(September 1971)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Chase Craig (managing editor); Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10037-109

Ye Olde Duck's Diary (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
Larry Mayer
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Larry Mayer; typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Asa Duck (picture in frame)
Synopsis
Donald holds nail with boxing glove.

Ye Olde Duck's Diary (Table of Contents: 1)

Donald Duck / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Alvarado
Inks
Larry Mayer
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Bill Spicer

Job Number
DONALD DUCK #139-717
First Line of Dialogue or Text
You lunkhead! You mean you locked the papers on the Wadley deal in the safe?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Grandma Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Asa Duck (flashback); Hawkeye the pirate (flashback); Joe
Synopsis
Grandma shows Donald and the boys her great-great-great-uncle Asa's diary, in which he describes the location of a pirate treasure, so they determine to dig it up.
Reprints

Pow Power (Table of Contents: 2)

Big Bad Wolf / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Larry Mayer
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Phew! It sure is hot in here," complained Practical Pig, wiping his brow.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Big Bad Wolf; Li'l Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]
Synopsis
Li'l Wolf and the pigs try using flower power to get through to Big Bad Wolf.
Reprints

Daisy's Date (Table of Contents: 3)

Donald Duck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! He's Daisy's favorite movie hero!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Gladstone Gander; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Donald and Gladstone both want to take Daisy to a movie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The movie is "The Case of the Creepy Culprit," starring Snooper Duck.

The Wetter Way (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Phil de Lara
Inks
Phil de Lara
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gyro, why don't you invent something practical? Like a better lawn sprinkler or something?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose; Uncle Scrooge; Chip 'n' Dale
Synopsis
Gyro tries to invent a better lawn sprinkler for Scrooge, but runs into problems.
Reprints

Surprise Prize (Table of Contents: 5)

Donald Duck / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Carey
Inks
John Carey
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
John Carey

First Line of Dialogue or Text
(Yawn!) Wonder where the boys are! It's awfully quiet this morning!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie; Grandma Duck
Synopsis
The boys are collecting Frosty-Sparkle soda bottle caps to win a contest, which is driving Donald crazy.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Ye Olde Duck's Diary
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. Ye Olde Duck's Diary
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. Pow Power
    Big Bad Wolf
  4. 3. Daisy's Date
    Donald Duck
  5. 4. The Wetter Way
    Gyro Gearloose
  6. 5. Surprise Prize
    Donald Duck
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