(March 1944)

Dell, 1943 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Magazine
Editing
Oskar Lebeck

Issue Notes

Copyright 1944 by K. K. Publications, Inc
First 52-page issue

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy; Harold Teen; Moon Mullins; Little Orphan Annie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
drama; humor; detective-mystery; teen

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

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

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

the inside-front cover

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

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
Why, man, we couldn't give this place away!
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Jerome Trohs; Mamma; Chief Brandon; Pat Patton
Synopsis
Trosh decides to buy the tourist camp as a hideout. Meanwhile, Mamma has seen a newsreel of Trosh performing as "Joe Atom," midget cowboy and escapes from jail and goes west to confront Trosh herself. Trosh steals the money he was paid for the tourist camp and the Doggie City Sheriff calls Tracy about the midget thief. Mamma and Tracy both end up at Trosh's hideout at the same time.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Clyde Beatty / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The leopard, hearing the child, snarls and breaks away from the men!
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Clyde Beatty; Mr. Gibbon; Ann Gibbon
Synopsis
The circus plays Madison Square Garden. Gaywood kidnaps Ann Gibbon.
Keywords
leopards; Madison Square Garden; parades

Indexer Notes

Jim Chambers art credit corroborated as per Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 1, [B] Group 2, Pamphlets, Etc. New Series, 1944 - Page 264. Jim Chambers art identification corroboration by David Porta, June 2014.

Du Bois script credit from the Catalog of Copyright Entries.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dale Messick
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery

[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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Stanley Link
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Harold Teen / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen

Secret Weapon (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Characters
Arnie Ericson

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: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Harold Gray
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama

Let's War on Waste (Table of Contents: 12)

Dick Tracy; Harold Teen / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

C3 [cover 3] the inside-back cover

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.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy; Harold Teen; Moon Mullins; Little Orphan Annie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Sweeney and Son
  3. 2. ["Why, man, we couldn't give this place away!"]
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. ["The leopard, hearing the child, snarls and breaks away from the men!"]
    Clyde Beatty
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Brenda Starr
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Winnie Winkle
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Moon Mullins
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Smitty
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tiny Tim
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Harold Teen
  11. 10. Secret Weapon
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Little Orphan Annie
  13. 12. Let's War on Waste
    Dick Tracy; Harold Teen
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