(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 (editor); Alice Nielsen Cobb (editor)

Issue Notes

No indicia. Blurb on inside back cover encourages you to "Read about Disney characters every month in Walt Disney's Comics Magazine —— on all newsstands." Story starts on inside front cover and ends inside back cover. Back cover ad for Wheaties cereal.

Goofy and the Gangsters (Table of Contents)

Goofy [Disney Character] / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy
Synopsis
Goofy reads a book titled "How To Be a Detective" while disguised with glasses and a false moustache.
Keywords
book; detective; eye glasses; false moustache; lessons

Goofy and the Gangsters (Table of Contents: 1)

Goofy [Disney Character] / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Playing detective again, Goofy?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Goofy; Mickey Mouse; milkman; Chief O'Hara (as "Chief O'Malley" in this story); The Octopus (villain); Roscoe Rodent; Rosebud Rodent; The Octopus' twin henchman (cats)
Synopsis
To spy on a criminal known as The Octopus, Goofy goes undercover as a lifeguard... under the watchful eye of Mickey, also undercover as a hot dog vendor.
Keywords
beach; detective; disguise; ineptness; misnamed character; sea or island setting; undercover mission; unlikely hero

Indexer Notes

Pages consist of 1-3 panels each.

The police chief character in this story is the traditional "Chief O'Hara", drawn as per the normal character model, but is referred to as "Chief O'Malley".

Brother... Wait'll You See These New Masks on Backs of Wheaties Packages... They're Terrific! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Goofy and the Gangsters
    Goofy [Disney Character]
  2. 1. Goofy and the Gangsters
    Goofy [Disney Character]
  3. 2. Brother... Wait'll You See These New Masks on Backs of Wheaties Packages... They're Terrific!
    General Mills; Wheaties
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