(April 1953)

Dell, 1940 Series
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Volume
13
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Dell Comic
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb ?; Chase Craig ?

Issue Notes

Indicia number is Vol. 13, No. 7.


[Traffic Regulating] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on October 2, 1952. Barks later did this cover as an oil painting (CB OIL #103).

[The Easter Election] (Table of Contents: 1)

Donald Duck / comic story / 10 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
Gladstone Gander; Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Donald and Gladstone compete to win children's votes for grand marshal of the Easter Parade.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on October 23, 1952. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Pop's Pop] (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Turner
Inks
? artist / ambrose (Becattini)
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Li'l Bad Wolf; Big Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]; Grandpa Wolf; Butch
Synopsis
When tarot cards say that it's their lucky day, the pigs let Big Bad Wolf and Grandpa Wolf capture them, confident that nothing will happen to them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title from 1997 reprint.

[On the Farm] (Table of Contents: 3)

Pluto / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don Christensen
Pencils
Frank McSavage
Inks
Frank McSavage
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pluto; Grandma Duck; Mickey Mouse; Gus Goose
Synopsis
Mickey takes Pluto to Grandma's farm to let off some steam. But Pluto hears Grandma say that he's a city dog, and sets out to prove her wrong.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title from 1987 reprint.

[Jeep Salesman] (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Hiawatha / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Hooper
Inks
Lee Hooper
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hurry, Father! Me anxious to get-um to village!
Genre
humor
Characters
Little Hiawatha; Big Chief; Sunflower: Honest Herbert
Synopsis
A salesman tries to sell Hiawatha's father a jeep.
Reprints

Goofy's Hobby (Table of Contents: 5)

Goofy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank McSavage
Inks
Frank McSavage
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse
Synopsis
A bored Goofy tries to find a hobby.

[Mickey's New Hat] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Bill Walsh
Pencils
Manuel Gonzales
Inks
Manuel Gonzales
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't believe I've heard you mention my new hat!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse
Synopsis
Minnie insists that Mickey buy a new hat.
Reprints

[Goofy's Birthday Present] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Bill Walsh
Pencils
Manuel Gonzales
Inks
Manuel Gonzales
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A birthday present from your cousin in Arizona, Goofy?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis
Mickey figures out what birthday gift Goofy got from his cousin.
Reprints

[Modern Conveniences] (Table of Contents: 8)

Grandma Duck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank McSavage
Inks
Frank McSavage
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Grandma Duck; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Grandma gives Donald a hand with modernizing his house.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title from 1993 reprint.

[Daisy's Gift] (Table of Contents: 9)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, how do you like it?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Daisy pretends to love the gift Donald got her.
Reprints

[Disturbed Telephone Talk] (Table of Contents: 10)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Synopsis
The boys are quiet until the phone rings.
Reprints

[Personal Wallpaper] (Table of Contents: 11)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your wallpaper, Mr. Duck!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald orders wallpaper with his own picture on it.
Reprints

[Argument Researching] (Table of Contents: 12)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is!" "It isn't!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
After an argument with Daisy, Donald heads for the library to do some research.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The books Donald is looking at in the library include "How to Understand Women," "The Feminine Viewpoint," and "Female Logic."

[Found Out] (Table of Contents: 13)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Huey! Come here!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Huey can't figure out how Donald caught him in a lie.
Reprints

[Phone Interuption] (Table of Contents: 14)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Drat! The phone!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
The phone keeps ringing while Donald attempts to take a bath.
Reprints

The Miracle Master (Table of Contents: 15)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Merrill De Maris
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Lord High Caliph-Mayor

Indexer Notes

Part 6 of 6. Redrawn version of Mickey Mouse daily (King Features Syndicate) 1939.09.11 - 1940.01.13.

Gretchen Fraser Sparks in Ski Race (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

General Mills Wheaties; What Sparks a Champion Sparks You / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Traffic Regulating]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. [The Easter Election]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. [Pop's Pop]
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  4. 3. [On the Farm]
    Pluto
  5. 4. [Jeep Salesman]
    Little Hiawatha
  6. 5. Goofy's Hobby
    Goofy
  7. 6. [Mickey's New Hat]
    Mickey Mouse
  8. 7. [Goofy's Birthday Present]
    Mickey Mouse
  9. 8. [Modern Conveniences]
    Grandma Duck
  10. 9. [Daisy's Gift]
    Donald Duck
  11. 10. [Disturbed Telephone Talk]
    Donald Duck
  12. 11. [Personal Wallpaper]
    Donald Duck
  13. 12. [Argument Researching]
    Donald Duck
  14. 13. [Found Out]
    Donald Duck
  15. 14. [Phone Interuption]
    Donald Duck
  16. 15. The Miracle Master
    Mickey Mouse
  17. 16. Gretchen Fraser Sparks in Ski Race
    General Mills Wheaties; What Sparks a Champion Sparks You
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