(August-September 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
Oskar Lebeck

Issue Notes

Copyright 1947, by Oskar Lebeck.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Albert and Pogo; Rover / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walt Kelly; Dan Noonan
Inks
Walt Kelly; Dan Noonan
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pogo; Rover
Reprints

[Red Fox Cubs; Gray Wolf Cubs; Otter] (Table of Contents: 1)

Photo Zoo / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
New York Zoological Society (photos)
Inks
New York Zoological Society (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

6 photos of animals at the bronx zoo. On inside front and back covers in black and white.

The Hurricane (Table of Contents: 2)

Rover / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Noonan (credited)
Pencils
Dan Noonan (credited)
Inks
Dan Noonan (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A.C.#28-478
Genre
adventure
Characters
Rover; Red; Mike Redmond; Fearless; Mrs. Hollis
Synopsis
Rover gets swept off the boat in a hurricane, and Red and Mike start searching for him.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Jigger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley [as Biff]
Pencils
John Stanley [as Biff]
Inks
John Stanley [as Biff]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you gonna spend th' whole day layin' around like that, Mooch?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Jigger; Mooch
Synopsis
Jigger and Mooch go to the country to search for food.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Albert and Pogo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
F'um tussock to hillock through de swamp...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Albert; Pogo; Willy de Weevil
Synopsis
Pogo reads a letter from Wallet Kelly asking refined readers to write letters to the comic book.
Reprints

[Brownie the Bear, Episode 1] (Table of Contents: 5)

Chuckwagon Charley's Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois (credited)
Pencils
Morris Gollub [as M. Gollub]
Inks
Morris Gollub [as M. Gollub]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Charley, how long will it be...
Characters
Chuckwagon Charley (cook storyteller); Pat (girl, audience); Pete (boy, audience); Hank Bigelow; Brownie (a bear cub)

An Elephant Never Forgets (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Don Lang (credited)
Pencils
Morris Gollub?
Inks
Morris Gollub?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Old Roger (an elephant); Tex Bell

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Nibble and Nubble / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly (credited)
Pencils
Walt Kelly (credited)
Inks
Walt Kelly (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! Pardon me.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Nibble; Nubble; Polly; John
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Uncle Wiggily / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois [as Howard R. Garis]
Pencils
H. R. McBride
Inks
H. R. McBride
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, there, Uncle Wiggily!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Wiggily Longears; Grandfather Goosey Gander; Silas Scarecrow; Mrs. Muskrat
Synopsis
Uncle Wiggily takes the place of Silas Scarecrow.

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1947 by Howard R. Garris. Du Bois credit per info in Michael Barrier's book Funnybooks The Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Gollub (painted)
Inks
Morris Gollub (painted)
Colors
Morris Gollub (painted)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Upside down, right side up...
Genre
animal

Indexer Notes

Poem with single illustration on back cover.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Albert and Pogo; Rover
  2. 1. [Red Fox Cubs; Gray Wolf Cubs; Otter]
    Photo Zoo
  3. 2. The Hurricane
    Rover
  4. 3. ["Are you gonna spend th' whole day layin' around like that, Mooch?"]
    Jigger
  5. 4. ["F'um tussock to hillock through de swamp..."]
    Albert and Pogo
  6. 5. [Brownie the Bear, Episode 1]
    Chuckwagon Charley's Tales
  7. 6. An Elephant Never Forgets
  8. 7. ["Hey! Pardon me."]
    Nibble and Nubble
  9. 8. ["Hi, there, Uncle Wiggily!"]
    Uncle Wiggily
  10. 9. ["Upside down, right side up..."]
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