(January 1941)

Dell, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1940-12-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb ?

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 1.


[Destroyed X-mas Tree] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Merry Christmas Unca Donald
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Donald is sitting on the floor after attempting to decorate a Christmas tree and falling off a ladder in the process.
Keywords
Christmas tree

[Stealing an Apple] (Table of Contents: 1)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald gets caught attempting to steal apples from a shop.
Reprints
  • From Silly Symphonies Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-11-15, In Mickey Mouse Magazine (3rd series, 1935-1940) 60, Donald Duck 280

Safety In Numbers (Table of Contents: 2)

Pluto / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Merrill De Maris
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Terry the Pup; Pluto
Synopsis
Pluto buries meat in the yard while several other dogs spy on him through the fence.
Reprints

He'll Whistle for His Eats (Table of Contents: 3)

Pluto / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hubie Karp
Pencils
Bob Grant
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Pluto
Synopsis
Pluto follows the wrong whistles.
Reprints
  • From Silly Symphonies Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1939-05-21

The Country Cousin (Table of Contents: 4)

Country Cousin / text story / 3 pages (report information)

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?
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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Country Cousin

Well! Dog My Cats (Table of Contents: 5)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pluto; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald lures Pluto into cat chase.
Reprints
  • From Silly Symphonies Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-01-31, In Donald Duck 281

Donald Gets the Drift (Table of Contents: 6)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald catches a cold from rooftop avalanche
Reprints
  • From Silly Symphonies Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-02-07, In Donald Duck 281

'Snow Use (Table of Contents: 7)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald shovels snow from a vacant house.
Reprints
  • From Silly Symphonies Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-02-14, In Donald Duck 281

In Search of Jungle Treasure (Table of Contents: 8)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks
Ted Thwaites
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Minnie Mouse; Peg-leg Pete; Eli Squinch; Captain Nathaniel Churchmouse; Clarabelle Cow; Goofy
Synopsis
Mickey Mouse in Africa looking for a buried treasure.
Reprints
  • From Mickey Mouse daily (King Features Syndicate) 1937-04-05 to 1937-08-07

Indexer Notes

Part 1; each page has its own title at the top (presumably the titles of the individual Sunday pages)

Shoo, Fly, Don't Bother Me (Table of Contents: 9)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
After being pushed aside by a fellow customer in an ice cream store, Donald places a fake fly on the customer's ice cream in an attempt to make him leave the store.
Reprints
  • From Silly Symphonies Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-01-17, In Donald Duck 281

A Frightful Eyeful (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pluto
Synopsis
Pluto is scared by wallposter of a tiger.
Reprints
  • From Mickey Mouse Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-12-06, In Mickey Mouse 223

Big-hearted Pluto (Table of Contents: 11)

Pluto / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pluto
Synopsis
Pluto plays ball with a seal.

$25.00 in Cash! Name the Babies! Win a Prize! (Table of Contents: 12)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Ten Little County Boys (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 0.55 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Poem.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

statement of ownership / 0.1 page (report information)

Script
Percy F. Jordan
Letters
typeset

Walt Disney's Pinocchio Hankies For Blow- For Show (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.35 page (report information)

Golden Eggs (Table of Contents: 16)

Donald Duck / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald disguises as a chicken in an attempt to steal eggs.

Need More Be Said? (Table of Contents: 17)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Sceptical Donald ends up in cage.
Reprints
  • From Silly Symphonies Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-01-10

Pluto's Quinpuplets (Table of Contents: 18)

Pluto / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fifi; Pluto

Rain on the Roof (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Letters
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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Goofy; Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse
Synopsis
Various accidents while fixing Minnie's house.
Reprints
  • From Mickey Mouse Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937

Yuh Can't Pool Donald (Table of Contents: 20)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald digs a hole in front of Goofy's garage.
Reprints
  • From Silly Symphonies Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-01-24, In Donald Duck 281

[The Seven Ghosts] (Table of Contents: 21)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Osborne
Pencils
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks
Ted Thwaites
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Donald Duck; Goofy; Minnie Mouse; Clarabelle Cow
Synopsis
Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy open a detective agency and investigate a house haunted by seven ghosts.
Reprints
  • From Mickey Mouse daily (King Features Syndicate) 1936-08-10 - 1936-11-28

Indexer Notes

Part 2 (continued from Dec. issue); overall story title not given in this issue (not even in Table of Contents); each page with its own title on top margin.

Crossword Puzzle (Table of Contents: 22)

activity / 0.2 page (report information)

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typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

table of contents / 0.8 page (report information)

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Mr. Mouse Takes a Trip (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Mickey Mouse / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

There's still Time to catch Santa's Special! (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Destroyed X-mas Tree]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. [Stealing an Apple]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. Safety In Numbers
    Pluto
  4. 3. He'll Whistle for His Eats
    Pluto
  5. 4. The Country Cousin
    Country Cousin
  6. 5. Well! Dog My Cats
    Donald Duck
  7. 6. Donald Gets the Drift
    Donald Duck
  8. 7. 'Snow Use
    Donald Duck
  9. 8. In Search of Jungle Treasure
    Mickey Mouse
  10. 9. Shoo, Fly, Don't Bother Me
    Donald Duck
  11. 10. A Frightful Eyeful
    Mickey Mouse
  12. 11. Big-hearted Pluto
    Pluto
  13. 12. $25.00 in Cash! Name the Babies! Win a Prize!
  14. 13. Ten Little County Boys
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
  16. 15. Walt Disney's Pinocchio Hankies For Blow- For Show
  17. 16. Golden Eggs
    Donald Duck
  18. 17. Need More Be Said?
    Donald Duck
  19. 18. Pluto's Quinpuplets
    Pluto
  20. 19. Rain on the Roof
    Mickey Mouse
  21. 20. Yuh Can't Pool Donald
    Donald Duck
  22. 21. [The Seven Ghosts]
    Mickey Mouse
  23. 22. Crossword Puzzle
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. Mr. Mouse Takes a Trip
    Mickey Mouse
  26. 25. There's still Time to catch Santa's Special!
    Donald Duck
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