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Comment: Walt Kelly

Issue: #59
Published: December 1944, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 52, 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
Notes: Indicia title is "MOTHER GOOSE AND NURSERY RHYME COMICS, No. 59." Code number is M.G. 59-4412. Copyright 1944 by Oskar Lebeck.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) Mother Goose and Nursery Rhyme Comics
Characters: Humpty Dumpty Little Bo Peep Jack Be Nimble

Comic Story (1 page) Old Mother Goose
Synopsis: King Cole has to give Mother Goose's gander a ride.
Characters: Mother Goose Old King Cole

Comic Story (4 pages) Simple Simon
Synopsis: Simple Simon tries to find work to earn money to buy a pie.
Characters: Simple Simon Little Bo Peep Mother Hubbard

Comic Story (2 pages)
Synopsis: The nursery rhyme "There Was a Crooked Man." Traditional lyrics from an unknown poet.
Characters: The Crooked Man

Comic Story (1 page) The Puzzled Centipede
Synopsis: A centipede gets confused when asked "which leg comes after which?"

Comic Story (9 pages) Tom Twist
Synopsis: Acrobatic Tom Twist goes to sea and has adventures on a tropical island and in China before returning home.
Characters: Tom Twist

Text Story (1 page) Old Woman Tossed Up in a Basket
Synopsis: An old woman is tossed high in a basket to sweep the cobwebs from the sky.
Genre: Fantasy

Comic Story (3 pages) Little Miss Muffet
Synopsis: Miss Muffet asks for help to protect her from the spider.
Characters: Little Miss Muffet Little Boy Blue

Comic Story (1 page)
Synopsis: The nursery rhyme "Diddle Diddle Dumpling."

Comic Story (2 pages)
Synopsis: The life of a Guinea pig.

Comic Story (5 pages) Sugar and Spice
Synopsis: A little girl tries to make a girl from "sugar and spice and all things nice" and a boy from "scissors and snails and puppy dogs' tails," but doesn't have any luck.

Comic Story (1 page)
Synopsis: Four and twenty tailors try to kill a snail, but are frightened away.

Comic Story (2 pages) One, Two, Buckle My Shoe
Synopsis: Version of the nursery rhyme "One, Two, Buckle My Shoe" extended to include up to "nineteen, twenty."

Comic Story (8 pages) The Owl and the Pussycat
Synopsis: The Owl and the Pussycat go to sea, find a ring, and are married.
Characters: The Owl The Pussycat

Comic Story (2 pages) The Secret
Synopsis: A little girl has a secret.

Comic Story (3 pages)
Synopsis: A little boy's dog spends the day at the fair.

Activity (1 page)
Synopsis: The words to the song "The Farmer in the Dell" along with a game to play while singing the song.
Credits: Script: ? (activity directions)

Activity (2 pages) The Singing Game of London Bridge
Synopsis: Directions for choosing sides for a tug-of-war using the song "London Bridge is Falling Down."
Credits: Script: ? (activity directions)

Activity (1 page) Handkerchief Game
Synopsis: Directions for playing a game that includes singing the nursery rhyme "A Tisket, A Tasket."
Credits: Script: ? (activity directions)

Comic Story (1 page)
Synopsis: The nursery rhyme "Doctor Foster Went to Gloucester."
Characters: Doctor Foster

Illustration (1 page) Nursery Rhyme Scenes
Synopsis: Scenes from 14 nursery rhymes against a black background.

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