(June 1956)

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 "BRAVE EAGLE, No. 705." Code number is BR.E. O.S. #705-566. Copyright 1956 by Frontiers, Inc. First of five Brave Eagle Four Colors. Based on the 1955-1956 "Brave Eagle" TV series.


The Mask of the Manitou (Table of Contents)

Brave Eagle / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Brave Eagle (photo of Keith Larsen)

Another Outstanding Award for Dell Comics (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (photo); Col. Draper F. Henry, USAF (photo); Major General Lucas V. Beau, USAF (photo); Hon. John I. Lerom, Asst. Sec. USAF (photo); Col C. Short, USAF (photo)
Synopsis:
Photo of trophy and citation "for his continuing efforts in behalf of the betterment of American youth" given by the Civil Air Patrol to Dell publisher George T. Delacorte, Jr.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Three photos, typeset text, and Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

Brave Eagle and the Mask of the Manitou (Table of Contents)

Brave Eagle / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Brave Eagle; Smokey; Keena; Morning Star; White Cloud (horse)
Synopsis:
The Kiowas and Comanches have joined forces for a war with the Blackfoot tribe. While their warriors are away, the Blackfoot seek to move their women and children to Cheyenne land for protection. When the Blackfoot food supplies are destroyed in a landslide, Brave Eagle and Smokey take supplies to the village at night and run into a Comanche ambush.

Indexer Notes

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

The Gold of Haunted Mountain (Table of Contents)

Brave Eagle / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Brave Eagle; Smokey; Keena; White Cloud (horse)
Synopsis:
Old prospector Chris Wilkins once saved the Cheyenne tribe by warning them of a planned ambush by the Cree tribe. In return the Cheyenne promised to grant him a favor. Now, years later, Wilkins asks Brave Eagle to take him to the secret "Hidden Mine of Haunted Mountain," which holds the gold of the Cheyenne.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white (with craftint shading) and concludes on the back cover in color. The next-to-last panel on the back cover is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Mask of the Manitou
    Brave Eagle
  2. 1. Another Outstanding Award for Dell Comics
  3. 2. Brave Eagle and the Mask of the Manitou
    Brave Eagle
  4. 3. The Gold of Haunted Mountain
    Brave Eagle
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