(May 1957)

Dell, 1942 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
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 "BUFFALO BILL, JR., No. 798." Code number is B.BILL.JR. O.S. #798-575. Copyright 1957 by Flying A Productions. Fourth of six Buffalo Bill Jr. Four Colors. Based on the 1955-56 "Buffalo Bill Jr." TV series.


Buffalo Bill Jr. (Table of Contents)

Buffalo Bill Jr. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buffalo Bill Jr. (photo of Dick Jones)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

[Intro] (Table of Contents)

Buffalo Bill Jr. / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buffalo Bill Jr. (photo of Dick Jones); Calamity (photo of Nancy Gilbert); Chief (horse, photo)
Synopsis:
Introduction of cast.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.
Three photos from the TV show with text.

The Assassin (Table of Contents)

Buffalo Bill Jr. / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Correa
Inks:
Bob Correa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buffalo Bill Jr.; Calamity; Judge Wiley
Synopsis:
On his death bed after being ambushed, Marshal Clint Early warns Bill and Judge Wiley of a plot by border smugglers to kill Ramon Chavez, a Mexican lawman, in the town of San Josita. Bill and the Judge ride to San Josita to try to prevent the shooting.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

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

The Golden Plant (Table of Contents)

Buffalo Bill Jr. / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Correa
Inks:
Bob Correa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buffalo Bill Jr.; Calamity; Judge Wiley
Synopsis:
Mr. Jessup sells Wang Chin a worthless gold mine. After learning that Wang Chin wanted the mine site because it contained valuable ginseng plants, Jessup and his gang shoot Wang Chin to get the mine deed back and try to frame Ah Lee for the crime.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

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

Trick Riding (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Descriptions of two riding tricks.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Panels with text underneath.

Gold Mining Methods (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
The various methods of mining gold in the old West.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with text underneath. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Buffalo Bill Jr.
    Buffalo Bill Jr.
  2. 1. [Intro]
    Buffalo Bill Jr.
  3. 2. The Assassin
    Buffalo Bill Jr.
  4. 3. The Golden Plant
    Buffalo Bill Jr.
  5. 4. Trick Riding
  6. 5. Gold Mining Methods
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Katie
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Roger A. Budnick
  • John P. Selegue
  • Merlin Haas
  • Ken Lemons
  • Chris Launder
  • Jim Walls
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Gary Perlman
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Craig Delich
  • James Ludwig
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Mike Nielsen
  • David Porta
  • Matthew Torrance
  • Ken Kwilinski
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Max Capp
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Darrel McCann
  • Peter Croome