(January 1970)

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: 92301-001. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994).


Sleeping Beauty (Table of Contents)

Sleeping Beauty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Larry Mayer; Al Hubbard
Inks
Larry Mayer; Al Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Sleeping Beauty; Uncle Scrooge (cameo); Donald Duck (cameo); Mickey Mouse (cameo)

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

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents and indicia.

Sleeping Beauty (Table of Contents: 3)

Sleeping Beauty / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

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

Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout. Part 1 of 3.

Blanket of Snow (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Dick Huemer
Pencils
George Wheeler
Inks
George Wheeler
Colors
?
Letters
George Wheeler

Reprints
  • from True Life Adventures (King Features Syndicate) 1900.00.00

Much Luck McDuck (Table of Contents: 5)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 7 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
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Reprints

Your Lucky Horoscope (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

The Cat Tracker (Table of Contents: 7)

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; Trusty; Jock
Synopsis
Scamp keeps getting distracted when he's tracking a scent.
Reprints
Keywords
scent; tracking

The Moon Creature (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 8.

[Melody Strobley] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Larry Mayer
Inks
Larry Mayer
Letters
Typeset

Annie Oakley (Table of Contents: 10)

Famous Women of the West / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Till Goodan
Inks
Till Goodan
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Annie Oakley
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1953

Calamity Jane (Table of Contents: 11)

Famous Women of the West / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Till Goodan
Inks
Till Goodan
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Calamity Jane
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1953

Auntie Collins (Table of Contents: 12)

Famous Women of the West / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Till Goodan
Inks
Till Goodan
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Auntie Collins [Libby Smith]
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1953

Belle Starr (Table of Contents: 13)

Famous Women of the West / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Till Goodan
Inks
Till Goodan
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Belle Starr [Myra Belle Shirley]
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1953

The Reversed Rescue (Table of Contents: 14)

Grandma Duck / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Grandma Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Donald Duck; Beagle Boys; Billy Goat
Reprints

Merry Menagerie (Table of Contents: 15)

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 Walt Disney's Merry Menagerie dailies

Indexer Notes

cartoons, four daily panels.

Lightning Justice (Table of Contents: 16)

The Adventures of Captain Nemo / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
historical
Characters
Captain Nemo; Norton; Chief Kuma
Reprints

Make a Paper Windmill (Table of Contents: 17)

Morty and Ferdie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Morty and Ferdie

The Frigid Flight (Table of Contents: 18)

Dumbo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Dumbo; Pedro
Synopsis
Dumbo helps Pedro fly the mail through to Alaska.
Keywords
Alaska; flying; mail

Indexer Notes

Two vertical panels per page.

Maine Coon Cat (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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

Roaring Wheels (Table of Contents: 20)

Donald Duck / comic story / 14 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 and Louie
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 10.

Bucky's Travels (Table of Contents: 21)

Bucky Bug / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bucky Bug; Bo; June Bug
Reprints

[Laundry Day] (Table of Contents: 22)

Little Hiawatha Mini-Comic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Little Hiawatha
Synopsis
Little Hiawatha thinks a woman is making soup, but she's washing a rug instead.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

Fabulous Flying Machines (Table of Contents: 23)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

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

Goofy Questions (Table of Contents: 24)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Ski-Flirt (Table of Contents: 25)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Synopsis
Embarrassed when Donald is just a yo-yo champ, Daisy tries to attract the attention of skiers at a resort.
Reprints
Keywords
skiing; yo-yo

Indexer Notes

Four horizontal panels per page.

Tinker Bell Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents: 26)

Tinker Bell / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Tinker Bell

Fed Up (Table of Contents: 27)

Mister Smee / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Characters
Mr. Smee; Captain Hook
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 10.

Relentless Raider (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Mim Meets Her Match (Table of Contents: 29)

Mad Madam Mim and Brer Rabbit / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Madam Mim; Brer Rabbit; Brer Terrapin; Brer Bear
Synopsis
When people in her neighborhood become bored with her magic, Mim goes to Brer Rabbit's town to see if she can scare the locals.
Keywords
magic; tar-baby

Ludwig Von Drake's Befuddlers (Table of Contents: 30)

Ludwig Von Drake / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Ludwig Von Drake

The Ivory Treasure (Table of Contents: 31)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Don Christensen
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Black Pete
Reprints
Keywords
arctic; Eskimos; stowaways; walrus ivory

Rhyme Time (Table of Contents: 32)

Jiminy Cricket / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Jiminy Cricket

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Sleeping Beauty
    Sleeping Beauty
  2. 1. ["You'll love this one, too!"]
    Golden Comics Digest
  3. 2. Walt Disney Comics Digest Contents
  4. 3. Sleeping Beauty
    Sleeping Beauty
  5. 4. Blanket of Snow
    True Life Adventures
  6. 5. Much Luck McDuck
    Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. Your Lucky Horoscope
  8. 7. The Cat Tracker
    Scamp
  9. 8. The Moon Creature
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  10. 9. [Melody Strobley]
    Minnie Mouse in Hollywood
  11. 10. Annie Oakley
    Famous Women of the West
  12. 11. Calamity Jane
    Famous Women of the West
  13. 12. Auntie Collins
    Famous Women of the West
  14. 13. Belle Starr
    Famous Women of the West
  15. 14. The Reversed Rescue
    Grandma Duck
  16. 15. Merry Menagerie
    Merry Menagerie
  17. 16. Lightning Justice
    The Adventures of Captain Nemo
  18. 17. Make a Paper Windmill
    Morty and Ferdie
  19. 18. The Frigid Flight
    Dumbo
  20. 19. Maine Coon Cat
    Figaro's Feline Friends
  21. 20. Roaring Wheels
    Donald Duck
  22. 21. Bucky's Travels
    Bucky Bug
  23. 22. [Laundry Day]
    Little Hiawatha Mini-Comic
  24. 23. Fabulous Flying Machines
  25. 24. Goofy Questions
  26. 25. Ski-Flirt
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  27. 26. Tinker Bell Treasure Hunt
    Tinker Bell
  28. 27. Fed Up
    Mister Smee
  29. 28. Relentless Raider
    True Life Adventures
  30. 29. Mim Meets Her Match
    Mad Madam Mim and Brer Rabbit
  31. 30. Ludwig Von Drake's Befuddlers
    Ludwig Von Drake
  32. 31. The Ivory Treasure
    Mickey Mouse
  33. 32. Rhyme Time
    Jiminy Cricket
  34. 33. ["Hi, I'm Cracky..."]
    Golden Magazine
  35. 34. ["28 of Walt Disney's Most Famous Characters..."]
    Golden Press
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Darrel McCann
  • Merlin Haas
  • Mark Rudnitski (R.I.P.)
  • Jim Van Dore
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