(January 1950)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president); Helen Meyer (vice-president); Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Copyright, 1949, by Robert E. (Bob) Smith.
Designed and produced by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.
All information for this issue from Karl Wilcox, January 2008.


Howdy Steps From The Television Screen Into The Comics (Table of Contents)

Howdy Doody / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Howdy Doody

Meet Howdy Doody (Table of Contents: 1)

Howdy Doody / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Howdy Doody

Indexer Notes

In black-and-white on inside front cover.

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

Howdy Doody / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H.D.#1-501
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here we are at the beginning of my career!
Genre
humor
Characters
Howdy Doody; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]

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

Clarabell / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
(Sniff,) (Sniff..)
Genre
humor
Characters
Clarabell; Flub-a-Dub

Howdy and the Pirates (Table of Contents: 4)

Howdy Doody / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]

Whatzits? (Table of Contents: 5)

Howdy Doodlings / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Howdy Doody; Clarabell; Flub-a-Dub

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

Flub-a-Dub / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got a big date tonight
Genre
humor
Characters
Flub-a-Dub

Mister Bluster's Circus (Table of Contents: 7)

Phineas T. Bluster / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]; Clarabell; Flub-a-Dub; Jack; Joe

Howdy's Camping Adventure (Table of Contents: 8)

Howdy Doody / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Bosco, the Talking Bear

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

Dilly Dally / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I gotta hurry!
Genre
humor
Characters
Dilly Dally; Howdy Doody; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]

[Howdy Doodlings] (Table of Contents: 10)

Howdy Doodlings / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Howdy Doody; Flub-a-Dub

Howdy in Alaska (Table of Contents: 11)

Howdy Doody / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
Dick Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Ikky; Joe; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]

Meet Mr. Bluster (Table of Contents: 12)

Phineas T. Bluster / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]

Indexer Notes

In black-and-white on inside back cover.

Your Most Favorite Television Stars! (Table of Contents: 13)

Howdy Doody / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
?

Characters
Howdy Doody; Clarabell; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Howdy Steps From The Television Screen Into The Comics
    Howdy Doody
  2. 1. Meet Howdy Doody
    Howdy Doody
  3. 2. ["Here we are at the beginning of my career!"]
    Howdy Doody
  4. 3. ["(Sniff,) (Sniff..)"]
    Clarabell
  5. 4. Howdy and the Pirates
    Howdy Doody
  6. 5. Whatzits?
    Howdy Doodlings
  7. 6. ["I've got a big date tonight"]
    Flub-a-Dub
  8. 7. Mister Bluster's Circus
    Phineas T. Bluster
  9. 8. Howdy's Camping Adventure
    Howdy Doody
  10. 9. ["I gotta hurry!"]
    Dilly Dally
  11. 10. [Howdy Doodlings]
    Howdy Doodlings
  12. 11. Howdy in Alaska
    Howdy Doody
  13. 12. Meet Mr. Bluster
    Phineas T. Bluster
  14. 13. Your Most Favorite Television Stars!
    Howdy Doody
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Donald Dale Milne
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • John P. Selegue
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer