The Complete Carl Barks Disney Library #24 - Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge: Island in the Sky
(June 2021)

Fantagraphics, 2011 Series
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Volume
24
Price
29.99 USD
Pages
224
On-sale Date
2021-03-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
FB
ISBN
978-1-68396-401-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781683964018 52999
Editing
Mike Catron (credited as J. Michael Catron) (senior editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

[Title Page and Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the "Paul Bunyan" Machine (Table of Contents: 3)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Susan Daigle-Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Beagle Boys
Synopsis
The Beagle Boys invent a huge "Paul Bunyan" machine to chop into Scrooge's Money Bin, but Scrooge mails his money to an Idaho forest and hides it inside trees. When the Beagles come to the forest, Scrooge confronts them with a "Paul Bunyan" machine of his own.
Reprints
Keywords
forests; Idaho; Money Bin

The Money Hat (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Gary Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
A bag of money holds down Scrooge's hat on a windy day.
Reprints

Fun? What's That? (Table of Contents: 5)

Gyro Gearloose; Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Job Number
SF 2-05
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge and Gyro are under a doctor's orders to stop working and have fun, but whatever they try, they wind up counting money and inventing.
Reprints

Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the Witching Stick (Table of Contents: 6)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge is hunting for gold with a witching stick, when Donald substitutes another stick for it.
Reprints
Keywords
gold

Gyro's Workshop (Table of Contents: 7)

Gyro Gearloose / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Gary Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper
Synopsis
A full-page drawing of the exterior of Gyro's workshop, with Gyro on a bike-saucer.
Reprints

Island in the Sky (Table of Contents: 8)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Gary Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In Duckburg science has advanced much farther than in other cities of the world!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction; humor
Characters
Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Uncle Scrooge; little aliens
Synopsis
Scrooge decides to hide his money in space, but the rocky, barren asteroid he chooses is populated by tiny primitive tribesmen, who live just three hundred yards from another asteroid that is lushly vegetated and covered with trees and lakes. Their future looks bleak when the ducks scare away the birds whose eggs are their only source of food.
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Keywords
asteroids; best-laid-plans; exploring; outer space setting; rocket ship; space travel

Hound of the Whiskervilles (Table of Contents: 9)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Susan Daigle-Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is a foggy night on the moors of Scotland!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Angus McWhisker
Synopsis
Scrooge returns to Scotland to find a piece of the family tartan, only to learn that the Hound of the Whiskervilles—the family that was an ancient rival of the McDucks—has returned to the Moors.
Reprints
Keywords
disguise; exploring; fog; hoax; Hound of the Baskervilles; modern art; moors; mystery; Scotland; tartan

Pipeline to Danger (Table of Contents: 10)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Gary Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge, in the Sahara to drill oil wells, decides to use a lava crater to store the oil. The crater is populated by tiny Arab ducks who capture Scrooge and it appears that they and he will be trapped when the oil starts flowing into the crater.
Reprints

The Bird Camera (Table of Contents: 11)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Gary Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper
Synopsis
Gyro has no luck finding the curly-tailed woodpecker to photograph.
Reprints

Yoicks! The Fox! (Table of Contents: 12)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Before Von Crankenshaft will sell his motor factory to him, Scrooge must prove he is a sportsman by riding to the hounds, in competition with other millionaires who want to buy the factory.
Reprints

The Odd Order (Table of Contents: 13)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Gary Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper
Synopsis
Gyro, at a restaurant, orders a flashlight battery for his helper's dinner.
Reprints

All at Sea (Table of Contents: 14)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Susan Daigle-Leach (credited)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Beagle Boys
Synopsis
Scrooge, Donald and the boys travel to the island of Tomali by sailing ship to pick up a billion dollars in gold.
Reprints
Keywords
gold; pirates; rats; sailing ship

Two-Way Luck (Table of Contents: 15)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge goes to South America to find the largest emerald to enter in a contest.
Reprints
Keywords
astrology; emerald; Friday the 13th

On the Dream Planet (Table of Contents: 16)

Gus Goose; Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Gus Goose
Synopsis
Gyro and Gus find Gus's "dream planet," where the inhabitants are completely lazy. Gyro spoils this paradise by encouraging them to work harder to make life easier.
Reprints

The Gab-Muffer (Table of Contents: 17)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bolivar; Dewey Duck; Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck; Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper
Synopsis
Gyro invents a machine to envelope the nephews in a "globe of silence," but then a fire starts in Donald's back yard and the gab-muffler silences Donald and Gyro as well as the nephews.
Reprints

The Stubborn Stork (Table of Contents: 18)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Junior Woodchucks [Dewey Duck; Huey Duck; Louie Duck]; Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Gyro and Scrooge use Gyro's bike-saucers as they try to remove a nesting stork from an air vent leading from Scrooge's money bin, but the stork keeps coming back.
Reprints

The Lost Rabbit Foot (Table of Contents: 19)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gladstone Gander; Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper
Synopsis
Gyro invents a machine to locate Gladstone's lost rabbit's foot, which is in the water at the bottom of a pier.
Reprints

Milktime Melodies (Table of Contents: 20)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Gus Goose; Grandma Duck; Little Helper
Synopsis
Gyro invents a special hi-fi set to keep Grandma's cows happy, and it performs well even when it accidentally starts broadcasting piercing sound waves.
Reprints

