Four Color #1137 - The Little Rascals
(August-October 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1960
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "THE LITTLE RASCALS, No. 1137." Code number is L.RASCALS O.S. #1137-608. Copyright 1960 by Hal Roach Studios.

Spanky and Alfalfa the Little Rascals (Table of Contents)

Spanky and Alfalfa The Little Rascals / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Gantz
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso]
Keywords
giraffes; zoos

Indexer Notes

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

The Billy Goat's Show (Table of Contents: 1)

The Little Rascals / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
David Gantz
Inks
David Gantz
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Buckwheat]; Billy (goat)
Synopsis
Spanky and Buckwheat charge the kids to watch Billy eat junk.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Script credit from "The Works of Paul S. Newman Part 25: 1960" by Robin Snyder in The Comics Vol. 19, No. 1 (January 2008). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Reward (Table of Contents: 2)

The Little Rascals / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
David Gantz
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Toughie McGurk; Billy (goat)
Synopsis
The Rascals and Toughie McGurk's Pirates look for a gold watch on the McDonald farm in order to get a $10 reward.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from "The Works of Paul S. Newman Part 25: 1960" by Robin Snyder in The Comics Vol. 19, No. 1 (January 2008). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Truants (Table of Contents: 3)

The Little Rascals / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
David Gantz
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Mr. Grumble; Mr. Hooker; Miss Pretty
Synopsis
Mr. Grumble fires Mr. Hooker as truant officer because the school district has no truants. The Rascals decided to play hooky the next day so Mr. Hooker will get his job back.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from "The Works of Paul S. Newman Part 25: 1960" by Robin Snyder in The Comics Vol. 19, No. 1 (January 2008). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Statue Maker (Table of Contents: 4)

The Little Rascals / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
David Gantz
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Rascals [Alfalfa]; Aunt Matilda
Synopsis
Aunt Matilda decides that Alfalfa is going to be a great sculptor and takes him to a sculptor's studio for lessons.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from "The Works of Paul S. Newman Part 25: 1960" by Robin Snyder in The Comics Vol. 19, No. 1 (January 2008). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Pet (Table of Contents: 5)

The Little Rascals / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
David Gantz
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa; Fatso; Buckwheat; Farina]; Waldo Worthington; Billy (goat)
Synopsis
Spanky trades Billy the goat for Waldo the rich kid's rabbit. Billy proceeds to cause havoc in the Worthington household.

Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Script credit from "The Works of Paul S. Newman Part 25: 1960" by Robin Snyder in The Comics Vol. 19, No. 1 (January 2008). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Diet (Table of Contents: 6)

The Little Rascals / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
David Gantz
Inks
David Gantz
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Rascals [Fatso; Farina]
Synopsis
Farina puts Fatso on a diet, but not for long.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Script credit from "The Works of Paul S. Newman Part 25: 1960" by Robin Snyder in The Comics Vol. 19, No. 1 (January 2008). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

You're Out (Table of Contents: 7)

The Little Rascals / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
David Gantz
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Rascals [Spanky; Alfalfa]; Toughie McGurk
Synopsis
Toughie hits a baseball that unravels in midair. Alfalfa catches the ball and rewinds it and tags out Toughie.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; pantomime story. Script credit from "The Works of Paul S. Newman Part 25: 1960" by Robin Snyder in The Comics Vol. 19, No. 1 (January 2008). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Spanky and Alfalfa the Little Rascals
    Spanky and Alfalfa The Little Rascals
  2. 1. The Billy Goat's Show
    The Little Rascals
  3. 2. The Reward
    The Little Rascals
  4. 3. The Truants
    The Little Rascals
  5. 4. The Statue Maker
    The Little Rascals
  6. 5. The Pet
    The Little Rascals
  7. 6. The Diet
    The Little Rascals
  8. 7. You're Out
    The Little Rascals
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