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(October 1940)

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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1940-09-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb ?

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.

Indicia information:

Published monthly by arrangement with Walt Disney Productions.
Entire contents copyright, 1936, 1937, 1938 by Walt Disney Enterprises; 1939 by Walt Disney Productions; 1940, in the United States and Canada, by K. K. Publications, Inc.


Opening Number (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Hank Porter
Inks:
Hank Porter
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck

The Great Walt Disney Festival of Hits! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck

Indexer Notes

Table of contents and indicia page.

The Robber Kitten (Table of Contents)

Walt Disney Silly Symphony / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ferdinand Horvath
Inks:
Ferdinand Horvath
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[opens window with hammer] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Homer Brightman
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Clarabelle Cow; Donald Duck
Reprints:
  • From Donald Daily Strip 1938-02-28
  • In Donald Duck 284

[night buzzers] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Donald Daily Strip 1938-02-29

Just One Thing After Another (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Homer Brightman
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; One of Donald's nephews
Reprints:
  • From Donald Daily Strip 1938-02-23
  • In Donald Duck 284

Billboard Artist (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-12-13
  • In Donald Duck 280

Following a Tip on the Market! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-09-20
  • In Donald Duck 280

Oh, Nuts! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-10-04
  • In Donald Duck 280

[African Dodger] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Homer Brightman
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck
Reprints:
  • From Donald Daily Strip 1938-03-03

[Holey terror] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Homer Brightman
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck
Reprints:
  • From Donald Daily Strip 1938-03-04
  • In Donald Duck 284

True to Form (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Homer Brightman
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck
Reprints:
  • From Donald Daily Strip 1938-03-05
  • In Donald Duck 284

Island in the Sky (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Ted Thwaites
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy; Peg-leg Pete; Captain Doberman; Doctor Einmug
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features Syndicate) 1936.11.30 - 1937.04.03

Indexer Notes

part 1; each page has its own title: Goofy'll Try Anything--- Once!, Killing Two Birds With One Stone, Taking No Chances, Vest Pocket Edition, Excuse My Star Dust, He Auto Know!, Goofy Wants a Photo Finish, A Voice From the Grumble Seat, Beaten To a Standstill, Terrorizing Theorizing, Blow Your Horn, Gabriel!, Out Of a Clear Sky, Watch Your Step Fellows, Peaceful Solitude, It's Simply Amazing, Familiar Faces, Pegleg Flaps His Wings, In Sheep's Clothes, Time Marches On, Blind Man's Bluff, Entertainment Chairman, Any Port in a Song, Giddyap Napoleon

[Disguised as a baby] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tom Wood
Inks:
Tom Wood
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

I Bite - Do You? (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Walt Disney's Pinocchio Hankies For Blow- For Show (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

[pushes car against barn] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Homer Brightman
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck
Reprints:
  • From Donald Daily Strip 1938-02-24
  • In Donald Duck 284

Donald Duck - Follows Through! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Homer Brightman
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck
Reprints:
  • From Donald Daily Strip 1938-03-02
  • In Donald Duck 284

Ducky Housecleaning (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-11-01
  • In Donald Duck 280

Clarabelle's Dinner Talks (Table of Contents)

Clarabelle Cow / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

A Ticklish Rescue (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-09-06
  • In Donald Duck 280

Water Babies (Table of Contents)

Walt Disney Silly Symphony / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ferdinand Horvath
Inks:
Ferdinand Horvath
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural

Pie a la Donald (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-10-25
  • In Donald Duck 280

A Hallowe'en Puzzle (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

A Treasure House of Fun For Children (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Mickey's Hints (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Wood
Inks:
Tom Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[answers] (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Indexer Notes

Answers to I Bite & Puzzle

Tack-sy! Taxi! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-12-27
  • In Donald Duck 281

Bullied! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-09-13
  • In Donald Duck 280

Hook, Line And Succor! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-09-27
  • In Donald Duck 280

