Four Color #1132 - Walter Lantz Space Mouse
(August-October 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Pages
36
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Walter Lantz SPACE MOUSE, No. 1132." Code number is SPACE MOUSE O.S. #1132-606. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Space Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Space Mouse
Keywords
artificial satellites

The Kickback (Table of Contents: 1)

Space Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Space Mouse
Synopsis
Space Mouse gets some faulty advice on how to start a balky space ship.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

The Secret Weapon (Table of Contents: 2)

Space Mouse / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Space Mouse; King Size; Count de Penny; Black Tom; Persian Pearl
Synopsis
Space Mouse, disguised as a Siamese cat, goes undercover on the planet Felinia to spy on Black Tom, the leader of the Meow Meows.

Indexer Notes

Space Mouse speaks in beatnik slang. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

The Frightful Weapon (Table of Contents: 3)

Space Mouse / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Space Mouse; King Size
Synopsis
Sky Raiders kidnap Rodney, the King's nephew, and hold him for ransom on Asteroid 28.

Indexer Notes

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

Nothing But the Tooth (Table of Contents: 4)

Sam 'n' Simian / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters
Sam; Simian
Synopsis
Sam and Simian open a dentist's office and have to pull a lion's tooth.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Planetary Pirates (Table of Contents: 5)

Space Mouse / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Space Mouse; Vermin Brothers (villains)
Synopsis
After Space Mouse stops on an asteroid to help a disabled rocket ship, his Lunar Schooner is hijacked by a pair of rats, the Vermin Brothers. He tracks them to the planet Goofoffus, home of the laziest people in the universe.

Indexer Notes

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

Weather Wise (Table of Contents: 6)

Space Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Space Mouse; King Size
Synopsis
King Size gets a full weather report before flying his kite.

Indexer Notes

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

Target Darters (Table of Contents: 7)

Space Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Space Mouse
Synopsis
Space Mouse leads his space rangers in target practice.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

The Hot Seat (Table of Contents: 8)

Space Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Space Mouse
Synopsis
Space Mouse uses an umbrella for shade when flying his space ship close to the sun.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; pantomime story.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Space Mouse
  2. 1. The Kickback
    Space Mouse
  3. 2. The Secret Weapon
    Space Mouse
  4. 3. The Frightful Weapon
    Space Mouse
  5. 4. Nothing But the Tooth
    Sam 'n' Simian
  6. 5. Planetary Pirates
    Space Mouse
  7. 6. Weather Wise
    Space Mouse
  8. 7. Target Darters
    Space Mouse
  9. 8. The Hot Seat
    Space Mouse
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