Four Color #990 - Huckleberry Hound
(May-July 1959)

Dell, 1942 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "HUCKLEBERRY HOUND, No. 990." Code number is H.H.O.S. #990-595.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Huckleberry Hound (Table of Contents)

Huckleberry Hound / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound; Yogi Bear; Mr. Jinks; Pixie; Dixie
Keywords
hat trick; magic wand; stage magic

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Karl Wilcox (April 2008).

More Fun Than a 3-Ring Circus (Table of Contents: 1)

Huckleberry Hound / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound; Yogi Bear; Mr. Jinks; Pixie

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Three illustrated word puzzles with typeset text. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

Badge 13 3/4 (Table of Contents: 2)

Huckleberry Hound / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound; Wee Willie
Synopsis
Huck is a policeman and must capture Wee Willie, the escaped gorilla.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

End of story segues into next story. This story is based on the Huckleberry Hound TV cartoon "Huckleberry Hound Meets Wee Willie." (Karl Wilcox via e-mail, January 15, 2008). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

Big Game Hunter (Table of Contents: 3)

Huckleberry Hound / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound
Synopsis
Huck is a lion hunter in Africa.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is based on the Huckleberry Hound TV cartoon "Lion-Hearted Huck." (Karl Wilcox, via e-mail January 15, 2008.) Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

Lone Star Hero (Table of Contents: 4)

Pixie, Dixie and Mr. Jinks / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pixie; Dixie; Mr. Jinks; LeRoy Longhorn (Pixie and Dixie's cousin)
Synopsis
Pixie and Dixie's cousin from Texas, LeRoy Longhorn, comes to visit.

Indexer Notes

This story is based on the Pixie & Dixie & Mr. Jinx TV cartoon "Cousin Tex." (Karl Wilcox, via e-mail January 15, 2008.) Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

Yogi Bear and The Awful "It" (Table of Contents: 5)

Yogi Bear / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Yogi Bear; Boo Boo
Synopsis
A hunter in a mixed-up animal disguise is terrorizing the forest animals, who take refuge in Yogi's cave.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

Huckleberry Hound and the Wee Whistler (Table of Contents: 6)

Huckleberry Hound / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound
Synopsis
A little bird warns Huck about a bear and in gratitude Huck tells him that if he's ever in trouble, just to whistle. A fox spends the rest of the story stalking the little bird, who has to keep calling on Huck for help.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

[Short fire hose] (Table of Contents: 7)

Huckleberry Hound / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound
Synopsis
Huck has to result to an alternate plan when his water hose is too short to reach a burning doghouse.

Indexer Notes

Last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents". Pantomime story. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

Mr. Jinks is Jinxed! (Table of Contents: 8)

Pixie, Dixie and Mr. Jinks / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pixie; Dixie; Mr. Jinks
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Five riddles. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

Huckleberry Hound's Mystery Board (Table of Contents: 9)

Huckleberry Hound / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huckleberry Hound; Yogi Bear; Boo Boo; Pixie; Dixie; Mr. Jinks; Yakky Doodle?
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover. A number guessing game. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 8, 2008)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Huckleberry Hound
    Huckleberry Hound
  2. 1. More Fun Than a 3-Ring Circus
    Huckleberry Hound
  3. 2. Badge 13 3/4
    Huckleberry Hound
  4. 3. Big Game Hunter
    Huckleberry Hound
  5. 4. Lone Star Hero
    Pixie, Dixie and Mr. Jinks
  6. 5. Yogi Bear and The Awful "It"
    Yogi Bear
  7. 6. Huckleberry Hound and the Wee Whistler
    Huckleberry Hound
  8. 7. [Short fire hose]
    Huckleberry Hound
  9. 8. Mr. Jinks is Jinxed!
    Pixie, Dixie and Mr. Jinks
  10. 9. Huckleberry Hound's Mystery Board
    Huckleberry Hound
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Roger A. Budnick
  • John P. Selegue
  • Merlin Haas
  • Ken Lemons
  • Chris Launder
  • Jim Walls
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Gary Perlman
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Craig Delich
  • James Ludwig
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Mike Nielsen
  • David Porta
  • Matthew Torrance
  • Ken Kwilinski
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Max Capp
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Darrel McCann
  • Peter Croome