Uncle Scrooge #18 [Price variant]

Dell, 1953 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
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)
Format:
Regular U.S. Comic Size; Color Covers and Interiors, Saddle-Stitched

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Uncle Scrooge (Dell, 1953 series) #18.


[Watering money tree] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted August 6, 1956.

[Net Worth] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge hesitates at jumping from a burning building into a net.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Art submitted on November 15, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

Land of the Pygmy Indians (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Synopsis:
Scrooge buys a huge tract of land in the Canadian wilds so that the can get away from Duckburg's crowds and smoke and noise, but finds that the "unpopulated" land he has bought is actually the home of the Peeweegahs, tiny Indians who speak in the rhythms like those of Longfellow's "Song of Hiawatha." The ducks are captured by the Peeweegahs, and to prove that they mean no harm, Donald must land an enormous sturgeon.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on November 15, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

The Superstitious Citizen (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty and Ferdie

[The Sure-Fire Gold Finder] (Table of Contents)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Gyro Gearloose; Gyro's Helper
Synopsis:
Gyro invents a machine for finding gold and tests it in the desert.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on October 11, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Relative Reaction] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.88 page (report information)

Script:
Carl Barks
Pencils:
Carl Barks
Inks:
Carl Barks
Letters:
Garé Barks

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge dresses shabbily when a relative comes to ask for a loan.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Art submitted on May 24, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[More Spring and Summer Fun] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Schwinn Mark II Jaguar bicycle.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Watering money tree]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [Net Worth]
    Uncle Scrooge
  3. 2. Land of the Pygmy Indians
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. The Superstitious Citizen
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. [The Sure-Fire Gold Finder]
    Gyro Gearloose
  6. 5. [Relative Reaction]
    Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. [More Spring and Summer Fun]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Kjell Crone
  • Harry W Fluks
  • I.N.D.U.C.K.S Project and Alberto Becattini