(November-December 1945)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1944-09-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Editing
Oskar Lebeck
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Our Gang / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Froggie; Julip, the Gang's goat

Wuff the Prairie Dog Finds a New Friend (Table of Contents: 1)

Wuff the Prairie Dog / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Don Gunn? (spot illustrations)
Inks
Don Gunn? (spot illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Wuff; Artie Antelope

Indexer Notes

In black and red on inside front and back covers.

Gaylord Du Bois script credit as per page 76, Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books, Sorted by Title, compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott. Gaylord Du Bois script identification by David Porta.

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

Our Gang / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
Walt Kelly

Job Number
O. G. #20-4511
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Look! Somebody has moved into the empty house.
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Our Gang [Bucky; Froggie; Janet; Red]; Baxter; the Gashouse Gang [Feeney; Iggy; Egghead]; Baxter's mother (cameo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Froggie's real name revealed to be Humbert (pg. 7)

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

Tom and Jerry / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
John Stanley; Dan Gormley?
Inks
Dan Gormley?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy

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

Flip and Dip / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Stanley
Pencils
H. R. McBride
Inks
H. R. McBride
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's about time you kids learned something about nature.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Flip; Dip; Pa; Ma; a hyena

Indexer Notes

Stanley writer credit per Calalog of Copyright Entries 1945 Pamphlets. With this issue Stanley was assigned writing this feature.

[The Hypochondriac] (Table of Contents: 5)

Barney Bear and Benny Burro / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
?
Letters
Carl Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Barney Bear; Benny Burro
Synopsis
Barney reads an old book on medicine and immediately decides he's suffering from the illnesses the book describes.

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on June 13, 1945. Pages have from nine to eleven panels each; most have ten. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

First line of text: "See what Aunt Cinnamon Bruin gave me?"

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

Johnny Mole / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just a second Johnny! Before you go out to play, Mother wants you to do something for her!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Johnny Mole; Johnny's mother

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

Barney Bear / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Be Careful! Avoid Accidents
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Barney Bear

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Our Gang
  2. 1. Wuff the Prairie Dog Finds a New Friend
    Wuff the Prairie Dog
  3. 2. ["Gee, Look! Somebody has moved into the empty house."]
    Our Gang
  4. 3. ["Look!"]
    Tom and Jerry
  5. 4. ["It's about time you kids learned something about nature."]
    Flip and Dip
  6. 5. [The Hypochondriac]
    Barney Bear and Benny Burro
  7. 6. ["Just a second Johnny! Before you go out to play, Mother wants you to do something for her!"]
    Johnny Mole
  8. 7. ["Be Careful! Avoid Accidents"]
    Barney Bear
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dave Porta
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