(December 1953)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1953-10-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Comic [sans serif]
Editing
Chase Craig (Managing editor); Tom McKimson (Art director)

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 8, Part 2, Numbers 1, Periodicals, January-June 1954. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B452046.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks
Ralph Heimdahl
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Keywords
earmuffs; flutes; music

Collect College Pennants (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Bunny Suit] (Table of Contents: 2)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L. + M. #146-5312
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis
Elmer is a tailor and makes a special winter suit for Bugs so he can get a job.

Indexer Notes

Title from Don R. Christensen's notes.

First line of dialogue for this story is:
"You heard me, Doc! You're in the tailoring business..."

[Favor] (Table of Contents: 3)

Porky Pig / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Porky Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis
Cicero wants to join the Eager Beavers Boys' Club and must to a favor a day for a week to get in.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title from Carl Fallberg's notes.

First line of dialogue from this story:
"Hi Cicero! What's wrong?"

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

Elmer Fudd and Daffy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew! At last my walk is fwee of snow...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Elmer Fudd; Daffy Duck
Synopsis
Daffy is part of the Civil Duck Patrol, bombarding duck hunters with snowballs from the air.

The Snipe Hunt (Table of Contents: 5)

Bugs Bunny and Porky Pig / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Tony Strobl
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; western-frontier
Characters
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
Synopsis
Bugs takes Porky to a ranch for a "snipe hunt," but Porky catches something entirely different.

Indexer Notes

Text story with two illustrations. A snipe hunt is a practical joke in which someone is sent to capture a creature that doesn't exist.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mary Jane and Sniffles / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Mary Jane! Where are you?
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mary Jane; Sniffles
Synopsis
Mary Jane's doll Penelope comes to life when Mary Jane makes herself small.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's humorous, Henery?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Henery Hawk; Ollie Owl
Synopsis
Henery covers some B-Bs with dye so they'll look like chicken feed. The chickens eat the fake feed, but when Henery tries to capture them with a magnet the result isn't what he'd planned on.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Tweety and Sylvester / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Abranz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, dear! Another robbery, and right in our...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tweety; Sylvester; Granny
Synopsis
Robbers are operating in Granny's neighborhood, so she borrows a bulldog for protection.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Little Pancho Vanilla / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gil Turner ?
Pencils
Gil Turner
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Papacito! What is thees thing you are doing?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Pancho Vanilla; Papacito
Synopsis
Pancho's father signs a contract that forces him to sell tamales when he is not bullfighting.

Do Your Christmas Shopping Early! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Charlie Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Charlie, C'mere!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Charlie Dog; Porky Pig
Synopsis
Charlie waters his buried bone in hopes of growing a tree that bears bones instead of fruit.

Get a New Daisy Training B-B Rifle for Christmas, Pardner! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Daisy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Foreign License Plate (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bugs Bunny
  2. 1. Collect College Pennants
  3. 2. [Bunny Suit]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. [Favor]
    Porky Pig
  5. 4. ["Whew! At last my walk is fwee of snow..."]
    Elmer Fudd and Daffy
  6. 5. The Snipe Hunt
    Bugs Bunny and Porky Pig
  7. 6. ["Oh, Mary Jane! Where are you?"]
    Mary Jane and Sniffles
  8. 7. ["What's humorous, Henery?"]
    Henery Hawk
  9. 8. ["Oh, dear! Another robbery, and right in our..."]
    Tweety and Sylvester
  10. 9. ["Papacito! What is thees thing you are doing?"]
    Little Pancho Vanilla
  11. 10. Do Your Christmas Shopping Early!
  12. 11. ["Hey, Charlie, C'mere!"]
    Charlie Dog
  13. 12. Get a New Daisy Training B-B Rifle for Christmas, Pardner!
    Daisy
  14. 13. Foreign License Plate
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