([November 1951])

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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

Subtitled "Picturized edition of The Shepherd of Guadaloupe." Indicia reads "Zane Grey's Comeback (The Shepherd of Guadaloupe), No. 357" Code number is Z.G.O.S.#357-5111. Cover title has exclamation point. Copyright 1951 by Zane Grey, Inc. Original story is from 1928. "Published by arrangement with The Hawley Publications, Inc."


Zane Grey's Comeback! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Handling Ranch Stock (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Inside cover; black and white. Illustrated article on chutes and corrals used to handle cattle in the old west.

Comeback (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Cliff Forrest, a disabled war veteran who has been told he only has six months to live, returns to his home town in the southwest; only to find that his parents have lost their ranch.

Indexer Notes

Adapts Zane Grey's 1930 novel "The Shepherd of Guadaloupe."

Gaylord Du Bois script credit as per page 181, Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books, Sorted by Title, compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott. Gaylord Du Bois script identification by David Porta.

Sam Bass (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? (song lyrics)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sam Bass
Synopsis:
Lyrics to a traditional cowboy song about 1870s Texas outlaw Sam Bass. Ten stanzas with one black and white illustration on the inside cover. One large color illustration on the back cover with a repeat of the third stanza.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white; back cover; color. Some versions of the song have an additional stanza, likely omitted here because of a reference to whiskey.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Zane Grey's Comeback!
  2. 1. Handling Ranch Stock
  3. 2. Comeback
  4. 3. Sam Bass
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