Porky Pig #50
(January-February 1957)

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
?

[Sled and Skis] (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
skis; sled

[Rough Ride] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig
Synopsis
After a rough horseback ride, Porky drives his car standing up.
Keywords
horseback ride

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Pantomime story.

Porky Pig and the Unwelcome Guest (Table of Contents: 2)

Porky Pig / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Vic Lockman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
P.P. #50-571
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Synopsis
Porky buys an old hotel that's in the path of a new freeway and moves it to Mirage Valley, 89 miles from Nowhere. A local prospector runs his car into the hotel, thinking it's a mirage and demands that Porky put him up until his car is fixed.
Keywords
beans; geiger counter; hotel; mirage; prospector

On with the Show (Table of Contents: 3)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 3.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Henery Hawk; Foghorn Leghorn; Ollie Owl
Synopsis
Unhappy with the condition of the chicken house, the hens decide to leave and find better quarters. Henery builds a false-front for a hotel to try to lure them into a cage, but Ollie ruins the plan.
Keywords
chicken house; false-front; shingles; stage

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Helen Meyer (business manager)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1956. No circulation figures.

The Eager Eagle Hunters (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Sylvester
Synopsis
Porky is having bad luck with his pet shop business. A customer wants an eagle, so Porky and Sylvester try to catch one.
Keywords
eagles; egg; mountains; pet shop

The Chocolate Soldier Cake (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mary Jane; Sniffles; Susie Jones
Synopsis
Mary Jane and Sniffles help their friend Susie bake a cake for a party.
Keywords
baking; cake; frosting

Mouse Moochers (Table of Contents: 7)

Porky Pig / comic story / 4.75 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Porky and Cicero are being kept awake by a noisy mouse.
Keywords
mice; winter

Riddle Rhyme (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Daffy Duck; Dell / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Dell Comic Christmas Gift Subscriptions Bring Joy All Year! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Dell / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Monsanto Chemical Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Sled and Skis]
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. [Rough Ride]
    Porky Pig
  3. 2. Porky Pig and the Unwelcome Guest
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. On with the Show
    Henery Hawk
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. The Eager Eagle Hunters
    Porky Pig
  7. 6. The Chocolate Soldier Cake
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. Mouse Moochers
    Porky Pig
  9. 8. Riddle Rhyme
    Daffy Duck; Dell
  10. 9. Dell Comic Christmas Gift Subscriptions Bring Joy All Year!
    Dell
  11. 10. ["Have Mom and Dad take you down to see the keen..."]
    Monsanto Chemical Company
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