(February 1948)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Eleanor Packer (managing editor); Alice Nielson Cobb (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 MICKEY MOUSE in JUNGLE MAGIC, No. 181." Code number is M.M.O.S. #181-482. Copyright 1947 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). Apparently Mickey Mouse regular series #6?


Jungle Magic (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Reprints:
Keywords:
arrows; jungles; machetes; pith helmets

[Trombone Trouble] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis:
Goofy's neighbor is practicing the trombone at night and is keeping Goofy awake.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

Mickey Mouse and Jungle Magic! (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Horace Horsecollar; Goofy; Missus van Giltedge; Dan Delion
Synopsis:
Mickey is working in a flower shop. A wealthy woman requests a black orchid and the store's owner sends Mickey and Goofy to the Orinoco River area in South America to find one.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title is slightly different than cover title. Script credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Mickey Mouse and the Soap Box Derby (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie; Pluto; Goofy; Minnie Mouse
Synopsis:
The nephews are so busy building a soap box racer that Mickey thinks they've forgotten his birthday.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

References in the last panel to radio programs "The Lone Cowpuncher" and "The Green Beetle" likely takeoffs on "The Lone Ranger" and "The Green Hornet."

[Raking Leaves] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty and Ferdie
Synopsis:
Mickey is angry with the nephews for not doing their job of raking the leaves.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white.

[Artificial Fruit] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Pluto; Minnie Mouse
Synopsis:
Mickey has Pluto take a basket of fruit to Minnie, but along the way it is switched with a basket of wax fruit.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Jungle Magic
    Mickey Mouse
  2. 1. [Trombone Trouble]
    Mickey Mouse
  3. 2. Mickey Mouse and Jungle Magic!
    Mickey Mouse
  4. 3. Mickey Mouse and the Soap Box Derby
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. [Raking Leaves]
    Mickey Mouse
  6. 5. [Artificial Fruit]
    Mickey Mouse
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