(June 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 "SON OF BLACK BEAUTY, No. 566." Code number is S.BL.B. O.S. #566-546. Copyright 1954 by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Son of Black Beauty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sam Savitt (painting)
Inks:
Sam Savitt (painting)
Colors:
Sam Savitt (painting)

Genre:
animal; sports
Characters:
Son of Black Beauty
Keywords:
horseracing

Indexer Notes

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

The Race Horse (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal; sports
Synopsis:
Facts about race horses.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Large illustration with typeset text.

Son of Black Beauty (Table of Contents)

comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Gollub; Till Goodan (assist ?)
Inks:
Morris Gollub; Till Goodan (assist ?)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal; sports
Characters:
Son of Black Beauty
Synopsis:
The trials and triumphs of Son of Black Beauty as he trains to compete in the Championship Cup Steeplechase race.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on the back cover in color. Aside from the horse's name, there is no connection between this story and the novels "Black Beauty" (by Anna Sewell, 1877) or "Son of Black Beauty" (by Phyllis Briggs, 1953).
Possible art assist on racetrack scene by Till Goodan. Art identification by Hames Ware and Mike Barrier (March 2011)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Son of Black Beauty
  2. 1. The Race Horse
  3. 2. Son of Black Beauty
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