(September 1953)

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

Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). Continues as Uncle Scrooge (Dell, 1953 series) #4 (December 1953-February 1954).


[Jack-in-the-box] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints:
Keywords:
jack-in-the-boxes; pirates; treasure chests

[Barber College] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Carl Barks
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Letters:
Carl Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge trims his own sideburns because barber's prices are "too much."
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Art submitted February 26, 1953. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

[Horseradish treasure] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Barks
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Carl Barks

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Chisel McSue; Swindle McSue (flashback); Captain Seafoam McDuck (flashback); Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Synopsis:
Scrooge is faced with the loss of his entire fortune to Chisel McSue because, many years before, an ancestor of Scrooge's failed to deliver a case of horseradish to Jamaica, and then failed to give all his property to McSue's ancestor, as provided in a contract. Scrooge can save his fortune only by fulfilling the terms of the original contract, and the ducks set out in a small sailing ship to find the horseradish, which was on a ship that sank in the Caribbean.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted February 26, 1953. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

[The Round Money Bin] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Barks
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Carl Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey; Louie; Beagle Boys
Synopsis:
For safety's sake, Scrooge has his coins changed into greenbacks and stores them in an old water tank, but this fails to stop the Beagle Boys.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Scrooge's "Old Number One Dime," identified here only as the first dime he ever earned. Art submitted on February 26, 1953. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

[Money bin at rainbow's end] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Letters:
Carl Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Huey, Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
Scrooge's money bin is at the bottom of a rainbow that the nephews see.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Art submitted on February 26, 1953. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

[Feeds flea circus] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Carl Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
Scrooge "treats" the trained fleas to a meal at the circus.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Art submitted on February 26, 1953. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Jack-in-the-box]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [Barber College]
    Uncle Scrooge
  3. 2. [Horseradish treasure]
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. [The Round Money Bin]
    Uncle Scrooge
  5. 4. [Money bin at rainbow's end]
    Uncle Scrooge
  6. 5. [Feeds flea circus]
    Uncle Scrooge
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