(December 1961 - February 1962)

Dell, 1953 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1961-09-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1962 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[Dollar Bill Blanket] (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

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on September 3, 1960. Barks only did the art on the cover, the idea was from someone else.

Hey Kids! Trade Now! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Midas Touch (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 17 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; Magica De Spell (first appearance); Miss Quackfaster
Synopsis
When Magica de Spell, a sorceress, comes to buy a coin from Scrooge to use in making a magic amulet, he accidentally gives her his Old Number One Dime. She refuses to return it and so the ducks pursue her to her sorcery shop on the slopes of Mount Vesuvius.
Reprints
Keywords
dime; Italy; Mount Vesuvius; volcano

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on April 17 1961. First appearance of Magica de Spell and first story in which the Old Number One Dime is identified by that name. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

Win This Complete Home Movie Outfit (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Duckburg's Day of Peril (Table of Contents: 4)

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 Gearloose; Gyro's Helper
Synopsis
A giant mechanical man being used in a movie runs amok, and Gyro is called in to stop him.
Reprints
Keywords
movie-making; robot

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 3, 1961. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

The New Hat (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Money Bag Goat (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge is given a mountain goat that will eat only money, and takes him to a valley so that the goat can learn to eat grass.
Reprints
Keywords
mountain goat

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 3, 1961. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

The Bends (Table of Contents: 7)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Reprints

Green Stuff (Table of Contents: 8)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck
Reprints

Riding Your Bike Is More Fun ... (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Memory Man (Table of Contents: 11)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Steve Steere
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Quacker Gander
Reprints

204 Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Dollar Bill Blanket]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. Hey Kids! Trade Now!
  3. 2. The Midas Touch
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. Win This Complete Home Movie Outfit
  5. 4. Duckburg's Day of Peril
    Gyro Gearloose
  6. 5. The New Hat
    Mickey Mouse
  7. 6. Money Bag Goat
    Uncle Scrooge
  8. 7. The Bends
    Uncle Scrooge
  9. 8. Green Stuff
    Uncle Scrooge
  10. 9. Riding Your Bike Is More Fun ...
  11. 10. ["Boys like a shoe that's tough and strong like me!"]
  12. 11. Memory Man
    Uncle Scrooge
  13. 12. 204 Revolutionary War Soldiers
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