([April-June] 1950)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale date
1950-03-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyright Clifford Goldsmith 1950-03-14. On-sale date as per copyright date. Code number is HA#1-504. Designed and produced by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.


Coming Mother! (Table of Contents)

Henry Aldrich / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Williams (signed)
Inks
Bill Williams (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Henry Aldrich; Sam Aldrich; Alice Aldrich; Mary Aldrich
Reprints

Henry Aldrich's Adventure in Science (Table of Contents: 1)

Henry Aldrich / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley ?
Pencils
Bill Williams ?
Inks
Bill Williams ?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
H.A.#1-504
Genre
humor
Characters
Henry Aldrich; Sam Aldrich; Alice Aldrich; Homer Brown

Indexer Notes

On inside front and back covers in black and white.

[It's Highly Original!] (Table of Contents: 2)

Henry Aldrich / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Bill Williams (signed)
Inks
Bill Williams (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the rush, Henry?
Genre
humor
Characters
Henry Aldrich; Sam Aldrich; Alice Aldrich; Mary Aldrich; Homer Brown; Mr. Angelo; Seaman
Synopsis
Henry tells Father he's off to get his gift for Mother for her birthday: She'll be surprised... It's highly original! Later, when Sister returns from shopping and mentions to Dad she saw Henry downtown entering the Tattoo Studio, he fears Henry's "highly original" gift may be a tattoo of "Mom" on his body. Henry, take off your shirt. Henry, take off your pants.

Indexer Notes

Script credit as per page 188 Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books, Sorted by Title ("Henry Aldrich. 10p. For ? Sent June 19, 1945."). Du Bois's sole Henry Aldrich script. Previous archivist credited the script to John Stanley.

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

Henry Aldrich / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
Bill Williams (signed)
Inks
Bill Williams (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think I know why I can't get to sleep...
Genre
humor
Characters
Henry Aldrich; Sam Aldrich; Alice Aldrich; Homer Brown; Will Brown; Mrs. Brown; Mr. Harris
Synopsis
Henry goes for a late night snack and gets locked out of the house.

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

Henry Aldrich / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
Bill Williams (signed)
Inks
Bill Williams (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But you say you have seventy cents, Henry!
Genre
humor
Characters
Henry Aldrich; Alice Aldrich; Geraldine Love; George Bigelow

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

Henry Aldrich / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
Bill Williams (signed)
Inks
Bill Williams (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Father, if you had just two dollars to spend
Genre
humor
Characters
Henry Aldrich; Sam Aldrich; Alice Aldrich; Mary Aldrich; Homer Brown; Geraldine Love; Yo Yo (a dog)
Synopsis
Henry goes shopping for a birthday present for Geraldine.

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

Henry Aldrich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
Bill Williams
Inks
Bill Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Henry, I'd rather you didn't eat ice cream on the premises
Genre
humor
Characters
Henry Aldrich; Sam Aldrich; Alice Aldrich; Homer Brown

Indexer Notes

Two single panel gags on the back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Coming Mother!
    Henry Aldrich
  2. 1. Henry Aldrich's Adventure in Science
    Henry Aldrich
  3. 2. [It's Highly Original!]
    Henry Aldrich
  4. 3. ["I think I know why I can't get to sleep..."]
    Henry Aldrich
  5. 4. ["But you say you have seventy cents, Henry!"]
    Henry Aldrich
  6. 5. ["Father, if you had just two dollars to spend"]
    Henry Aldrich
  7. 6. ["Henry, I'd rather you didn't eat ice cream on the premises"]
    Henry Aldrich
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