(December 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

Christmas in Duckburg (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck & Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Mickey Mouse (cameo); Pongo (cameo); Perdita (cameo)

["You'll love this one, too!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Promo for "The Golden Comics Digest." (Same promo as inside front cover of Walt Disney Comics Digest #17.)

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.

Christmas in Duckburg (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Ollie Eiderduck; Beagle Boys
Reprints:

Goofy's Holiday Trip to Grandma's (Table of Contents)

Goofy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Goofy; Grandma Duck

Cozy Home Hazzle (Table of Contents)

Minnie Mouse and Clara Cluck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Clara Cluck; Grandma Duck; Billy Goat; Minnie Mouse; Mickey Mouse; Pluto; Gus Goose
Reprints:

Winter Magic (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) 1963.00.00

The First Snow (Table of Contents)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Li'l Bad Wolf; Big Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]
Reprints:

Hidden Faces (Table of Contents)

Clarabelle Cow / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Clarabelle Cow

[The Runaway Circus Bear] (Table of Contents)

Bongo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Chase Craig
Pencils:
Gil Turner
Inks:
Gil Turner
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bongo; Lumpjaw; Bambi; Thumper
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

You-black-the-squares Crossword (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Whale Bait (Table of Contents)

Gyro Gearloose and Moby Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Gyro Gearloose; Moby Duck
Reprints:

The Labrador Retriever (Table of Contents)

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

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

101 Dalmatians (Table of Contents)

101 Dalmatians / text story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dodie Smith (novel); ? (adaptation)
Pencils:
Al Hubbard
Inks:
Al Hubbard
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

pages 58-62 + 123-127. Based on the book "the Hundred and One Dalmatians" by Dodie Smith, published by The Viking Press.

On the Job (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Dumbo; John Worthington Foulfellow; Gideon; Jiminy Cricket
Reprints:

Money of the World (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Uncle Scrooge

Diamond Dust Dilemma (Table of Contents)

Seven Dwarfs / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
The Seven Dwarfs [Doc; Sneezy; Sleepy; Grumpy; Dopey; Bashful; Happy]; Snow White; Wicked Witch; Beezlebub
Reprints:

Nap Shack (Table of Contents)

Scamp / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Scamp; Scamp's siblings [Ruffy, Fluffy and Scooter]

Merry Christmas Maze (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Donald Duck

Old Paleface (Table of Contents)

Spin & Marty / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

Daisy Doodles (Table of Contents)

activity / 4 pages (report information)

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

Snake in the Grass (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) 1963.00.00

The Capture (Table of Contents)

Peter Pan and Captain Hook / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Peter Pan; Captain Hook; Tinker Bell; Mr. Smee; The Lost Boys
Reprints:

The Villain Vexer (Table of Contents)

Mowgli and Tinker Bell / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Mowgli; Tinker Bell; Captain Hook; Mr. Smee; Junior; Shere Kahn; King Louie; Kaa

Tree Trickery (Table of Contents)

Brer Rabbit / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Brer Rabbit; Brer Raccoon; Brer Fox; Brer Bear
Reprints:
Keywords:
folk tales

[Hollywood sign] (Table of Contents)

Minnie Mouse in Hollywood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Super Baby-sitters (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
April, May and June; Beagle Boys; Junior Beagle 176 1/4
Reprints:

Dalmatian Puzzle (Table of Contents)

101 Dalmatians / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

The Party Panic (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / 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:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Black Pete; Goofy
Reprints:

From All of Us to All of You! (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils:
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Mickey Mouse; Chip 'n' Dale
Reprints:

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

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

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

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.)

The Real One is Here! (Table of Contents)

Matchbox / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for Matchbox "Superfast" miniature cars. (Same as back cover of Walt Disney Comics Digest #17.)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Christmas in Duckburg
    Donald Duck & Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. ["You'll love this one, too!"]
    Golden Comics Digest
  3. 2. Walt Disney Comics Digest Contents
  4. 3. Christmas in Duckburg
    Donald Duck
  5. 4. Goofy's Holiday Trip to Grandma's
    Goofy
  6. 5. Cozy Home Hazzle
    Minnie Mouse and Clara Cluck
  7. 6. Winter Magic
    True Life Adventures
  8. 7. The First Snow
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  9. 8. Hidden Faces
    Clarabelle Cow
  10. 9. [The Runaway Circus Bear]
    Bongo
  11. 10. You-black-the-squares Crossword
  12. 11. Whale Bait
    Gyro Gearloose and Moby Duck
  13. 12. The Labrador Retriever
    Pluto's Kennel Korner
  14. 13. 101 Dalmatians
    101 Dalmatians
  15. 14. On the Job
    Jiminy Cricket Meets Dumbo
  16. 15. Money of the World
    Uncle Scrooge
  17. 16. Diamond Dust Dilemma
    Seven Dwarfs
  18. 17. Nap Shack
    Scamp
  19. 18. Merry Christmas Maze
    Donald Duck
  20. 19. Old Paleface
    Spin & Marty
  21. 20. Daisy Doodles
  22. 21. Snake in the Grass
    True Life Adventures
  23. 22. The Capture
    Peter Pan and Captain Hook
  24. 23. The Villain Vexer
    Mowgli and Tinker Bell
  25. 24. Tree Trickery
    Brer Rabbit
  26. 25. [Hollywood sign]
    Minnie Mouse in Hollywood
  27. 26. The Super Baby-sitters
    April, May and June
  28. 27. Dalmatian Puzzle
    101 Dalmatians
  29. 28. The Party Panic
    Mickey Mouse
  30. 29. From All of Us to All of You!
  31. 30. ["Hi, I'm Cracky..."]
    Golden Magazine
  32. 31. The Real One is Here!
    Matchbox
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • 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