(June 1953)

Dell, 1940 Series
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Volume:
13
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1953-05-05 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic [sans serif]
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb ?; Chase Craig ?

Issue Notes

Indicia number is Vol. 13, No. 9. Current display cover used in GCD is stamped "Wisconsin May 5 1953". On sale date?


[Cake Don't Touch] (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.

[Worm Weary] (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:
Gyro Gearloose; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
Gyro supplies Donald with teams of worms that haul fish in themselves.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on November 27, 1952. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

["Hey, fellows! That's the last bell! Hurry up or you'll be late for school!"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
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]
Synopsis:
Big Bad Wolf tries to catch the pigs by posing as the head of a school.
Reprints:

[Under the Big Top (Circus)] (Table of Contents: 3)

Pluto / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Christensen
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Paul Murry

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Pluto
Synopsis:
Pluto tries to get a job with the circus.
Reprints:

[The Condor Caper] (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:
Lee Hooper

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Little Hiawatha; Big Chief; Sunflower; Coco
Synopsis:
Hiawatha captures a tame pet condor.
Reprints:

["Mickey and Minnie are having a picnic lunch up at the lake today!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis:
Goofy tries to trick Mickey and Minnie by appearing at their picnic wearing a bear suit.
Reprints:

[Fancy Food for Pluto] (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Pluto
Synopsis:
After having to share his food with a lost dog, Pluto leaves home only to discover that life outside his home can be far more difficult than what he imagined.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title from 1954 reprint appearance.

The Spring Bazaar (Table of Contents: 7)

Minnie Mouse / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Minnie Mouse; Clarabelle Cow; Daisy Duck; Aunt Minerva; Chip; Dale; Grandma Duck; Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Donald Duck; Huey
Synopsis:
Minnie's pet chipmunks disrupt the Neighborhood Club's Spring Bazaar.

Indexer Notes

Goofy, Donald, and Huey appear in one of the illustrations but are not mentioned in the story.

["Yes, another canoeing party...and don't show up in your riding outfit like last time!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

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; Daisy Duck
Synopsis:
Donald tries to meet Daisy's standards for appropriate canoeing party dress.
Reprints:

["Remember me...I'll be right back!"] (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
The boys fool a movie theater employee by pretending to all be the same person.
Reprints:

["It's nice, but $20 more than I can afford!"] (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; Daisy Duck
Synopsis:
Daisy saves money on hat, affords a dress.
Reprints:

["Why don't y' put brushes on your feet and skate around?"] (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey
Synopsis:
Donald attempts an easier way of scrubbing the floor.
Reprints:

[Handy Prizes] (Table of Contents: 12)

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:
Gus Goose; Grandma Duck; Dobbin; Doris; Bessie
Synopsis:
When Grandma wins a truckload of modern conveniences in a contest, she and Gus find alternate uses for them.
Reprints:

["Why don't you boys play outside?..It's a beautiful, sunny day!"] (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
Huey, Dewey and Louie are uninterested in playing outside until it starts to rain.
Reprints:

["Congratulations, Jones..you earned it!"] (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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Jones; Smith
Synopsis:
Donald receives an insult at his college graduation.
Reprints:
  • From Donald Duck daily (King Features Syndicate) 1950.06.13

["I'll give you my jackknife, ten marbles and two comic books!"] (Table of Contents: 15)

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
Synopsis:
Huey bribes another boy to borrow Donald's lawnmower every weekend.
Reprints:

["Hi! Anybody home?"] (Table of Contents: 16)

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; Daisy Duck
Synopsis:
Daisy falls from a ladder when Donald opens her front door.
Reprints:

The Last Resort (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Paul Murry
Inks:
Paul Murry
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Paul Murry

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Mrs. Pullet
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 3.

["There, now! I told you you'd enjoy my home movies of my sewing circle, Donald!"] (Table of Contents: 18)

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; Daisy Duck
Synopsis:
Donald sneaks out when Daisy tries to show him home movies.
Reprints:

[Huey, Dewey and Louie Throw Knives on Donald Drawing] (Table of Contents: 19)

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; Louie
Synopsis:
Huey, Dewey and Louie throw knives at a drawing of Donald on the wall.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pantomime gag.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Cake Don't Touch]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. [Worm Weary]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. ["Hey, fellows! That's the last bell! Hurry up or you'll be late for school!"]
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  4. 3. [Under the Big Top (Circus)]
    Pluto
  5. 4. [The Condor Caper]
    Little Hiawatha
  6. 5. ["Mickey and Minnie are having a picnic lunch up at the lake today!"]
    Mickey Mouse
  7. 6. [Fancy Food for Pluto]
    Mickey Mouse
  8. 7. The Spring Bazaar
    Minnie Mouse
  9. 8. ["Yes, another canoeing party...and don't show up in your riding outfit like last time!"]
    Donald Duck
  10. 9. ["Remember me...I'll be right back!"]
    Donald Duck
  11. 10. ["It's nice, but $20 more than I can afford!"]
    Donald Duck
  12. 11. ["Why don't y' put brushes on your feet and skate around?"]
    Donald Duck
  13. 12. [Handy Prizes]
    Grandma Duck
  14. 13. ["Why don't you boys play outside?..It's a beautiful, sunny day!"]
    Donald Duck
  15. 14. ["Congratulations, Jones..you earned it!"]
    Donald Duck
  16. 15. ["I'll give you my jackknife, ten marbles and two comic books!"]
    Donald Duck
  17. 16. ["Hi! Anybody home?"]
    Donald Duck
  18. 17. The Last Resort
    Mickey Mouse
  19. 18. ["There, now! I told you you'd enjoy my home movies of my sewing circle, Donald!"]
    Donald Duck
  20. 19. [Huey, Dewey and Louie Throw Knives on Donald Drawing]
    Donald Duck
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