(July 1981)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1981
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Whitman W [with Face]
Editing
Del Connell (editor); Larry Mayer (art director)

Issue Notes

Cover code: 90037-107. Date calculated from code number.

All reprint issue. Cover and comic contents are all reprint.

Final issue of this series to run advertising on its 32 interior pages. Beginning with the next issue, all advertising is restricted to Whitman Comics house ads only, and is limited to the inside front, inside back, and back covers. All future issues, to the end of the Whitman run in 1984, will have 32 interior pages of comics or comics-related text material.

Donald Duck and the Pixilated Parrot (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
typeset
Editing
Chase Craig (original editor)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Polly the Parrot
Synopsis
Donald and the boys find Polly the Parrot inside Uncle Scrooge's vault, tallying on an adding machine.
Reprints
Keywords
adding machine; blunderbuss; counting; parrot; slingshots; vault

Doctor Solar Man of the Atom (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Doctor Solar Man of the Atom / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Donald Duck and "The Pixilated Parrot" (Table of Contents: 2)

Donald Duck / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Carl Barks
Editing
Chase Craig (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy! Ships from! The seven seas!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge; Polly the Parrot; sailor (Polly's owner); two black-masked burglars (proto Beagle Boys?); angry old lady; ship's mate; female parrot; kid parrots; hamburger joint owner
Synopsis
Donald gives Uncle Scrooge a parrot that only counts, instead of talking, and Scrooge has the parrot memorize the combination to his safe; which Scrooge has been forgetting. However the parrot first gives the combination to two burglars and then flies away to a boat bound for Latin America.
Reprints
Keywords
birthday present; burglars; desperate search; jungle; parrot; sailors; ships

The Exciting New! Flipit (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Flipit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Little Lulu (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Little Lulu / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Mystery, Adventure, Science Fiction Much, Much More (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Original Radio Broadcasts / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Tweety and Sylvester / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Super Pocket Toy Values (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Toy Values / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Snippys (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Snippys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Pink Panther (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; The Pink Panther / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Woody Woodpecker (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Woody Woodpecker / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Big Splash (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Murry
Inks
Paul Murry
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
Paul Murry (title lettering only); typeset
Editing
Chase Craig (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"AHKERCHOO!" went the Big Bad Wolf, faking an enormous sneeze and rolling his eyes pathetically towards Li'l Wolf.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Big Bad Wolf [Zeke Wolf]; Li'l Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]
Synopsis
Zeke fakes a bad cold and stays in bed, allowing Li'l Wolf and the Three Pigs to enjoy a worry-free day at the beach. But the scheming wolf soon shows up at the shore disguised as a kindly old lady.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; cold; disguise; feigning illness; one-character-desiring-another-as-a-meal

[Noise Abatement] (Table of Contents: 12)

Goofy [Disney Character] / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
Tony Strobl
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?
Editing
Chase Craig (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Clank! Rattle! Sputt! Boink!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy
Synopsis
Goofy pushes his noisy car for the length of a hospital zone where quiet is requested.
Reprints
Keywords
car; doing-something-their-own-way; hospital zone; need-for-peace-and-quiet; noise

Indexer Notes

Pantomime.

Authentic Stone - Perfect Condition Apache Arrowheads (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Arrowheads / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Daffy Duck (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics; Daffy Duck / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Meet your favorite comic characters and enjoy exciting adventure in... Whitman Comics. (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Whitman Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Donald Duck and the Pixilated Parrot
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. Doctor Solar Man of the Atom
    Whitman Comics; Doctor Solar Man of the Atom
  3. 2. Donald Duck and "The Pixilated Parrot"
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. The Exciting New! Flipit
    Flipit
  5. 4. Little Lulu
    Whitman Comics; Little Lulu
  6. 5. Mystery, Adventure, Science Fiction Much, Much More
    Original Radio Broadcasts
  7. 6. I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat!
    Whitman Comics; Tweety and Sylvester
  8. 7. Super Pocket Toy Values
    Toy Values
  9. 8. Snippys
    Snippys
  10. 9. The Pink Panther
    Whitman Comics; The Pink Panther
  11. 10. Woody Woodpecker
    Whitman Comics; Woody Woodpecker
  12. 11. The Big Splash
    The Big Bad Wolf
  13. 12. [Noise Abatement]
    Goofy [Disney Character]
  14. 13. Authentic Stone - Perfect Condition Apache Arrowheads
    Arrowheads
  15. 14. Daffy Duck
    Whitman Comics; Daffy Duck
  16. 15. Meet your favorite comic characters and enjoy exciting adventure in... Whitman Comics.
    Whitman Comics
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