(July 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

Indicia title is "BRAVE EAGLE, No. 816." Code number is B.E.O.S. #816-577. Copyright 1957 by Roy Rogers--Frontiers, Inc. Based on the 1955-56 CBS TV series "Brave Eagle." Third of five Brave Eagle Four Color issues.


Search for the Sun (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)

Apology for Warpaint (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Lt. John C. Fremont
Synopsis:
Retelling of an incident in 1843 in which Cheyenne and Arapaho warriors attacked a group of troops, then abruptly called off the attack when they realized that the troops weren't tribal enemies.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Craftint shading. Panels with typeset text underneath.

Search for the Sun (Table of Contents)

Brave Eagle / comic story / 20 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:
Keena, Brave Eagle's adopted son, overhears him talking to a brave whose son had joined a group of renegades to steal gold in exchange for rifles. Brave Eagle has left the brave's son at the fort to pay for his crimes. Keena thinks Brave Eagle should not have left the youth and decides to return to the Lotas, his original tribe. There Keena finds the white gun traders have set up camp to await the return of the council to determine if the tribe will trade its gold for guns.

The Iron Trail (Table of Contents)

Brave Eagle / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Brave Eagle; Smokey; Keena; White Cloud (horse)
Synopsis:
The crew boss of workers laying railroad tracks through Cheyenne territory hatches a scheme to steal the payroll and make it look like it was the work of the Cheyenne.

Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

Choosing of the Chief (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Method of choosing a new chief of the Cheyenne Indians.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white; craftint shading. Panels with typeset text underneath.

Pride of the Bow (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about the arrows used by the Cheyenne Indians.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Craftint shading with monochrome color for each panel. Panels with text underneath.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Search for the Sun
    Brave Eagle
  2. 1. Apology for Warpaint
  3. 2. Search for the Sun
    Brave Eagle
  4. 3. The Iron Trail
    Brave Eagle
  5. 4. Choosing of the Chief
  6. 5. Pride of the Bow
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