(November 1955)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
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. 657." Code number is M.MEN #657-5511. Copyright 1955 by Western Publishing & Lithographing Company. Sixth of six Ben Bowie Four Colors. Continues as Ben Bowie and His Mountain Men (Dell, 1956 series) #7 (May-July 1956).


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Ben Bowie; Jim
Keywords:
canoes; flintlock rifles; raccoon-skin caps

Building a Log Cabin (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Description of building a log cabin.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four illustrations with typeset text.

The Dangerous Coast (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Ben Bowie; Jim; Zeke; Nakah
Synopsis:
Ben must find a way to draw the French and their Algonquin Indian warriors into an open meadow for a showdown with the British Redcoat soldiers.

The Hunters (Table of Contents)

Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men / comic story / 16.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Ben Bowie; Jim; Zeke; Nakah
Synopsis:
Ben and his men go far to the West, searching for buffalo. They find the buffalo, but are captured by Sauk Indians, who don't intend to let them return to the East.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on back cover in color. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

["A Shipwreck, An Unknown Land..."] (Table of Contents)

Gulliver's Travels / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Gulliver

Indexer Notes

Promo for Dell Junior Treasury #3 (Gulliver's Travels). Drawn version of cover is depicted. Promo comes at the bottom of the last interior page, in the middle of the story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men
  2. 1. Building a Log Cabin
  3. 2. The Dangerous Coast
    Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men
  4. 3. The Hunters
    Ben Bowie and his Mountain Men
  5. 4. ["A Shipwreck, An Unknown Land..."]
    Gulliver's Travels
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