A Cagey Finish! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-10-18
  • In Donald Duck 280

Mr. Mouse Takes a Trip (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / text story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hank Porter
Inks:
Hank Porter
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Donald's Got a Girl! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Wood
Inks:
Tom Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Mickey's Hints (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Wood
Inks:
Tom Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Chalk It Up (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1937-04-25
  • In Donald Duck 282
  • in Walt Disney Comics 614*

Donald Fights to the Finish (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-12-06
  • In Donald Duck 280

He Got It in the End! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-12-20
  • In Donald Duck 281

Donald Was Game - So Was Horace! (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ted Osborne
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Horace Horsecollar
Reprints:
  • From Silly Symphony Sunday strip 1936-10-11
  • In Donald Duck 280

Robinson Crusoe (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Merrill De Maris
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Ted Thwaites; Bob Wright
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Minnie Mouse; Goofy
Reprints:
  • From Mickey Daily strips 1938-12-12 to 1939-04-13
  • In Walt Disney Comics 601

Indexer Notes

[1st MM with eye pupils]

Here Are the Winners in the July Mickey Mouse Magazine Drawing Contest (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Subscribe Now for This Better Magazine! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Opening Number
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. The Great Walt Disney Festival of Hits!
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. The Robber Kitten
    Walt Disney Silly Symphony
  5. 4. [opens window with hammer]
    Donald Duck
  6. 5. [night buzzers]
    Donald Duck
  7. 6. Just One Thing After Another
    Donald Duck
  8. 7. Billboard Artist
    Donald Duck
  9. 8. Following a Tip on the Market!
    Donald Duck
  10. 9. Oh, Nuts!
    Donald Duck
  11. 10. [African Dodger]
    Donald Duck
  12. 11. [Holey terror]
    Donald Duck
  13. 12. True to Form
    Donald Duck
  14. 13. Island in the Sky
    Mickey Mouse
  15. 14. [Disguised as a baby]
    Donald Duck
  16. 15. I Bite - Do You?
  17. 16. Walt Disney's Pinocchio Hankies For Blow- For Show
  18. 17. [pushes car against barn]
    Donald Duck
  19. 18. Donald Duck - Follows Through!
    Donald Duck
  20. 19. Ducky Housecleaning
    Donald Duck
  21. 20. Clarabelle's Dinner Talks
    Clarabelle Cow
  22. 21. A Ticklish Rescue
    Donald Duck
  23. 22. Water Babies
    Walt Disney Silly Symphony
  24. 23. Pie a la Donald
    Donald Duck
  25. 24. A Hallowe'en Puzzle
  26. 25. A Treasure House of Fun For Children
  27. 26. Mickey's Hints
    Mickey Mouse
  28. 27. [answers]
  29. 28. Tack-sy! Taxi!
    Donald Duck
  30. 29. Bullied!
    Donald Duck
  31. 30. Hook, Line And Succor!
    Donald Duck
  32. 31. A Cagey Finish!
    Donald Duck
  33. 32. Mr. Mouse Takes a Trip
    Mickey Mouse
  34. 33. Donald's Got a Girl!
    Donald Duck
  35. 34. Mickey's Hints
    Mickey Mouse
  36. 35. Chalk It Up
    Donald Duck
  37. 36. Donald Fights to the Finish
    Donald Duck
  38. 37. He Got It in the End!
    Donald Duck
  39. 38. Donald Was Game - So Was Horace!
    Donald Duck
  40. 39. Robinson Crusoe
    Mickey Mouse
  41. 40. Here Are the Winners in the July Mickey Mouse Magazine Drawing Contest
  42. 41. Subscribe Now for This Better Magazine!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Chris Boyko
  • Robert Stanley Martin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • I.N.D.U.C.K.S Project and Alberto Becattini
  • Kjell Crone
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Harry W Fluks
  • David Gerstein
  • Anders Engwall
  • Robert Wood
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