Four Color #227 - Walt Disney's Seven Dwarfs
(May 1949)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
Eleanor Packer (managing editor); Alice Nielson Cobb (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Walt Disney's SEVEN DWARFS, No. 227." Code number is W.D.O.S. #227-495. Copyright 1949 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).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Seven Dwarfs / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
The Seven Dwarfs [Doc; Dopey; Grumpy; Sleepy; Sneezy; Bashful; Happy]; Yellow-Beak
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Bashful the Artist] (Table of Contents: 1)

Bashful / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Roger Armstrong
Inks
Roger Armstrong
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Roger Armstrong

Characters
The Seven Dwarfs [Bashful]
Synopsis
Bashful decides he want to become an artist.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

The Seven Dwarfs and the Pirate (Table of Contents: 2)

The Seven Dwarfs / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Chase Craig ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Tony Strobl
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Tony Strobl

Characters
The Seven Dwarfs [Doc; Dopey; Grumpy; Sleepy; Sneezy; Bashful; Happy]; Yellow-Beak; Wicked Witch; King Neptune; Snow White
Synopsis
Yellow-Beak the parrot comes to the Dwarfs' house with a map of buried pirate treasure and convinces the Dwarfs to help him find it. The Dwarfs and Yellow-Beak set sail on a ship, but the Witch changes herself into a rat to hitch a ride to the isle where the treasure is buried.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Seven Dwarfs and Humpty Dumpty (Table of Contents: 3)

The Seven Dwarfs / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Armstrong
Pencils
Roger Armstrong
Inks
Roger Armstrong
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Roger Armstrong

Genre
children
Characters
The Seven Dwarfs [Doc; Dopey; Grumpy; Sleepy; Sneezy; Bashful; Happy]; Humpty Dumpty; Gumpty Dumpty; the Giant
Synopsis
Humpty Dumpty's brother Gumpty falls for a trick contest and is captured by the Giant, who wants him for an omelet. Doc and Dopey come up with a plan to rescue him.

Indexer Notes

Script and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Sleepy Can't Sleep] (Table of Contents: 4)

Sleepy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Roger Armstrong
Inks
Roger Armstrong
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Roger Armstrong

Characters
The Seven Dwarfs [Sleepy]
Synopsis
Sleepy can't sleep because the house is too quiet when the other dwarfs are away.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red. and white.

[Doorknobs and Eggs] (Table of Contents: 5)

Dopey / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Roger Armstrong
Inks
Roger Armstrong
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Roger Armstrong

Characters
The Seven Dwarfs [Dopey; Grumpy]
Synopsis
Dopey tries to get a hen to lay eggs by placing a doorknob in her nest.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Seven Dwarfs
  2. 1. [Bashful the Artist]
    Bashful
  3. 2. The Seven Dwarfs and the Pirate
    The Seven Dwarfs
  4. 3. The Seven Dwarfs and Humpty Dumpty
    The Seven Dwarfs
  5. 4. [Sleepy Can't Sleep]
    Sleepy
  6. 5. [Doorknobs and Eggs]
    Dopey
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