(September 1961)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-07-20
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 NIKKI, WILD DOG OF THE NORTH, No. 1226." Code number is NIKKI O.S. #1226-619. 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). Adapted from the 1961 movie "Nikki, Wild Dog of the North."
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


Walt Disney's Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Nikki (dog) (photo); Andre Dupas (photo of Jean Coutu); Makoki (photo of Ureil Luft)
Reprints:

Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (Table of Contents)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Nikki (dog) (photo); Andre Dupas (photo of Jean Coutu); Makoki (photo of Ureil Luft); Jacques LeBeau (photo of Emile Genest)
Synopsis:
Preview of the story.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Nikki Wild Dog of the North (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Nikki (dog); Neewa (bear); Andre Dupas; Makoki; Jacques LeBeau; Durante
Synopsis:
Nikki becomes separated from his owner on a trip for supplies in the Canadian Rockies. After a life in the wild, he is captured by a pair of trappers, one of whom uses a club on Nikki until he is suitable for a dogfight. Nikki wins the dogfight, but when he is claimed by his former owner, must learn to return to domesticated ways.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the 1961 movie "Nikki, Wild Dog of the North."

The Factors (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Background feature about the work of the "factors" (agents) in the North Country.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Malemutes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; animal
Synopsis:
Facts about the Malemute breed of dog.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. This sequence is replaced by an ad in some copies. See Sequence 5.

Official Huck Hound Club Special Membership Offer! (Table of Contents)

Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Yogi Bear (cameo); Huckleberry Hound (cameo); Pixie (cameo); Dixie (cameo); Mr. Jinks

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for the Huck Hound Club sponsored by Kellogg's Corn Flakes breakfast cereal. Mail-in coupon to be sent with 15 cents and one boxtop. This ad replaces Sequence 4 on some copies.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Walt Disney's Nikki, Wild Dog of the North
  2. 1. Nikki, Wild Dog of the North
  3. 2. Nikki Wild Dog of the North
  4. 3. The Factors
  5. 4. Malemutes
  6. 5. Official Huck Hound Club Special Membership Offer!
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
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