After hearing that the the world's greatest detective, Shamrock Bones, was kidnapped by a criminal known only as "the Icy Hand", Mickey Mouse and Goofy set off to rescue the detective and bring the mysterious criminal to justice. Unfortunately, the Icy Hand is stealthy and a master of disguise — but not only can he be known from how cold his handshake is (hence his nickname), Bones has been far from inactive and has left a tantalizing trail of cryptic clues that eventually lead the duo to an abandoned mill in the countryside…
Behind the scenesEdit
The story was first printed in the December of 1952 in Mickey Mouse #28. It was reprinted in Australia in Character Issue #23, Mickey Mouse #56 and Mickey Mouse #154, and serialized in the British Mickey Mouse Weekly #878 to #882.