(July 1967)

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: 10038-707


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
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
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
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Pierre
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
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Beagle Boys; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Clerkly
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
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
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
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
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Huey, Dewey and Louie
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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