(October 1969)

Western, 1968 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Del Connell ?
Dimensions:
4.75". x 6.5"
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cardstock Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Squarebound

Trick or Treat (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Witch Hazel; Davy Crockett (cameo); Goofy (cameo)

Enter the Golden Magazine "TV Star" Sweepstakes (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Promo for contest in September issues of Golden Magazine and Gold Key comics. Grand prize is a Hollywood vacation for four and a personal appearance on the CBS "Family Affair" TV show. (Same promo as back cover of Walt Disney Comics Digest #15.)

Walt Disney Comics Digest Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Donald Duck (cameo); Mickey Mouse (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents and indicia.

Trick or Treat (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Witch Hazel (first appearance); Huey, Dewey and Louie
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

adapted from the 1952 cartoon.

Outdoor Outfit (Table of Contents)

Minnie Mouse / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Minnie Mouse

Counting on Trouble (Table of Contents)

Scamp / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hubbard
Inks:
Al Hubbard
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Scamp; Trusty
Reprints:

Ups and Downs (Table of Contents)

True Life Adventures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dick Huemer
Pencils:
George Wheeler
Inks:
George Wheeler
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Reprints:
  • from True Life Adventures (King Features Syndicate) 1964.00.00

The Bashful Brute (Table of Contents)

Humphrey Bear and the Ranger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Paul Murry

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Humphrey Bear; the Ranger; Butch
Reprints:

Phantom Arrowhead (Table of Contents)

Little Hiawatha / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Little Hiawatha

The Acorn Trap (Table of Contents)

Chip 'n' Dale / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks:
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Chip 'n' Dale; Tinker Bell; Foxy Fox
Reprints:

Goofy Questions (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset

Jungle Hi-Jinks (Table of Contents)

Mowgli / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Mowgli; Shere Khan; Kaa; Old Mugger

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Karl Wilcox, February 2008.

The Triangles (Table of Contents)

Tinker Bell / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Tinker Bell

Toy Train Trickery (Table of Contents)

Jiminy Cricket / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Paul Murry

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Jiminy Cricket; Boris Bug
Reprints:

Merry Menagerie (Table of Contents)

Merry Menagerie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Karp
Pencils:
Bob Grant
Inks:
Bob Grant
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Merry Menagerie daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948.01.12
  • from Merry Menagerie daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948.02.06
  • from Merry Menagerie daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948.02.23
  • from Merry Menagerie daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948.02.21

Indexer Notes

cartoons, 4 daily panels.

Sea-Air-Rescue (Table of Contents)

Dumbo Meets Moby Duck / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Dumbo; Moby Duck; Flotsam, the Wicked Whaler

[Violin Player Outside Window] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge Mini-Comic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
A violin-player plays sweet music outside Scrooge's window. When Scrooge tips him just a penny, the musician's tune changes.
Keywords:
violin

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

The Misfit Matador (Table of Contents)

Super Goof / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Paul Murry

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Goof
Reprints:

The Playground Plot (Table of Contents)

Bucky Bug / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Buettner
Pencils:
Carl Buettner
Inks:
Carl Buettner
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Carl Buettner

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bucky Bug; June Bug
Synopsis:
Bucky runs for the City Council.
Reprints:

Secret Cipher (Table of Contents)

Mad Madam Mim / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Mad Madam Mim

Fabulous Tycoon (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Reprints:

The Dachshund (Table of Contents)

Pluto's Kennel Korner / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Gentlemen Prefer Daisy (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck; Gladstone Gander; Donald Duck

Honey Bee-Line (Table of Contents)

Brer Rabbit / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Brer Rabbit

Backwoods Bugaboo (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Paul Murry

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Barney; Bullneck
Reprints:

Antarctic Ambush (Table of Contents)

True Life Adventures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dick Huemer
Pencils:
George Wheeler
Inks:
George Wheeler
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Reprints:
  • from True Life Adventures (King Features Syndicate) 1965.00.00

Spooky Tenants (Table of Contents)

Goofy / text story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Goofy; Mickey Mouse

Tongue-Twisters (Table of Contents)

Grandma Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Grandma Duck; Gus Goose

Pop's Good Bad Deed (Table of Contents)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Paul Murry

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Li'l Bad Wolf; Big Bad Wolf; Brer Bear
Reprints:

Coin Shift Trick (Table of Contents)

Morty and Ferdie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Morty and Ferdie

The River Pirates (Table of Contents)

Davy Crockett / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Del Connell
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Jesse Marsh

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 2.

Double-O Puzzle (Table of Contents)

Ludwig Von Drake / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Ludwig Von Drake

The Up-brella Adventure (Table of Contents)

April, May and June / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Carey
Inks:
John Carey
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
April, May and June; Gyro Gearloose

Seven-Fold-Folly (Table of Contents)

Seven Dwarfs / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
The Seven Dwarfs [Doc; Sneezy; Sleepy; Grumpy; Dopey; Bashful; Happy]

["Hi, I'm Cracky..."] (Table of Contents)

Golden Magazine / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Cracky

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promo for subscriptions to "Golden Magazine." One year for $5.00. (Same promo as inside back cover of Walt Disney Comics Digest #15.)

Table-Top Road-Eo (Table of Contents)

Mighty Matchbox / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad in comic form for Matchbox miniature cars.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Trick or Treat
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. Enter the Golden Magazine "TV Star" Sweepstakes
  3. 2. Walt Disney Comics Digest Contents
  4. 3. Trick or Treat
    Donald Duck
  5. 4. Outdoor Outfit
    Minnie Mouse
  6. 5. Counting on Trouble
    Scamp
  7. 6. Ups and Downs
    True Life Adventures
  8. 7. The Bashful Brute
    Humphrey Bear and the Ranger
  9. 8. Phantom Arrowhead
    Little Hiawatha
  10. 9. The Acorn Trap
    Chip 'n' Dale
  11. 10. Goofy Questions
  12. 11. Jungle Hi-Jinks
    Mowgli
  13. 12. The Triangles
    Tinker Bell
  14. 13. Toy Train Trickery
    Jiminy Cricket
  15. 14. Merry Menagerie
    Merry Menagerie
  16. 15. Sea-Air-Rescue
    Dumbo Meets Moby Duck
  17. 16. [Violin Player Outside Window]
    Uncle Scrooge Mini-Comic
  18. 17. The Misfit Matador
    Super Goof
  19. 18. The Playground Plot
    Bucky Bug
  20. 19. Secret Cipher
    Mad Madam Mim
  21. 20. Fabulous Tycoon
    Uncle Scrooge
  22. 21. The Dachshund
    Pluto's Kennel Korner
  23. 22. Gentlemen Prefer Daisy
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  24. 23. Honey Bee-Line
    Brer Rabbit
  25. 24. Backwoods Bugaboo
    Mickey Mouse
  26. 25. Antarctic Ambush
    True Life Adventures
  27. 26. Spooky Tenants
    Goofy
  28. 27. Tongue-Twisters
    Grandma Duck
  29. 28. Pop's Good Bad Deed
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  30. 29. Coin Shift Trick
    Morty and Ferdie
  31. 30. The River Pirates
    Davy Crockett
  32. 31. Double-O Puzzle
    Ludwig Von Drake
  33. 32. The Up-brella Adventure
    April, May and June
  34. 33. Seven-Fold-Folly
    Seven Dwarfs
  35. 34. ["Hi, I'm Cracky..."]
    Golden Magazine
  36. 35. Table-Top Road-Eo
    Mighty Matchbox
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • I.N.D.U.C.K.S Project and Alberto Becattini
  • Bob Hughes
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Karl Wilcox