(October 1959)

Dell, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Giant
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Binding:
Squarebound

Issue Notes

Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). Indicia title is "Walt Disney's HUEY, DEWEY, and LOUIE BACK TO SCHOOL, No. 22, 1959." Code number is H.D.+L. B. to S. #2-5910. (Note number does not match indicia. Possibly originally intended to continue Huey, Dewey, and Louie Back to School (Dell, 1958 series).)

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[Baseball Equipment] (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie: Back To School / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Norm McGary (painted)
Colors:
Norm McGary (painted)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball; schoolbooks

Huey's Haul to School (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie Back to School / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Huey
Reprints:
Keywords:
School

The Dramatic Dilemma (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie Back to School / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Steve Steere
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2-5910

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie; Donald Duck; movie director
Synopsis:
The boys do so well in the school play that they get screen tests in Hollywood. All is going well until Donald horns in, attacking a lion that he assumes is a costumed actor. This ruins the boys' chance at stardom.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Acting; actor; Hollywood; play; theater; theatre

The Cupcake Crisis (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
John Liggera
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2-5910(17)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie; Grandma Duck; Daisy Duck
Synopsis:
Huey, Dewey, and Louie try to raise money for a trip to the zoo by baking cupcakes, but none of them knows how to cook.
Reprints:
Keywords:
cooking; cupcakes; disguise; school

The Junior Geniuses (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie with Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
John Liggera
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2-5910(33)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gyro Gearloose; Gus Goose; Gilbert; principal; superintendent of schools
Synopsis:
Gyro's futuristic classroom promises great results, but the principal demands geniuses now -- he has booked his students for a competition with college students. Gyro has an invention to pump Huey, Dewey, and Louie full of knowledge, but the effects only last five minutes. When the superintendent's car becomes trapped on the train tracks, they use LAST year's learning to save him.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Education; genius; inventor; school

Recess Time (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; Louie; Daisy Duck; Clara Cluck
Reprints:
Keywords:
Recess; school

Indexer Notes

Intro to the activity pages.

Louie's Loud-mouthed Friend (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / 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

Characters:
Louie
Keywords:
Connect-the-dots; parrot

Daisy's Picture Anagrams (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck / 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

Characters:
Daisy Duck
Reprints:
Keywords:
Monkeys

Bookmarks (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / 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

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints:

Hats in History (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

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints:

Grandma's Lunch Box Menu (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck / 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

Characters:
Grandma Duck
Reprints:
Keywords:
Hidden word

Dewey's Technicolor Dream (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / 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

Characters:
Dewey

School Party Popcorn Box (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / 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

Characters:
Daisy Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Keywords:
Popcorn

Huey, Dewey and Louie Dress for School (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / 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

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie; Donald Duck
Keywords:
Jigsaw puzzle

Who's the Weatherman ? (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / 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

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie

The Mascot Mystery (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie with Daisy Duck / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
John Liggera
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2-5910(49)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie; Daisy Duck; Gladstone Gander
Synopsis:
School newspaper reporters Huey, Dewey and Louie investigate why the football mascot keeps digging holes in the field. It turns out that he's a retired police bloodhound, and he recognizes the scent of criminals who are tunneling toward the bank.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bank robbers; bloodhound; dog; football; newspaper; police; reporter; school

The Magic Tree (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie in Story Time / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hubbard; Tony Strobl (first two panels only)
Inks:
Al Hubbard; ? (first two panels only)
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey (cameo); Dewey (cameo); Louie (cameo); Clara Cluck (cameo); Sleeping Beauty's Fairy Godmothers [Flora; Fauna; Merryweather]; Chip; Dale; Thumper; Mr. Owl
Synopsis:
Chip 'n Dale think their tree is bewitched when a strange pumpkin-headed being takes up residence there.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cactus; chipmunk; fairy; magic; opossum

Indexer Notes

Huey, Dewey and Louie and Clara Cluck in first two panels only, as a framing device.

The Trip to Madagascar (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie with Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Steve Steere
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2-6910(65)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Beagle Boys
Synopsis:
Faced with a crisis in his overseas holdings, Uncle Scrooge teaches geography by taking the class to Madagascar, where his work elephants are on a sit-down strike. The kids discover that the Beagle Boys are making the elephants homesick, then substituting papier-mache logs and stealing mahogany ones. They capture the Beagles, cure the elephants, retrieve the mahogany, and jet home just in time for dismissal.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Elephant; field trip; jet; Madagascar; mahogany; papier-mache

Recess Riddles (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Riddles and puzzles. Page includes answers to various activities throughout the book.

Record Your School Growth (Table of Contents)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / 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

Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie
Keywords:
School

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Baseball Equipment]
    Huey, Dewey and Louie: Back To School
  2. 1. Huey's Haul to School
    Huey, Dewey and Louie Back to School
  3. 2. The Dramatic Dilemma
    Huey, Dewey and Louie Back to School
  4. 3. The Cupcake Crisis
    Huey, Dewey and Louie with Grandma Duck
  5. 4. The Junior Geniuses
    Huey, Dewey and Louie with Gyro Gearloose
  6. 5. Recess Time
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  7. 6. Louie's Loud-mouthed Friend
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  8. 7. Daisy's Picture Anagrams
    Daisy Duck
  9. 8. Bookmarks
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  10. 9. Hats in History
  11. 10. Grandma's Lunch Box Menu
    Grandma Duck
  12. 11. Dewey's Technicolor Dream
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  13. 12. School Party Popcorn Box
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  14. 13. Huey, Dewey and Louie Dress for School
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  15. 14. Who's the Weatherman ?
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  16. 15. The Mascot Mystery
    Huey, Dewey and Louie with Daisy Duck
  17. 16. The Magic Tree
    Huey, Dewey and Louie in Story Time
  18. 17. The Trip to Madagascar
    Huey, Dewey and Louie with Uncle Scrooge
  19. 18. Recess Riddles
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  20. 19. Record Your School Growth
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
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