(November 1953)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
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 "BEN BOWIE AND HIS MOUNTAIN MEN, No. 513." Code number is M.MEN O.S. #513-5311. Copyright 1953 by Western Printing & Lithographing Company. Second of six Ben Bowie Four Colors.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Ben Bowie

Mountain Men (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
historical
Synopsis:
Short overview of what is meant by "mountain men."

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover, black and white. Three illustrations with typeset text.

The Hostiles (Table of Contents)

Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
William Overgard [as WO]
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Ben Bowie; Jim Prentice; Nakah, Zeke Moss
Synopsis:
Ben and his friends help fend off Huron Indian raiders at a rickety fort nicknamed "Fort Indefensible."

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Martin Olsen via the error tracker (January 2009).

A Trap for the Beaver Trappers (Table of Contents)

Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
William Overgard [as WO]
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Ben Bowie; Zeke Moss; Nakah; Jim Prentice
Synopsis:
Ben and his men are trapping beaver, but their traps are being robbed by a renegade white man and his Algonquian Indian helpers.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on back cover in color. Art identification by Martin Olsen via the error tracker (January 2009).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men
  2. 1. Mountain Men
  3. 2. The Hostiles
    Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men
  4. 3. A Trap for the Beaver Trappers
    Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men
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