(April 1971)

Western, 1968 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1971-02-24 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
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: 92301-104. On sale date based on date stamp on a copy. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994).


Special Frontier Issue (Table of Contents)

Covered Wagons, Ho! / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Grandma Duck; Daisy Duck; Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Morty; Pluto
Reprints

[Take...Add...Plus] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Promo for Golden Digest.

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.

Covered Wagons, Ho! (Table of Contents: 3)

Covered Wagons, Ho! / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Fallberg
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Steve Steere
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Morty and Ferdie; Minnie Mouse; Clarabelle Cow; Grandma Duck; Daisy Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Pluto
Reprints

Pioneer Transportation (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

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

Gyro Gearloose's Loco-motive (Table of Contents: 5)

Gyro Gearloose / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Gyro Gearloose

Snake River Rogue (Table of Contents: 6)

Three Little Pigs / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]; Big Bad Wolf

Indian Hunting Tricks (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Reprints

Indexer Notes

copyright 1952

Young Davy Crockett (Table of Contents: 8)

Davy Crockett / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

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

Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount was 14. Pages 51-70 + 141-160.

Cactus Cache (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chip 'n' Dale; Black Pete; Goofy
Reprints

Mickey's Mix-up (Table of Contents: 10)

Mickey Mouse / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Mickey Mouse

Greatest Hunter of Them All (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Little Elk; Chief Flaming Arrow
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 2.

Grandma Duck's Brand Puzzle (Table of Contents: 12)

Grandma Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Grandma Duck

Bunny Express (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Brer Rabbit; Chanty

Fantastic River Race (Table of Contents: 14)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 20 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; Rachet Gearloose (Gyro's grandfather); Beagle Boys [Blackheart Beagle]
Reprints

Indians and Their Homes (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

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

Reprints

Indexer Notes

copyright 1952

Trick or Treaty (Table of Contents: 16)

Goofy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Li'l Davy
Reprints

Heap Big Trade (Table of Contents: 17)

Daisy Duck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; April, May and June; Racing Lizard

Minnie's Desert Face Art (Table of Contents: 18)

Minnie Mouse / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Minnie Mouse

The Totem-polers (Table of Contents: 19)

Little Hiawatha / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Hiawatha; Big Chief; Thumper
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 6.

Donald Duck's Diamond Strike (Table of Contents: 20)

Donald Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Donald Duck

Davy Crockett's Dinner (Table of Contents: 21)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Wanted for Merriment Every Month (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promo for Gold Key regular titles.

Fun in Winter (Table of Contents: 23)

Winter Fun / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Promo for "Winter Fun" (A Golden Special).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Special Frontier Issue
    Covered Wagons, Ho!
  2. 1. [Take...Add...Plus]
    Golden Digest
  3. 2. Walt Disney Comics Digest Contents
  4. 3. Covered Wagons, Ho!
    Covered Wagons, Ho!
  5. 4. Pioneer Transportation
  6. 5. Gyro Gearloose's Loco-motive
    Gyro Gearloose
  7. 6. Snake River Rogue
    Three Little Pigs
  8. 7. Indian Hunting Tricks
  9. 8. Young Davy Crockett
    Davy Crockett
  10. 9. Cactus Cache
    Chip 'n' Dale
  11. 10. Mickey's Mix-up
    Mickey Mouse
  12. 11. Greatest Hunter of Them All
  13. 12. Grandma Duck's Brand Puzzle
    Grandma Duck
  14. 13. Bunny Express
    Brer Rabbit
  15. 14. Fantastic River Race
    Uncle Scrooge
  16. 15. Indians and Their Homes
  17. 16. Trick or Treaty
    Goofy
  18. 17. Heap Big Trade
    Daisy Duck
  19. 18. Minnie's Desert Face Art
    Minnie Mouse
  20. 19. The Totem-polers
    Little Hiawatha
  21. 20. Donald Duck's Diamond Strike
    Donald Duck
  22. 21. Davy Crockett's Dinner
  23. 22. Wanted for Merriment Every Month
    Gold Key
  24. 23. Fun in Winter
    Winter Fun
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Darrel McCann
  • Merlin Haas
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