(April 1972)

Western, 1968 Series
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Price
0.50 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
Bi-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: 92301-204


[Duck Family Leaning on Nephews] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Grandma Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Ludwig Von Drake; Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Edited reprint. Gyro Gearloose removed.

No Such Varmint (Table of Contents: 1)

Donald Duck / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

page 3-22 + 142-159. New layout, original pagecount 28.

Daisy Duck's Crosspatch Quilt (Table of Contents: 2)

Daisy Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Daisy Duck

The Whole Herd of Help (Table of Contents: 3)

Grandma Duck / comic story / 8 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; Uncle Scrooge; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Big Bad Wolf
Synopsis
Scrooge gives Grandma an elephant that he has received as a gift, and the elephant proves useful on the farm.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on August 8, 1960. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Professor Scrooge's Fun Page (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks
?
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints

Assistant Genius (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Dimwitty Duck; Gyro Gearloose

Indexer Notes

4 horizontal panels per page.

Ludwig Von Drake's Riddle Puzzle (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Ludwig Von Drake

The Bowl o' Gold Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Junior Woodchucks [Huey; Dewey; Louie; Donald Duck]; Big Bad Wolf; Brer Bear
Reprints

Sea Monster Menace (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Moby Duck; Gus Goose

Indexer Notes

4 horizontal panels per page.

Twinklers in the Twilight (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Text article about fireflies.

Tricky Experiment (Table of Contents: 10)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 8 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; Louie; Beagle Boys
Reprints

Grandma's Story (Table of Contents: 11)

Grandma Duck / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks
?
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Characters
Grandma Duck
Reprints

Clubhouse Crashers (Table of Contents: 12)

Donald's Nephews and Daisy's Nieces / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Huey; Dewey; Louie; April; May; June; Donald Duck; Pluto; Beagle Bullies [Beagle Brats]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 10.

Code of the West (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; western-frontier
Characters
Buck Duck; Snide; Donny; Calamity

Magica De Spell Magic Word Game (Table of Contents: 14)

Magica De Spell / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Magica De Spell

The Rural Eggs-pert (Table of Contents: 15)

Ludwig Von Drake / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Grandma Duck; Ludwig Von Drake; Billy Goat; Gus Goose
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 5.

Superstitious 13 (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Ugly Duckling Double Puzzle (Table of Contents: 17)

The Ugly Duckling / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
The Ugly Duckling

The Many Faces of Magica de Spell (Table of Contents: 18)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 22 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; Louie; Magica De Spell
Reprints

April, May & June Triangle Count (Table of Contents: 19)

April, May and June / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
April; May; June

Ruling the Roost (Table of Contents: 20)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Miss Robin
Synopsis
When Scrooge can't be found, Daisy makes decisions for him, until he's finally located stuck in a chute leading to his underground jewel vaults.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 8. Art submitted on June 6, 1960. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Question and Answer Quiz (Table of Contents: 21)

Huey, Dewey and Louie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christine Lyttle Smith ?
Pencils
Christine Lyttle Smith ? (layout); Tony Strobl (pencils)
Inks
?
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints

Uncle Scrooge Counterfeit Detector (Table of Contents: 22)

Uncle Scrooge / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Duck Family Leaning on Nephews]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. No Such Varmint
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. Daisy Duck's Crosspatch Quilt
    Daisy Duck
  4. 3. The Whole Herd of Help
    Grandma Duck
  5. 4. Professor Scrooge's Fun Page
  6. 5. Assistant Genius
    Dimwitty Duck
  7. 6. Ludwig Von Drake's Riddle Puzzle
  8. 7. The Bowl o' Gold Treasure Hunt
    The Junior Woodchucks
  9. 8. Sea Monster Menace
    Moby Duck
  10. 9. Twinklers in the Twilight
  11. 10. Tricky Experiment
    Uncle Scrooge
  12. 11. Grandma's Story
    Grandma Duck
  13. 12. Clubhouse Crashers
    Donald's Nephews and Daisy's Nieces
  14. 13. Code of the West
    Buck Duck
  15. 14. Magica De Spell Magic Word Game
    Magica De Spell
  16. 15. The Rural Eggs-pert
    Ludwig Von Drake
  17. 16. Superstitious 13
  18. 17. The Ugly Duckling Double Puzzle
    The Ugly Duckling
  19. 18. The Many Faces of Magica de Spell
    Uncle Scrooge
  20. 19. April, May & June Triangle Count
    April, May and June
  21. 20. Ruling the Roost
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  22. 21. Question and Answer Quiz
    Huey, Dewey and Louie
  23. 22. Uncle Scrooge Counterfeit Detector
    Uncle Scrooge
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