(July 1949)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
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 "Zane Grey's HERITAGE OF THE DESERT, No. 236." Code number is Z.G.O.S. #236-497. Copyright 1949 by Zane Grey, Inc.


Zane Grey's Heritage of the Desert (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Morris Gollub ? (painting)
Inks:
Morris Gollub ? (painting)
Colors:
Morris Gollub ? (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Pencils, inks, and colors credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Just Bein' a Buckaroo (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
C. Wiles Hallock (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Poem about being a buckaroo.

Indexer Notes

Poem and illustrations. Copyright 1948 by C. Wiles Hallock.

The Heritage of the Desert (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Zane Grey (original story); ? (comic adaptation)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jack Hare; August Naab; Snap Naab; Mescal; Holderness; Eschtah
Synopsis:
August Naab finds Jack Hare on the trail, sick and near death. He takes him in and his family nurses him back to health. Hare finds himself in the middle of a water war with Naab's neighbor Holderness and also in the middle of a love triangle with Naab's son Snap and the Indian maiden Mescal.

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the 1910 novel "Heritage of the Desert" by Zane Grey.

Cupid's Convert (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Omar Barker (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
A lovesick cowboy describes his girl.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Poem and illustrations. Copyright 1947 by S. Omar Barker.

[Wild Horses Under Sandstone Arch] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Morris Gollub ? (painting)
Inks:
Morris Gollub ? (painting)
Colors:
Morris Gollub ? (painting)

Genre:
animal; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Illustration of a herd of wild horses passing under large natural arch.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Same artist as front cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Zane Grey's Heritage of the Desert
  2. 1. Just Bein' a Buckaroo
  3. 2. The Heritage of the Desert
  4. 3. Cupid's Convert
  5. 4. [Wild Horses Under Sandstone Arch]
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