools. While she's gone, her father gets a TV repairman to fix the set. Not knowing the set is fixed, Priscilla goes to work and undoes the recent repairs. Her father returns, finds the set doesn't work and drags the TV repairman back to fix it again.
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Indexer Notes

The story narration at the bottom of each panel is told in rhyme, which was a device sometimes used in the newspaper strip.

The Printed Word (Table of Contents: 5)

Priscilla's Pop / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla; Lester; Oliver (dog); Jenny Lu; Hollyhock
Synopsis
Lester prints up fake passes to the rodeo and sells one to Priscilla for a dime. Her father gives her a real pass and Priscilla realizes she was fooled. Later her friends follow her to the rodeo, expecting her to be bounced at the entrance. When she is admitted with the real pass, the rest of kids think she got in with the fake pass and try to use the fakes themselves, with unhappy results.

A Hungry Audience (Table of Contents: 6)

Priscilla's Pop / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla; Carlyle
Synopsis
Priscilla's mother sends her brother Carlyle to the theater to bring her home for dinner. Priscilla wants to see the movie again and convinces Carlyle to stay. Her father comes to get the pair and ends up staying to watch the movie. Priscilla's mother has dinner ready and ends up taking it to the theater for the family to eat.
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[Shoveling Surprise] (Table of Contents: 7)

Priscilla's Pop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla; Oliver (dog)
Synopsis
Priscilla shovels the walk to a house, but finds a "For Rent" sign when she finishes the last of the shoveling.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[Horn Solution] (Table of Contents: 8)

Priscilla's Pop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
children
Characters
Priscilla
Synopsis
Priscilla is driving her father to distraction by tooting on a horn; but the noise comes in handy when her parents are visited by a boring couple.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Priscilla's Pop
  2. 1. [The Roller-Coaster]
    Priscilla's Pop
  3. 2. Bored of Education
    Priscilla's Pop
  4. 3. Driving Pop Wild
    Priscilla's Pop
  5. 4. A Good Bet on the TV Set
    Priscilla's Pop
  6. 5. The Printed Word
    Priscilla's Pop
  7. 6. A Hungry Audience
    Priscilla's Pop
  8. 7. [Shoveling Surprise]
    Priscilla's Pop
  9. 8. [Horn Solution]
    Priscilla's Pop
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