(July 1951)

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 KING of the ROYAL MOUNTED, No. 340." Code number is KING O.S. #340-517. Copyright 1951 by Stephen Slesinger. Copyright 1945 by King Features Syndicate.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Zane Grey's King of the Royal Mounted / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Gary (signed)
Inks:
Jim Gary (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
King of the Royal Mounted
Keywords:
horses; Royal Canadian Mounted Police

[History of the Mounted Police] (Table of Contents)

King of the Royal Mounted / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Gary (signed)
Inks:
Jim Gary (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
King of the Royal Mounted
Synopsis:
Brief history of the Mounties.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Murder of Slick Jon] (Table of Contents)

Zane Grey's King of the Royal Mounted / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Gary (pages 1-28); Rodlow Willard (pages 29-34)
Inks:
Jim Gary (pages 1-28); Rodlow Willard (pages 29-34)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
King of the Royal Mounted; Footloose; Coroner Webb (villain); Mandy; Billy
Synopsis:
Slick Jon the Gambler is murdered in an ambush, witnessed by Footloose, a young boy. When news of the killing hits town, the most likely suspects are Billy and Mandy, whose father was swindled by Slick Jon. Billy is arrested, and when Footloose is taken to town by King, Coroner Webb, who is part of the gang that killed Slick Jon, dismisses his testimony and threatens to send him to an orphanage. King helps Billy escape from jail and sends him to the gang's hideout to try to join up with the killers.
Reprints:
  • from King of the Royal Mounted (King Features Syndicate) 1945 daily newspaper strips.

Indexer Notes

Four tiers of panels per page. Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on the back cover in color.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Zane Grey's King of the Royal Mounted
  2. 1. [History of the Mounted Police]
    King of the Royal Mounted
  3. 2. [The Murder of Slick Jon]
    Zane Grey's King of the Royal Mounted
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