(October 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: 10038-310


Isle of Golden Geese (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on March 6, 1963. Redrawn version in Walt Disney Comics Digest (Gold Key, 1968 series) #9.

[Bargain Offer!] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Uncle Scrooge / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Isle of Golden Geese (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
U. S. #45-638
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beagle Boys; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Magica De Spell; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge buys some goose eggs and finds that one egg has gold dust suspended in the yolk. The eggs have come from Featherbrain Island and the ducks prepare to go there—but Magica de Spell learns of their plans and blocks their way, then sails for the island herself with the Beagle Boys as her crew.
Reprints
Keywords
geese; gold

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on January 28, 1963. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

The Tricky Trick (Table of Contents: 3)

Mickey Mouse / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Day of Delayed Action (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Helper; Daisy Duck
Reprints

The Travel Tightwad (Table of Contents: 5)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Scrooges tries to save money by switching from a chauffeur-driven car to a chauffeur-driven motor scooter.
Reprints
Keywords
motor scooter

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 7, 1963. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

Wild Animals of North America (Table of Contents: 6)

Keys of Knowledge / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

In black and white on inside back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Isle of Golden Geese
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [Bargain Offer!]
    Uncle Scrooge
  3. 2. Isle of Golden Geese
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. The Tricky Trick
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. Day of Delayed Action
    Gyro Gearloose
  6. 5. The Travel Tightwad
    Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. Wild Animals of North America
    Keys of Knowledge
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