([December] 1956)

Dell, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[Duck family in Santa's sleigh] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Don MacLaughlin ? (painted)
Colors:
Don MacLaughlin ? (painted)
Job Number:
CP 8-00

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Santa Claus
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Daisy's Christmas Angel (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Daisy Duck
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Reindeer Roundup (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Steve Steere
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Beagle Boys; Gyro Gearloose
Reprints:

Grandma Duck's Plaque (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Mystery of the China Santa (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
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Mickey and Minnie's Mistletoe Magic (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Out-foxing the Wolf (Table of Contents)

Jiminy Cricket / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jiminy Cricket; Brer Owl; Thumper; Seven Dwarfs
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Bucky's Mantel Santa (Table of Contents)

Bucky Bug / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Tony Strobl
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bucky Bug

Guaranteed to Please (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hubbard
Inks:
Al Hubbard
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey, Dewey and Louie; Donald Duck
Reprints:

Huey, Dewey, and Louie's Block Busters (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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Tree for Free (Table of Contents)

Chip 'n' Dale / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CP 8

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Chip 'n' Dale; Brer Bear
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Chip 'n' Dale's Christmas Tree House (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Grandma's Present (Table of Contents)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 8 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:
Gyro Gearloose; Grandma Duck; Gus Goose; Helper
Synopsis:
Gyro, tired of inventing, goes to Grandma's farm to forget about it, but soon finds himself inventing a machine that manufactures all the farm's products out of nothing but dirt, water, and air.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on March 1, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Trimmed X-mas tree] (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey, Dewey and Louie; Donald Duck
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1957 Happy Day Calender (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Reprints:

Operation Wildlife (Table of Contents)

Minnie Mouse / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Minnie Mouse; Clarabelle Cow
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Minnie's Favorite Gift (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Pop's Accidental Good Deed (Table of Contents)

The Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Frank McSavage
Inks:
Frank McSavage
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Li'l Bad Wolf; Big Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]; Brer Bear
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Practical Pig's Christmas X-Ray (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

A Chimney for Santa Donald (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Morty and Ferdie's Hidden Holiday Message (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Santa Claus] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Don MacLaughlin ? (painted)
Colors:
Don MacLaughlin ? (painted)

Characters:
Santa Claus
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Indexer Notes

Backcover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Duck family in Santa's sleigh]
  2. 1. Daisy's Christmas Angel
  3. 2. Reindeer Roundup
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. Grandma Duck's Plaque
  5. 4. The Mystery of the China Santa
    Mickey Mouse
  6. 5. Mickey and Minnie's Mistletoe Magic
  7. 6. Out-foxing the Wolf
    Jiminy Cricket
  8. 7. Bucky's Mantel Santa
    Bucky Bug
  9. 8. Guaranteed to Please
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  10. 9. Huey, Dewey, and Louie's Block Busters
  11. 10. Tree for Free
    Chip 'n' Dale
  12. 11. Chip 'n' Dale's Christmas Tree House
  13. 12. Grandma's Present
    Gyro Gearloose
  14. 13. [Trimmed X-mas tree]
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  15. 14. 1957 Happy Day Calender
  16. 15. Operation Wildlife
    Minnie Mouse
  17. 16. Minnie's Favorite Gift
  18. 17. Pop's Accidental Good Deed
    The Li'l Bad Wolf
  19. 18. Practical Pig's Christmas X-Ray
  20. 19. A Chimney for Santa Donald
  21. 20. Morty and Ferdie's Hidden Holiday Message
  22. 21. [Santa Claus]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dan Kocher
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Kjell Crone