(January 1952)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
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

Indicia title: Howdy Doody Comics.
Copyright, 1951, by Kagran Corporation.
Designed and produced by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.


[Santa Doody] (Table of Contents)

Howdy Doody / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Howdy Doody

Indexer Notes

Christmas cover (Howdy as Santa Claus)

Howdy Doody's Christmas Eve (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Edward Kean ?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Letters
typeset

Genre
children
Characters
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Santa Claus

Indexer Notes

On inside front and back covers in black and white.

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

Howdy Doody / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Gormley

Job Number
H.D.#13-521
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oops!
Genre
children
Characters
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Mr. Bluster [Phineas T. Bluster]; Flub-a-Dub; Inspector Fadoozle; Clarabell; Mortgage Man
Synopsis
Howdy thinks he's found oil on Mr. Bluster's property.

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

Howdy Doody / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Gormley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dilly, it won't be long until Christmas!
Genre
children
Characters
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally
Synopsis
Howdy and Dilly go shopping for a Christmas tree.

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

Howdy Doody / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Gormley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This sporting goods store always has interesting window displays, Dilly!
Genre
children
Characters
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally; Peter Penguin
Synopsis
Howdy and Dilly meet a homesick eskimo who wants to go back to the North Pole.

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

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

Script
Edward Kean
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Gormley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yep, my very own li'l house!
Genre
children
Characters
Dilly Dally
Synopsis
Dilly tries, unsuccessfully, to get rid of a pesky mouse. In desperation, he finally puts up a "For Sale" sign on his house and heads down the road .. with the mouse hitching a ride on his suitcase!

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

Howdy Doody / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edward Kean ?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Gormley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your photo 25c
Genre
children
Characters
Howdy Doody; Dilly Dally

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Santa Doody]
    Howdy Doody
  2. 1. Howdy Doody's Christmas Eve
    Howdy Doody
  3. 2. ["Oops!"]
    Howdy Doody
  4. 3. ["Dilly, it won't be long until Christmas!"]
    Howdy Doody
  5. 4. ["This sporting goods store always has interesting window displays, Dilly!"]
    Howdy Doody
  6. 5. ["Yep, my very own li'l house!"]
    Dilly Dally
  7. 6. ["Your photo 25c"]
    Howdy Doody
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  • Gregory Fischer
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