(November 1969)

Western, 1968 Series
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Price
0.50 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Del Connell ?
Color
color
Dimensions
4.75" x 6.5"
Paper Stock
Glossy Cardstock Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Cover code: 92301-911. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994).


The Lost Legion (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Pedro (cameo); Gus (cameo); Jaq (cameo); Donald Duck (cameo)
Keywords
French Foreign Legion; parasols

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Golden Comics Digest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Walt Disney Comics Digest Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Donald Duck (cameo); Mickey Mouse (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents and indicia.

The Lost Legion [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 3)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Morty; Ferdie; Mickey Mouse; Black Pierre [Black Pete]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 3.

Dumbo Flight Fun (Table of Contents: 4)

Dumbo / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Vic Lockman
Inks
Vic Lockman
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Vic Lockman

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Dumbo

Indexer Notes

Puzzle page.

The Water Rascal (Table of Contents: 5)

Scamp / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hubbard
Inks
Al Hubbard
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Scamp

Too Much Help (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Grandma Duck; Daisy Duck; Clarabelle Cow; Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck
Reprints

The Odd Objects (Table of Contents: 7)

Jiminy Cricket / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Vic Lockman
Inks
Vic Lockman
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Vic Lockman

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Jiminy Cricket

Indexer Notes

Puzzle page.

Bear Baggers (Table of Contents: 8)

Chip 'n' Dale / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chip; Dale; Bambi; Thumper
Reprints

The Castle Caper (Table of Contents: 9)

Gus and Jaq / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Riley Thomson
Inks
Carl Buettner
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gus; Jaq; Lucifer
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 8.

Mystery Monster (Table of Contents: 10)

True Life Adventures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Huemer
Pencils
George Wheeler
Inks
George Wheeler
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
George Wheeler

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from True Life Adventures (King Features Syndicate) 1963.00.00

Jamboree (Table of Contents: 11)

The Junior Woodchucks / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Junior Woodchucks [Huey; Dewey; Louie]
Reprints

Hiawatha's Shield (Table of Contents: 12)

Little Hiawatha / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Vic Lockman
Inks
Vic Lockman
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Vic Lockman

Characters
Little Hiawatha

Indexer Notes

Puzzle page.

Junior Mailman (Table of Contents: 13)

Pedro the Airplane / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Weaver
Inks
Bill Weaver
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Pedro
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Based on the Silly Symphony cartoon. New layout, original pagecount 9.

[Feeding the Gorilla] (Table of Contents: 14)

Donald Duck Mini-Comic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Larry Mayer
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald tosses a kernel of popcorn to a caged gorilla, who decides he wants the whole bag of popcorn.
Keywords
gorilla; popcorn; zoo

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

The Lost Legion [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 15)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Morty; Ferdie; Mickey Mouse; Black Pierre [Black Pete]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 3

Miss Duckburg (Table of Contents: 16)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Kay Wright
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck

The Siamese (Table of Contents: 17)

Figaro's Feline Friends / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Larry Mayer; Nat Edson
Inks
Larry Mayer; Nat Edson
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction; animal

The Big Oink (Table of Contents: 18)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Big Bad Wolf; Li'l Bad Wolf; The Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]
Reprints

Merry Menagerie (Table of Contents: 19)

Merry Menagerie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Bob Grant
Inks
Bob Grant
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Merry Menagerie daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948.02.25
  • from Merry Menagerie daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948.02.20
  • from Merry Menagerie daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948.02.02
  • from Merry Menagerie daily (King Features Syndicate) 1947.09.23

Indexer Notes

cartoons, four daily panels.

Yoicks! The Fox! (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Emergency Exit (Table of Contents: 21)

True Life Adventures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Huemer
Pencils
George Wheeler
Inks
George Wheeler
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
George Wheeler

Reprints
  • from True Life Adventures (King Features Syndicate) 1963.00.00

The River Rider (Table of Contents: 22)

Mowgli / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
Tony DiPaola?
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Characters
Mowgli; Kaa; Baloo; Bagheera; Junior; Old Mugger
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Based on characters from "The Jungle Book".

