(April 1954)

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 "BUCK JONES, No. 546." Code number is B.J.O.S. #546-544. Copyright 1954 by Mrs. Odille D. Jones. Fourth of eight Buck Jones Four Colors.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Buck Jones / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Don Spaulding (painting)
Inks:
Don Spaulding (painting)
Colors:
Don Spaulding (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buck Jones
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Indexer Notes

Pencils, inks, and colors credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

The Rattlesnake Man (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography; western-frontier
Characters:
Bill Fairweather
Synopsis:
The story of Bill Fairweather of Bannock, Montana, who had a strange power to charm rattlesnakes.

Indexer Notes

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

The Half-Eared Horse Thief (Table of Contents)

Buck Jones / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buck Jones; Silver-B (horse)
Synopsis:
On the way to Walnut Creek, Buck is jumped when he stops to help an apparently injured man in the middle of the road. The thieves steal Silver-B. When Buck gets to Walnut Creek he finds that a gang of horse thieves is operating in the area.
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Hames Ware and Mike Barrier (March 2011)

The Killer with Two Faces (Table of Contents)

Buck Jones / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buck Jones; Silver-B (horse)
Synopsis:
After receiving a letter from Hal Younger, Buck comes to his Rocking-H ranch near Gila City. He arrives to find the ranch house in flames and learns that Hal has been knifed and money he kept in a strong box is missing. Buck stays in Gila City, but the knife killer strikes again that night, killing the postmaster and robbing the post office. Two men in town are handy with knives and Buck has to find out which one is the killer.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on back cover in color. Art identification by Hames Ware and Mike Barrier (March 2011)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Buck Jones
  2. 1. The Rattlesnake Man
  3. 2. The Half-Eared Horse Thief
    Buck Jones
  4. 3. The Killer with Two Faces
    Buck Jones
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