Four Color #1281 - Walter Lantz Chilly Willy
(April-June 1962)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1962-01-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Walter Lantz CHILLY WILLY, No. 1281." Code number is CHILLY W. OS #1281-623. Copyright 1962 by Walter Lantz Productions, Inc. On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chilly Willy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy
Keywords
bird nests; igloos; snow

Indexer Notes

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

Safety Most (Table of Contents: 1)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Weaver
Inks
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy
Synopsis
Chilly paints a "Beware of Dog Team" sign for his igloo.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The On the Go Guy (Table of Contents: 2)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vivie Risto
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy; Patty Penguin
Synopsis
Chilly uses his position as town-crier to foil bank robbers.

Indexer Notes

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

The Fish Fry (Table of Contents: 3)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Weaver
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy; Wally Walrus; Patty Penguin; the Polar Pirates
Synopsis
The Polar Pirates ruin the town's plans for a fish fry.

Indexer Notes

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

No News Blues (Table of Contents: 4)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vivie Risto
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy; Patty Penguin; Wally Walrus
Synopsis
Chilly starts a newspaper but finds there isn't any news.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Unbearable Bear (Table of Contents: 5)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vivie Risto
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy; Ping; Pong; Bully Bear
Synopsis
Chilly has to find a way to keep Bully Bear from taking over his igloo for his winter hibernation.

Indexer Notes

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

The Hopeless Case (Table of Contents: 6)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Weaver
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy
Synopsis
Chilly tries to help a sled lead dog that doesn't have a sense of direction.

Indexer Notes

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

On the Spot (Table of Contents: 7)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Weaver
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy; Wilbur Walrus; Patty Penguin
Synopsis
Chilly has to judge a beauty contest and no matter who he chooses, the other contestants will be upset with him.

Indexer Notes

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

Seeing the Sights (Table of Contents: 8)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vivie Risto
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy; Patty Penguin
Synopsis
Chilly is a tourist in Polar City and helps save the city from a dragon.

Indexer Notes

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

Simple Solution (Table of Contents: 9)

Ping and Pong / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vivie Risto
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Ping; Pong
Synopsis
Ping and Pong find a way to share a pair of binoculars.

Indexer Notes

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

Double Duty (Table of Contents: 10)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vivie Risto
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy; Ping; Pong
Synopsis
Ping and Pong use Chilly's snowshoes as tennis rackets.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Undercover (Table of Contents: 11)

Chilly Willy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy
Synopsis
Chilly uses his kayak to protect himself from the rain.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover; pantomime story.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Chilly Willy
  2. 1. Safety Most
    Chilly Willy
  3. 2. The On the Go Guy
    Chilly Willy
  4. 3. The Fish Fry
    Chilly Willy
  5. 4. No News Blues
    Chilly Willy
  6. 5. The Unbearable Bear
    Chilly Willy
  7. 6. The Hopeless Case
    Chilly Willy
  8. 7. On the Spot
    Chilly Willy
  9. 8. Seeing the Sights
    Chilly Willy
  10. 9. Simple Solution
    Ping and Pong
  11. 10. Double Duty
    Chilly Willy
  12. 11. Undercover
    Chilly Willy
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