(December 1958)

Dell, 1949 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994).

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[All in the Christmas tree] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Norm McGary
Colors:
Norm McGary ?
Job Number:
CP 9-00

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Mickey Mouse; Chip; Dale; Uncle Scrooge; Goofy; Minnie Mouse; Pluto; Morty; Ferdie
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Christmas Tree Parade (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-01

Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie; Minnie Mouse; Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie

Christmas in Duckburg (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Gregory
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Garé Barks
Job Number:
CP 9-02

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Ollie Eiderduck; Beagle Boys
Synopsis:
Donald lets the nephews pick their own present, and it's a ferris wheel. To get the money for it, the ducks go to Canada to pick up the 100-foot Christmas tree Scrooge has bought for the town square, in response to a challenge from Ollie Eiderduck. To save himself from losing his bet with Scrooge, Eiderduck sends the Beagle Boys north to shorten the tree.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on April 6, 1958. The name of Barks' wife Garé appears on a storefront in the second panel of the first page. Notes and synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

What Did Donald Put Under the Christmas Tree ? (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-03

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints:

Merry Christmas Mix-up (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
John Liggera
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CP 9-04

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Clarabelle Cow; Horace Horsecollar; Goofy

Goofy's Gift Garble (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-05

Characters:
Goofy
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The Generous Pup (Table of Contents)

Scamp / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hubbard
Inks:
Al Hubbard
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CP 9-06

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Scamp; Lady; Tramp; Fluffy; Ruffy; Scooter; Jock
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Huey, Dewey and Louie's Wreath of Joy (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-07

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie; Daisy Duck; Santa Claus

The Missing Package Puzzle (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
Steve Steere
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CP 9-08

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Li'l Bad Wolf; Big Bad Wolf; Brer Bear; Brer Fox
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Make a Piñata (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-09

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie

The Diamond Dust Dilemma (Table of Contents)

The Seven Dwarfs / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Paul Murry
Job Number:
CP 9-10

Characters:
The Seven Dwarfs; Snow White; Wicked Witch; Beezlebub
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Minnie's Surprise Package (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-11

Characters:
Minnie Mouse

Up a Tree (Table of Contents)

Pluto / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
John Liggera
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CP 9-12

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Pluto; Morty; Ferdie; Mickey Mouse; Butch
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Mickey's Magic Action Christmas Star (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CP 9-13

Characters:
Mickey Mouse
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Tough Sledding (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CP 9-14

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Chip; Dale; Brer Hotty Owl
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Christmas Dinner Menu (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-15

The Old-fashioned Way (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Tony Strobl
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CP 9-16

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck; Grandma Duck
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Grandma's Candied Dandies (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-17

Characters:
Grandma Duck

Snow for Christmas (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-18

Characters:
Mickey Mouse
Reprints:

Fill Santa's Bag! (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
CP 9-19

Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [All in the Christmas tree]
  2. 1. Christmas Tree Parade
  3. 2. Christmas in Duckburg
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. What Did Donald Put Under the Christmas Tree ?
  5. 4. Merry Christmas Mix-up
    Mickey Mouse
  6. 5. Goofy's Gift Garble
  7. 6. The Generous Pup
    Scamp
  8. 7. Huey, Dewey and Louie's Wreath of Joy
  9. 8. The Missing Package Puzzle
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  10. 9. Make a Piñata
  11. 10. The Diamond Dust Dilemma
    The Seven Dwarfs
  12. 11. Minnie's Surprise Package
  13. 12. Up a Tree
    Pluto
  14. 13. Mickey's Magic Action Christmas Star
  15. 14. Tough Sledding
    Chip 'n' Dale
  16. 15. Christmas Dinner Menu
  17. 16. The Old-fashioned Way
    Daisy Duck
  18. 17. Grandma's Candied Dandies
  19. 18. Snow for Christmas
  20. 19. Fill Santa's Bag!
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