Four Color #719 [Prince Valiant pin-up back cover]
(August 1956)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Indicia title is "PRINCE VALIANT, No. 719." Code number is PV O.S. #719-568. Copyright 1956 by King Features Syndicate, Inc. Fourth of seven Prince Valiant Four Colors. Based on the Prince Valiant Sunday newspaper strip by Hal Foster.


The Peril of the Round Table (Table of Contents)

Prince Valiant / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sam Savitt (painting)
Inks:
Sam Savitt (painting)
Colors:
Sam Savitt (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Prince Valiant

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Sam Savitt index by Leo Pando in Illustration Magazine #4 (2002).

[Map of Story Settings] (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A map of the Shetland Islands with the story settings marked.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Hand-drawn map with parts of two interior panels reprinted.

Peril of the Round Table (Table of Contents)

Prince Valiant / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Prince Valiant; Boltar; King Arthur; Sir Gawain; Lancelot; Tristram
Synopsis:
Urgen, King of Shetland, captures King Arthur's Knights of the Round Table when they sail to a tournament in Thule. Sir Gawain escapes overboard and clings to wreckage until rescued by a ship manned by Prince Valiant and Boltar. The three go to the Shetland Islands to rescue the Knights.

Indexer Notes

Story concludes on inside back cover in black and white. Dell's "A Pledge to Parents" is the first panel of the inside back cover, in the middle of the story. Story contains two full-page panels in the middle. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Prince Valiant (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Prince Valiant
Synopsis:
Prince Valiant full-figure drawing, with stylized Viking longboat in background.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Peril of the Round Table
    Prince Valiant
  2. 1. [Map of Story Settings]
  3. 2. Peril of the Round Table
    Prince Valiant
  4. 3. Prince Valiant
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