Four Color #1022 - Timmy
(August-October 1959)

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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 "TIMMY, No. 1022." Code number is TIMMY O.S. #1022-598. Copyright 1959 by Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate, Inc. Fourth of four Timmy Four Colors. Based on the "Timmy" newspaper strip by Howard Sparber. Cover says "By Sparber," but in correspondence with D.D. Degg, Howard Sparber said he had nothing to do with the Dell Timmy comic books.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Timmy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; Hanky
Keywords
roller skates

[No Help] (Table of Contents: 1)

Timmy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Sparber
Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Letters
Ben Oda ?

Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; his father; Hanky (cameo)
Synopsis
Timmy helps his father find his briefcase when he is late for work.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

The Soda Jerks (Table of Contents: 2)

Timmy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Sparber
Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
TIMMY O.S. #1022-598
Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; Hankey; Timmy's father; Timmy's mother
Synopsis
Timmy and Hanky go into business when their father buys them a do-it-yourself soda fountain. Their only problem is they are doing business on a "buy now, pay later" plan.

Sailing! Sailing! (Table of Contents: 3)

Timmy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Sparber
Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; Hanky; Timmy's father; Timmy's mother
Synopsis
Timmy and Hanky and their father attend a boat show in a limousine when their rich friend and her parents can't go. A boat salesman sees them getting out of the limo and tries to sell them an expensive boat. Meanwhile Timmy and Hanky are getting into mischief aboard the boats.

The Old West (Table of Contents: 4)

Timmy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Sparber
Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; Hanky; Timmy's father; Timmy's mother
Synopsis
Timmy imagines what his family's life would have been like if they had lived in the old West.

Mother's Little Helpers (Table of Contents: 5)

Timmy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Sparber
Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; Hanky; Timmy's father; Timmy's mother
Synopsis
Timmy's mother tries to fix a leaky pipe in the basement.

The Pet Project (Table of Contents: 6)

Timmy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Sparber
Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; Hankey; Timmy's father; Timmy's mother
Synopsis
Timmy and Hanky cause havoc in a pet shop.

Indexer Notes

Last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

[The Cake Mess] (Table of Contents: 7)

Timmy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Sparber
Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; Hanky; Timmy's mother
Synopsis
Timmy and Hanky try to help their mother make a cake.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[The Show-Off] (Table of Contents: 8)

Timmy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Sparber
Pencils
Howard Sparber
Inks
Howard Sparber
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Timmy; Hanky; Timmy's father; Timmy's mother
Synopsis
Timmy's father tries to do tricks at the roller-skating rink.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color; pantomime story.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Timmy
  2. 1. [No Help]
    Timmy
  3. 2. The Soda Jerks
    Timmy
  4. 3. Sailing! Sailing!
    Timmy
  5. 4. The Old West
    Timmy
  6. 5. Mother's Little Helpers
    Timmy
  7. 6. The Pet Project
    Timmy
  8. 7. [The Cake Mess]
    Timmy
  9. 8. [The Show-Off]
    Timmy
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