(March 1958)

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 "WAGON TRAIN, No. 893." Code number is W.T.O.S. #895-583. Copyright 1958 by Revue Productions, Inc. Based on the 1957-65 NBC/ABC TV series "Wagon Train." First of three Wagon Train Four Color issues.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wagon Train / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Major Seth Adams (photo of Ward Bond)

["The Wagons Roll On..."] (Table of Contents)

Wagon Train / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Major Seth Adams (photo of Ward Bond); Flint McCullough (photo of Robert Horton)
Synopsis:
Short introduction to series.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Three photos, one illustration, and brief typeset text.

Fury at Blue River (Table of Contents)

Wagon Train / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires
Colors:
?
Letters:
Nicholas Firfires

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Major Seth Adams; Flint McCullough
Synopsis:
Major Adams' wagon train comes under attack by outlaws at a ford at Blue River. An old man, a former marshal, goes by himself to find the outlaw's hideout.

Indexer Notes

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

Sioux Ambush (Table of Contents)

Wagon Train / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires
Colors:
?
Letters:
Nicholas Firfires

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Major Seth Adams; Flint McCullough
Synopsis:
A school teacher is forced to bury the textbooks for her school when the wagon train is attacked by a band of renegade Sioux Indians and is forced to flee to the Army fort. The Major and Flint end up accompanying the teacher back to the spot where she buried the books in order to protect her from the Sioux.

Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Script, pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Scout (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Duties of the scout for a wagon train.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Wagon Master (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Duties of the wagon master of a wagon train.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wagon Train
  2. 1. ["The Wagons Roll On..."]
    Wagon Train
  3. 2. Fury at Blue River
    Wagon Train
  4. 3. Sioux Ambush
    Wagon Train
  5. 4. The Scout
  6. 5. The Wagon Master
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