(July 1967)

Western, 1963 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1967-05-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Alice Nielsen Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig ? (story editor); Del Connell ? (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10038-707. On-sale date from 1967 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

The Doom Diamond! (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge, Donald Duck and his nephews in a sinking boat near a giant octopus and erupting volcano.
Reprints
Keywords
diamond; octopus; shark; volcano

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 21, 1966.

[A Trip to the North] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Letters
Al Taliaferro
Editing
Frank Reilly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Pierre
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge rewards the camping guide with advice on what stocks to buy.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In black and white on inside front cover.

The Doom Diamond (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
U. S. #70-675
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Beagle Boys [176-671; 176-716; 176-617; 176-167; 176-761; 176-176]; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Clerkly; King Kumquat; Pfat Caht
Synopsis
Scrooge is carrying $10 million in gold to Southern Miserystan, to buy the world's largest diamond. His elaborate pirate-proof ship is attacked by the Beagle Boys, but Scrooge is victorious. He buys the diamond and bad luck immediately descends upon him. The Beagles steal it, and the bad luck becomes theirs.
Reprints
Keywords
Asia; bad luck; diamond

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on March 19, 1966. Synopsis from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" by Michael Barrier (M. Lilien, 1981).

Bundle of Troubles (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Mrs. Jones; Johnny Jones; Sally
Synopsis
When Goofy gets a reputation as an excellent babysitter, the neighborhood mothers all leave their kids with him--until he finds a way to discourage it.
Reprints

Ye Old Hoppin' Chair (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose
Synopsis
Hopping chair to avoid sleeping.
Reprints

[Catching Balloons] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Letters
Al Taliaferro
Editing
Frank Reilly

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge rents a helicopter to rescue Huey, Dewey and Louie's balloons.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In black and white on inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Doom Diamond!
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [A Trip to the North]
    Uncle Scrooge
  3. 2. The Doom Diamond
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. Bundle of Troubles
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. Ye Old Hoppin' Chair
    Gyro Gearloose
  6. 5. [Catching Balloons]
    Uncle Scrooge
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