(January 1944)

Dell, 1943 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Oskar Lebeck; Albert P. Delacorte (vice president)

Issue Notes

Copyright 1943 by K. K. Publications, Inc

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Gould
Pencils
Chester Gould
Inks
Chester Gould
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A midget, named Jerome, double-crossed Doolb, his old boss...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Jerome Trohs; Mamma; Pat Patton; Chief Brandon; Junior Tracy; Oscar (dog)
Synopsis
Trohs has his gang grab Tracy and bring him to his hideout, where he crushes Tracy's right hand in a vise. The gang dumps Tracy in a trash bin. Patton finds Mamma in a candy store, but is roughed up when he tries to handcuff her. Junior has a run-in with Mamma and her St. Bernard attacks Junior's dog Oscar. In the battle, the St. Bernard's dog tag comes off and Junior finds it and takes it to Tracy. Tracy and his men hide in a dog catcher's wagon and capture Mamma. Tracy and his men are waiting when Trohs and his gang return to their hideout.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Little Joe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Leffingwell
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Brenda Starr / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dale Messick (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Cloudy Williams / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Jenney (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Martin Branner
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Moon Mullins / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Willard
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

By Blood and Toil (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Characters
Buddy Thorn

Indexer Notes

Gaylord Du Bois script credit as per Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott (1984) - Page 135. Gaylord Du Bois script identification by David Porta, June 2014.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

You're in the Army Now / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Jack Ficklen [as Herc Ficklen]
Pencils
Jack Ficklen [as Herc Ficklen] (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Helen Meyer (business manager)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Harold Teen / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Ed (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Tiny Tim / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stanley Link
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

Mr. Tsao's Fowl Deed (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Clyde Beatty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Jim Chambers (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stop the train!
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Clyde Beatty; Jim Tracker; Gaywood
Synopsis
Clyde and Tracker track Gaywood through the forest.
Keywords
locomotives; railroads; tracking; trains

Indexer Notes

Du Bois script credit from the Catalog of Copyright Entries.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Sweeney and Son / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Posen (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harold Gray
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. ["A midget, named Jerome, double-crossed Doolb, his old boss..."]
    Dick Tracy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Little Joe
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Brenda Starr
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cloudy Williams
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Winnie Winkle
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Moon Mullins
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Smitty
  9. 8. By Blood and Toil
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    You're in the Army Now
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Harold Teen
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tiny Tim
  14. 13. Mr. Tsao's Fowl Deed
  15. 14. ["Stop the train!"]
    Clyde Beatty
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Sweeney and Son
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Little Orphan Annie
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