Four Color #1247 [ad] - Walt Disney's Daisy Duck's Diary
(December 1961-February 1962)

Dell, 1942 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb (managing editor); Chase Craig and/or Del Connell (story editor); Tom McKimson (art director)

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Walt Disney's DAISY DUCK'S DIARY, No, 1247." Code number is DAISY D.D. O.S. #127-6111. Copyright 1961 by Walt Disney Productions, Inc. Credits for this issue based upon Alberto Becattini's "Disney Index - Dell Comic Books" Vols. 1 and 2 (Italy, 1992 and 1994). An alternate version of this issue exists, without ads. See the index for Four Color #1247.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daisy Duck's Diary / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Strobl
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck

Back in Business (Table of Contents: 1)

Daisy Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Gregory
Pencils
Bob Gregory
Inks
Steve Steere

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck
Synopsis
When the back of her dress is ruined by a iron, Daisy decides to alter it to a backless design.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white; pantomime story.

Booby Prize Surprise (Table of Contents: 2)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Gregory
Pencils
Bob Gregory
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Daisy and Donald make costumes for Duckburg's Centennial Costume Ball.

Mystery Mission (Table of Contents: 3)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Gregory
Pencils
Bob Gregory
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Daisy has a job as a traveling companion. A foreign movie star, Bonita Burrito, engages her to travel south of the border. However, "Bonita" has an ulterior motive that almost gets Daisy in trouble.

Win This Complete Home Movie Outfit (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Kool-Aid / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Fibber Flipper (Table of Contents: 5)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Gregory
Pencils
Bob Gregory
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Clara Cluck; Clarabelle Cow

Synopsis
Daisy buys a carpet from Uncle Scrooge, when it doesn't seem to be magic, like it was advertised. She finds out the carpet will slip out from underneath anyone who tells a lie while standing on it.

Miss Astroduck (Table of Contents: 6)

Daisy Duck's Diary / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Gregory
Pencils
Bob Gregory
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck; Gyro Gearloose

Synopsis
Gyro's electronic brain chooses Daisy to be the pilot for his rocket ship which is to orbit Earth.

Awfully Realistic (Table of Contents: 7)

Daisy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Tony Strobl
Pencils
John Liggera
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Daisy's painting of a bird is so realistic that a cat jumps at it.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story. This sequence does not appear in the non-ad version. This half-page story and a half-page ad replace "Sweet Beak" from the non-ad version.

Riding Your Bike is More Fun with a Cadet Bike Speedometer (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Cadet Bike Speedometer; Stewart-Warner Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

No Future (Table of Contents: 9)

Daisy Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Gregory
Pencils
Bob Gregory
Inks
Steve Steere
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Daisy Duck; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Daisy is told that she is going to meet a duck who is high in the advertising world. She runs into Donald who is wearing stilts to advertise a restaurant.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

204 Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  2. 1. Back in Business
    Daisy Duck
  3. 2. Booby Prize Surprise
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  4. 3. Mystery Mission
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  5. 4. Win This Complete Home Movie Outfit
    Kool-Aid
  6. 5. Fibber Flipper
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  7. 6. Miss Astroduck
    Daisy Duck's Diary
  8. 7. Awfully Realistic
    Daisy
  9. 8. Riding Your Bike is More Fun with a Cadet Bike Speedometer
    Cadet Bike Speedometer; Stewart-Warner Corporation
  10. 9. No Future
    Daisy Duck
  11. 10. 204 Revolutionary War Soldiers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Katie
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Merlin Haas
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Roger A. Budnick
  • John P. Selegue
  • Merlin Haas
  • Ken Lemons
  • Chris Launder
  • Jim Walls
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Gary Perlman
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Craig Delich
  • James Ludwig
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Mike Nielsen
  • David Porta
  • Matthew Torrance
  • Ken Kwilinski
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Max Capp
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Darrel McCann
  • Peter Croome