(October 1958)

Dell, 1958 Series
 
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
100
On-sale date:
1958
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
Color:
Color
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994).


[Merry-go-round] (Table of Contents)

Disney Gang / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Norm McGary ?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Goofy; Pluto
Synopsis:
Disney Gang riding a merry-go-round.
Reprints:

You're Invited to the Disneyland Birthday Party (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Dialogue First Line: "Join the gang in the Magic Kingdom for the happy celebration"

Disneyland Birthday Party (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
John Liggera
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
It is the third anniversary of the Magic Kingdom of Disneyland and Mickey Mouse is the party host at a king-size birthday cake.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Frame story

[Kidnapped] (Table of Contents)

Dumbo / comic story / 10 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:
Dumbo; El Rancid; John Worthington Foulfellow; Gideon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dialogue First Line: "Hey, Dumbo! Can I have your autograph?"

[The Forbidium Money Bin] (Table of Contents)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Gyro Gearloose; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis:
Scrooge and Gyro go to the Moon to find a material hard enough to cut into Scrooge's new impenetrable money bin, since Scrooge has destroyed the only copy of the combination. On the Moon they find the material they want--a comet head--but are forced to jettison it on their way back to Earth when their rockets catches fire.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 4, 1958. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982). Dialogue First Line: "Are you sure now, Gyro, that this money bin can't be broken into..."

[The Wishing Jewel] (Table of Contents)

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Seven Dwarfs; Snow White; Wicked Witch
Synopsis:
The Seven dwarfs find a diamond in a mine that grants wishes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dialogue First Line: "Have a good day in the mine, boys!"

[Laying Rails] (Table of Contents)

Goofy and Li'l Davy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Li'l Davy; Goofy
Synopsis:
Indians interfere with the construction of railway tracks.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dialogue First Line: "I've been workin' on thuh railroad..."

The Adventures of Mr. Toad (Table of Contents)

Mr. Toad / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mr. Toad
Synopsis:
Mr Toad gets in trouble after buying a stolen car.
Reprints:

[Bargain Sea Cruise] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
John Liggera
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Daisy Duck
Synopsis:
Donald and his nephews take a bargain-basement cruise on a freighter.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dialogue First Line: "Don't stray too far, mates!"

[Ambush at Sea] (Table of Contents)

Peter Pan and Captain Hook / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Fallberg
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury
Inks:
Jack Bradbury
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Captain Hook; Peter Pan; Tinker Bell; Mister Smee
Synopsis:
Peter Pan and Tinker Bell investigate after receiving word that Captain Hook had reached the Indian village.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dialogue First Line: "It's so peaceful here with the boys over visiting their Indian friends!"

Birthday Time at Disneyland (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lee Hooper
Inks:
Lee Hooper
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Monstro; Snow White; Casey Jnr; Dumbo
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Mickey's Trip through the Magic Kingdom board game.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Merry-go-round]
    Disney Gang
  2. 1. You're Invited to the Disneyland Birthday Party
  3. 2. Disneyland Birthday Party
    Mickey Mouse
  4. 3. [Kidnapped]
    Dumbo
  5. 4. [The Forbidium Money Bin]
    Uncle Scrooge
  6. 5. [The Wishing Jewel]
    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
  7. 6. [Laying Rails]
    Goofy and Li'l Davy
  8. 7. The Adventures of Mr. Toad
    Mr. Toad
  9. 8. [Bargain Sea Cruise]
    Donald Duck
  10. 9. [Ambush at Sea]
    Peter Pan and Captain Hook
  11. 10. Birthday Time at Disneyland
    Mickey Mouse
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