(October-November 1961)

Dell, 1952 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Editing
Chase Craig
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[Pontoon Paddlers] (Table of Contents)

Woody Woodpecker / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; logo

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker; Knothead; Splinter
Synopsis
Knothead and Splinter paddle Woody's pontoon-plane like a pair of canoes.
Reprints
Keywords
alternative uses; ingenuity; paddling; plane; pontoons

Indexer Notes

"2nd Big Contest - Enter Now!" and "Trade for Super values at the Dell Trading Post see inside" on top and bottom (respectively) of front cover.

Yogi Bear Milk Mug and Huck Hound Cereal Bowl (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Kellogg's Cereals; OKs; Yogi Bear / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Fouled-Up Fox Hunt (Table of Contents: 2)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Weaver
Inks
Bill Weaver
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's in the news, Woody!
Feature Logo
Woody Woodpecker [Dell/Western Straight Lettering Logo]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker; Knothead; Splinter
Reprints

Color This Picture and You Can Win (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Balloon Tycoon (Table of Contents: 4)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And your job, Oswald, is selling balloons!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Oswald the Rabbit; Floyd; Lloyd; circus boss; peanut vendor; Durky the Dip (pickpocket); sandwich-board man on stilts; old constable; little girl; circus goers
Synopsis
Balloon vendor Oswald naps a pickpocket while floating above the crowd.
Keywords
balloons; circus; pickpocket; unlikely hero

Dell Trading Post (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Dell Trading Post / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

The Adult Sitter (Table of Contents: 6)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Weaver
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Me? A job? Tonight?
Feature Logo
Woody Woodpecker [Dell/Western Straight Lettering Logo]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker; Knothead; Splinter; Winnie Woodpecker
Reprints

Penguin Private Eye (Table of Contents: 7)

Chilly Willy / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"Peter Pistol, world-famous detective, closes another case," Chilly Willy read from the morning newspaper.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy
Reprints

The Seller Feller (Table of Contents: 8)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Weaver
Inks
Bill Weaver
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We have a chance to earn some extra money if we can sell some of the items listed in the catalogue!
Feature Logo
Woody Woodpecker [Dell/Western Straight Lettering Logo]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker; Knothead; Splinter
Reprints

Bird's-Eye View (Table of Contents: 9)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Murry

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Phooey! I can't see the movie from behind that car!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker
Synopsis
Woody jacks up his car for a better view at the drive-in movie.
Reprints
Keywords
alternative uses; car; drive-in movie; jack

Boys like a shoe that's tough and strong like me! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Jumping-Jacks Shoes / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

If You Know Just 20 People… (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Brand New from Schwinn... (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Pontoon Paddlers]
  2. 1. Yogi Bear Milk Mug and Huck Hound Cereal Bowl
    Kellogg's Cereals; OKs; Yogi Bear
  3. 2. The Fouled-Up Fox Hunt
  4. 3. Color This Picture and You Can Win
    Dell Comics
  5. 4. Balloon Tycoon
  6. 5. Dell Trading Post
    Dell Trading Post
  7. 6. The Adult Sitter
  8. 7. Penguin Private Eye
    Chilly Willy
  9. 8. The Seller Feller
  10. 9. Bird's-Eye View
  11. 10. Boys like a shoe that's tough and strong like me!
    Jumping-Jacks Shoes
  12. 11. If You Know Just 20 People…
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  13. 12. Brand New from Schwinn...
    Schwinn
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