Walt Kelly's Our Gang #1 - 1942-1943
([May] 2006)

Fantagraphics, 2006 Series
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Price
12.95 USD
Pages
108
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
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ISBN
1-56097-753-1 Search at WorldCat
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Editing
Gary Groth

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Smith (signed)
Inks
Jeff Smith (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Buckwheat; Froggie; Spanky; Mickey; Darla; Petey

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

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Our Gang [Janet; Mickey; Spanky; Froggy; Buckwheat]; Barney Bear; Tom; Jerry
Reprints

Our Gang: Evolution of a Comic Book (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Leonard Maltin
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A brief history of the "Our Gang" comedies and their comic book equivalents.

Introduction to Our Gang (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Thompson
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A brief history of Walt Kelly's involvement with the "Our Gang" comics.

[none] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Mickey; Buckwheat; Froggy; Janet; Spanky; Mr. Johnson; Iggy; Feeney
Synopsis
The gang cleans up a lot for a baseball field.
Reprints
Keywords
cinema

[none] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Buckwheat; Mickey; Froggy; Spanky; Janet
Synopsis
The gang helps capture a tire thief.
Reprints
Keywords
cinema

The Great Our Gang Circus (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Froggy; Janet; Buckwheat; Happy; Mickey; Mickey's mother; Mrs. Rappopork
Synopsis
The gang's circus interferes with the Ladies' Auxiliary meeting.
Reprints
Keywords
cinema

[none] (Table of Contents: 7)

Our Gang / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Froggy; Janet; Buckwheat; Mickey; Happy; Mr. Grotch; Officer Clancy
Synopsis
The gang taps into a gasoline hoarder's tank.
Reprints
Keywords
cinema

[none] (Table of Contents: 8)

Our Gang / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
OG #5
Genre
children
Characters
Froggy; Janet; Buckwheat; Mickey; Happy; Mr. Gustaff; Mike the fireman; Mayor of Greenpoint
Synopsis
The gang serve as auxiliary firemen.
Reprints
Keywords
cinema

[none] (Table of Contents: 9)

Our Gang / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Mickey; Happy; Janet; Froggy; Buckwheat; Feeney; Ham; Iggy; Mr. Tortoni; Mrs. Feeney
Synopsis
The gang convinces the Gashouse Gang that they have a secret vegetable growing formula.
Reprints
Keywords
cinema

[none] (Table of Contents: 10)

Our Gang / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
OGC 7 - 439
Genre
children
Characters
Janet; Mickey; Froggy; Buckwheat; Happy; Feeney; Iggy; Ham; Mr. Hanson
Synopsis
The gang assist in the capture of truck hijackers.
Reprints
Keywords
cinema

Indexer Notes

The figures of the lead characters appear to be the work of Kelly but the rest of the figures are by another hand.

[none] (Table of Contents: 11)

Our Gang / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
OG 8 - 4311
Genre
children
Characters
Happy; Froggy; Janet; Buckwheat; Mickey; a monster
Synopsis
The gang prevent a murder at the movie studio.
Reprints
Keywords
cinema

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?; ? (photograph)
Inks
?; ? (photograph)
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Our Gang [Froggy; Spanky; Janet; Buckwheat; Mickey]; Barney Bear; Tom; Jerry
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Black and white photo of Our Gang, framed by color illustrations of Barney Bear and Tom and Jerry.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Our Gang: Evolution of a Comic Book
  4. 3. Introduction to Our Gang
  5. 4. [none]
    Our Gang
  6. 5. [none]
    Our Gang
  7. 6. The Great Our Gang Circus
    Our Gang
  8. 7. [none]
    Our Gang
  9. 8. [none]
    Our Gang
  10. 9. [none]
    Our Gang
  11. 10. [none]
    Our Gang
  12. 11. [none]
    Our Gang
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
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