(April 1972)

Western, 1946 Series
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Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
20
On-sale Date
1972-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Editing
Chase Craig; Del Connell

[A Palate-Able Tail] (Table of Contents)

Scooby-Doo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Manning
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; detective-mystery
Characters
Scooby-Doo
Synopsis
Scooby paints a modern art representation of a bone, while holding his artist’s palate with his tail.
Keywords
additional functioning appendage; alternative uses; artist’s palate; bone; modern art; painting

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Ghost Town Jitters (Table of Contents: 2)

Scooby-Doo / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil De Lara
Inks
Phil De Lara
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Bill Spicer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Velma is going to write a report about a ghost town for her English class, so...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; detective-mystery
Characters
Scooby-Doo; Shaggy; Fred; Daphne; Velma; Boris Ghoulot (retired horror movie star)
Synopsis
The gang looks for an authentic desert ghost town and finds one, though specially rigged by a old horror movie star for his own amusement.
Keywords
desert setting; general store; ghost town; ghoul; jail; mirror; movie star; skeleton; tombstone

Indexer Notes

Two tiers per page.

Scooby-Doo's Frighty Sights (Table of Contents: 3)

Scooby-Doo / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Manning
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Bill Spicer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Scooby-Doo is frightened by his shadow... but to find out what he is really afraid of unscramble these words.
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; detective-mystery
Characters
Scooby-Doo
Keywords
scrambled-word puzzle

Who's Who in Scooby's Zoo (Table of Contents: 4)

Scooby-Doo / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Bill Spicer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Put Scooby's animal friends into their right cages by matching their "pet" names with their animal names.
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; detective-mystery
Characters
Scooby-Doo
Keywords
word-matching puzzle

Indexer Notes

Example of puzzle: Match the "pet" name "Jumbo" with the animal name "elephant".

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[A Dog's Best Friend] (Table of Contents: 6)

Scooby-Doo / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Manning
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; detective-mystery
Characters
Scooby-Doo; Shaggy; Fred; Daphne; Velma
Synopsis
Scooby-Doo and Shaggy hug, with Scooby in Shaggy's arms, while Fred, Daphne, and Velma look on.
Keywords
back cover; hugs

Indexer Notes

Illustration shares back cover space with logo and ad copy for whichever firm is distributing the issue as a giveaway premium. Illustration comprises top third of page, lower two thirds can be blank if no named sponsor.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [A Palate-Able Tail]
    Scooby-Doo
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Ghost Town Jitters
    Scooby-Doo
  4. 3. Scooby-Doo's Frighty Sights
    Scooby-Doo
  5. 4. Who's Who in Scooby's Zoo
    Scooby-Doo
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [A Dog's Best Friend]
    Scooby-Doo
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Joe Torcivia
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)