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Winter Draws On is an illustrated educative book. It features the debut of the Spandules, also mentioning the Gremlins.


After introducing the Spandules (the frosty cousins of the Gremlins), the booklet lists off tips of what danger await aeroplane pilots in the winter (each being attributed to the action of Spandules), and what to do to avoid them.

Behind the scenes

This booklet was written as an entertaining manual for actual U.S. Air Force pilots, being part of the Walt Disney Company's contributions to the war effort. It has never been reprinted.