(March 1957)

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

This issue has variants.

Indicia title is "LEE HUNTER, INDIAN FIGHTER, No. 779." Code number is I.F.O.S. #779-573. Copyright 1957 by Western Printing & Lithographing Co. First of two Lee Hunter Indian Fighter Four Colors.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lee Hunter Indian Fighter / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Hunter; Reb Stuart

Indexer Notes

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

[Introduction] (Table of Contents)

Lee Hunter Indian Fighter / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Hunter; Reb Stuart; Col. Frost
Synopsis:
Introduction to series.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Illustrations surrounding typeset text.

War Drums at the Peace Council (Table of Contents)

Lee Hunter Indian Fighter / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Hunter (intro); Reb Stuart (intro); Col. Frost (intro)
Synopsis:
Shortly after the Civil War, Lee Hunter, a former Union cavalry officer, and Reb Stuart, former Confederate cavalry horseman, take civilian positions at Fort Defiance, near Indian Territory. In a meeting of several tribes for a peace council, Hunter and Stuart must keep Sioux warrior Standing Bear from starting a war with the Snake tribe.

Indexer Notes

First story of the series.

Ambushed (Table of Contents)

Lee Hunter Indian Fighter / comic story / 16.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Hunter; Reb Stuart; Col. Frost
Synopsis:
The Cavalry must move Red Bird's Cheyenne tribe to a new reservation; but are under orders to disarm the warriors during the trip. The rival Pawnees see this as an opportunity to ambush the travelers.

Indexer Notes

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

[Fury!... The Stallion that Only an Orphan Boy Could Ride.] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Fury (horse)

Indexer Notes

Promo for Fury Four Color #781 (March 1957). Line-drawn version of the photo cover is depicted. The 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]
    Lee Hunter Indian Fighter
  2. 1. [Introduction]
    Lee Hunter Indian Fighter
  3. 2. War Drums at the Peace Council
    Lee Hunter Indian Fighter
  4. 3. Ambushed
    Lee Hunter Indian Fighter
  5. 4. [Fury!... The Stallion that Only an Orphan Boy Could Ride.]
    Fury
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