Four Color #129 - Walt Disney's Uncle Remus and His Tales of Brer Rabbit
(December 1946)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Editing
Eleanor Packer (managing editor); Alice Nielson Cobb (story editor); Carl Buettner (art director)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "WALT DISNEY'S UNCLE REMUS AND HIS TALES OF BRER RABBIT, No. 129." Code number is U.R.O.S. #129-4612. Copyright 1946 by Walt Disney Productions. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994).


[Talking to Tar-Baby] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Remus and His Tales of Brer Rabbit / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Buettner
Inks
Carl Buettner
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Brer Rabbit; Brer Bear; Brer Fox
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover blurb says "Adapted from "Song of the South"."

[Uncle Remus and the Kids] (Table of Contents: 1)

Uncle Remus and His Tales of Brer Rabbit / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tom McKimson ?
Inks
Tom McKimson ?
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Remus; Brer Rabbit (cameo); Brer Bear (cameo); Brer Fox (cameo)
Synopsis
Introduction to the stories.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white. Illustrations and some text.

Brer Rabbit an' De Tar-Baby (Table of Contents: 2)

Brer Rabbit / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Chase Craig
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Carl Buettner
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Carl Buettner

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Brer Rabbit; Brer Bear; Brer Fox
Synopsis
Brer Fox makes a tar-baby to trap Brer Rabbit.
Reprints
Keywords
folk tales

Brer Terrapin's Tug-o'-War (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Chase Craig
Pencils
Tom McKimson
Inks
Tom McKimson
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Tom McKimson

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Brer Rabbit; Sis Possum; Brer Terrapin; Brer Fox; Brer Bear
Synopsis
Brer Rabbit bets the forest dwellers that Brer Terrapin is stronger than Brer Bear in a tug-o'-war.
Reprints
Keywords
folk tales

Brer Fox an' de Stolen Goobers (Table of Contents: 4)

Brer Rabbit / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Chase Craig
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Carl Buettner
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Carl Buettner

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Brer Rabbit; Brer Fox; Brer Bear
Synopsis
Brer Rabbit is caught in a trap while stealing peanuts from Brer Fox's patch. He tricks Brer Bear into taking his place in the trap.
Reprints
Keywords
folk tales

Brer Rabbit Visits De Witch (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Chase Craig
Pencils
Tom McKimson
Inks
Tom McKimson
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Tom McKimson

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Brer Rabbit; Brer Tukkey Buzzard; Aunt Mammy-Bammy Big-Money; Brer Bushtail; Brer Lion; Brer Elephant
Synopsis
Afraid he is losing his smartness, Brer Rabbit goes to a witch to get help. The witch sends him through a series of tasks to sharpen his mind.
Reprints
Keywords
folk tales

Brer Rabbit's Laffin' Place (Table of Contents: 6)

Brer Rabbit / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Chase Craig
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Carl Buettner
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Carl Buettner

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Brer Rabbit; Brer Bear; Brer Fox
Synopsis
Brer Rabbit is caught by Brer Fox and Brer Bear. He convinces the pair that he knows a secret laughing place and takes them to it.
Reprints
Keywords
folk tales

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black, red, and white and concludes on the back cover in color.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Talking to Tar-Baby]
    Uncle Remus and His Tales of Brer Rabbit
  2. 1. [Uncle Remus and the Kids]
    Uncle Remus and His Tales of Brer Rabbit
  3. 2. Brer Rabbit an' De Tar-Baby
    Brer Rabbit
  4. 3. Brer Terrapin's Tug-o'-War
    Brer Rabbit
  5. 4. Brer Fox an' de Stolen Goobers
    Brer Rabbit
  6. 5. Brer Rabbit Visits De Witch
    Brer Rabbit
  7. 6. Brer Rabbit's Laffin' Place
    Brer Rabbit
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