Four Color #1303 - Lad a Dog
([February-April] 1962)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1961-12-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Lad A Dog, No. 1303." No code number. Copyright 1947, 1961 by E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.

"Movie Classic" on cover. Adapted from the 1962 movie "Lad: A Dog." (No colon in indicia or in any mention of the title in the issue).

No month is given on the cover or in the indicia. Based on the copyright dates of this issue and others in the series released around the same time, one can determine that this issue was published with other Four Color issues bearing a "February-April 1962" cover date.

On-sale date from 1962 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Lad A Dog (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
animal
Characters
Angela Glure (photo of Angela Cartwright); Lad (dog)

Lad A Dog (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
animal
Characters
Stephen Tremayne (photo of Peter Breck); Elizabeth Tremayne (photo of Peggy McCay); Angela Glure (photo of Angela Cartwright); Hamilcar Q. Glure (photo of Carroll O'Connor); Hilda, the nurse (photo of Alice Pearce); Lad (dog, photo)
Synopsis
Preview of the story.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Five photos from the movie and a partial cast list.

Lad A Dog (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch (comic adaptation); Lillie Hayward; Roberta O. Hodes (screenplay)
Pencils
Sam Glanzman (signed as S.J.G.)
Inks
Sam Glanzman (signed as S.J.G.)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
animal
Characters
Stephen Tremayne; Elizabeth Tremayne; Angela Glure; Hamilcar Q. Glure; Jackson White; Lad (dog)
Synopsis
The adventures of Lad, a prize collie who wins the love of a crippled young girl despite the actions of her father.

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the 1962 movie "Lad: A Dog."

The Collie (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; animal
Synopsis
The history of the Collie breed of dog.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Illustrations and typeset text.

Dog Heroes (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glanzman
Inks
Sam Glanzman
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; animal
Synopsis
Two stories of dogs saving humans. One from a Midwest blizzard in 1888, the other from the Pacific Theatre of war during World War II. Specifics of each story are vague.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrations and typeset text.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lad A Dog
  2. 1. Lad A Dog
  3. 2. Lad A Dog
  4. 3. The Collie
  5. 4. Dog Heroes
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