(September-November 1955)

Dell, 1953 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[Ironing Money Bills] (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
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge irons his money.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 24, 1955.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dell is proud to present one of its many awards....
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Indexer Notes

A Dell pledge to parents. Picture of plaque from Newsdealers Post no. 1169, American Legion praising Dell comics.

The Great Steamboat Race (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
U.S. #11 - 569
First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Donald Duck and his nephews come to call on Uncle Scrooge they never know what they'll see!
Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Horseshoe Hogg
Synopsis
Scrooge and "Horseshoe" Hogg raise two steamboats from the Mississippi to finish a race that the uncles started in 1870--a race to decide the ownership of Cornpone Gables, an old Southern mansion.
Reprints
Keywords
Mississippi river

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on Feb. 3, 1955. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

Riches, Riches, Everywhere! (Table of Contents: 3)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tell us again, Unca Scrooge, how you made all of this money!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Digger; Punter
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge, Donald and his nephews travel to Australia to find gold.
Reprints
Keywords
prospecting; uranium

[Come as You Are] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you been invited to any come-as-you-are parties, Uncle Scrooge?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Mrs Van Richgilt
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge is invited to a "Come as you are" party.
Reprints
Keywords
bath; party

[Roundabout Handout] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge trades nuts with a squirrel.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Ironing Money Bills]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. ["Dell is proud to present one of its many awards...."]
  3. 2. The Great Steamboat Race
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. Riches, Riches, Everywhere!
    Uncle Scrooge
  5. 4. [Come as You Are]
    Uncle Scrooge
  6. 5. [Roundabout Handout]
    Uncle Scrooge
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