(October 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 "Milton Caniff's STEVE CANYON, No. 737." Code number is S.C.O.S. #737-5610. Copyright 1956 by Field Enterprises, Inc. Based on the "Steve Canyon" newspaper strip by Milton Caniff.


Mock Raid (Table of Contents)

Milton Caniff's Steve Canyon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Wilson ? (painting)
Inks:
George Wilson ? (painting)
Colors:
George Wilson ? (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Canyon
Keywords:
civil defense; fighter jets; Grumann F9F Panther; helicopters; Kamen HH-43 Huskie

Indexer Notes

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

Activities of the Civil Air Patrol (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Bailey
Inks:
Ray Bailey
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about the Civil Air Patrol.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four panels and typeset text.

[Mock Air Raid] (Table of Contents)

Steve Canyon / comic story / 33.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Ray Bailey; Milton Caniff (see notes)
Inks:
Ray Bailey; Milton Caniff (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Canyon; Tuck O'Tucker
Synopsis:
Steve is on a special mission in Tuck's home town air base and takes Tuck along. Tuck joins the Civil Air Patrol. Steve involves the CAP as part of an Air Force training exercise involving secret F-109 jet interceptors. Two spies force down the plane Tuck is in and take its place in a duplicate plane in order to take photographs to sell to a foreign power.

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." According to Alberto Becattini, Milton Caniff drew and inked Steve Canyon's heads; Ray Bailey did the rest of the art. Pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Script credit is from Paul Newman's record book.

Jungle Jim (Table of Contents)

Jungle Jim / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Jungle Jim (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Promo for Jungle Jim #10 (October-December 1956). Line-drawn version of painted cover is depicted. Promo comes at bottom of last interior page, in the middle of the story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mock Raid
    Milton Caniff's Steve Canyon
  2. 1. Activities of the Civil Air Patrol
  3. 2. [Mock Air Raid]
    Steve Canyon
  4. 3. Jungle Jim
    Jungle Jim
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