(December 1959-February 1960)

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

[Optician's Coin Chart] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints
Keywords
optician

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on July 11, 1959.

"Fresh Up" Freddie Says: "Right Now, You're Probably Asking Yourself - What's a Famous Chef's Secret for Making Food Taste Better?" (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the "Paul Bunyan" Machine (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 21 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
Beagle Boys; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
The Beagle Boys invent a huge "Paul Bunyan" machine to chop into Scrooge's Money Bin, but Scrooge mails his money to an Idaho forest and hides it inside trees. When the Beagles come to the forest, Scrooge confronts them with a "Paul Bunyan" machine of his own.
Reprints
Keywords
forests; Idaho; Money Bin

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on December 15, 1958. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

Walt Disney's Gyro Gearloose and the Inventors' Contest (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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro's Helper; Black Pete; Gyro Gearloose
Synopsis
Gyro enters a contest for inventors of a better mousetrap, and faces Black Pete in the finals.
Reprints
Keywords
inventions; mousetrap

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on January 16, 1959. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

Pluto's Playmate (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Pluto

Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the Witching Stick (Table of Contents: 5)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 5 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
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Synopsis
Scrooge is hunting for gold with a witching stick, when Donald substitutes another stick for it.
Reprints
Keywords
gold

Indexer Notes

Art submitted January 16, 1959. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

The Money Hat (Table of Contents: 6)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.38 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck
Synopsis
A bag of money holds down Scrooge's hat on a windy day.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Dell Pledge to Parents (0.12 page) and an advertisement for Stewart-Warner Corporation (0.5 page) fill out the page. Art submitted May 20, 1959. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

Have Some Real Fun and Sure 'nuff Action with the F-500 Fury Cap Machine Gun (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Nichols Industries, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Captain Kangaroo Says "Schwinn Bikes Are Best" (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Arnold, Schwinn & Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Optician's Coin Chart]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. "Fresh Up" Freddie Says: "Right Now, You're Probably Asking Yourself - What's a Famous Chef's Secret for Making Food Taste Better?"
    7-Up
  3. 2. Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the "Paul Bunyan" Machine
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. Walt Disney's Gyro Gearloose and the Inventors' Contest
    Gyro Gearloose
  5. 4. Pluto's Playmate
    Mickey Mouse
  6. 5. Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the Witching Stick
    Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. The Money Hat
    Uncle Scrooge
  8. 7. Have Some Real Fun and Sure 'nuff Action with the F-500 Fury Cap Machine Gun
    Nichols Industries, Inc.
  9. 8. Captain Kangaroo Says "Schwinn Bikes Are Best"
    Arnold, Schwinn & Co.
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