Porky Pig #81
(March-April 1962)

Dell, 1952 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1962-02-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Editing
?

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1962 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[Monkey in Gumball Machine] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig
Keywords
gumball machine; monkey; organ grinder

Magic Words (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Porky has to use special words to get Cicero to come in for dinner.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Whistle Fizzle (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig

Drive-In Dilemma (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig
Keywords
drive-in movie; television

Statement of Ownership (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, 1961. Average number of copies sold through the mail in the preceding 12 months was 347,552.

Cucaracha Cha Cha (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis
Mary Jane and Sniffles find a lady roach who is homesick for her home in Mexico. They take her to a dance festival of the little garden people where she is the highlight of the show with her cha cha.
Reprints
Keywords
cactus; cha cha; dance; Mexico

Bettin' and Settin" (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Henery Hawk; Ollie Owl
Synopsis
Henery hatches an egg, but doesn't know how to care for the chick.
Keywords
chickens; eggs; nest

Mix-Up Menace (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig; Yosemite Sam
Synopsis
Porky accidentally hits Sam on the head while chopping wood. Sam thinks he's being attacked by enemies and ends up barricaded in Porky's house.
Reprints
Keywords
barricade; cutlass; wood chopping

Tape Talk Tip (Table of Contents: 8)

Porky Pig / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Keywords
bank robbery; tape recorder; writer

Unfair Trade (Table of Contents: 9)

Cicero and Daffy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cicero Pig; Daffy Duck
Synopsis
Daffy and Cicero trade chores on the farm, but have the wrong tools for the chores.
Reprints
Keywords
eggs; farm; milk

Breaking Even (Table of Contents: 10)

Petunia / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Petunia Pig
Synopsis
Petunia decides she can eat an ice cream sundae if she's pedaling an exercise bike while she's eating.
Keywords
diet; exercise bike; ice cream sundae

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Pantomime story.

Nationally Famous Prizes for You (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Monkey in Gumball Machine]
    Porky Pig
  2. 1. Magic Words
    Porky Pig
  3. 2. Whistle Fizzle
    Porky Pig
  4. 3. Drive-In Dilemma
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership
  6. 5. Cucaracha Cha Cha
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  7. 6. Bettin' and Settin"
    Henery Hawk
  8. 7. Mix-Up Menace
    Porky Pig
  9. 8. Tape Talk Tip
    Porky Pig
  10. 9. Unfair Trade
    Cicero and Daffy
  11. 10. Breaking Even
    Petunia
  12. 11. Nationally Famous Prizes for You
    Junior Sales Club of America
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