Dell Giant #38 - Walt Disney's Uncle Donald and His Nephews Family Fun
(November 1960)

Dell, 1959 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
84
On-sale Date
1960-10-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Giant
Editing
Alice Nielsen Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig ? (story editor); Del Connell ? (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). Indexed copy has a Schwinn bicycles ad as backcover. Code number is "#38-1160" with the date reversed from the usual "6011" format (Code number info via Terry Meister on the Error List, June 9, 2008). On-sale date from 1961 Books and Pamphlets, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[All reading] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Donald and His Nephews Family Fun / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks
Norm McGary (painting)
Colors
Norm McGary (painting)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Grandma Duck; Daisy Duck; Uncle Scrooge McDuck; Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck
Reprints

Cartoon Symbols Matching Game (Table of Contents: 1)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl (pencils); Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout)
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Gladstone Gander; Uncle Scrooge McDuck; Donald Duck; Daisy Duck; Gus Goose

Family Fun (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Donald and His Nephews / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck; Grandma Duck; Daisy Duck; April; May; June; Gladstone Gander; Gyro Gearloose; Uncle Scrooge McDuck; Gus Goose; Beagle Boys
Reprints

Uncle Donald's Weathervane Vexer (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl (pencils); Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout)
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Characters
Donald Duck

Clubhouse Crashers (Table of Contents: 4)

Donald's Nephews and Daisy's Nieces / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil De Lara
Inks
Phil De Lara
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck; April; May; June; Donald Duck; Pluto; Beagle Bullies [Beagle Brats]
Reprints

April, May and June's Word Card Game (Table of Contents: 5)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl (pencils); Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout)
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Characters
April; May; June
Reprints

The Unhandy Man (Table of Contents: 6)

Gyro Gearloose / 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
Gyro Gearloose; Helper; Clara Cluck
Reprints

Gyro Gearloose and His Slaphappy Inventions (Table of Contents: 7)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose
Reprints

The Cat's Meow (Table of Contents: 8)

Scrooge and Gladstone / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Gregory; ?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge McDuck; Gladstone Gander
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Gregory's collection of payment remittance invoices from Western Printing & Lithography Co., invoice dated April 21, 1960. Gregory's original title for the story was "Lost Luck".

Favorite Channel TV Magic (Table of Contents: 9)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl (pencils); Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout)
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck; Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck; Grandma Duck; Uncle Scrooge McDuck; Gyro Gearloose

Too Much Help (Table of Contents: 10)

Grandma Duck / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Grandma Duck; Daisy Duck; Clarabelle Cow; Uncle Scrooge McDuck; Donald Duck
Reprints

Brain Teasers (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl (pencils); Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout)
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Characters
Donald Duck; Gus Goose; Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck
Reprints

The Right Approach (Table of Contents: 12)

Donald and Daisy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck; Gladstone Gander
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Based on a Carl Barks story, Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (Dell, 1940 series) #161.

Let's Play 4 in a Row (Table of Contents: 13)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl (pencils); Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout)
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Characters
Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck
Reprints

Menagerie Tester (Table of Contents: 14)

Popular Sayings / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl (pencils); Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout)
Inks
?
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Characters
Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck
Reprints

Let's Paint a Picture (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Tony Strobl (pencils); Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout)
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Donald Duck
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Schwinn Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [All reading]
    Uncle Donald and His Nephews Family Fun
  2. 1. Cartoon Symbols Matching Game
  3. 2. Family Fun
    Uncle Donald and His Nephews
  4. 3. Uncle Donald's Weathervane Vexer
  5. 4. Clubhouse Crashers
    Donald's Nephews and Daisy's Nieces
  6. 5. April, May and June's Word Card Game
  7. 6. The Unhandy Man
    Gyro Gearloose
  8. 7. Gyro Gearloose and His Slaphappy Inventions
    Gyro Gearloose
  9. 8. The Cat's Meow
    Scrooge and Gladstone
  10. 9. Favorite Channel TV Magic
  11. 10. Too Much Help
    Grandma Duck
  12. 11. Brain Teasers
  13. 12. The Right Approach
    Donald and Daisy
  14. 13. Let's Play 4 in a Row
  15. 14. Menagerie Tester
    Popular Sayings
  16. 15. Let's Paint a Picture
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn Bicycles
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