(September 1966)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1966-07-28
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)

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10037-609. On-sale date from 1966 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Og's Iron Bed (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Larry Mayer
Inks
Larry Mayer
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Gyro Gearloose; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints

Do You Need Extra Money? (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Cheerful Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Og's Iron Bed (Table of Contents: 2)

Donald Duck / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Rome Siemen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We’re passing Emil at the rate of a decade per second…
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Emil Eagle (villain); Gyro Gearloose; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge; auctioneer; King Og of Bashan; King Og's servant; blacksmiths; citizens of Bashan; King Og's guards; enemy soldiers
Synopsis
Gyro Gearloose, Donald and his nephews travel back in time to photograph a king's iron bed and verify its authenticity.
Reprints
Keywords
auction; battle; camera; catapult; inventors; iron bedstead; king; pomegranates; time travel

Indexer Notes

Second appearance of Emil Eagle. First was in Uncle Scrooge (Western, 1963 Series) #63 May, 1966. There are three references to the year 1966 that are omitted or altered in subsequent reprints.

[Barbecue] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Donald buys fencing equipment for barbecue use.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pantomime strip. Appears after page 15 of the previous sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Rome Siemen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh! It's raining outside!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Popcorn to last all summer.
Reprints
Keywords
popcorn

Indexer Notes

Appears immediately after the previous sequence.

Out-Foxing the Wolf (Table of Contents: 5)

Big Bad Wolf / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Larry Mayer
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Big Bad Wolf; Li'l Bad Wolf; Brer Bear; The Three Little Pigs; Bruno (cousin of Brer Bear)
Synopsis
Li'l Bad Wolf and Brer Bear try to scare the Big Bad Wolf off of catching the pigs, to no avail.
Keywords
bears; pigs; scare tactics; wolves

Magic-Mender (Table of Contents: 6)

Goofy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
?; Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Rome Siemen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You really fixed our air conditioner… Brrr!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Clarabelle Cow; The Wicked Witch
Synopsis
Goofy as a plumber improves his career with the black-winged witch's magic wand that he found.
Reprints
Keywords
best of intentions; magic wand

Skate-Bored (Table of Contents: 7)

Donald Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Milton Gray
Pencils
Bob Gregory
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop; ?
Letters
Rome Siemen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
WAK!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; motorcycle cop; various citizens of Duckburg
Synopsis
Donald accidentally becomes glued to his nephews' skateboard.
Reprints
Keywords
skateboard; wreaking havoc

Indexer Notes

Bob Gregory's collection of payment remittance invoices from Western Printing & Lithography Co., contain an invoice dated March 10, 1966 for pencil art for this story.

Famous Name Prizes or Cash...The Easy Olympic Way (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boys, Girls, Men, Women (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

200 pc. set World War II Soldiers only $1.98 (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Lucky Products, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Og's Iron Bed
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. Do You Need Extra Money?
    Cheerful Card Company
  3. 2. Og's Iron Bed
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. [Barbecue]
    Donald Duck
  5. 4. ["Gosh! It's raining outside!"]
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  6. 5. Out-Foxing the Wolf
    Big Bad Wolf
  7. 6. Magic-Mender
    Goofy
  8. 7. Skate-Bored
    Donald Duck
  9. 8. Famous Name Prizes or Cash...The Easy Olympic Way
    Olympic Sales Club, Inc.
  10. 9. Boys, Girls, Men, Women
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  11. 10. 200 pc. set World War II Soldiers only $1.98
    Lucky Products, Inc.
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