Goofy Questions (Table of Contents: 23)

Goofy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

The Purse Plot (Table of Contents: 24)

Morty and Ferdie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Manning
Inks
Jack Manning
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Morty; Ferdie; Clara Cluck

A Promise Is a Promise (Table of Contents: 25)

text story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nat Edson
Inks
Nat Edson
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Puzzled Adder (Table of Contents: 26)

Clarabelle Cow / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Vic Lockman
Inks
Vic Lockman
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Vic Lockman

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Clarabelle Cow

The River Pirates (Table of Contents: 27)

Davy Crockett / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Del Connell
Pencils
Jesse Marsh
Inks
Jesse Marsh
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Jesse Marsh

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Davy Crockett; Mike Fink; Georgie Russell
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 2; continued from Walt Disney Comics Digest #16.

[Grauman's Chinese] (Table of Contents: 28)

Minnie Mouse in Hollywood / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Larry Mayer
Inks
Larry Mayer
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Monsters of the Deep (Table of Contents: 29)

Brer Rabbit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Riley Thomson
Inks
Riley Thomson
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Brer Rabbit; Brer Coon; Brer Crow; Brer Fox; Brer Buzzard; Brer Alligator
Reprints

Beagle Boys Money Bin Maze (Table of Contents: 30)

Beagle Boys / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Vic Lockman
Inks
Vic Lockman
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Vic Lockman

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beagle Boys; Uncle Scrooge

Indexer Notes

Maze.

The Lost Legion [Part 3] (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Morty; Ferdie; Mickey Mouse; Black Pierre [Black Pete]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32) (Expand) /

Golden Magazine / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Real One is Here! (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

Matchbox Superfast / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Lost Legion
    Mickey Mouse
  2. 1. ["You'll love this one, too!"]
    Golden Comics Digest
  3. 2. Walt Disney Comics Digest Contents
  4. 3. The Lost Legion [Part 1]
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. Dumbo Flight Fun
    Dumbo
  6. 5. The Water Rascal
    Scamp
  7. 6. Too Much Help
    Grandma Duck
  8. 7. The Odd Objects
    Jiminy Cricket
  9. 8. Bear Baggers
    Chip 'n' Dale
  10. 9. The Castle Caper
    Gus and Jaq
  11. 10. Mystery Monster
    True Life Adventures
  12. 11. Jamboree
    The Junior Woodchucks
  13. 12. Hiawatha's Shield
    Little Hiawatha
  14. 13. Junior Mailman
    Pedro the Airplane
  15. 14. [Feeding the Gorilla]
    Donald Duck Mini-Comic
  16. 15. The Lost Legion [Part 2]
    Mickey Mouse
  17. 16. Miss Duckburg
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  18. 17. The Siamese
    Figaro's Feline Friends
  19. 18. The Big Oink
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  20. 19. Merry Menagerie
    Merry Menagerie
  21. 20. Yoicks! The Fox!
    Uncle Scrooge
  22. 21. Emergency Exit
    True Life Adventures
  23. 22. The River Rider
    Mowgli
  24. 23. Goofy Questions
    Goofy
  25. 24. The Purse Plot
    Morty and Ferdie
  26. 25. A Promise Is a Promise
  27. 26. Puzzled Adder
    Clarabelle Cow
  28. 27. The River Pirates
    Davy Crockett
  29. 28. [Grauman's Chinese]
    Minnie Mouse in Hollywood
  30. 29. Monsters of the Deep
    Brer Rabbit
  31. 30. Beagle Boys Money Bin Maze
    Beagle Boys
  32. 31. The Lost Legion [Part 3]
    Mickey Mouse
  33. 32. ["Hi, I'm Cracky..."]
    Golden Magazine
  34. 33. The Real One is Here!
    Matchbox Superfast
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Darrel McCann
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Katie
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Alberto Becattini
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • I.N.D.U.C.K.S Project and Alberto Becattini
  • Bob Hughes
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Karl Wilcox