(August 1973)

Western, 1968 Series
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Price
0.50 USD
Pages
132
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: 92301-308


Mary Poppins (Table of Contents)

Mary Poppins / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Julie Andrews [as Mary Poppins]

Indexer Notes

Scenes from the movie Mary Poppins (1964).

Mary Poppins (Table of Contents: 1)

Mary Poppins / comic story / 64 pages (report information)

Script
P. L. Travers (novel); Bill Walsh (screenplay); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mary Poppins; Bert; Admiral Boom; George Banks; Winifred Banks; Jane Banks; Michael Banks; Uncle Albert; Katie Nanna; Ellen
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Movie adaptation. Page 3-42 + page 105-128.

The Great Cowboy Race (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Lucky Baldwin; Dick Ford; Frank Hopkins
Synopsis
Article about a horse race from Galveston, Texas, to Rutland, Vermont, held in 1886.

Indexer Notes

See Rex Allen (Dell, 1951 series) #23.

The Burro's Tale (Table of Contents: 3)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Paul Murry
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig (story editor)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Morty and Ferdie
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 5.

Picnic Time Joke Befuddler (Table of Contents: 4)

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
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Chip 'n' Dale
Reprints

Animals of North America (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Brief facts about bighorn sheep, box turtles, flying squirrels, pocket gophers, raccoons, and porcupines.
Reprints

Little Hiawatha Smoke Signal (Table of Contents: 6)

Little Hiawatha / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Little Hiawatha
Reprints

Showdown in Dishwater Gully (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; western-frontier
Characters
Buckaroo Duck; Sheriff Chicken Duck; Calamity; Big Bad Diamond Dan

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have a neighbor whose head is crammed ...

Too Much Help (Table of Contents: 9)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 6 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
Daisy Duck; Grandma Duck; Gladstone Gander; Gus Goose
Synopsis
Daisy, convinced that Grandma Duck is having trouble, takes Gladstone to her farm to bring her luck.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New layout, original pagecount 4. Art submitted June 6, 1960. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Lynx Labor Lost (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Dick Huemer
Pencils
George Wheeler
Inks
George Wheeler
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from True Life Adventures (King Features Syndicate) 1963.00.00

Flora's Fudge (Table of Contents: 11)

Sleeping Beauty's Fairy Godmothers / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Flora
Reprints

Way Out Yonder (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb?; Chase Craig?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey, Dewey and Louie
Reprints

Daisy's Fun Page (Table of Contents: 13)

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
Daisy Duck; Morty and Ferdie; Chip 'n' Dale; Donald Duck; Goofy; Mickey Mouse
Reprints

Triple Conscience (Table of Contents: 14)

Chip 'n' Dale / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chip 'n' Dale; Beagle Boys; Jiminy Cricket

The Great Camel Experiment (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Reprints

The Sweet Retreat (Table of Contents: 16)

Clarabelle Cow and Clara Cluck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Clarabelle Cow; Clara Cluck; Daisy Duck

Mickey Riddle Snapshots (Table of Contents: 17)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mary Poppins
    Mary Poppins
  2. 1. Mary Poppins
    Mary Poppins
  3. 2. The Great Cowboy Race
  4. 3. The Burro's Tale
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. Picnic Time Joke Befuddler
  6. 5. Animals of North America
  7. 6. Little Hiawatha Smoke Signal
    Little Hiawatha
  8. 7. Showdown in Dishwater Gully
    Buckaroo Duck
  9. 8. ["I have a neighbor whose head is crammed ..."]
    Minnie Mouse in Hollywood
  10. 9. Too Much Help
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  11. 10. Lynx Labor Lost
    True Life Adventures
  12. 11. Flora's Fudge
    Sleeping Beauty's Fairy Godmothers
  13. 12. Way Out Yonder
    Donald Duck
  14. 13. Daisy's Fun Page
  15. 14. Triple Conscience
    Chip 'n' Dale
  16. 15. The Great Camel Experiment
  17. 16. The Sweet Retreat
    Clarabelle Cow and Clara Cluck
  18. 17. Mickey Riddle Snapshots
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