(December 1952-January 1953)

Magazine Enterprises, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Enterprises
Brand:
Magazine Enterprises; ME
Editing:
Raymond C. Krank
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden and Silver Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia states "Charles Starrett as THE DURANGO KID"

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[The Lady Shoots a Hot Iron!] (Table of Contents)

Durango Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Guardineer [as FBG]
Inks:
Fred Guardineer [as FBG]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Durango Kid

Smuggler's Den! (Table of Contents)

The Durango Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Durango Kid [Steve Brand]; Muley Pike
Synopsis:
The Durango Kid helps Muley after Steve and Muley buy an abandoned ranch and have to deal with the squatting cattle rustlers who have taken up residence there.
Reprints:

The Lady Shoots a Hot Iron! (Table of Contents)

The Durango Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Durango Kid [Steve Brand]; George Jasmine; Jenny Jasmine; Muley Pike
Synopsis:
George Jasmine dies on Steve and Muley's front door-step and they decide to step in to protect his long-lost daughter Jenny... only Jenny doesn't think she needs any protecting.

The Trojan Horse (Table of Contents)

Dan Brand and Tipi / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox?
Pencils:
Fred Meagher
Inks:
Fred Meagher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Dan Brand; Tipi
Synopsis:
Dan Brand is captured by the British and Tipi uses a Trojan Horse to rescue him.
Reprints:

Fighting Man (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Takowa; One Arrow

Muley Pike's Big Gold Rush! (Table of Contents)

The Durango Kid / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Muley Pike; The Durango Kid [Steve Brand]
Synopsis:
Muley finds an old abandonned mine and goes crazy spending money when he finds gold in it. His spending attracts the attention of some "Owlhoots" who try to do away with him. The gold ends up being fool's gold.
Reprints:

Three Weeks and $1 Made This "Sad Sack" Hep! (Table of Contents)

Joe Bonomo - Strongmen's Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Some Joe Bonomo strips are by C. C. Beck, but this doesn't appear to be his artwork.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Lady Shoots a Hot Iron!]
    Durango Kid
  2. 1. Smuggler's Den!
    The Durango Kid
  3. 2. The Lady Shoots a Hot Iron!
    The Durango Kid
  4. 3. The Trojan Horse
    Dan Brand and Tipi
  5. 4. Fighting Man
  6. 5. Muley Pike's Big Gold Rush!
    The Durango Kid
  7. 6. Three Weeks and $1 Made This "Sad Sack" Hep!
    Joe Bonomo - Strongmen's Club of America
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jim Walls
  • Peter Croome