(January 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

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:

[Chicken in egg] (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck's Farm Friends / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck; Gus Goose
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
chicks; cooking; dining; eggs; potbellied stoves; skillets

Indexer Notes

Cover art submitted on July 18, 1959.

Mopping Up (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck; Gus Goose
Synopsis:
Grandma puts down fly paper to keep Gus from tracking up her kitchen floor.
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Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Art submitted on July 28, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Bored of Agriculture (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck's Farm Friends / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck; Gus Goose
Reprints:

Turtle Waddle Game (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie

Touché Toupeé (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck's Farm Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Vic Lockman
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Garé Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Farmer Bumpkin
Synopsis:
After Grandma's horse eats some of his hay and apples, her neighbor Si Bumpkin accuses her of stealing his eggs.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on July 15, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

What's a Grandma ? (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Snow Chaser (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck's Farm Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Vic Lockman
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Garé Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gyro Gearloose; Helper
Synopsis:
Gyro uses a "snow chaser" to vaporize snow on Grandma's farm, but through a series of misadventures, the vaporized snow builds up in storm clouds overhead.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on July 28, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Grandma's Pin Pals (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie

Free Ski Spree (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck's Farm Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Vic Lockman
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Garé Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge tries winter sports at Grandma's, but has little luck at ice skating, tobogganing, or skiing.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on July 15, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Barnyard Palaver (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Return the Strays (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Play Grandma's Duck-a-luck (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Chicken in egg]
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  2. 1. Mopping Up
    Grandma Duck
  3. 2. Bored of Agriculture
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  4. 3. Turtle Waddle Game
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  5. 4. Touché Toupeé
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  6. 5. What's a Grandma ?
    Grandma Duck
  7. 6. The Snow Chaser
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  8. 7. Grandma's Pin Pals
    Grandma Duck
  9. 8. Free Ski Spree
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  10. 9. Barnyard Palaver
  11. 10. Return the Strays
  12. 11. Play Grandma's Duck-a-luck
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