([April 1982])

Western, 1982 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Whitman
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

Indicia reads: Walt Disney's The Wonderful Adventures of Pinocchio. The number on the cover (90089-204) is an additional job number written in a panel on page 2 of the main story. If Four Color #92 and Four Color #545 are considered the 1st & 2nd printings, the 10/63 Gold Key issue may be the 3rd printing which means there is a stated 4th printing (needs to be verified); there is a stated "Fifth Printing" with identical cover to the 10/63 (3rd?) printing. The 1971 Gold Key nn issues is the stated Sixth Printing, making this Whitman issue the 7th (and final) printing (not labeled as such in the indicia).


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pinocchio / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Norm McGary ?
Inks:
Norm McGary ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Pinocchio; Jiminy Cricket
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Four Color (Dell, 1942 series) #545 (March 1954)

The Wonderful Adventures of Pinocchio (Table of Contents)

Pinocchio / comic story / 35 pages (report information)

Script:
Carlo Collodi (novel); Chase Craig (adaptation)
Pencils:
Walt Kelly
Inks:
Walt Kelly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
WR-PINOCCHIO

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Pinocchio; Jiminy Cricket; Gepetto; Figaro; The Blue Fairy; John Worthington Foulfellow; Gideon; Stromboli; Coachman; Lampwick; Monstro
Synopsis:
The Blue Fairy brings Gepetto's wooden puppet Pinocchio to life. Jiminy Cricket is enlisted as his conscience. Pinocchio is captured by the evil showman Stromboli, but is rescued by the Blue Fairy. Not learning a lesson, Pinocchio is then enticed to travel with a coach load of boys to Pleasure Island. There they indulge in bad behavior until the boys turn into donkeys. Pinocchio is saved by Jiminy part-way through the transformation. In the meantime, Gepetto was swallowed by the whale Monstro. Pinocchio and Jiminy search for Monstro and the pair are re-united with Gepetto in Monstro's belly.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Four Color (Dell, 1942 series) #92 (January 1946)

Indexer Notes

Additional Job number on page 2: 90089-204 PINOCCHIO. Story begins on inside front cover in black and white, continues on inside back cover in black and white, and concludes on the back cover in color. Abridged adaptation of the 1940 Walt Disney animated movie "Pinocchio."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Pinocchio
  2. 1. The Wonderful Adventures of Pinocchio
    Pinocchio
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Roy Lyons
  • Chris Boyko
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • I.N.D.U.C.K.S Project and Alberto Becattini