(February-April 1953)

Dell, 1952 Series
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1953-01-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Comic
Editing
Helen Meyer ?

Issue Notes

Indicia: GERALD McBOING BOING and the Nearsighted MR. MAGOO, No. 3, Feb.-April, 1953. Published quarterly by Dell Publishing Company, Inc. 261 Fifth Avenue, New York 16, New York; George T. Delacorte, Jr., President; Helen Meyer, Vice-President; Albert P. Delacorte, Vice-President. Single copies 10 cents. Copyright, 1953, by Columbia Pictures Corporation. All rights reserved throughout the world. Authorized edition. Designed and produced by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.

[Roaring lion] (Table of Contents)

Gerald McBoing Boing; Mr. Magoo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Gerald McBoing Boing; Mr. Magoo
Keywords
kitten; lion

[Here's a nickel bag of peanuts, Waldo...] (Table of Contents: 1)

Mr. Magoo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Magoo; Waldo
Synopsis
Mr. Magoo thinks that an elephant's trunk is a man-eating python attacking Waldo at the zoo.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover with indicia

Gerald and the Fog (Table of Contents: 2)

Gerald McBoing Boing / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
McB.B. #3-532
Genre
humor
Characters
Gerald McBoing Boing; Mr. McCloy; Mrs. McCloy; Captain McKinley; Engineer Scott
Synopsis
Gerald McBoing Boing helps Captain McKinley's ship, the Nellie, win the Atlantic Blue-Ribbon race by imitating a foghorn.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"UPA presents"

Trouble Indemnity (Table of Contents: 3)

Mr. Magoo / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Magoo; Mr. Tirebiter; Mr. Tirebiter's boss
Synopsis
After Mr. Tirebiter sells Mr. Magoo a $100,000 insurance policy, he and his boss try to keep Magoo from accidentally killing himself at a construction site.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"UPA presents"

[Frankly, Colonel, I get a little tired hearing how superior you are at big game hunting] (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Magoo / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Magoo; Colonel Bottomly; Alan Watermain
Synopsis
Mr. Magoo goes hunting for a lion in Africa and bags his guide, Alan Watermain, instead.

Indexer Notes

"UPA presents"; Colonel Bottomly spelled differently than in issue 1; Alan Quatermain parody

[I'm going next door for a cup of coffee!] (Table of Contents: 5)

Gerald McBoing Boing / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Gerald McBoing Boing; Storekeeper; Customer
Synopsis
Gerald McBoing Boing keeps a customer from stealing an apple while the storekeeper is out.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"UPA presents"; inside back cover

[Now where's that penny scale?] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Magoo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Magoo
Synopsis
Mr. Magoo mistakes a mailbox and clock for a scale.

Indexer Notes

"UPA presents"; back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Roaring lion]
    Gerald McBoing Boing; Mr. Magoo
  2. 1. [Here's a nickel bag of peanuts, Waldo...]
    Mr. Magoo
  3. 2. Gerald and the Fog
    Gerald McBoing Boing
  4. 3. Trouble Indemnity
    Mr. Magoo
  5. 4. [Frankly, Colonel, I get a little tired hearing how superior you are at big game hunting]
    Mr. Magoo
  6. 5. [I'm going next door for a cup of coffee!]
    Gerald McBoing Boing
  7. 6. [Now where's that penny scale?]
    Mr. Magoo
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