Porky Pig #47
(July-August 1956)

Dell, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
?

[Mountain Climbing] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Reprints
Keywords
mountain climbing

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

Cicero / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
John Liggera
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bang! Bang! Bam! I got you!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Porky is upset because Cicero is making so much noise. He suggests Cicero take up music.
Keywords
cymbals

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Fiddle Faddle (Table of Contents: 2)

Porky Pig / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Abranz
Inks
fred Abranz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
P.P. #47-567
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Porky and Cicero fly a 1904 biplane across the Atlantic Ocean to the island of Itsavania to search for the fiddle that Nero played while Rome burned.
Keywords
biplane; fiddle; jewels; king; museum; mythical island; trans-Atlantic flight

The Cuckoo Trap (Table of Contents: 3)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vivie Risto
Inks
Vivie Risto
Colors
?
Letters
Vivie Risto

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Henery Hawk; Foghorn Leghorn
Synopsis
Foghorn has laryngitis and Henery takes advantage to hide inside a jumbo cuckoo clock.
Reprints
Keywords
cuckoo clock; laryngitis; Trojan Horse

The Dangerous Dudes (Table of Contents: 4)

Porky Pig / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Abranz
Inks
Fred Abranz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig
Synopsis
Bank robbers decide to hide out on a dude ranch, but are foiled by Porky.
Reprints
Keywords
bank robbers; dude ranch; lunch buckets

The Foolish Wish (Table of Contents: 5)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
John Liggera
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mary Jane; Sniffles; Chuggy Frog; Wickadee
Synopsis
A wicked wizard turns a frog into part-bird. Mary Jane and Sniffles go with the frog to the Wizard's home to see if he'll turn the frog back to normal.
Reprints
Keywords
frog; magic spell; wizard

Madcap Movies (Table of Contents: 6)

Porky Pig / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Abranz
Inks
Steve Steere ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Porky and Cicero are in the woods attempting to get good movies of animals to sell for extra money. After Cicero sets up a prank with a friendly cow, two shady characters try to scare them away with a grizzly bear rug.
Keywords
cow; forest; furs; grizzly bear; movie-making; poachers; rug

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

Porky Pig / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
John Liggera ?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, boy! That must be a surprise cake...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig
Synopsis
Petunia bakes a cake for Porky's birthday, but Porky can't wait until dinner to eat it.
Reprints
Keywords
birthday; cake

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Vacation Time is All Too Short (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Juicy Fruit; Wrigley's / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Mountain Climbing]
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. ["Bang! Bang! Bam! I got you!"]
    Cicero
  3. 2. Fiddle Faddle
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. The Cuckoo Trap
    Henery Hawk
  5. 4. The Dangerous Dudes
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. The Foolish Wish
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  7. 6. Madcap Movies
    Porky Pig
  8. 7. ["Oh, boy! That must be a surprise cake..."]
    Porky Pig
  9. 8. Vacation Time is All Too Short
    Juicy Fruit; Wrigley's
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