Walt Disney's Gyro Gearloose and the Inventors' Contest (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Black Pete; Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper
Synopsis
Gyro enters a contest for inventors of a better mousetrap, and faces Black Pete in the finals.
Reprints
Keywords
inventions; mousetrap

Oodles of Oomph (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've entered that race!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper; rival boatmen
Synopsis
Gyro builds a boat with a little extra "oomph" to win the annual race around Tulebug Lake.
Reprints
Keywords
boat racing; free-for-all; know-it-all; Tulebug Lake; unlikely hero

War Paint (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper
Synopsis
Gyro invents war paint for movie Indians that makes them as warlike as real Indians.
Reprints

Fishy Warden (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script
Carl Barks (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited)
Inks
Carl Barks (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited as Digikore)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Little Helper
Synopsis
Gyro is hired to create an invention to find out who is stealing all the salmon.
Reprints
Keywords
frogmen; salmon

The Pied Piper of Duckburg (Table of Contents: 25)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks (credited) (pages 1-3); Don Rosa (credited) (pages 4-8)
Pencils
Carl Barks (credited) (pages 1-3); Don Rosa (credited) (pages 4-8)
Inks
Don Rosa (credited)
Colors
Nea Aktina A. E. (credited as Nea Aktina); Kneon Transitt (credited)
Letters
John Clark

Job Number
H 89174
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Miss Quackfaster; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge hires Gyro to rid Duckburg of rats.
Reprints
Keywords
bridge; cheese; Money Bin; rats

[Optician's Coin Chart] (Table of Contents: 26)

Uncle Scrooge / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints
Keywords
optician

[Money Bag Teeter-Totter] (Table of Contents: 27)

Uncle Scrooge / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge see-saws with a money bag.
Reprints
Keywords
alternative uses; doing-something-their-own-way; having fun; money bag; see-saw

Story Notes (Table of Contents: 28)

text article / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Thad Komorowski (credited); Craig Fischer (credited); Daniel F. Yezbick (credited); Alberto Becattini (credited); Ken Parille (credited); Leonardo Gori (credited); Francesco Stajano (credited); Matthias Wivel (credited); Rich Kreiner (credited); Stefano Priarone (credited)
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
typeset

[Dollar Bill Fan] (Table of Contents: 29)

Uncle Scrooge / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

[A Bill on the Lawn] (Table of Contents: 30)

Uncle Scrooge / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

[Feets Don't Fail Me Now] (Table of Contents: 31)

Gyro Gearloose / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop

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

Carl Barks: Life Among the Ducks (Table of Contents: 32)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Donald Ault (credited)
Pencils
Alan Light (credited) (photo)
Inks
Alan Light (credited) (photo)
Colors
Alan Light (credited) (photo)
Letters
typeset

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Contributors (Table of Contents: 33)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Where Did These Duck Stories First Appear? (Table of Contents: 34)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
typeset

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [Title Page and Credits]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the "Paul Bunyan" Machine
    Uncle Scrooge
  5. 4. The Money Hat
    Uncle Scrooge
  6. 5. Fun? What's That?
    Gyro Gearloose; Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge and the Witching Stick
    Uncle Scrooge
  8. 7. Gyro's Workshop
    Gyro Gearloose
  9. 8. Island in the Sky
    Uncle Scrooge
  10. 9. Hound of the Whiskervilles
    Uncle Scrooge
  11. 10. Pipeline to Danger
    Uncle Scrooge
  12. 11. The Bird Camera
    Gyro Gearloose
  13. 12. Yoicks! The Fox!
    Uncle Scrooge
  14. 13. The Odd Order
    Gyro Gearloose
  15. 14. All at Sea
    Uncle Scrooge
  16. 15. Two-Way Luck
    Uncle Scrooge
  17. 16. On the Dream Planet
    Gus Goose; Gyro Gearloose
  18. 17. The Gab-Muffer
    Gyro Gearloose
  19. 18. The Stubborn Stork
    Gyro Gearloose
  20. 19. The Lost Rabbit Foot
    Gyro Gearloose
  21. 20. Milktime Melodies
    Gyro Gearloose
  22. 21. Walt Disney's Gyro Gearloose and the Inventors' Contest
    Gyro Gearloose
  23. 22. Oodles of Oomph
    Gyro Gearloose
  24. 23. War Paint
    Gyro Gearloose
  25. 24. Fishy Warden
    Gyro Gearloose
  26. 25. The Pied Piper of Duckburg
    Gyro Gearloose
  27. 26. [Optician's Coin Chart]
    Uncle Scrooge
  28. 27. [Money Bag Teeter-Totter]
    Uncle Scrooge
  29. 28. Story Notes
  30. 29. [Dollar Bill Fan]
    Uncle Scrooge
  31. 30. [A Bill on the Lawn]
    Uncle Scrooge
  32. 31. [Feets Don't Fail Me Now]
    Gyro Gearloose
  33. 32. Carl Barks: Life Among the Ducks
  34. 33. Contributors
  35. 34. Where Did These Duck Stories First Appear?
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