(February 1952)

Fawcett, 1946 Series
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Volume:
11
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Will Lieberson; V. A. Provisiero; Al Jetter

Murder Pays the Price! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy [William Boyd]
Reprints:

Murder Pays the Price (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Clam Sawyer (rancher); Phelps (crooked lawyer); Doc Bates; Dale (outlaw); Griffin (outlaw)
Synopsis:
A crooked lawyer dynamite two outlaws from jail in return for half of their loot. He also has a doctor handy to operate and change their faces.

Indexer Notes

Certa is credited on Hopalong Cassidy by Jerry Bails' Who's Who. The bony faces with mustache, and hats and movements are all typical of Certa. Very similar to many of his Durango Kid stories.

Belly Good! (Table of Contents)

Hill Billy / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Hill Billy; Abner
Synopsis:
Billy learns his nephew the difference between a "b" and a "d".

Lash Clears the Outlaw Trails... (Table of Contents)

Lash LaRue Western / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lash LaRue

Indexer Notes

Watch for it at your favorite newsdealer's.

"Wonder what's on top!" (Table of Contents)

Fleer's Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.] (signed)
Inks:
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Pud
Synopsis:
Pud sells chewing gum at Piker's Peak Mountain.

U.S. Military Ring and Bracelet! (Table of Contents)

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Bracelet or ring with your choise of military insignia.

Man of the Sea (Table of Contents)

Whitey Whiskers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Whitey Whiskers; Mr. Crabtree (editor)
Synopsis:
Whitey is always broke, and when The Sentinel offers five dollars for an interesting true story, he makes one up.

The Mine Disaster (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Max Elkan
Inks:
Max Elkan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Travers (miner); Jones (miner)
Synopsis:
Hopalong is trapped when investigating a mine cave in.

Indexer Notes

Elkan is credited on Hopalong by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and faces with eyes sometimes out of line and wavy inklines in hair are clues to Elkan.

Deep Freeze (Table of Contents)

Pistol Packin' Pattie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Pattie; Sloppy Joe
Synopsis:
He should buy a refrigerator to keep the food on his shirt from spoiling.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bolle is credited on Pistol Packin' Pattie by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and faces and inklines are similar to his Tim Holt stories.

Six-Gun Silence (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Ben Gateson (banker); Rick Hardy (banker); Great Elmo (showman)
Synopsis:
A showman helps the sheriff catch a banker robbing his own bank.

Boys and Girls! (Table of Contents)

Bar-Twenty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy

Indexer Notes

Join Hopalong Cassidy Savings Club.

["See how many you can answer..."] (Table of Contents)

Quiz / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
John C. Calhoun; King Arthur

Now You Can Get Hopalong Cassidy Each Month, By Mail (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Subscription advertisement.

$ 25 in Cash Prizes (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy

Indexer Notes

Hopalong Cassidy's Trail Twister Contest.

The Assassin's Treachery (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Sewell (rancher); Ed Doaks (cowpoke); Len Wills (cowpoke); Trigger Barton (badman); Mesquite (deputy)
Synopsis:
Two dishonest cowpokes are making money on the ranch when their boss is in hospital.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Murder Pays the Price!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  2. 1. Murder Pays the Price
    Hopalong Cassidy
  3. 2. Belly Good!
    Hill Billy
  4. 3. Lash Clears the Outlaw Trails...
    Lash LaRue Western
  5. 4. "Wonder what's on top!"
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  6. 5. U.S. Military Ring and Bracelet!
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  7. 6. Man of the Sea
    Whitey Whiskers
  8. 7. The Mine Disaster
    Hopalong Cassidy
  9. 8. Deep Freeze
    Pistol Packin' Pattie
  10. 9. Six-Gun Silence
  11. 10. Boys and Girls!
    Bar-Twenty
  12. 11. ["See how many you can answer..."]
    Quiz
  13. 12. Now You Can Get Hopalong Cassidy Each Month, By Mail
    Hopalong Cassidy
  14. 13. $ 25 in Cash Prizes
  15. 14. The Assassin's Treachery
    Hopalong Cassidy
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