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    Charles Alfred Taliaferro - 'Al Taliaferro'
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Charles Alfred Taliaferro was the first and most important artist of the famous 'Donald Duck' daily strip. Drawing the strip from 1937 to 1969, Taliaferro and principal writer Bob Karp, shaped the comics character of Donald. They added characters from the animated shorts to the strip, such as Daisy Duck, the nephews, and Gus Goose. Taliaferro studied at the Institute of Art in California, and worked in the advertising field. He joined the Walt Disney studios as an animator in 1931, but soon transferred to the comics department. Among his first jobs was inking Floyd Gottfredson's 'Mickey Mouse' comic. After this, he did the first 'Bucky Bug' comics for the Sunday pages in 1932.

Date of Birth: August 29, 1905
Date of death: February 2, 1969

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Aku Ankka Päivästä Päivään (1988)
Die Ducks - Eine Familienchronik (2010)
Die tollsten Geschichten mit Donald Duck Sonderheft (1965)
Donald Duck (1986)
Donald Duck (1993)
Donald Duck - 50 Jahre und kein bisschen leise (1984)
Donald Duck Sonntags-Seiten (1994)
Heimliche Helden (2005)
Limit (1992)
Micky Maus (1951)
Micky Maus präsentiert (1991)
Uncle Scrooge (1962)
Walt Disney's Christmas Classics (2009)
Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940)
Walt Disney's Comics Digest (1986)
Walt Disney's Donald Duck Adventures (1987)
Walt Disney's Mickey and Donald (1988)
Walt Disney's Mickey and the Gang: Classic Stories in Verse (2005)
Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse Club Parade (1955)
Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse Color Sundays (2013)
Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge (1993)
Walt Disney's Valentine's Classics (2010)


Donald Duck Sonntags-Seiten (1994)


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Aku Ankka Päivästä Päivään (1988)
Donald Duck (1993)
Donald Duck Sonntags-Seiten (1994)

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