(December 1990)

Innovation, 1990 Series
 
Volume
1
Price
6.95 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
Innovation
ISBN
?
Barcode
?
Editing
Dana Light
Color
Color
Dimensions
6 5/8" x 10"
Binding
Prestige Format; Perfect Bound

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Santa Claus / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Broderick
Inks
Mark Yanko
Colors
?
Letters
?

Walt Kelly's Santa Claus Adventures (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walt Kelly (spot illustrations)
Inks
Walt Kelly (spot illustrations)
Letters
typeset

The Night Before Christmas (Table of Contents: 2)

Christmas story / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Clement C. Moore
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Santa Claus
Synopsis
An old man recites "A Visit from St. Nicholas" to some children.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the poem "A Visit from St. Nicolas" by Clement C. Moore.

Ticky Tack the Littlest Reindeer (Table of Contents: 3)

Christmas story / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis
Ticky Tack, a tiny reindeer, is too small to pull Santa's sleigh. One Christmas Santa forgets a toy sleigh and Ticky Tack and Shortbread the elf deliver it to its destination.
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Santa's First Helper (Table of Contents: 4)

Christmas story / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Santa Claus; Mrs. Claus; Puggy Pink (dwarf); Reddy Fox; Hubert (dog); Mary Contrary
Synopsis
Puggy Pink, a dwarf, volunteers to be Santa's first helper in making toys. Santa leaves him at a little girl's house to be a temporary fill-in for the doll that isn't ready at Christmas.
Reprints

Jeminy's Christmas (Table of Contents: 5)

Christmas story / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Willie Winkie; Goosey Gander; Jeminy Groundhog; Little Red Hen; Jack Rabbit; Santa Claus
Synopsis
Jeminy Groundhog asks Willie Winkle to wake him up for Christmas. When he wakes, Jeminy thinks it's time for Easter, instead of Christmas.
Reprints

Santa's Story (Table of Contents: 6)

Christmas story / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Santa Claus; Winky; Pinky; Tinkle; Hoots
Reprints

How Santa Got His Red Suit (Table of Contents: 7)

Christmas story / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Santa Claus; Jack Frost; Bundle-Crunch; Pinkywink; Timbertop the Giant
Synopsis
Years ago, Santa did not always wear a red suit. One Christmas eve, Jack Frost steals his sleigh and toys and leaves Santa stranded. He finds refuge at a tiny house full of elves. The elves make toys for the children of the forest and Santa tries to make clothes for the elves from his own garments. The elves convince a passing giant to let them cut out an outfit for Santa from the giant's red coat.
Reprints

Advice (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis
Poem about Christmas.
Reprints

Who's In What? (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis
Nursery rhyme with Christmas ending.
Reprints

Christmas with Walt Kelly (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Betsy Curtis
Pencils
Walt Kelly (illustrated)
Inks
Walt Kelly (illustrated)
Letters
Typeset

Christmas with Walt Kelly (The Next Generation) (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Maggie Thompson
Pencils
Walt Kelly (illustrated)
Inks
Walt Kelly (illustrated)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[Merry Christmas ... and a Happy New Year] (Table of Contents: 12)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walt Kelly (spot illustrations)
Inks
Walt Kelly (spot illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Indicia. Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Santa Claus
  2. 1. Walt Kelly's Santa Claus Adventures
  3. 2. The Night Before Christmas
    Christmas story
  4. 3. Ticky Tack the Littlest Reindeer
    Christmas story
  5. 4. Santa's First Helper
    Christmas story
  6. 5. Jeminy's Christmas
    Christmas story
  7. 6. Santa's Story
    Christmas story
  8. 7. How Santa Got His Red Suit
    Christmas story
  9. 8. Advice
  10. 9. Who's In What?
  11. 10. Christmas with Walt Kelly
  12. 11. Christmas with Walt Kelly (The Next Generation)
  13. 12. [Merry Christmas ... and a Happy New Year]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. ["In the 1940's, Walt Kelly created his enduring character ..."]
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  • Dan Stevenson
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  • Denys Howard
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