(September 1949)

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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 THUNDER MOUNTAIN, No. 246." Code number is Z.G.O.S. #246-499. Copyright 1949 by Zane Grey, Inc. Published by arrangement with The Hawley Publications, Inc., authorized edition.


Zane Grey's Thunder Mountain (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).

The Freight Wagon (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Till Goodan
Inks:
Till Goodan
Letters:
Till Goodan

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about freight companies in the Old West.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Text and illustrations.

Thunder Mountain (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Zane Grey (original story); ? (comic adaptation)
Pencils:
Harry L. Parks (H.V.L. Parkhurst)
Inks:
Harry L. Parks (H.V.L. Parkhurst)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kalispel Emerson; Sam Emerson; Jake Emerson; Syndey Blair; Cliff Borden; Rand Leavitt (villain)
Synopsis:
Three brothers find a lode of gold at Thunder Mountain. Before they can get the claim registered, one of the brothers is killed by a claim jumper and the other is beaten and robbed of his ore sample. A boom town rises around the new mine while the youngest brother plots to find a way to force Rand Leavitt, the mine's owner to admit to the murder.

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the 1932 novel "Thunder Mountain" by Zane Grey. Art identification from Hames Ware (November 9, 2010).

The Buckboard (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Till Goodan
Inks:
Till Goodan
Letters:
Till Goodan

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about the buckboard wagon.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[Riders Fleeing a Landslide] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Two mounted cowboys fleeing from a landslide.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Same artist as front cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Zane Grey's Thunder Mountain
  2. 1. The Freight Wagon
  3. 2. Thunder Mountain
  4. 3. The Buckboard
  5. 4. [Riders Fleeing a Landslide]
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