(July-September 1951)

Dell, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
Helen Meyer

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pogo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pogo Possum; Albert Alligator
Reprints

Uncle Albert's Bedtime Story (Table of Contents: 1)

Albert / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Albert Alligator; Rackety Coon Chile; Alabaster
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Printed in black and white, on inside covers

The Puzzle Master (Table of Contents: 2)

Albert / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Alabaster; Rackety Coon Chile; Albert Alligator; Churchy Lafemme (cameo); Pogo Possum (cameo)
Synopsis
Alabaster and Rackety Coon Chile trick Albert into extreme foolery using the instructions for a jig-saw puzzle
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The Howl and the Pussycat (Table of Contents: 3)

Pogo / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pogo Possum; Howland Owl; Churchy Lafemme; Albert Alligator; an unnamed pig
Synopsis
Howland and Churchy act out the children's rhyme "The Owl and the Pussycat"
Reprints

How To Be Prepared (Delicious-Like) (Table of Contents: 4)

Pogo / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Albert Alligator; Pogo Possum; a flying fish
Synopsis
Albert tries tricking the fish into being part of his supper
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Prime piece of Kelly nonsense. The fish is wise to Albert from the start, but plays along with the plot. Kelly satirizes on paper shortage, page cuts, and wordy comic book features (including the present one) on pages 2-5

The Spin of the Yarn (Table of Contents: 5)

Pogo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beauregard Bugleboy; Porkypine; Pup Dog; Churchy Lafemme; Howland Owl; Chug-Chug Curtis; Rackety Coon Chile; Albert Alligator
Synopsis
Reenactment of the "Chicken Little" story with Pup Dog acting the part of Chicken Little, and the cast in general playing along, Albert being the King
Reprints

Jiffy Air Trumpet (Table of Contents: 6)

Albert / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walt Kelly
Pencils
Walt Kelly
Inks
Walt Kelly
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Albert Alligator; a deaf Rabbit
Synopsis
The rabbit cannot hear Albert asking if he wants any tea
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story, on back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Pogo
  2. 1. Uncle Albert's Bedtime Story
    Albert
  3. 2. The Puzzle Master
    Albert
  4. 3. The Howl and the Pussycat
    Pogo
  5. 4. How To Be Prepared (Delicious-Like)
    Pogo
  6. 5. The Spin of the Yarn
    Pogo
  7. 6. Jiffy Air Trumpet
    Albert
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