(1950)

Western, 1950 Series
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Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
32
On-sale Date
1950
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
[none printed]
Editing
Chase Craig; Alice Nielson Cobb?

Issue Notes

Mickey Mouse and the Disappearing Island (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Buettner
Inks
Carl Buettner
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis
Mickey and Goofy peer at something below, while high up in a gas-filled balloon.
Keywords
balloon; unwelcome surprise

Mickey Mouse and the Disappearing Island (Table of Contents: 1)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Homer Brightman
Pencils
Don R. Christensen
Inks
Don R. Christensen
Colors
Western Publishing Production Shop
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get a view from the balloon, folks! Ten minutes for the tenth part of a dollar!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; balloon ride proprietor; Professor Morose
Synopsis
Mickey and Goofy take an unintended balloon ride to “The Island of Professor Morose”, a crackpot scientist who intends to make the whole world disappear – starting with his two newly balloon-delivered test subjects.
Keywords
balloon; black cloud; disappearing; formula; island; mad scientist; sandbags; sea or island setting; shark; state fair; strange chemical properties

Indexer Notes

First comic book work for Western Publishing by Don R. Christensen, who would work off and on for Western through 1981. Full art for this story, but all future submissions would be in storyboard form, per Christensen's notes. Pages consist of 1-3 panels each.

Now Look! Coming your way - a big parade of 8 new fun-packed comic books! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

General Mills; Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mickey Mouse and the Disappearing Island
    Mickey Mouse
  2. 1. Mickey Mouse and the Disappearing Island
    Mickey Mouse
  3. 2. Now Look! Coming your way - a big parade of 8 new fun-packed comic books!
    General Mills; Wheaties
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