(September 1953)

Avon, 1953 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Avon Periodicals, Inc.
Brand
An Avon Publication
Editing
Sol Cohen
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Peter Rabbit / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Carin (signed)
Inks
Frank Carin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Rabbit; Headshots: Merry Mouse; Spotty the Pup; Space Mouse; Cicero the Cat

Out of Focus (Table of Contents: 1)

Peter Rabbit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Frank Carin
Inks
Frank Carin
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Rabbit; Dazy
Synopsis
Peter takes a picture of Dazy in her new dress next to a pond.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Wessler script per biblio in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol. 20, No. 12, December 2009.
Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Deep-Sea Treasure (Table of Contents: 2)

Peter Rabbit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Frank Carin
Inks
Frank Carin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Rabbit; Dazy
Synopsis
Peter and Dazy find a treasure map in a bottle while boating.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Wessler script per biblio in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol. 20, No. 12, December 2009.

The Sheriff of Sioux City (Table of Contents: 3)

Merry Mouse / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Carin ?
Inks
Frank Carin ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Merry Mouse
Synopsis
Merry Mouse chases the Porky Gang.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Sammy Squirrel's Slip-up! (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Sammy Squirrel

Out of this World (Table of Contents: 5)

Space Mouse / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Carin
Inks
Frank Carin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Space Mouse
Synopsis
Space Mouse saves Mother Goose from kidnappers.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Cicero Gets the Bird (Table of Contents: 6)

Cicero and Timmy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cicero; Timmy
Synopsis
Cicero tries to stay cool.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler script per biblio in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol. 20, No. 12, December 2009.

Hair-Raising Story (Table of Contents: 7)

Spotty the Pup / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spotty the Pup
Synopsis
Spotty tries to sell hair tonic to a barber.

Indexer Notes

Wessler script per biblio in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol. 20, No. 12, December 2009.

Rope Dope (Table of Contents: 8)

Merry Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Carin (signed)
Inks
Frank Carin (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Merry Mouse
Synopsis
Merry Mouse practices with his lasso.

Indexer Notes

inner back cover

Strange Beings (Table of Contents: 9)

Space Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Carin (signed)
Inks
Frank Carin (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Space Mouse
Synopsis
Space Mouse visits an alien planet.

Indexer Notes

back cover

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Peter Rabbit
  2. 1. Out of Focus
    Peter Rabbit
  3. 2. Deep-Sea Treasure
    Peter Rabbit
  4. 3. The Sheriff of Sioux City
    Merry Mouse
  5. 4. Sammy Squirrel's Slip-up!
  6. 5. Out of this World
    Space Mouse
  7. 6. Cicero Gets the Bird
    Cicero and Timmy
  8. 7. Hair-Raising Story
    Spotty the Pup
  9. 8. Rope Dope
    Merry Mouse
  10. 9. Strange Beings
    Space Mouse
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