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(January 1951)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig (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

Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). Donald Duck #15?


Dangerous Disguise (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck
Reprints:
Keywords:
bullfighters; bullfighting; matadors; toreros

Indexer Notes

Redrawn version in Carl Barks Library (Another Rainbow, 1983) #2; Walt Disney's Donald Duck Adventures (Gladstone, 1987) #2.

["It's the way you cook steak that counts!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Dangerous Disguise (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Synopsis:
The ducks intercept a message to Madame Triple-X, a beautiful spy, and try to beat her to Chiliburgeria, where she is to deliver the plans for a stolen American bomb to another secret agent. in Chiliburgeria, after a hectic train ride, Donald impersonates the other agent, a bullfighter named Donaldo el Quacko.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story submitted June 29, 1950. Comment: "Most of the characters in this story are humans, rather than humanoid dogs; Barks had used human characters in earlier stories, but never so prominently as in this one, and Western's editors did not approve." Comment and story synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

The Little Stranger (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank McSavage
Inks:
Frank McSavage
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Speak up, everybody!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

["Hey! Stay away from those power tools!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Dangerous Disguise
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. ["It's the way you cook steak that counts!"]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. Dangerous Disguise
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. The Little Stranger
    Donald Duck
  5. 4. ["Speak up, everybody!"]
    Grandma Duck
  6. 5. ["Hey! Stay away from those power tools!"]
    Donald Duck
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