(August 1950)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
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 "THE UNINVITED GUEST," No. 286." Code number is M.M.O.S. #286-508. Copyright 1950 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 #14?


Mickey Mouse and the Uninvited Guest (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
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Pluto
Reprints:
Keywords:
popguns

[New Clothes] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse
Synopsis:
Mickey has a new suit. Minnie doesn't notice, but complains that Mickey hasn't noticed her new dress.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

The Uninvited Guest (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie; Flipper (seal); Big Duke [Black Pete]; Chief O'Hara; Pluto; Goofy
Synopsis:
Mickey and the nephews are vacationing at the beach when a seal takes over their bathtub. The seal causes Mickey all sorts of problems. When Mickey is kidnapped by a bank robber named Big Duke, (who looks exactly like Black Pete), the seal brings the police to save him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title does not exactly match the cover title.

"Feat of Fancy" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; The Reluctant Dragon; Black Knight Pete [Black Pete]; Princess [Minnie Mouse]
Synopsis:
Mickey falls asleep during a chess match with Goofy and dreams he is a knight who has to defeat a dragon to win the hand of the fair Princess Minnie.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Burglar Trap] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie
Synopsis:
A burglar gets tripped up by all the toys Morty and Ferdie have left lying on the floor.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white.

[Hot Day] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis:
On a hot day, Mickey tells Goofy that sitting in a bathtub will cool him off. Later Mickey visits Goofy and finds him sitting in his bathtub--without any water.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mickey Mouse and the Uninvited Guest
    Mickey Mouse
  2. 1. [New Clothes]
    Mickey Mouse
  3. 2. The Uninvited Guest
    Mickey Mouse
  4. 3. "Feat of Fancy"
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. [Burglar Trap]
    Mickey Mouse
  6. 5. [Hot Day]
    Mickey Mouse
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