(March-May 1955)

Dell, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
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 US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[Dollar bush trimming] (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
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on October 8, 1953.

[Easy Mowing] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge brags to Donald about his fabulous "lawnmower"--a sheep.
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Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Art submitted on July 22, 1954. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

The Lemming with the Locket (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:
Garé Barks

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge hides to the combination to his new safe in a locket that accidentally falls around the neck of a lemming that Donald and the nephews have brought to his office. The lemming escapes onto a schooner, and the ducks follow the ship to Norway, where they find millions of lemmings marching to the sea.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on July 15, 1954. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

The Tuckered Tiger (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 9.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Maharajah of Swingingdore
Synopsis:
Scrooge matches his race horse against the Maharajah of Swingingdore's tiger in a race the loser of which must pay the winner the loser's weight in diamonds.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on June 24, 1954. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Ski Lift Letdown] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge runs a ski lift that's free--on the way up only.
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Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Art submitted on July 22, 1954. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Cast of Thousands] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge relaxes by "fishing" in his money bin.
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Indexer Notes

Back cover. Art submitted on July 22, 1954. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Dollar bush trimming]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [Easy Mowing]
    Uncle Scrooge
  3. 2. The Lemming with the Locket
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. The Tuckered Tiger
    Uncle Scrooge
  5. 4. [Ski Lift Letdown]
    Uncle Scrooge
  6. 5. [Cast of Thousands]
    Uncle Scrooge
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Claus Simonsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Kjell Crone
  • Harry W Fluks
  • I.N.D.U.C.K.S Project and Alberto Becattini