(October 1950)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
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 "BUCK JONES and the IRON HORSE TRAIL, No. 299." Code number is B.J.O.S. #299-5010. Copyright 1950 by Mrs. Odille D. Jones. Continues as Buck Jones #2 (April-June 1951).


Buck Jones and the Iron Horse Trail (Table of Contents)

Buck Jones / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires (painting)
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires (painting)
Colors:
Nicholas Firfires (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buck Jones

Indexer Notes

Cover artist ID taken from the back cover, which is signed.

Winning the West (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
August Lenox [as Lenox] (signed)
Inks:
August Lenox [as Lenox] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Brief overview of the settling of the American West.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover and inside back cover; black and white. Illustrations and typeset text.

Buck Jones and the "Iron Horse Trail" (Table of Contents)

Buck Jones / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script:
Phillip Evans ?
Pencils:
Mike Arens
Inks:
Mike Arens
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buck Jones; Silver-B (horse); Sage Hotchkiss; Dan Hotchkiss; John Ogden; Melissa Ogden; Rush Morgan (villain)
Synopsis:
Buck gets involved in a plot by the owner of a stagecoach line to extort money from a competing railroad to buy out his now-obsolete business.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from "Who's Who in American Comics Books 1928-1999" website.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

[Buck Roping a Steer] (Table of Contents)

[Buck Jones] / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires (signed) (painting)
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires (signed) (painting)
Colors:
Nicholas Firfires (signed) (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buck Jones; Silver-B (horse)
Synopsis:
Buck Jones astride Silver-B, roping a steer.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Buck Jones and the Iron Horse Trail
    Buck Jones
  2. 1. Winning the West
  3. 2. Buck Jones and the "Iron Horse Trail"
    Buck Jones
  4. 3. [Buck Roping a Steer]
    [Buck Jones]
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