Four Color #1008 - Beep Beep
(July-September 1959)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "BEEP BEEP, No. 1008." Code number is B.BEEP O.S. #1008-597. Copyright 1959 by Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. Second of three Beep Beep Four Colors.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote
Reprints
Keywords
camouflage

Indexer Notes

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

[Short Cut] (Table of Contents: 1)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote
Synopsis
Wile E. tries a short cut to catch Beep Beep, but gets run over by a car.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Fast Company (Table of Contents: 2)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Beep Beep's three sons; Wile E. Coyote; Cousin Crazylegs Coyote
Synopsis
Wile E.'s cousin Crazylegs comes to visit. He's faster than the road runners, but not very bright.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Getting the Bird (Table of Contents: 3)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Beep Beep's three sons; Wile E. Coyote
Synopsis
Beep Beep fools Wile E. with a dummy road runner. Wile E. then tries to fool Beep Beep by dressing up as a road runner.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Road Runners speaking in rhyme is a plot point. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Speed to Spare (Table of Contents: 4)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Beep Beep's three sons; Wile E. Coyote
Synopsis
Wile E. tries to hypnotize the road runners with hypnotic eyeglasses.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Red Riding Hoodlum (Table of Contents: 5)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mrs. Beep Beep; Beep Beep's three sons; Wile E. Coyote; Granny Road Runner
Synopsis
Mrs. Beep Beep sends her sons to take a basket of goodies to Grandma's. Wile E. goes to Grandma Road Runner's house to play out the Red Riding Hood story.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Beep Beep does not appear in the story.
Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

[Road Roller] (Table of Contents: 6)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote
Synopsis
Wile E. tries to trip the Road Runner from behind a rock, but painfully finds Beep Beep is pushing a road roller.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents". Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

[Echo Point] (Table of Contents: 7)

Beep Beep the Road Runner / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beep Beep the Road Runner; Wile E. Coyote
Synopsis
Beep Beep uses Echo Point to fool Wile E.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Beep Beep The Road Runner / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Day in...day out...over and over...repeat and rebeep...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beep Beep; Beep Beep's three sons; Wile E. Coyote
Synopsis
The road runners' "beeps" are driving Wile E. crazy, so they change noises for a while.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  2. 1. [Short Cut]
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  3. 2. Fast Company
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  4. 3. Getting the Bird
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  5. 4. Speed to Spare
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  6. 5. Red Riding Hoodlum
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  7. 6. [Road Roller]
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  8. 7. [Echo Point]
    Beep Beep the Road Runner
  9. 8. ["Day in...day out...over and over...repeat and rebeep..."]
    Beep Beep The Road Runner
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