(January 1945)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Book
Editing:
Eleanor Packer (managing editor); Alice Nielson Cobb (story editor); Carl Buettner (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 "DONALD DUCK IN FROZEN GOLD, No. 62." Code number is D.D.O.S. 62-451. Copyright 1944 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).


Donald Duck in Frozen Gold (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
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Keywords:
sledding; snow; whips

[Riding Outfit] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
black/white/red (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck
Synopsis:
Donald ends up wearing a football outfit when he tries to ride a donkey.
Reprints:
  • from Donald Duck (King Features Syndicate) newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

Frozen Gold (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Black Pete
Synopsis:
Donald flies penicillin to Point Marrow, Alaska, but a crook has stashed a stolen map to a gold mine in Donald's plane. When he reaches Alaska, Donald is kidnapped by two crooks and abandoned on the barrens. The nephews use a plane to rescue him.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on August 9, 1944. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Mystery of the Swamp (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Gneezles (intro)
Synopsis:
Donald and the nephews go exploring in the Everglades, where they run afoul of strange little goblins called Gneezles. Donald tries to capture a Gneezle, but instead the ducks are captured by them, and are to be fed to the alligators.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on September 23, 1944. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

[The Favorite Chair] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Colors:
black/white/red (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Bolivar (dog)
Synopsis:
Everyone wants to sit in Donald's favorite chair.
Reprints:
  • from Donald Duck (King Features Syndicate) newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white.

[Warm in Bed] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Bolivar (dog)
Synopsis:
Donald takes the dog and cat to bed with him in order to keep warm.
Reprints:
  • from Donald Duck (King Features Syndicate) newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Donald Duck in Frozen Gold
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. [Riding Outfit]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. Frozen Gold
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. Mystery of the Swamp
    Donald Duck
  5. 4. [The Favorite Chair]
    Donald Duck
  6. 5. [Warm in Bed]
    Donald Duck
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