(February 1968)

Western, 1962 Series
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Volume:
28
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Chase Craig ?
Color:
Color cover; color interior
Dimensions:
Standard Silver & Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10011-802


[Spitting Snowman] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / 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
Reprints:

The Money Tree (Table of Contents: 1)

Donald Duck / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Beagle Boys [176-671; 176-167; 176-761]; Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Mac Waddle; Weaver McWak; Chip; Dale
Synopsis:
When Uncle Scrooge hears about a money tree in South America, he and Donald go and bring it back--but it is not what it seems.
Reprints:

A Flying Santa (Table of Contents: 2)

Mickey and Goofy / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Larry Mayer
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Clarabelle Cow; Ferdie; Morty; Goofy; Dumbo
Synopsis:
Dumbo saves Christmas for the orphans' home.

The Battle of Bent Bow (Table of Contents: 3)

Junior Woodchucks / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Junior Woodchucks [Huey, Dewey and Louie]; April, May and June; Miss Shushler
Synopsis:
On the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Bent Bow, the girls' research turns up a correction to the historical record.

Be an Artist! (Table of Contents: 4)

Gold Key Comics Club News / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Call to readers to send in drawings of "an airplane or an animal or an invention."

Readers Create Monsters! (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
The Devil Beast; Hammer Head Monster; Flying Eye; Zebratron; Duck Billed Dissolver

Indexer Notes

Drawings of monsters submitted by readers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Joke's 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.

The Mystery of the Wicki-Wacki Wot-Not, Part III (Table of Contents: 7)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Minnie Mouse; Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Popo
Synopsis:
Mickey, Minnie, and Goofy are captured by the Venusians, but they use the what-not to ruin their plan and force them back home.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

part 3 of 3

[Flying Carpet] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A swami finds a better use for his carpet than flying.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime gag.

[Mad Scientist] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A mad scientist drinks a potion that changes his appearance several times, until one form gets him in trouble.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime gag.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Spitting Snowman]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. The Money Tree
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. A Flying Santa
    Mickey and Goofy
  4. 3. The Battle of Bent Bow
    Junior Woodchucks
  5. 4. Be an Artist!
    Gold Key Comics Club News
  6. 5. Readers Create Monsters!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Joke's On You
  8. 7. The Mystery of the Wicki-Wacki Wot-Not, Part III
    Mickey Mouse
  9. 8. [Flying Carpet]
    Mini-Comics
  10. 9. [Mad Scientist]
    Mini-Comics
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