(August 1969)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1969-05 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date based on Western Publishing Company date code. Copyright 1969, 1957, 1956, by Walter Lantz Productions, Inc.


[Leaking ceiling dripping on cuckoo] (Table of Contents)

Woody Woodpecker / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker

The Big Shrink (Table of Contents: 1)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker; Knothead; Splinter; Wally Walrus; Professor Popper; kitty; seal
Synopsis
Woody wants to lose weight, so he and the kids take an ocean voyage. They get shipwrecked on an island and meet eccentric inventor Professor Popper, who has invented a shrinking ray. When the four of them get shrunk to mouse size, they have to get past the professor's cat to adjust the machine and turn it back on themselves.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Reprinted by popular demand"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Gold Key Comics Club News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Monsters (Table of Contents: 3)

Reader's Page / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Which-What-Who; Lobster Monster; Dreaded Plutotion Monster; Bi-Head Bird; Comb Monster

Indexer Notes

Pictures of monsters sent in by readers.

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

Jokes on You / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Gold Key Kid

Indexer Notes

Jokes sent in by readers.

Remote Control Rescue (Table of Contents: 5)

Chilly Willy / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chilly Willy; Sammy Seal; Bully Bear
Synopsis
Chilly and Sammy use Chilly's new TV set to scare Bully Bear out of the new playroom.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Oswald the Rabbit / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The way we see it, our allowance isn't enough to cover the rising cost of candy and cones!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Oswald the Rabbit; Floyd; Lloyd; Dr. Dingy
Synopsis
Inventor Dr. Dingy soaks Oswald's ears in a solution that turns them into gold detectors--but they work too well.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Reprinted by popular demand"

The Dragoneers (Table of Contents: 7)

Woody Woodpecker / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Woody Woodpecker; Knothead; Splinter; Uncle Stony; Red Knight; baby dragons
Synopsis
Woody and the kids go to Feudaland to help Uncle Stony defend his castle against an enemy.

[Al the Plumber] (Table of Contents: 8)

Mini-Comics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Al
Synopsis
Al the plumber plugs a leaky pipe with the help of a deep-sea diving suit and bubble gum.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Leaking ceiling dripping on cuckoo]
    Woody Woodpecker
  2. 1. The Big Shrink
    Woody Woodpecker
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  4. 3. Monsters
    Reader's Page
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Jokes on You
  6. 5. Remote Control Rescue
    Chilly Willy
  7. 6. ["The way we see it, our allowance isn't enough to cover the rising cost of candy and cones!"]
    Oswald the Rabbit
  8. 7. The Dragoneers
    Woody Woodpecker
  9. 8. [Al the Plumber]
    Mini-Comics
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