(November 1953)

Dell, 1940 Series
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Volume
14
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications Inc.
Brand
Dell Comic [sans serif]
Editing
Alice Nielsen Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig (editor)

[Worm in Apple] (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; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Daisy is about to bite into a Halloween apple containing a worm.
Reprints
Keywords
apple; Halloween; worm

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on December 6, 1952.

[Bee Bumbles] (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

Job Number
W.D.C.#158-5311
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The opening scenes of this drama take place in the early summer!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; various panicked citizens of Duckburg; florist; tattooed sailor; beat cop; Supreme Instructor of the Junior Woodchucks; many hose-wielding firemen; unnamed angry neighbor (Neighbor Jones?); lots of bees
Synopsis
Donald’s nephews raise bees as a project to be "Future Farm Experts of the Junior Woodchucks of the World." This causes nothing but problems and gets Donald in trouble with the whole city.
Reprints
Keywords
bee hive; bee keepers; bees; best of intentions; honey; Junior Woodchucks; wreaking havoc

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 26, 1953. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Pinocchio's Visit] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Turner
Inks
?
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]; Pinocchio
Synopsis
Pinocchio exhibition.
Reprints

[The Ghost Dog] (Table of Contents: 3)

Pluto / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Pluto; Mickey Mouse

[Hot Springs and Cold Water] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Champin
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor; children; western-frontier
Characters
Little Hiawatha; Big Chief; Sunflower
Reprints

[The Smell-O-Mat] (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; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis
Goofy invents a Smell-O-Mat set, which provides a choice of different aromas inside his house. Unfortunately, after the machine has a short circuit, Goofy is sent out of town under quarantine.
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

Jack Frost's Nip (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Minnie Mouse; Mickey Mouse

[Box Seats] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Grandma Duck; Gus Goose; Minnie Mouse
Reprints

[Movie Complications] (Table of Contents: 8)

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; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

[Stingy] (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; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

[Scary Movie] (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; humor
Characters
Huey
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

[Cook a Boot] (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; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

[Persuasion Method] (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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

[Grandma's Birthday Cake a Blaze] (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; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Grandma Duck
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

[Large Dirty Hand on Towel] (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; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

The Lens Hunters (Part One) (Table of Contents: 15)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nice of you to look at my bird and animal movies, Mr. Sprocket!
Feature Logo
Walt Disney Presents Mickey Mouse
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; A.J. Sprocket; Mr. Sprocket's projectionist; "Bring-em-Back Dead" Klutch; airport information attendant; giraffes; hyenas
Synopsis
Mickey and Goofy are commissioned to film a nature documentary in Bathrobi, Africa, where their hired guide, "Bring-em-Back Dead" Klutch, develops an ulterior motive for joining the expedition.
Reprints
Keywords
Africa; jungle setting; nature documentary; photography; suspicion; ulterior motives

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 3.

[Driving into Mine] (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; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Donald and Daisy take a wrong turn in Donald's car and end up in a mine.
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

[Shrunken Sweater] (Table of Contents: 17)

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; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey
Synopsis
Donald accidentally wears Huey's sweater.
Reprints
Keywords
newspaper strip reprint

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Wheaties / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Worm in Apple]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. [Bee Bumbles]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. [Pinocchio's Visit]
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  4. 3. [The Ghost Dog]
    Pluto
  5. 4. [Hot Springs and Cold Water]
    Little Hiawatha
  6. 5. [The Smell-O-Mat]
    Mickey Mouse
  7. 6. Jack Frost's Nip
    Minnie Mouse
  8. 7. [Box Seats]
    Grandma Duck
  9. 8. [Movie Complications]
    Mickey Mouse
  10. 9. [Stingy]
    Donald Duck
  11. 10. [Scary Movie]
    Donald Duck
  12. 11. [Cook a Boot]
    Donald Duck
  13. 12. [Persuasion Method]
    Donald Duck
  14. 13. [Grandma's Birthday Cake a Blaze]
    Donald Duck
  15. 14. [Large Dirty Hand on Towel]
    Donald Duck
  16. 15. The Lens Hunters (Part One)
    Mickey Mouse
  17. 16. [Driving into Mine]
    Donald Duck
  18. 17. [Shrunken Sweater]
    Donald Duck
  19. 18. [""Spark up - with Wheaties!" said power hitter George Kell of the Boston Red Sox"]
    Wheaties
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  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
  • Robert Copeman
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Kirk House
  • Alan Hutchinson
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Darrel McCann
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Allen Ross
  • Dick Sabo
  • Jim Stangas
  • Joe Torcivia
  • Jim Van Dore