(February 2005)

Gemstone, 2003 Series
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Price
6.95 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gemstone Publishing
Brand
Gemstone Publishing
ISBN
0-911903-78-X Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780911903782 50695
Editing
John Clark (credited as Leonard (John) Clark) (editor in chief); Sue Kolberg (credited as assistant editor)

Duck of the Deep (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pat Block (credited)
Inks
Pat Block (credited)
Colors
Gary Leach (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck

[Editorial, Table of Contents, Staff Credits, Indicia] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Clark (credited as Leonard John Clark)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

John Clark writes briefly about Pat and Shelly Block.

Duck of the Deep (Table of Contents: 2)

Donald Duck / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Shelly Block (credited); Pat Block (credited)
Pencils
Pat Block (credited)
Inks
Pat Block (credited)
Colors
Scott Rockwell (credited)
Letters
?

Job Number
XU GEM 104
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, Unca Donald
Genre
adventure; humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck
Synopsis
Huey, Dewey, and Louie are trying to pick up trash from the bay, but a mysterious craft is dumping toxic chemicals in the bay at night. Donald goes for a tour on a submarine, but accidentally sends the sub on a runaway trip. Meanwhile, Huey, Dewey, and Louis have found the source of the toxic chemicals, but get captured by some vicious characters.
Keywords
Coast Guard; crabs; ecology; periscope; pollution; submarine; toxic waste; undersea kingdom

Indexer Notes

Credits are "Story & Art by Pat & Shelly Block."

The Duck and the Mouse Sent to Your House! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Gemstone Publishing / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Action! Suspense! Adventure! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Gemstone Publishing / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Mickey for Mayor (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Don Markstein (credited as Donald D. Markstein)
Pencils
Noel Van Horn (credited)
Inks
Noel Van Horn (credited)
Colors
Egmont (credited); Sue Daigle-Leach (credited as S. Daigle-Leach)
Letters
Susie Lee (credited)

Job Number
D 99163
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I shouldn't have agreed to a cat show on my neighborhood! Are they skinning those cats alive?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Pete [Black Pete]; Sylvester Shyster; "Muck" Raker (newspaper editor); Goofy; Mayor Pork; Chief O'Hara
Synopsis
Mayor Pork disappears right before the election for mayor. Mickey runs for mayor, but Pete is also a candidate and with the help of an unscrupulous newspaper editor gives Mickey a lot of bad publicity.
Keywords
cats; election; kidnapping; newspaper; publicity

Li'l Bad Wolf Traps his Dad (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Chase Craig (credited)
Pencils
Carl Buettner (credited)
Inks
Carl Buettner (credited)
Colors
Janice Miller (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All you do all day long is read...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Big Bad Wolf; Li'l Bad Wolf
Synopsis
The Big Bad Wolf sends Li'l Bad Wolf out to catch a rabbit for supper. With the help of the forest creatures, Big Bad Wolf gets caught in a trap and has to agree to settle for vegetable soup.
Reprints
Keywords
rabbits; snare; trap; trick; vegetable soup

Indexer Notes

Title from table of contents.

Buddy Battle (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
Marie Javins (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, this keen piece of rope I find! Maybe I can use it to make a swing or ... oops!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Chip; Dale; Chi-Chi
Synopsis
Chip 'n' Dale try to out do each other to impress a lady chipmunk named "Chi-Chi."
Reprints
Keywords
jealous; lovesick

Sky-High Hi-Jinks (Table of Contents: 8)

DuckTales / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Lustig (credited)
Pencils
William Van Horn (credited)
Inks
William Van Horn (credited)
Colors
William Van Horn (credited); Susan Daigle-Leach (credited)
Letters
William Van Horn

Job Number
AR 151
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Building a skyscraper is no picnic! Especially when you're working for Scrooge McDuck!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Beagle Boys [176-617; 761-617; 671-167; 716-617]; Huey Duck; Dewey Duck; Louie Duck; Scrooge McDuck; Launchpad McQuack
Synopsis
Scrooge builds a mile-high hotel and staffs it with all the latest gadgets. Unfortunately, the Beagle Boys find it easy pickin's.
Reprints
Keywords
automation; elevator; hot air balloon; hotel; skyscraper; soap suds

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Letters / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Arun Vajpey, Elaine Ramshaw, Ulf Claesson, and Thad Komorowski.

Monkey Business! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Scoop / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Duck of the Deep
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. [Editorial, Table of Contents, Staff Credits, Indicia]
  3. 2. Duck of the Deep
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. The Duck and the Mouse Sent to Your House!
    Gemstone Publishing
  5. 4. Action! Suspense! Adventure!
    Gemstone Publishing
  6. 5. Mickey for Mayor
    Mickey Mouse
  7. 6. Li'l Bad Wolf Traps his Dad
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  8. 7. Buddy Battle
    Chip 'n' Dale
  9. 8. Sky-High Hi-Jinks
    DuckTales
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Letters
  11. 10. Monkey Business!
    Scoop
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