(September-November 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
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

[ironing money bills] (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
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 24, 1955.

[Dell is proud to present one of its many awards ...] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

A Dell pledge to parents. Picture of plaque from Newsdealers Post no. 1169, American Legion praising Dell comics.

The Great Steamboat Race (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 16 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:
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Horseshoe Hogg
Synopsis:
Scrooge and "Horseshoe" Hogg raise two steamboats from the Mississippi to finish a race that the uncles started in 1870--a race to decide the ownership of Cornpone Gables, an old Southern mansion.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on Feb. 3, 1955. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

Riches, Riches Everywhere! (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 16 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:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Reprints:

[Come as You Are] (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
Reprints:

[Roundabout Handout] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.88 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [ironing money bills]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [Dell is proud to present one of its many awards ...]
  3. 2. The Great Steamboat Race
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. Riches, Riches Everywhere!
    Uncle Scrooge
  5. 4. [Come as You Are]
    Uncle Scrooge
  6. 5. [Roundabout Handout]
    Uncle Scrooge
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