(February 1963)

Western, 1962 Series
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Volume
23
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and /or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
Color
Color cover; color interior
Dimensions
Standard Silver & Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10011-302


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse; Donald Duck; Gyro Gearloose / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gyro Gearloose; Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Three separate character scenes on cover. Scene 1: Mickey, Morty and Ferdie. Scene 2: Donald, Huey, Dewey and Louie. Scene 3: Gyro Gearloose.

[The Used Courter] (Table of Contents: 1)

Donald Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
John Liggera ?

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

A Matter of Factory (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?; Carl Barks (rewrite)
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; Billionaires Club
Synopsis
The motel business has Donald on the run!
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Carl Barks rewrote the script for this story, sent to him by editor Chase Craig.

Exported Expert (Table of Contents: 3)

Ludwig Von Drake / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Ludwig Von Drake
Synopsis
Exported by force to South Seas' island.
Reprints

A Wolf at the Door (Table of Contents: 4)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 5 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
Li'l Bad Wolf; Big Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]; The wicked witch
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is listed as Miss-Scent in Fallberg's notes

Teakettle Magic (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
Grandma Duck; Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse

Wayward Washer (Table of Contents: 6)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Helper; Grandma Duck; Gus Goose
Reprints

Big Day at Whistlestop (Table of Contents: 7)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 6 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; Morty; Ferdie
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is listed as Never-Fail Mail in Fallberg's notes

[Guilty Fish] (Table of Contents: 8)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald is sprayed by a fish.
Reprints

[Exciting Adventure] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Walt Disney Comics Pin-up No. 6 (Table of Contents: 10)

Mickey Mouse / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie

Indexer Notes

An enlarged version of the Mickey Mouse vignette from the front cover, flipped.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Mouse; Donald Duck; Gyro Gearloose
  2. 1. [The Used Courter]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. A Matter of Factory
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. Exported Expert
    Ludwig Von Drake
  5. 4. A Wolf at the Door
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  6. 5. Teakettle Magic
    Mickey Mouse
  7. 6. Wayward Washer
    Gyro Gearloose
  8. 7. Big Day at Whistlestop
    Mickey Mouse
  9. 8. [Guilty Fish]
    Donald Duck
  10. 9. [Exciting Adventure]
  11. 10. Walt Disney Comics Pin-up No. 6
    Mickey Mouse
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