(March-May 1956)

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

[Coin castle] (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; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

xrefd:CB OIL 100; CB OIL 106. Redrawn version by Egmont (DK). Reprinted in Donald Duck & Co (Hjemmet, 1948 series) #45/1965.

[The Art of Security] (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:
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints:

Land Beneath the Ground! (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 27 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:

All Washed Up (Table of Contents)

Pluto / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Pluto
Reprints:

Trapped Lightning (Table of Contents)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 4 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:
Morty and Ferdie; Grandma Duck; Gyro Gearloose
Synopsis:
Gyro traps lightning, but finds it too powerful to be used as electric power.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on September 1, 1955. Morty and Ferdie were originally drawn as Donald's nephews, but had to be redrawn due to a change in postal regulations regarding characters in back-up stories. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Fashion Forecast] (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:
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints:

[Mush] (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)
Letters:
Garé Barks

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

Indexer Notes

A Dell "Pledge to Parents" fills out the page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Coin castle]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [The Art of Security]
    Uncle Scrooge
  3. 2. Land Beneath the Ground!
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. All Washed Up
    Pluto
  5. 4. Trapped Lightning
    Gyro Gearloose
  6. 5. [Fashion Forecast]
    Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. [Mush]
    Uncle Scrooge
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  • Claus Simonsen
  • Jan Roar Hansen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Kjell Crone
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