(August-October 1961)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-05-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell [stamp]
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

Indicia title is "Walt Disney's GOOFY, No. 1201." Code number is GOOFY O.S. #1201-628. (Note code date has wrong year, should be "-618.") Copyright 1961 by Walt Disney Productions. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994).
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


Goofy and his Goof-Kart (Table of Contents)

Goofy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy
Reprints:
Keywords:
armchairs; carts; coffee

Sounding Off (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Vic Lockman
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy
Synopsis:
Goofy causes a disruption in the library, until he is given a book of "Dull Stories," which puts him to sleep.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

Goofy and His Goof-Kart (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; sports
Characters:
Goofy; Mickey Mouse
Synopsis:
Goofy builds his own go-kart out of an overstuffed chair, a lawn mower, and other assorted parts from his backyard. He accidentally wins a go-kart race, then with Mickey's help sets up a cross country kart race.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Walt Disney Comics Digest (Gold Key, 1968 series) #43 [new layout]

Read Those Racing Flags (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; sports
Characters:
Goofy
Synopsis:
A primer on different colored flags used in racing and their meaning.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Walt Disney Comics Digest (Gold Key, 1968 series) #43

The Side-Kart Caper (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy; Mickey Mouse; Clarabelle Cow
Synopsis:
Goofy adds a sidecar to his Goof-Kart, made out of a bathtub. He accidentally ruins Clarabelle's hat and has to get her another one.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Walt Disney Comics Digest (Gold Key, 1968 series) #43 [new layout]

The Goof-Kart Kid (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; western-frontier
Characters:
Goofy
Synopsis:
Goofy takes a trip on his Goof-Kart and ends up in an old-fashioned cow town.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Walt Disney Comics Digest (Gold Key, 1968 series) #43 [new layout]

The Safety Seeker (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy; Gilbert
Synopsis:
Gilbert makes improvements to the Goof-Kart, with unintended results.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Walt Disney Comics Digest (Gold Key, 1968 series) #43 [new layout]

Tow Trip (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy
Synopsis:
When the Goof-Kart won't start, Goofy calls a tow truck.
Reprints:

Smoke Beater (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Vic Lockman
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy
Synopsis:
Goofy uses a diver's mask and snorkel to escape exhaust fumes in heavy traffic.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

New Finish (Table of Contents)

Goofy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy

Indexer Notes

Back cover. This sequence is replaced by an ad in some copies. See Sequence 10.

Win a "Diamond Hunting" Trip (Table of Contents)

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated ad for Daisy B-B Guns featuring a contest with a grand prize of a "Diamond Hunting" trip to Crater of Diamonds, Murfreesboro, Arkansas, $500 Savings Bond, $2,500 diamond ring, and $1,000 fishing trip. Daisy Manufacturing Co., Rogers, Ark. This sequence replaces Sequence 9 on some copies.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Goofy and his Goof-Kart
    Goofy
  2. 1. Sounding Off
    Goofy
  3. 2. Goofy and His Goof-Kart
    Goofy
  4. 3. Read Those Racing Flags
    Goofy
  5. 4. The Side-Kart Caper
    Goofy
  6. 5. The Goof-Kart Kid
    Goofy
  7. 6. The Safety Seeker
    Goofy
  8. 7. Tow Trip
    Goofy
  9. 8. Smoke Beater
    Goofy
  10. 9. New Finish
    Goofy
  11. 10. Win a "Diamond Hunting" Trip
    Daisy B-B Guns
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