(April-May 1960)

Dell, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date:
1960
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Western Adventure
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

"Copyright © 1960, by Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc."


[The Cattle Buyer] (Table of Contents)

Cheyenne / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Cheyenne Bodie (photo of Clint Walker)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Photo cover featuring Clint Walker as Cheyenne Bodie from the "Cheyenne" TV series.

Cooking on the Trail (Table of Contents)

Cheyenne / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill ?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about cooking for cattle drives.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover, black and white. Feature title is "Cheyenne" but the character does not appear.

The Cattle Buyer (Table of Contents)

Cheyenne / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill; ? (assistants)
Inks:
Tom Gill; ? (assistants)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
Cheyenne #15-604

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Cheyenne Bodie
Synopsis:
Cattle buyer Jim Collins is traveling to Mexico to buy a large herd and hires Cheyenne as a body guard to protect the cash he is carrying.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Deception (Table of Contents)

Small Bear / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rex Maxon
Inks:
Rex Maxon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Small Bear; Long Lance
Synopsis:
Looking for food to feed their starving village, Small Bear and Long Lance must fight a Crow hunting party for a small herd of buffalo.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

New art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Rifle Shipment (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Dace Evans; Lt. Blake; Red Tongue
Synopsis:
Lt. Blake uses six wagon loads of Army supplies to trick a renegade Cheyenne chief into surrendering.
Keywords:
Cheyenne

Indexer Notes

Text story with 1/4 page illustration.

Little Brother (Table of Contents)

Cheyenne / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill; ? (assistants)
Inks:
Tom Gill; ? (assistants)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Cheyenne Bodie; Jake Norris
Synopsis:
Jake Norris hires Cheyenne to help him find his brother, who was taken by Cheyennes in a wagon train attack 12 years ago.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last panel is Dell's "Pledge to Parents.". Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for Oct. 1, 1959. No circulation figures are given.

This Magnifying Glass Free! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Promo for subscriptions to Dell comics. Premium is Free pocket magnifying glass. 12 issues for $1.20.

This is a Beaverbear (Table of Contents)

Kraft / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated ad for Kraft Caramels candy. One of a series.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Cattle Buyer]
    Cheyenne
  2. 1. Cooking on the Trail
    Cheyenne
  3. 2. The Cattle Buyer
    Cheyenne
  4. 3. The Deception
    Small Bear
  5. 4. The Rifle Shipment
  6. 5. Little Brother
    Cheyenne
  7. 6. Statement of Ownership
  8. 7. This Magnifying Glass Free!
  9. 8. This is a Beaverbear
    Kraft
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