Dell Giant #55 - Walt Disney's Daisy Duck and Uncle Scrooge Showboat
(September 1961)

Dell, 1959 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
84
On-sale date
1961-07-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Giant
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound

Issue Notes

Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). Variant with ad for Kellogg's Corn Flakes' official Huck Hound Club as back cover. Indicia title: "Walt Disney's Daisy Duck and Uncle Scrooge Showboat, No. 55, 1961". Code number D.D.+U.S. SHOWBOAT -619 (blank space where number should be. May have been intended to be a different number.) On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


[In crow's nest] (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck and Uncle Scrooge Showboat / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Norm McGary ? (painted)
Colors
Norm McGary ? (painted)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Chip; Dale
Keywords
showboat

Draw Skipper Scrooge (Table of Contents: 1)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints

Showboat (Table of Contents: 2)

Daisy Duck and Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Daisy Duck; Clara Cluck; Clarabelle Cow; Minnie Mouse; Gyro Gearloose; Beagle Boys; Brer Rabbit; Brer Bear; Goofy; Pinoccohio; Pluto; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Reprints

Skipper Scrooge Boat Bamboozler (Table of Contents: 3)

Uncle Scrooge / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Frontier Farm (Table of Contents: 4)

Grandma Duck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Grandma Duck; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Black Pete
Reprints

Goofy's River Critter Jitters (Table of Contents: 5)

Goofy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Goofy
Reprints

All Steamed Up (Table of Contents: 6)

Mickey and Goofy / comic story / 9 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
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Uncle Mark T. McGoof; Snagg; Lurch
Reprints

Goofy's River Tickler (Table of Contents: 7)

Goofy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Goofy; Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Showboat, Jr. (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Li'l Bad Wolf; Big Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]; Brer Beaver; Brer Owl; Brer Rabbit; Brer Coon; Uncle Scrooge; Daisy Duck (cameo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Redrawn version by Egmont (DK), job number D 4903.

Gus Goose's Showboat Bungle! (Table of Contents: 9)

Gus Goose / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Gus Goose; Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Totem Omen (Table of Contents: 10)

Li'l Davy and Little Hiawatha / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
John Liggera ?
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Characters
Little Hiawatha; Big Chief; Li'l Davy
Reprints

Goofy's Showboat Fun Page (Table of Contents: 11)

Goofy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Goofy; Donald Duck; Daisy Duck; Gladstone Gander
Reprints

Runaround Hound (Table of Contents: 12)

Pluto, Morty and Ferdie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Morty and Ferdie; Pluto; Mickey Mouse; Brer Bear; Brer Fox; Ravens [Crows](from Dumbo)
Reprints

Donald's River Rascal Roundup Game (Table of Contents: 13)

Donald Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Donald Duck

Away for a Day (Table of Contents: 14)

Daisy and Minnie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Minnie Mouse
Reprints

Show Time Movie Flips (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints

The River Rogues (Table of Contents: 16)

Captain Hook and Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Don Christensen
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Captain Hook; Smee; Uncle Scrooge; Chip 'n' Dale; Jiminy Cricket
Reprints

Chip 'n' Dale's Favorite Riverboat Duty (Table of Contents: 17)

Chip 'n' Dale / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Chip 'n' Dale
Reprints

Wee Witches (Table of Contents: 18)

April, May and June / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
April, May and June; The Wicked Witch
Reprints

Daisy Belle's Bell Game (Table of Contents: 19)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Drydock Charades (Table of Contents: 20)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Donald Duck; Goofy; Daisy Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Grandma Duck; Gladstone Gander
Reprints

Indexer Notes

backcover

Official Huck Hound Club (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [In crow's nest]
    Daisy Duck and Uncle Scrooge Showboat
  2. 1. Draw Skipper Scrooge
  3. 2. Showboat
    Daisy Duck and Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. Skipper Scrooge Boat Bamboozler
    Uncle Scrooge
  5. 4. Frontier Farm
    Grandma Duck
  6. 5. Goofy's River Critter Jitters
    Goofy
  7. 6. All Steamed Up
    Mickey and Goofy
  8. 7. Goofy's River Tickler
    Goofy
  9. 8. Showboat, Jr.
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  10. 9. Gus Goose's Showboat Bungle!
    Gus Goose
  11. 10. Totem Omen
    Li'l Davy and Little Hiawatha
  12. 11. Goofy's Showboat Fun Page
    Goofy
  13. 12. Runaround Hound
    Pluto, Morty and Ferdie
  14. 13. Donald's River Rascal Roundup Game
    Donald Duck
  15. 14. Away for a Day
    Daisy and Minnie
  16. 15. Show Time Movie Flips
  17. 16. The River Rogues
    Captain Hook and Uncle Scrooge
  18. 17. Chip 'n' Dale's Favorite Riverboat Duty
    Chip 'n' Dale
  19. 18. Wee Witches
    April, May and June
  20. 19. Daisy Belle's Bell Game
  21. 20. Drydock Charades
  22. 21. Official Huck Hound Club
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
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