Four Color #194 - Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse in The World under the Sea
(August 1948)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1948
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Eleanor Packer (managing editor); Alice Nielsen Cobb (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Walt Disney MICKEY MOUSE IN THE WORLD UNDER THE SEA, No. 194. Code number is M.M.O.S. #194-488. Copyright 1948 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 #7?

The World under the Sea (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Reprints
Keywords
sharks; submarines

[Egg Shopping] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse
Synopsis
Mickey has trouble getting a carton of eggs from the store to his house without dropping them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

Mickey Mouse and the World under the Sea (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
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; the King of Atlantis; Count Drakova
Synopsis
Goofy invents a tank that will go underwater and fly. On a test run they find a huge air-filled undersea cavern with fields and a city. Their tank is stolen by Count Drakova, who somehow manages to render it invisible. Mickey and Goofy recover the tank and go to the city where they find that Count Drakova is threatening to make a man disappear if the King does not deliver a chest of gold to him.
Reprints

Pluto's Problem (Table of Contents: 3)

Pluto / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Eisenberg
Inks
Harvey Eisenberg
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Pluto; Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie
Synopsis
Pluto gets an inferiority complex after seeing the large and vicious animals in the zoo.
Reprints

[Wire Recorder] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Morty; Ferdie; Pluto
Synopsis
Mickey gets a new wire sound recorder, but Morty and Ferdie knock it over while playing with Pluto and he has to repair it.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white. A wire recorder recorded sounds magnetically on spools of very thin wire, which could easily become snarled.

[Red and White House] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis
Mickey and Goofy are told to paint a house red and white. Mickey paints his side white with red shutters, while Goofy paints his side red with white shutters.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The World under the Sea
    Mickey Mouse
  2. 1. [Egg Shopping]
    Mickey Mouse
  3. 2. Mickey Mouse and the World under the Sea
    Mickey Mouse
  4. 3. Pluto's Problem
    Pluto
  5. 4. [Wire Recorder]
    Mickey Mouse
  6. 5. [Red and White House]
    Mickey Mouse
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