Popeye #16
(April-June 1951)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
Helen Meyer
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US size
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[Popeye's African Wild Animal Expedition] (Table of Contents)

Popeye / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bud Sagendorf
Inks
Bud Sagendorf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Popeye; Olive Oyl
Reprints
Keywords
jungle

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

Popeye / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bud Sagendorf ?
Pencils
Bud Sagendorf
Inks
Bud Sagendorf
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Study this drawing...
Characters
Popeye; J. Wellington Wimpy; Swee'Pea
Synopsis
Find items beginning with the letter "B".
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Cork Toys You Can Make (Table of Contents: 2)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bud Sagendorf ?
Pencils
Bud Sagendorf ?
Inks
Bud Sagendorf ?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

New Zoo (Table of Contents: 3)

Popeye / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils
Bud Sagendorf
Inks
Bud Sagendorf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
513
Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Popeye; Swee'Pea; Olive Oyl; G. R. Growl; Harry; Tom
Synopsis
The kids from Swee'Pea's school raise twenty-eight dollars and ask Popeye to sail to Africa and bring back wild animals so they can have a zoo in their town.
Reprints

Gold Shipment! (Table of Contents: 4)

Popeye / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils
Bud Sagendorf
Inks
Bud Sagendorf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Jack Terror
Synopsis
Popeye agrees to transport a gold shipment on his railroad, and Olive goes along to guard the gold.
Reprints
Keywords
Cactus Pass Railroad

Grand Opening! (Table of Contents: 5)

Wimpy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils
Bud Sagendorf
Inks
Bud Sagendorf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
J. Wellington Wimpy
Synopsis
Wimpy tries several disguises to get multiple free hamburgers from a new hamburger stand.
Reprints

Deep Water! (Table of Contents: 6)

Sammy Bug / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Sammy Bug; Sue Bug; Anthony Ant; Spike Spider
Synopsis
Sammy gets himself in trouble by showing off and the whole town of Buggy Cove comes to try and save him.
Reprints

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

Ham Gravy / comic story / 7.75 pages (report information)

Script
Bud Sagendorf
Pencils
Bud Sagendorf
Inks
Bud Sagendorf
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoa! Go pick some grass while I fix my lunch!
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Ham Gravy
Synopsis
Ham is tricked out of his dinner by a clever Indian.
Reprints

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Help Popeye Find the Place to Fish (Table of Contents: 9)

Popeye / activity / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Bud Sagendorf ?
Pencils
Bud Sagendorf ?
Inks
Bud Sagendorf ?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; maze

How to Draw a Fish (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Popeye's African Wild Animal Expedition]
    Popeye
  2. 1. ["Study this drawing..."]
    Popeye
  3. 2. Cork Toys You Can Make
  4. 3. New Zoo
    Popeye
  5. 4. Gold Shipment!
    Popeye
  6. 5. Grand Opening!
    Wimpy
  7. 6. Deep Water!
    Sammy Bug
  8. 7. ["Whoa! Go pick some grass while I fix my lunch!"]
    Ham Gravy
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. Help Popeye Find the Place to Fish
    Popeye
  11. 10. How to Draw a Fish
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