(December 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 "WILD BILL ELLIOTT, No. 520." Code number is B.E.O.S. #520-5312. Copyright 1953 by Stephen Slesinger. Continues as Wild Bill Elliot (Dell, 1954 series) #13 (April-June 1954).


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Elliott / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?; ? (photo)
Inks:
?; ? (photo)
Colors:
?; ? (photo)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Elliott

Famous Marksmen (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Elliott's Western Scrapbook / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Annie Oakley; Wyatt Earp; Buffalo Bill Cody
Synopsis:
Short anecdotes about Buffalo Bill Cody, Wyatt Earp, and Annie Oakley's expert marksmanship.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Text article with three illustrations.

Wild Bill Elliott and Death on Black Mesa (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Elliott / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Cary
Inks:
Cary
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Elliott; Hazy Dimmitt; Stormy (horse)
Synopsis:
Bill finds a Hopi Indian, apparently dead from a rattlesnake bite. Upon investigation, he discovers a plot by white men to attack a wagon train disguised as Hopis.

Indexer Notes

Originally credited to Hy Mankin ? by Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)
Art is the same as in Four Color #278, which is signed "Cary." No other information is available about this artist on the Who's Who of American Comic Books 1928-1999 website.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Wild Bill Elliott and the Lone Wolf Killer (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Elliott / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Cary
Inks:
Cary
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Elliott; Stormy (horse)
Synopsis:
Three days before Christmas, Bill is summoned by Sheriff Conner of Stirrup Gulch to help him capture a lone wolf killer there. On the way Bill comes across the outlaw as he holds up an old prospector and steals his gold dust. The killer gets away, but not before the prospector sees a rising-sun tattoo on his arm.

Indexer Notes

Originally credited to Hy Mankin ? by Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)
Art is the same as in Four Color #278, which is signed "Cary." No other information is available about this artist on the Who's Who of American Comic Books 1928-1999 website.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

[Photo page] (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Elliott / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Wild Bill Elliott (photos); Stormy (horse, photo)
Synopsis:
Photos of Bill patting his horse, lifting a hay bale, and cleaning his six-gun.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Three photos with typeset text.

[Bill with saddle on fence] (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Elliott / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wild Bill Elliott (photo)
Synopsis:
Posed studio photo of Bill leaning on a saddle that is draped over a fence.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wild Bill Elliott
  2. 1. Famous Marksmen
    Wild Bill Elliott's Western Scrapbook
  3. 2. Wild Bill Elliott and Death on Black Mesa
    Wild Bill Elliott
  4. 3. Wild Bill Elliott and the Lone Wolf Killer
    Wild Bill Elliott
  5. 4. [Photo page]
    Wild Bill Elliott
  6. 5. [Bill with saddle on fence]
    Wild Bill Elliott
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  • Ken Kwilinski
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