(June 1957)

Dell, 1940 Series
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Volume
17
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb ?; Chase Craig ?

[Smoky Beach Party] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Smoky Beach Barbeque.
Reprints

Free Game at Dairy Queen (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Dairy Queen / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Day Duckburg Got Dyed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Walt Disney's Donald Duck / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
W.D.C. #201-576
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gyro Gearloose; Daisy Duck; Gyro's Helper; Mayor of Duckburg
Synopsis
Donald's nephews spill India ink on their Uncle's white tablecloth and go to Gyro to get the stain out. By an unfortunate accident, a shipment of Gyro's new dye is shipped to Donald, who thinks it is his long-awaited bug powder that he plans to use to kill the microbes and moss in the city reservoir.
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Keywords
Duckburg

[Bird-brain Pop] (Table of Contents: 3)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Turner
Inks
Gil Turner
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Li'l Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]; Brer Bear; Big Bad Wolf [Zeke Wolf] (villain)
Synopsis
Li'l Bad Wolf and the Three Little Pigs are chasing a rare Pie-Eyed Peeper when they run into the Big Bad Wolf. When questioned about this, Li'l Bad Wolf informs his Dad that anyone who can photograph this rare bird is eligible to win a $40 pair of binoculars.
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[The Boy Tender] (Table of Contents: 4)

Pluto / comic story / 4 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; Pluto; Jeffrey; Jeffrey's mother
Synopsis
Pluto is accidently mis-treated by a little boy while waiting outside the market while Mickey is inside shopping. When the little boy's Mom discovers the lad is missing, he is found with Pluto, who is accused by Mickey of chasing the boy.
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Dumbo's Rainbow (Table of Contents: 5)

Dumbo / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Dumbo the Flying Elephant; Timothy Mouse; Mickey Mouse
Synopsis
Dumbo tells Timothy that he wants to go to big pary at the school grounds, but he must be able to do a stunt for the entertainment, the winner of which gets a jar of honey from Bongo's bee tree. Then Timothy suggests something Dumbo could do: create a new type of rainbow.

[Monkey Style] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro [as Walt Disney] (signed)
Inks
Al Taliaferro [as Walt Disney] (signed)
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Editing
Frank Reilly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Louie thinks of a new way to view the monkeys at the zoo.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This strip has no word balloons.

[Delayed Runaway] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro [as Walt Disney] (signed)
Inks
Al Taliaferro [as Walt Disney] (signed)
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Donald's three nephews decide to run away from home: on one condition being allowed to visit the TV set during the evenings.
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[Invisible Bubblegum] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro [as Walt Disney] (signed)
Inks
Al Taliaferro [as Walt Disney] (signed)
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey
Synopsis
Donald sternly tells Huey not to let him see him chewing such a large wad of bubble gum in his mouth again.
Reprints

[Wet Report Cards] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro [as Walt Disney] (signed)
Inks
Al Taliaferro [as Walt Disney] (signed)
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Frank Reilly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Donald is frustrated when his nephews bring home their report cards.....soaking wet.
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The Phantom Fires (Table of Contents: 10)

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
Goofy; Mickey Mouse; Scuttle (villain); another un-named crook (vllain)
Synopsis
At the request of Police Chief O'Hara, Mickey and Goofy head to the remote mountain village of Peaceful Valley i order to help Chief O'Hara's brother, who is Sheriff of the town, discover the cause of a series of mysterious fires.
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Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 3.

Mickey Mouse Summer Vacation (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

The Mickey Mouse Book / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Goldilocks and the Grouchy Bears, 1957 version (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

7-up / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[More Spring and Summer Fun] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Schwinn Mark II Jaguar Bicycle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Smoky Beach Party]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. Free Game at Dairy Queen
    Dairy Queen
  3. 2. [The Day Duckburg Got Dyed]
    Walt Disney's Donald Duck
  4. 3. [Bird-brain Pop]
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  5. 4. [The Boy Tender]
    Pluto
  6. 5. Dumbo's Rainbow
    Dumbo
  7. 6. [Monkey Style]
    Donald Duck
  8. 7. [Delayed Runaway]
    Donald Duck
  9. 8. [Invisible Bubblegum]
    Donald Duck
  10. 9. [Wet Report Cards]
    Donald Duck
  11. 10. The Phantom Fires
    Mickey Mouse
  12. 11. Mickey Mouse Summer Vacation
    The Mickey Mouse Book
  13. 12. Goldilocks and the Grouchy Bears, 1957 version
    7-up
  14. 13. [More Spring and Summer Fun]
    Schwinn Mark II Jaguar Bicycle
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