Four Color #223 - Walt Disney's Donald Duck in "Lost in the Andes"
(April 1949)

Dell, 1942 Series
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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 DONALD DUCK in "LOST IN THE ANDES", No. 223." Code number is W.D.O.S. #223-494. Copyright 1949 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). Can also be considered as Donald Duck #7


Lost in the Andes (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Reprints
Keywords
chickens; eggs

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on November 24, 1948.

[Too Fit to Fit] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Carl Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Donald exercises so that he can fit into his tuxedo again.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white. Art submitted on November 24, 1948. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

Lost in the Andes (Table of Contents: 2)

Donald Duck / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Carl Barks

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Third Assistant Janitor; Professor Artefact McArchives; Tombsbury the First Assistant; Wormsley the Second Assistant; Captain; Ship's Doctor; Bright-Looking Guy; Vicuna Hunter; The President
Synopsis
Donald, a museum janitor, discovers that some "blocks" from Inca ruins are actually square eggs. When the other members of a scientific expedition fall ill, Donald and the nephews press on alone deep into the Andes. There they find a strange race of people who speak with Southern accents and live on the square eggs.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted October 21, 1948. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

[Tunnel Vision] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Carl Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Donald ends the nephews' fighting over the television.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white. Art submitted on November 24, 1948. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

[Sleepy Sitters] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Carl Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Donald helps the nephews to baby-sit by singing a lullaby.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Art submitted on November 24, 1948. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (1982).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lost in the Andes
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. [Too Fit to Fit]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. Lost in the Andes
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. [Tunnel Vision]
    Donald Duck
  5. 4. [Sleepy Sitters]
    Donald Duck
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