Four Color #836 - Walt Disney's Man in Flight
(September 1957)

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 and/or Del Connell (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

This issue has variants.

Printed in the U.S.A. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). Thirty-seven pages are indexed for this 36-page book, as some copies appear with the Anatomy of an Airplane back cover, while others appear with the Juicy Fruit ad back cover.


Man in Flight (Table of Contents)

Walt Disney's Man in Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo); ? (painted)
Inks
? (photo); ? (painted)
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Movie frames.

[To fly like a bird...] (Table of Contents: 1)

Walt Disney's Man in Flight / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Christensen
Pencils
Tony Sgroi
Inks
Tony Sgroi
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Daedelus; Icarus; Mercury; Pegasus
Keywords
Mythology

Indexer Notes

In comic story form.

Man in Flight (Table of Contents: 2)

Walt Disney's Man in Flight / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Don Christensen
Pencils
Tony Sgroi
Inks
Tony Sgroi
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
M.I.F.O.S. #836-579
Genre
non-fiction; aviation
Characters
Leonardo da Vinci; Joseph-Michel Montgolfier; Jacques-Étienne Montgolfier; Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier; Felix Nadar; Sir George Cayley; John J. Montgomery; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Eugene Ely; Glenn Curtiss; Cal Rodgers [Calbraith P. Rodgers]; Charles A. Lindbergh; Howard Hughes
Keywords
Airplane; flight; lighter-than-air

Women and Wings (Table of Contents: 3)

Walt Disney's Man in Flight / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
Don Christensen
Pencils
Tony Sgroi
Inks
Tony Sgroi
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; aviation
Characters
Madame Thible; Jeanne Garnerin; Katherine Stinson; Amelia Earhart
Keywords
Airplane; flight

A Dell Comic Pledge to Parents (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.1 page (report information)

Anatomy of an Airplane (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Christensen
Pencils
Tony Sgroi
Inks
Tony Sgroi
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; aviation
Keywords
Airplane

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Juicy Fruit Gum Safety Quiz (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Man in Flight
    Walt Disney's Man in Flight
  2. 1. [To fly like a bird...]
    Walt Disney's Man in Flight
  3. 2. Man in Flight
    Walt Disney's Man in Flight
  4. 3. Women and Wings
    Walt Disney's Man in Flight
  5. 4. A Dell Comic Pledge to Parents
  6. 5. Anatomy of an Airplane
  7. 6. Juicy Fruit Gum Safety Quiz
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