(October 1980)

Western, 1975 Series
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Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1980-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Whitman W [with Face]
Editing
Del Connell (editor)

Issue Notes

Cover code: 90296-010. One of several scarce Whitman bagged issues of later 1980. The entire contents of this issue, sans cover, is reprinted in Looney Tunes (Western, 1975 Series) # 40 (December 1981).

Publication date is derived from the cover code. On sale date (month and year) is derived from the issue code appearing in the bottom tier of page one.

[Hang On, Tweety!] (Table of Contents)

Looney Tunes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
Pete Alvarado
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bugs Bunny; Tweety Bird; Porky Pig
Synopsis
While swinging, Bugs holds onto the ropes, as Tweety holds onto Bugs’ ears.
Keywords
alternative uses; ears; having fun; rope; swing

Indexer Notes

While the interior comics content of this scarce issue were later reprinted, this is the only instance of the issue's cover art.

Spider-Man Meets The Bikers! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Hostess; Twinkies; Spider-Man / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

The Circus Runaround (Table of Contents: 2)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Lee Holley
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Larry Mayer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's great of you to take me to the circus, Bugs!
Feature Logo
Bugs Bunny [Western Logo 2 Horseshoe-Like Letters]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Bugs Bunny; Cicero Pig; Ho-Ho the Clown; Bimbo the Elephant; Kent (ticket taker); Mr. Dingaling (circus owner); strongman; strongman's wife; police officer; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis
Bugs and Cicero help solve the mystery of the stolen circus box office receipts.
Reprints
Keywords
circus; robbery

The Exciting New! Flipit (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Flipit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Chief for a Day (Table of Contents: 4)

Yosemite Sam / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Lee Holley
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Larry Mayer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yosemite and Porky are touring the south seas, when...
Feature Logo
Yosemite Sam [Western Solo Logo 2]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Yosemite Sam; Porky Pig; son of the chief of Atu-Atol; chief of Atu-Atol; medicine man
Synopsis
Porky saves the life of the son of the chief of Atu-Atol. In gratitude, the chief makes Porky “Chief for a Day”. When a gorilla swipes the chief's crown from Porky, he and Sam must recover it.
Reprints
Keywords
crown; gorilla; sea or island setting

Looney Tunes (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Looney Tunes / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Mystery, Adventure, Science Fiction Much, Much More (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Original Radio Broadcasts / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Pink Panther (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; The Pink Panther / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Cuckoo Clock Caper (Table of Contents: 8)

Daffy Duck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Lee Holley
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Larry Mayer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Armchair Daffy is crudely awakened by the delivery of the morning paper...
Feature Logo
Daffy Duck Dell/Western Interior 1
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Daffy Duck (as Armchair Daffy); Mrs. McBuck; James (butler); May (maid)
Synopsis
Armchair detective "Armchair Daffy" solves a stolen jewelry case.
Reprints
Keywords
Armchair Daffy; cuckoo clock; detective

Indexer Notes

Part of the "Armchair Daffy" detective series.

Super Pocket Toy Values (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Toy Values / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Denim Embroidered Iron-On Sta-Ons (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Sta-Ons / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Woody Woodpecker (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Woody Woodpecker / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Snippys (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Snippys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Midnight Stalker (Table of Contents: 13)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Lee Holley
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Larry Mayer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sylvester has tried every trick in the book to bag tweety...
Feature Logo
Tweety and Sylvester Dell Western Logo 1
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tweety Bird; Sylvester Pussycat; Granny; The Midnight Stalker (purse snatcher); police officer
Synopsis
Sylvester's midnight antics aid in the capture of The Midnight Stalker purse snatcher.
Reprints
Keywords
best-laid-plans; cage; disguise; one-character-desiring-another-as-a-meal; purse; purse snatcher; unlikely hero

Hypno Trick (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Lee Holley
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Larry Mayer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Henery is being inspired by a vaudeville hypnotist...
Feature Logo
Henery Hawk [thick letters]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Henery Hawk; hypnotist; audience; librarian; Mr. Buzzard; Foghorn Leghorn; hens
Synopsis
Henery studies hypnosis and tries to hypnotize Foghorn.
Reprints
Keywords
best-laid-plans; hypnosis

Walt Disney Uncle Scrooge (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Uncle Scrooge / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Tweety and Sylvester / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Authentic Stone - Perfect Condition Apache Arrowheads (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Arrowheads / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buy Direct And Save! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

United Mail Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Super Posters by R&R Associates (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

R&R Associates / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Hang On, Tweety!]
    Looney Tunes
  2. 1. Spider-Man Meets The Bikers!
    Hostess; Twinkies; Spider-Man
  3. 2. The Circus Runaround
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. The Exciting New! Flipit
    Flipit
  5. 4. Chief for a Day
    Yosemite Sam
  6. 5. Looney Tunes
    Whitman Comics; Looney Tunes
  7. 6. Mystery, Adventure, Science Fiction Much, Much More
    Original Radio Broadcasts
  8. 7. The Pink Panther
    Whitman Comics; The Pink Panther
  9. 8. The Cuckoo Clock Caper
    Daffy Duck
  10. 9. Super Pocket Toy Values
    Toy Values
  11. 10. Denim Embroidered Iron-On Sta-Ons
    Sta-Ons
  12. 11. Woody Woodpecker
    Whitman Comics; Woody Woodpecker
  13. 12. Snippys
    Snippys
  14. 13. The Midnight Stalker
    Tweety and Sylvester
  15. 14. Hypno Trick
    Henery Hawk
  16. 15. Walt Disney Uncle Scrooge
    Whitman Comics; Uncle Scrooge
  17. 16. I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat!
    Whitman Comics; Tweety and Sylvester
  18. 17. Authentic Stone - Perfect Condition Apache Arrowheads
    Arrowheads
  19. 18. Buy Direct And Save!
    United Mail Mart
  20. 19. Super Posters by R&R Associates
    R&R Associates
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