(December 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Movie Classic
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

Indicia title is "NORTH TO ALASKA, No. 1155."
Code number is NORTH TO ALASKA O.S. #1155-6012.
Copyright 1960 by 20th Century-Fox Film Corp. Adapted from the 1960 movie "North to Alaska."
"Movie Classic" on cover.


North To Alaska (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Sam McCord (photo of John Wayne); Michelle Bonet [Angel Bonet] (photo of Capucine)

North to Alaska (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Sam McCord (photo of by John Wayne); Michelle Bonet [Angel Bonet] (photo of Capucine); George Pratt (photo of Stewart Granger); Frankie Canon (photo of Ernie Kovacs)
Synopsis:
Preview of the story.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Five photos from the movie and a partial cast list.

North To Alaska (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Mo Gollub
Inks:
Mo Gollub
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Sam McCord; George Pratt; Michelle "Angel" Bonet; Frankie Canon; Billy Pratt
Synopsis:
Sam McCord and George Pratt are partners in a gold strike in Nome City, Alaska. McCord goes to Seattle to bring back Pratt's fiancee. Finding her already married, McCord brings back a substitute, Michelle, a dance hall hostess. That doesn't go over well with Pratt. To complicate matters, a gambler has concocted a scheme to take possession of their gold mine.

Indexer Notes

Script submitted under the title "Go North" on May 21, 1960. Script credit provided by David Porta from "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title / compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott" (1985). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Adapted from the 1960 movie "North to Alaska."

Gold Rush Town (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Mo Gollub
Inks:
Mo Gollub
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Brief description of Nome, Alaska, during the gold rush days.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath. Script submitted on May 26, 1960. Script credit provided by David Porta from "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title / compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott" (1985). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

North to Alaska (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sam McCord (photo of John Wayne)
Synopsis:
Text provides a brief synopsis of the story.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Two black and white photos (Alaska mining town and John Wayne bar fight scene) with four monochrome rectangles (two yellow, two blue) containing the story title "North to Alaska" and a brief outline of the movie storyline. This sequence replaced by an ad in some editions.

Take These 4 Genuine Prehistoric Fossils... (Table of Contents)

Audobon Nature Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for Audobon Nature Program, Garden City, N. Y. This ad replaces photo back cover in some editions.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. North To Alaska
  2. 1. North to Alaska
  3. 2. North To Alaska
  4. 3. Gold Rush Town
  5. 4. North to Alaska
  6. 5. Take These 4 Genuine Prehistoric Fossils...
    Audobon Nature Program
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