Four Color #1055 - Walt Disney's Daisy Duck's Diary
(November 1959-January 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
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 U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

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


[Eaten candy] (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck's Diary / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck
Reprints
Keywords
diaries; sleeping; writing

Daisy's Dazed Days (Table of Contents: 1)

Daisy Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
A "diary" entry in rebus form.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Art submitted on May 14, 1959.

The Librarian (Table of Contents: 2)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Daisy goes to Scrooge's money bin to collect two cents due on an overdue book on lion taming and finds Scrooge trapped with a lion he was trying to tame for a quick profit.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 14, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

The Double Date (Table of Contents: 3)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Clara Cluck; Rockhead Rooster; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; April, May and June
Synopsis
Daisy and Donald double-date with Clara Cluck and Rockhead Rooster, and Rockhead and Donald hit it off too well.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 14, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

The TV Babysitter (Table of Contents: 4)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Synopsis
Daisy baby-sits with the nephews, using the closed-circuit television camera in their room, while Donald goes to a bowling tournament.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 14, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Donald's Party (Table of Contents: 5)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Clarabelle Cow; Gladstone Gander; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Daisy is wearing an evening gown she has just received in the mail when Donald invites her to a come-as-you-are party, but she goes to the party in work clothes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 29, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

The Beauty Queen (Table of Contents: 6)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Grandma Duck; Gus Goose; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Daisy, depressed because she thinks she hasn't won the city beauty queen contest, goes to Grandma's farm, where two roving judges pick her to be farm queen.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 14, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Tight Shoes (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Daisy tries on new shoes but decides her bare feet are more comfortable.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents". Art submitted on May 14, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

The Framed Mirror (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Daisy tries painting a self-portrait, then settles for a mirror.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside back cover. Art submitted on May 14?, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

The New Girl (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Daisy cheers up when rain ruins a pretty new girl's hairdo.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Art submitted May 14?, 1959. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982). This sequence was replaced by an ad in some copies.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Eaten candy]
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  2. 1. Daisy's Dazed Days
    Daisy Duck
  3. 2. The Librarian
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  4. 3. The Double Date
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  5. 4. The TV Babysitter
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  6. 5. Donald's Party
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  7. 6. The Beauty Queen
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  8. 7. Tight Shoes
    Daisy Duck
  9. 8. The Framed Mirror
    Daisy Duck
  10. 9. The New Girl
    Daisy Duck
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