(December 1958-February 1959)

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 and/or Del Connell (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

[Santa Claus Scrooge] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Build muscles it's fun! (Table of Contents: 1)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Mattel Powerarm barbells. Inside front cover.

Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the Twenty-four Carat Moon (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
U.S. #24 - 5812
First Line of Dialogue or Text
At eveningtime Uncle Scrooge likes to visit his nephew, Donald, to hear the free news on t.v.!
Genre
adventure; humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beagle Boys: Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Longhorn Tallgrass; Rajah of Eyesore; Muchkale
Synopsis
A new moon is discovered behind Earth's Moon, this one made of solid gold, and Scrooge is soon in a rocket race with the Beagle Boys and others to be the first to reach it. When Scrooge does arrive on the golden moon, he find that Muchkale, the richest man on Venus, has beat him to it.
Reprints
Keywords
gold; magnetic attracter; moons; spaceships; Venus

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on January 20, 1958. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 4 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
People may wonder why I am building a house on Cyclone Hill!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro's Helper; Gyro Gearloose
Synopsis
Gyro creates a device to warn of cyclones.
Reprints
Keywords
Cyclone Hill; cyclone warning bell

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on January 20, 1958.

Surprise Package (Table of Contents: 4)

Morty and Ferdie / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"Gosh, Morty," whispered Ferdie to his brother as they both peered out the entry hall window on a crisp and snowy day just before Christmas...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Morty and Ferdie; Minnie Mouse

Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the Magic Ink (Table of Contents: 5)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 6 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
I tell you I don't want to buy anything!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge gets a free sample of ink that compels people to pay their bills.
Reprints
Keywords
Wonder Magic Ink Company

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 17, 1958. "Got this idea from my daughter." Carl Barks quoted in "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

Dad! Read This... Decide "Yes" on That Daisy Air Rifle! (Table of Contents: 6)

Daisy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Daisy air rifles and pistols.

150 Civil War Soldiers! (Table of Contents: 7)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Josely Co., promoting sale of plastic soldiers. Inside back cover.

Fun Shootin' All Year Round! (Table of Contents: 8)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Daisy air rifles. Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Santa Claus Scrooge]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. Build muscles it's fun!
  3. 2. Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the Twenty-four Carat Moon
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. ["People may wonder why I am building a house on Cyclone Hill!"]
    Gyro Gearloose
  5. 4. Surprise Package
    Morty and Ferdie
  6. 5. Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the Magic Ink
    Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. Dad! Read This... Decide "Yes" on That Daisy Air Rifle!
    Daisy
  8. 7. 150 Civil War Soldiers!
  9. 8. Fun Shootin' All Year Round!
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