Four Color #297 - Walter Lantz Andy Panda in The Haunted Inn
(October 1950)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
?
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 "Walter Lantz ANDY PANDA in THE HAUNTED INN, No. 297." Code number is A.P.O.S. #297-5010. Copyright 1950 by Walter Lantz Productions, Inc.


The Haunted Inn (Table of Contents)

Andy Panda / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Andy Panda; Charlie Chicken
Synopsis
Ghosts coming out of a pirate chest.
Keywords
ghosts; pirates; treasure chests

Indexer Notes

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

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

Andy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Suzanne Seaborne
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm--B.A.--M.A.-Ph.D. Quite an impressive record, Mr. Quavish--but this job requires an exceptional man--
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Andy Panda
Synopsis
Andy interviews applicants to man a store's complaint department.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Haunted Inn (Table of Contents: 2)

Andy Panda / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Andy Panda; Charlie Chicken; Welson Oars; Polly (parrot)
Synopsis
Andy and Charlie get lost while on a drive and take refuge from a storm in a spooky old inn. They inadvertently sign a contract to purchase the place and become the new owners. Strange things start happening when their first guest checks in.

Indexer Notes

The character "Welson Oars" is a parody of Orson Welles. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Andy Panda / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Hall
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This new job will be fun, eh, Andy?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Andy Panda; Charlie Chicken
Synopsis
Andy and Charlie get a job pasting up posters for Ginger Cola.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Skyscraper Sign Job; first line: "Swell day, huh, Charlie?"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Andy Panda / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Andy Panda; Charlie Chicken
Synopsis
Andy and Charlie get a job painting a sign on the side of a skyscraper.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Pancake Knight] (Table of Contents: 5)

Andy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Andy Panda
Synopsis
Andy dons a helmet to protect his head while flipping pancakes.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white; pantomime story. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

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

Andy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Andy! Quick! Hurry!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Andy Panda; Charlie Chicken
Synopsis
A broken water pipe is flooding Andy's basement.

Indexer Notes

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Haunted Inn
    Andy Panda
  2. 1. ["Hmm--B.A.--M.A.-Ph.D. Quite an impressive record, Mr. Quavish--but this job requires an exceptional man--"]
    Andy
  3. 2. The Haunted Inn
    Andy Panda
  4. 3. ["This new job will be fun, eh, Andy?"]
    Andy Panda
  5. 4. [The Skyscraper Sign Job; first line: "Swell day, huh, Charlie?"]
    Andy Panda
  6. 5. [The Pancake Knight]
    Andy
  7. 6. ["Andy! Quick! Hurry!"]
    Andy
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