(July 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 "BOOTS AND SADDLES, No. 919." Code number is BOOTS+S.O.S. #919-587. Copyright 1958 by California National Productions, Inc. First of three Boots and Saddles Four Colors. Based on the 1959 syndicated TV series "Boots and Saddles."


The Battle of Echo Canyon (Table of Contents)

Boots and Saddles / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Luke Cummings (photo of Michael Hinn); Capt. Shank Adams (photo of John Pickard)

[Introduction] (Table of Contents)

Boots and Saddles / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Capt. Shank Adams (photo of John Pickard)
Synopsis:
Introduction to series.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four photos from the TV series with brief text.

Battle of Echo Canyon (Table of Contents)

Boots and Saddles / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Capt. Shank Adams; Sgt. Bullock; Col. Davis
Synopsis:
A band of bandits engages the cavalry in a skirmish so that their leaders can recover a cache of stolen silver hidden in Echo Canyon.

Indexer Notes

Possible Newman script per Comic Book Cowboys Blog.

The Good Soldier (Table of Contents)

Boots and Saddles / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Capt. Shank Adams; Sgt. Bullock
Synopsis:
A young cavalry soldier is put on the spot when his outlaw brother robs a train near the Army post.

Indexer Notes

Possible Newman script per Comic Book Cowboys Blog.

Apache Drums (Table of Contents)

Boots and Saddles / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Capt. Shank Adams; Sgt. Bullock
Synopsis:
A dishonorably-discharged soldier tries to stir up trouble between the cavalry and the Apaches.

Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Possible Newman script per Comic Book Cowboys Blog.

Warriors on Horseback (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Comparison of Indian horses and battle tactics with those of the Army cavalry.

Indexer Notes

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

Boots and Saddles (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about boots and saddles.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Battle of Echo Canyon
    Boots and Saddles
  2. 1. [Introduction]
    Boots and Saddles
  3. 2. Battle of Echo Canyon
    Boots and Saddles
  4. 3. The Good Soldier
    Boots and Saddles
  5. 4. Apache Drums
    Boots and Saddles
  6. 5. Warriors on Horseback
  7. 6. Boots and Saddles
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