(November 1962)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, 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
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10027-211. First Gold Key issue. Continues from Dell Mickey Mouse series.


Bandit Bamboozle (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Morty and Ferdie; Jack [Black Bert]
Reprints
Keywords
cowboy hats; revolvers; wagon wheels

Leaf It Alone (Table of Contents: 1)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Letters
Paul Murry

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis
Goofy rakes his leaves, but has a bigger mess than when he started.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Armadillo Adventure (Table of Contents: 2)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
M. M. #85-628
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Pluto; Bliney
Synopsis
Mickey and Goofy are in the desert Southwest scouting for armadillos for a zoo. They cross paths with a couple of robbers who've ran out of gas.
Reprints

The Plot That Flopped (Table of Contents: 3)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Morty and Ferdie
Synopsis
Morty and Ferdie look for ways to extend their summer vacation in the mountains.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is listed as School Fools in Fallberg's notes

Payday (Table of Contents: 4)

Scamp / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Scamp; Lady; Tramp
Synopsis
Scamp accidently foils a bank robber.

Indexer Notes

Text story with one 1/4 page illustration.

Trained to a "T" (Table of Contents: 5)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Li'l Bad Wolf; Big Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]
Synopsis
The Big Bad Wolf goes into running training to get fast enough to catch the Three Little Pigs.
Reprints

Bandit Bamboozle (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Morty and Ferdie; Sam; Jack aka Black Bert
Synopsis
Mickey and Morty and Ferdie drive to a ghost town. There they cross paths with an actor, who, due to a bump on the head, believes himself to be Black Bert, the outlaw.
Reprints

The Tail Wagger (Table of Contents: 7)

Mickey and Pluto / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Pluto
Synopsis
Mickey has trouble getting Pluto's tail to stay still while taking his picture.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Egmont (DK) has a redrawn version. Reprinted in Donald Pocket (Hjemmet, 1968 series) #33 (NO, 1980)

[Vitaminized Grasshopper] (Table of Contents: 8)

Gyro Gearloose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gyro Gearloose
Synopsis
Gyro drops a vitamin pill for super fast growth in the grass and a grasshopper finds it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Mickey Mouse Pin-up No. 1 (Table of Contents: 9)

Mickey Mouse / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Morty and Ferdie; Jack [Black Bert]

Indexer Notes

Same drawing as front cover, minus logo and lettering. Solid color bars added at top and bottom.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Bandit Bamboozle
    Mickey Mouse
  2. 1. Leaf It Alone
    Mickey Mouse
  3. 2. Armadillo Adventure
    Mickey Mouse
  4. 3. The Plot That Flopped
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. Payday
    Scamp
  6. 5. Trained to a "T"
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  7. 6. Bandit Bamboozle
    Mickey Mouse
  8. 7. The Tail Wagger
    Mickey and Pluto
  9. 8. [Vitaminized Grasshopper]
    Gyro Gearloose
  10. 9. Mickey Mouse Pin-up No. 1
    Mickey Mouse
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