Four Color #727 - Walt Disney's The Nature of Things
(September 1956)

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 (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). Based on the "Nature of Things" series starring Jiminy Cricket that ran in 1956 on TV's The Mickey Mouse Club.


The Nature of Things (Table of Contents)

The Nature of Things / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don MacLaughlin ? (painted)
Inks
Don MacLaughlin ? (painted)
Colors
Don MacLaughlin ? (painted)

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

The Nature of Things (Table of Contents: 1)

Jiminy Cricket / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jiminy Cricket

The Giraffe (Table of Contents: 2)

Animal Autobiographies / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Jesse Marsh

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

The Arabian Camel (Table of Contents: 3)

Animal Autobiographies / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Jesse Marsh

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

The African Elephant (Table of Contents: 4)

Animal Autobiographies / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Jesse Marsh

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Books of Stone (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Nature of Things
    The Nature of Things
  2. 1. The Nature of Things
    Jiminy Cricket
  3. 2. The Giraffe
    Animal Autobiographies
  4. 3. The Arabian Camel
    Animal Autobiographies
  5. 4. The African Elephant
    Animal Autobiographies
  6. 5. Books of Stone
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