(1949)

Western, 1946 Series
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Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
24
On-sale date
1949
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
Early issues standard Golden Age U.S.; 1952-1959 oblong; later half-size
Paper Stock
most glossy cover and newsprint interior. Early issues all newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going

Race to the South Seas! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
?
Letters
Carl Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gladstone Gander; Uncle Scrooge; Sylvester Shyster; Mayor
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge, through his lawyer, give both Gladstone and Donald sailing ship, and just a few minutes later they learn that Scrooge has been lost in a storm in the South Seas. Both Donald and Gladstone set sail for the islands where Scrooge was last seen, and along the way, Gladstone has nothing but good luck and Donald has nothing but bad.
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Indexer Notes

Art submitted on Dec. 15, 1948. A redrawn version of this story, with art by Daan Jippes appears in Carl Barks Library (Another Rainbow, 1983 series) #6 May 1990; Walt Disney's Donald Duck Adventures (Disney, 1990 series) #26 July 1992; Carl Barks Library of Walt Disney's Donald Duck Adventures in Color (Gladstone, 1994 series) #14. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

In the Fantagraphics "Lost in the Andes" book Francesco Stajano and Leonardo Gori note that the reproduction materials for this story were missing for decades. It wasn't until 2011 that this story was finally reprinted using original artwork.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Nephew swimming in piano]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. Race to the South Seas!
    Donald Duck
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