(April 1961)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
[0.10 USD]
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1960-11-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
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). No price on cover.
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


[Panic at the farm] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck
Synopsis:
Grandma on a tractor.
Reprints:
Keywords:
cattle; chickens; pigs; tractors

Grandma's Story (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck
Reprints:

The Whole Herd of Help (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck's Farm Friends / comic story / 8 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; Uncle Scrooge; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Big Bad Wolf
Synopsis:
Scrooge gives Grandma an elephant that he has received as a gift, and the elephant proves useful on the farm.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on August 8, 1960. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Question and Answer Quiz (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:
?

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

The Day the Farm Stood Still (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; Gus Goose; Gyro Gearloose
Synopsis:
Grandma wakes to find the farm silent, waiting for the return of a precocious chick who has upset all of the surrounding farmers with his efforts to help them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title is a take-out on the movie title "The Day The Earth Stood Still." Art submitted on August 8, 1960. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Flutter by Patiomobile (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

The Training Farm Fuss (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck's Farm Friends / comic story / 7 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; Gladstone Gander; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gus Goose
Synopsis:
Gladstone practices being a matador, using one of Grandma's bulls, then heads for Mexico.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on August 8, 1960. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Go Together 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

The Reversed Rescue (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck's Farm Friends / comic story / 7 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; Donald Duck; Beagle Boys
Synopsis:
Donald flies in a helicopter to Grandma's snowbound farm, but is shot down by the Beagle Boys and Grandma and the nephews have to rescue him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on August 8, 1960. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

The Willing Model (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck
Reprints:

Grandma's Garden Mystery (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Grandma Duck

Grandma Duck at the County Fair (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; Gyro Gearloose; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gus Goose; Clarabelle Cow; Big Bad Wolf
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Panic at the farm]
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  2. 1. Grandma's Story
    Grandma Duck
  3. 2. The Whole Herd of Help
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  4. 3. Question and Answer Quiz
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  5. 4. The Day the Farm Stood Still
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  6. 5. Flutter by Patiomobile
    Grandma Duck
  7. 6. The Training Farm Fuss
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  8. 7. Go Together Game
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  9. 8. The Reversed Rescue
    Grandma Duck's Farm Friends
  10. 9. The Willing Model
    Grandma Duck
  11. 10. Grandma's Garden Mystery
    Grandma Duck
  12. 11. Grandma Duck at the County Fair
    Grandma Duck
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