(December 1961-February 1962)

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Volume:
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (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 DAISY DUCK'S DIARY, No, 1247." Code number is DAISY D.D. O.S. #127-6111. Copyright 1961 by Walt Disney Productions, Inc. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). An alternate version of this issue exists, without ads. See the index for Four Color #1247.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck's Diary / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck

Back in Business (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Gregory
Pencils:
Bob Gregory
Inks:
Steve Steere

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck
Synopsis:
When the back of her dress is ruined by a iron, Daisy decides to alter it to a backless design.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white; pantomime story.

Booby Prize Surprise (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Gregory
Pencils:
Bob Gregory
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
Daisy and Donald make costumes for Duckburg's Centennial Costume Ball.

Mystery Mission (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Gregory
Pencils:
Bob Gregory
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck
Synopsis:
Daisy has a job as a traveling companion. A foreign movie star, Bonita Burrito, engages her to travel south of the border. However, "Bonita" has an ulterior motive that almost gets Daisy in trouble.

Win This Complete Home Movie Outfit (Table of Contents)

Kool-Aid / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Centerfold. Ad for contest from Kool-Aid soft drink mix. 200 grand prizes of Bell & Howell 8mm home movie outfits. This ad replaces "Culture Craze" in the non-ad edition.

Fibber Flipper (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Gregory
Pencils:
Bob Gregory
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Clara Cluck; Clarabelle Cow

Synopsis:
Daisy buys a carpet from Uncle Scrooge, when it doesn't seem to be magic, like it was advertised. She finds out the carpet will slip out from underneath anyone who tells a lie while standing on it.

Miss Astroduck (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Gregory
Pencils:
Bob Gregory
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters:
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Gyro Gearloose

Synopsis:
Gyro's electronic brain chooses Daisy to be the pilot for his rocket ship which is to orbit Earth.

Awfully Realistic (Table of Contents)

Daisy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Tony Strobl
Pencils:
John Liggera
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck
Synopsis:
Daisy's painting of a bird is so realistic that a cat jumps at it.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story. This sequence does not appear in the non-ad version. This half-page story and a half-page ad replace "Sweet Beak" from the non-ad version.

Riding Your Bike is More Fun with a Cadet Bike Speedometer (Table of Contents)

Cadet Bike Speedometer; Stewart-Warner Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Cadet Bicycle Speedometers. Stewart-Warner Corporation, Chicago, Ill.

No Future (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Gregory
Pencils:
Bob Gregory
Inks:
Steve Steere
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck
Synopsis:
Daisy is told that she is going to meet a duck who is high in the advertising world. She runs into Donald who is wearing stilts to advertise a restaurant.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

204 Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed "RH")
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed "RH")
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for 204 piece set of plastic Revolutionary War soldiers and accessories from Carle Place, Long Island, N.Y. This ad replaces "Sir Gallant Cad" from the non-ad edition.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  2. 1. Back in Business
    Daisy Duck
  3. 2. Booby Prize Surprise
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  4. 3. Mystery Mission
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  5. 4. Win This Complete Home Movie Outfit
    Kool-Aid
  6. 5. Fibber Flipper
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  7. 6. Miss Astroduck
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  8. 7. Awfully Realistic
    Daisy
  9. 8. Riding Your Bike is More Fun with a Cadet Bike Speedometer
    Cadet Bike Speedometer; Stewart-Warner Corporation
  10. 9. No Future
    Daisy Duck
  11. 10. 204 Revolutionary War Soldiers
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