Carl Barks

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Carl Barks (, Merrill, Oregon - , Grants Pass, Oregon)
Nationality USA
Animated films Disney Studios: Inbetweener 1935-1936 (Mickey Mouse: Thru the Mirror, Silly Symphonies: Three Little Wolves). Storyman on c. 35 Donald Duck shorts 1936-1942.
Comic-book, comic strips, illustrations Cartoons for The Calgary Eyeopener 1928-1935. - Western Publishing 1942-1966. Non-Disney characters (1944-1947): Barney Bear (26 stories), Benny Burro (3 stories), Porky Pig & Bugs Bunny (1 story), Droopy (2 stories) and Andy Panda (1 story). Disney characters: Donald Duck, Uncle Scrooge, Gyro Gearloose, Grandma Duck, Daisy Duck a.o. With a few exceptions he did his own scripts. Created the entire Duckburg universe (including characters such as Uncle Scrooge, the Beagleboys and Gyro Gearloose). Freelance writer of Donald Duck and Junior Woodchucks stories 1966-1973.
Other information, comments Received some help with the inking from his second wife Clara Balken and his third wife Garé Barks.
External linksLambiek Comiclopedia, Papersera forum (in Italian), Peter Kylling's homepage about Carl Barks

Source: Peter Kylling's homepage about Carl Barks

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