(March 1951)

Dell, 1940 Series
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Volume
11
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
Alice Nielson Cobb ?; Chase Craig ?

Issue Notes

Indicia number is Vol. 11, No. 6.


[How to Fly] (Table of Contents)

Donald Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Buettner
Inks
Carl Buettner
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
While Donald and his nephews are returning to the ground by parachutes, Donald reads a book on how to fly.
Reprints
Keywords
parachute

[Cleanup for Schoolteacher Visit] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Donald frantically cleans up the house after his nephews tell him that their Sunday School teacher will be visiting them.
Reprints
  • From Donald Duck Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1948-11-28

[A Financial Fable] (Table of Contents: 2)

Donald Duck / comic story / 10 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; Uncle Scrooge; Gladstone Gander
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge's fortune, which he has hidden in a huge corn crib on a farm, is picked up by a tornado and scattered all over the country, so that everyone becomes a millionaire.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on September 14, 1950. "Barks has said that he has always considered this story 'technically well done. It had a rhythm that could almost have been set to music.' (October 14, 1969, letter to Winston Ljungdahl)." Note and synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982). Story is also reprinted in "Comix: A History of Comics Books in America," by Les Daniels (Outerbridge & Dienstfrey, 1971).

[Club Hubbub] (Table of Contents: 3)

Li'l Bad Wolf / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gil Turner
Pencils
Gil Turner
Inks
Gil Turner
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Big Bad Wolf; Brer Bear; Li'l Bad Wolf; Black Pete; Three Little Pigs [Practical Pig; Fifer Pig; Fiddler Pig]; Foul Fellows Club
Reprints

[Grandma Stops the Train] (Table of Contents: 4)

Grandma Duck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Riley Thompson
Inks
?
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Grandma Duck; Gus Goose; Jaq; Gus
Reprints

[Goofy has a "Daymare"] (Table of Contents: 5)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Walsh
Pencils
Manuel Gonzales
Inks
Manuel Gonzales
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis
After being kidnapped in a car by a crook, cashed into by a steam train and butted by a bull, Goofy thinks he has had a "daymare".
Reprints

[Pluto Tries Out as Dog Actor] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Walsh
Pencils
Manuel Gonzales
Inks
Manuel Gonzales
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Pluto
Synopsis
Pluto attempts to become a dog actor with disastrous results.
Reprints

[Minnie's Gay 90s Outfit] (Table of Contents: 7)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Walsh
Pencils
Manuel Gonzales
Inks
Manuel Gonzales
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis
Minnie buys a new outfit to attend a party.
Reprints

[Blaze for a Winter Evening] (Table of Contents: 8)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Walsh
Pencils
Manuel Gonzales
Inks
Manuel Gonzales
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Synopsis
After starting a nice open fire on a winter night, Mickey accidentally burns all his furniture.
Reprints

[Snowballs in Freezer] (Table of Contents: 9)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Huey, Dewey and Louie store their snowballs in the freezer to later use in summer.
Reprints

[Hit by Cans While Leaving Bus] (Table of Contents: 10)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
After disrupting a bus passenger, Donald has cans thrown at him as he leaves the bus.
Reprints

Goofy's Bank (Table of Contents: 11)

Goofy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank McSavage
Inks
Frank McSavage
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy
Reprints

[Daisy Exchanges "Sensible" Hat] (Table of Contents: 12)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
After finding out that Donald actually likes her new hat, Daisy takes the hat back to the shop for exchanging.
Reprints

[Buys Bayonet with Fork] (Table of Contents: 13)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
After missing out on the food at a restaurant due to other customers being faster grabbing the food, Donald buys a bayonet to use as a fork for the next meal.
Reprints

[Graves and Report Cards] (Table of Contents: 14)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Huey, Dewey and Louie dig up their buried report cards to show to Donald.
Reprints
  • From Donald Duck Daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948-02-02

[Broken Skis for Firewood] (Table of Contents: 15)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald buys broken skis to use as firewood.
Reprints
  • From Donald Duck Daily (King Features Syndicate) 1946-12-25

[Car on Stilts] (Table of Contents: 16)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Donald sets up stilts and a ladder under his car to allow him to park "above" a fire hydrant.
Reprints
  • From Donald Duck Daily (King Features Syndicate) 1947-10-25

[Blindfolded Knife Thrower] (Table of Contents: 17)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
As the knife thrower is blindfolded, Donald also chooses to be blindfolded to not see what is being thrown in his direction.
Reprints
  • From Donald Duck Daily (King Features Syndicate) 1946-11-13

[Chicken Owner Mixes Up Huey, Dewey & Louie] (Table of Contents: 18)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
A chicken owner can't identify which of Donald's nephews has been scaring his chickens.
Reprints

[Can't Cut Number 10 in Ice] (Table of Contents: 19)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Synopsis
Donald falls through the ice after attempting to skate a number 10.
Reprints

[No Footprints on Kitchen Floor] (Table of Contents: 20)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Huey, Dewey and Louie only leave dirty handprints on the kitchen floor.
Reprints
  • From Donald Duck Daily (King Features Syndicate) 1948-01-21

[Bacon and Eggs for Breakfast] (Table of Contents: 21)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck
Reprints
  • From Donald Duck Daily (King Features Syndicate) 1946-03-27

Mighty Whale Hunter (Table of Contents: 22)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Merrill De Maris
Pencils
Bill Wright
Inks
Bill Wright
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mickey Mouse; Goofy; Black Pete
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of 6. Redrawn version of Mickey Mouse daily (King Features Syndicate) 1938.02.07 - 1938.07.01

[Takes Flowers from Truck] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Al Taliaferro
Inks
Al Taliaferro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Daisy Duck
Synopsis
Donald finds a box of roses thrown from a truck and gives them to Daisy. Unfortunately, the roses are accompanied by a love note written to another woman.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [How to Fly]
    Donald Duck
  2. 1. [Cleanup for Schoolteacher Visit]
    Donald Duck
  3. 2. [A Financial Fable]
    Donald Duck
  4. 3. [Club Hubbub]
    Li'l Bad Wolf
  5. 4. [Grandma Stops the Train]
    Grandma Duck
  6. 5. [Goofy has a "Daymare"]
    Mickey Mouse
  7. 6. [Pluto Tries Out as Dog Actor]
    Mickey Mouse
  8. 7. [Minnie's Gay 90s Outfit]
    Mickey Mouse
  9. 8. [Blaze for a Winter Evening]
    Mickey Mouse
  10. 9. [Snowballs in Freezer]
    Donald Duck
  11. 10. [Hit by Cans While Leaving Bus]
    Donald Duck
  12. 11. Goofy's Bank
    Goofy
  13. 12. [Daisy Exchanges "Sensible" Hat]
    Donald Duck
  14. 13. [Buys Bayonet with Fork]
    Donald Duck
  15. 14. [Graves and Report Cards]
    Donald Duck
  16. 15. [Broken Skis for Firewood]
    Donald Duck
  17. 16. [Car on Stilts]
    Donald Duck
  18. 17. [Blindfolded Knife Thrower]
    Donald Duck
  19. 18. [Chicken Owner Mixes Up Huey, Dewey & Louie]
    Donald Duck
  20. 19. [Can't Cut Number 10 in Ice]
    Donald Duck
  21. 20. [No Footprints on Kitchen Floor]
    Donald Duck
  22. 21. [Bacon and Eggs for Breakfast]
    Donald Duck
  23. 22. Mighty Whale Hunter
    Mickey Mouse
  24. 23. [Takes Flowers from Truck]
    Donald Duck
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