(February 1948)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Eleanor Packer (managing editor); Alice Nielson Cobb (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "WALT DISNEY'S MICKEY MOUSE in JUNGLE MAGIC, No. 181." Code number is M.M.O.S. #181-482. Copyright 1947 by Walt Disney Productions. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). Apparently Mickey Mouse regular series #6?


Jungle Magic (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Wright
Inks:
Bill Wright
Colors:
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Reprints:
Keywords:
arrows; jungles; machetes; pith helmets

[Trombone Trouble] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis:
Goofy's neighbor is practicing the trombone at night and is keeping Goofy awake.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

Mickey Mouse and Jungle Magic! (Table of Contents: 2)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Horace Horsecollar; Goofy; Missus van Giltedge; Dan Delion
Synopsis:
Mickey is working in a flower shop. A wealthy woman requests a black orchid and the store's owner sends Mickey and Goofy to the Orinoco River area in South America to find one.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title is slightly different than cover title. Script credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Mickey Mouse and the Soap Box Derby (Table of Contents: 3)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie; Pluto; Goofy; Minnie Mouse
Synopsis:
The nephews are so busy building a soap box racer that Mickey thinks they've forgotten his birthday.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

References in the last panel to radio programs "The Lone Cowpuncher" and "The Green Beetle" likely takeoffs on "The Lone Ranger" and "The Green Hornet."

[Raking Leaves] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Morty and Ferdie
Synopsis:
Mickey is angry with the nephews for not doing their job of raking the leaves.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white.

[Artificial Fruit] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Pluto; Minnie Mouse
Synopsis:
Mickey has Pluto take a basket of fruit to Minnie, but along the way it is switched with a basket of wax fruit.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Jungle Magic
    Mickey Mouse
  2. 1. [Trombone Trouble]
    Mickey Mouse
  3. 2. Mickey Mouse and Jungle Magic!
    Mickey Mouse
  4. 3. Mickey Mouse and the Soap Box Derby
    Mickey Mouse
  5. 4. [Raking Leaves]
    Mickey Mouse
  6. 5. [Artificial Fruit]
    Mickey Mouse
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