(May 1963)

Western, 1963 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-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
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10038-305


[Banknote Wall Paper] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

[Dueling Tycoons] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Banker Bulgewallet
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge and Banker Bulgewallet have a duel by attempting to shoot each other's money bags.
Reprints
Keywords
duel; pistols

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Art submitted on September 24, 1962.

The Case of the Sticky Money (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Job Number
U. S. #42-632
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Beagle Boys
Synopsis
Scrooge is surprised to see the Beagle Boys spending wildly. He then encounters Donald and the nephews who are celebrating the nephews' invention of super-sticky glue. The Beagles are stealing money from under Scrooge's nose by running a vacuum tube up the side of the Money Bin and down a ventilator, but the ducks use the nephews' glue to foil them.
Reprints
Keywords
glue; Money Bin

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on September 17, 1962. On page three, panel seven, on the wall of a soda shop in the background is graffiti "Don + Maggie", a reference to fans Don and Maggie Thompson who published the first interview with Barks in the fanzine Comic Art #7. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

The Good Deeders (Table of Contents: 3)

Morty and Ferdie / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Morty; Ferdie

Getting His Wires Crossed (Table of Contents: 4)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Daisy Duck; Gladstone Gander; Donald Duck; Clarabelle Cow; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gyro's Helper; Two of the Beagle Boys
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is listed as Dancing Devices in Christensen's notes

[Wishful Excess] (Table of Contents: 5)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (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
Synopsis
A genie attempts to grant wishes for Uncle Scrooge.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on September 24, 1962.

Wheeling and Dealing (Table of Contents: 6)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

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

[Sidewalk of the Mind] (Table of Contents: 7)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (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; Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Donald glues a dime to the sidewalk to foil Scrooge.
Reprints
Keywords
dime; sidewalk

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on September 24, 1962. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

[Banknote Wall Paper] (Table of Contents: 8)

Uncle Scrooge / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge

Indexer Notes

same as front cover without the logo etc.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Banknote Wall Paper]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [Dueling Tycoons]
    Uncle Scrooge
  3. 2. The Case of the Sticky Money
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. The Good Deeders
    Morty and Ferdie
  5. 4. Getting His Wires Crossed
    Gyro Gearloose
  6. 5. [Wishful Excess]
    Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. Wheeling and Dealing
    Uncle Scrooge
  8. 7. [Sidewalk of the Mind]
    Uncle Scrooge
  9. 8. [Banknote Wall Paper]
    Uncle Scrooge
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