(December 1948-January 1949)

Dell, 1943 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bimonthly
On-sale Date
1948-11-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
Oskar Lebeck (editor)

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 2, Part 2, Number 2, Periodicals, July-December 1948. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B167455.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Brenda Starr; Clyde Beatty; Gasoline Alley; Harold Teen; Little Orphan Annie; Moon Mullins; Smokey Stover; Terry and the Pirates; Tiny Tim / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Milton Caniff; Carl Ed; Bill Holman; Harold Gray; Dale Messick; Jim Chambers ?; Frank King; Frank Willard; Stanley Link
Inks
Milton Caniff; Carl Ed; Bill Holman; Harold Gray; Dale Messick; Jim Chambers ?; Frank King; Frank Willard; Stanley Link
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; drama; humor; detective-mystery; animal; children
Characters
Terry Lee; Connie; Harold Teen; Smokey Stover; Little Orphan Annie; Brenda Starr; Clyde Beatty; Walt Wallet; Moon Mullins; Tiny Tim

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

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank King
Pencils
Frank King
Inks
Frank King
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi Judy, what have you got there?
Genre
drama
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Printed in B&W with red tones only inside front cover

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

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Milton Caniff
Pencils
Milton Caniff
Inks
Milton Caniff
Colors
?
Letters
Frank Engli

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This cabin is next to Druisilla Crail's!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Connie; Terry Lee; Pat Ryan; Drusilla Crail; Big Stoop; Burma
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates daily (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Dale Messick
Pencils
Dale Messick
Inks
Dale Messick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boomwell, the millionaire, has been kidnapped.
Genre
drama; adventure; detective-mystery
Reprints
  • from Brenda Starr Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1941-11-23 - 1941-12-14

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

Moon Mullins / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard
Inks
Frank Willard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think I'll hint around and get me a uniform for Christmas...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sunday (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Stanley Link
Pencils
Stanley Link
Inks
Stanley Link
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shoot him, sheriff! Shoot him on the spot!
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Tiny Tim daily (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Night Call (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

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

Clyde Beatty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Chambers ?
Pencils
Jim Chambers ?
Inks
Jim Chambers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Clyde's circus train pulls into Hooper City...
Genre
adventure; animal
Characters
Clyde Beatty; Jose; Simba (lion); Ranee (tiger); Sultan (tiger)
Synopsis
Ruzelle attempts to sabotage Clyde's circus with booby-trapped steps and poisoned darts shot at the animals.
Keywords
blowguns; formaldehyde; Hooper City; railroads; Ruzelle's Razzle Dazzle Show; train engines

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

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Gray
Pencils
Harold Gray
Inks
Harold Gray
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, hello Annie - you look as if you'd been running -
Genre
adventure; children
Reprints
  • from Little Orphan Annie daily (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Carl Ed
Pencils
Carl Ed
Inks
Carl Ed
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pop - how's about slipping me a dime?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Harold Teen Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Little Joe / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Leffingwell
Pencils
Ed Leffingwell
Inks
Ed Leffingwell
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Humph! So that's the kids Uncle Dan, eh?
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
  • from Little Joe Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman
Inks
Bill Holman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The floor is this room is a sight, Smokey!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Printed inside of back cover in B&W with red tones only

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

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

Script
Al Posen
Pencils
Al Posen
Inks
Al Posen
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pretty day to be out, ma -
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Sweeney & Son Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx