Smitty #5
(February-April 1949)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president); Helen Meyer (vice-president); Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Copyright, 1942, 1945, 1948, by the Chicago Tribune.
Licensed by Famous Artists Syndicate, Inc.
Designed and produced by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smitty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smitty Smith; Herby Smith

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

Smitty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt (signed)
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, what a mess we made, Freckles!!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Scraps (a dog); Freckles (a dog); Mrs. Smith
Synopsis
Scraps teaches Freckles how to cozy up to Mrs. Smith.
Reprints
  • from Smitty newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune, The)

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover in black and white.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Smitty / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt (signed)
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
Smitty #5-492
First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon Herby! Big fight down the street!
Genre
humor
Characters
Smitty Smith; Herby Smith; Mr. Smith; Mrs. Smith; Scraps (a dog); Freckles (a dog); Little Joe; Detective Emmy; Yutch; Mike
Synopsis
Herby is accused of being a thief. He helps track down the real criminal.
Reprints
  • from Smitty newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune, The)

"Gulp!" (Table of Contents: 3)

Smitty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt (signed)
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smitty Smith; Scraps (a dog)
Reprints
  • from Smitty newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune, The)

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover in black and white.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Smitty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt (signed)
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's my chance!
Genre
humor
Characters
Smitty Smith
Reprints
  • from Smitty newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune, The)

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Smitty
  2. 1. ["Gee, what a mess we made, Freckles!!"]
    Smitty
  3. 2. ["C'mon Herby! Big fight down the street!"]
    Smitty
  4. 3. "Gulp!"
    Smitty
  5. 4. ["Here's my chance!"]
    Smitty
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  • Gregory Fischer