(August 1961)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-06-15
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 THE PARENT TRAP, No. 1210." Code number is THE PARENT TRAP O.S. #1210-618. 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). Different versions exist.
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


Walt Disney's The Parent Trap (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Susan Evers (photo of Hayley Mills); Sharon McKendrick (photo of Hayley Mills)

The Parent Trap (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Susan Evers (photo of Hayley Mills); Sharon McKendrick (photo of Hayley Mills); Mitch Evers (photo of Brian Keith); Margaret McKendrick [Maggie McKendrick] (photo of Maureen O'Hara)
Synopsis:
Preview of the story.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Six photos from the movie with typeset text underneath.

Walt Disney's The Parent Trap (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; romance
Characters:
Susan Evers; Sharon McKendrick; Mitch Evers; Margaret McKendrick [Maggie McKendrick]
Synopsis:
Twin girls, who had been separated since birth due to divorce, meet at summer camp. The pair change places and go home to meet the parent that they never knew. Later the twins conspire to get their parents to reunite.

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the 1961 Walt Disney movie "The Parent Trap."

Twin Troubles (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
How twins were treated in various cultures in the past.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath.

Seeing Double (Table of Contents)

Walt Disney's The Parent Trap / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Back cover. This sequence is replaced with an ad in some copies. See Sequence 5.

204 Revolutionary Soldiers Only $1.98 (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath [as RH] (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath [as RH] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for 204 plastic Revolutionary War soldiers for $1.98 from a post office box in Carle Place, Long Island, N.Y. This sequence replaces Sequence 4 in some copies.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Walt Disney's The Parent Trap
  2. 1. The Parent Trap
  3. 2. Walt Disney's The Parent Trap
  4. 3. Twin Troubles
  5. 4. Seeing Double
    Walt Disney's The Parent Trap
  6. 5. 204 Revolutionary Soldiers Only $1.98
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