(November 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 "BROKEN ARROW, No. 947." Code number is B.ARROW.O.S. #947-5811. Copyright 1958 by Elliot Arnold. Based on the "Broken Arrow" TV series.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Broken Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Tom Jeffords (photo of John Lupton); Cochise (photo of Michael Ansara)

[Vengeance Trail] (Table of Contents)

Broken Arrow / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Tom Jeffords (as played by John Lupton, photo); Cochise (as played by Michael Ansara, photo)
Synopsis:
Preview of the second story in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four photos from the TV series with brief typeset text. Script credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Desert Ordeal (Table of Contents)

Broken Arrow / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Howard Purcell ?
Inks:
Howard Purcell ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Tom Jeffords; Cochise
Synopsis:
Jeffords and Cochise capture a killer in the desert. They must return him to Tucson or an Apache will hang for murder. However Cochise has been shot and they have lost their horses.

Indexer Notes

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

Vengeance Trail (Table of Contents)

Broken Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Howard Purcell ?
Inks:
Howard Purcell ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Tom Jeffords; Cochise
Synopsis:
Lack of communication causes an Army patrol to attack a band of Apaches who have been given permission to camp by the fort. The women and children of the Apache band are captured, but the Chief and his warriors begin a series of raids on the white men. Jeffords and Cochise have to try to stop the bloodshed.

Indexer Notes

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

Trackdown (Table of Contents)

Broken Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Howard Purcell ?
Inks:
Howard Purcell ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Tom Jeffords; Cochise; Geronimo
Synopsis:
An Apache messenger thinks he killed a white man and Cochise and Jeffords must track him down, all the while dodging the threat of Geronimo's raiders.

Indexer Notes

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

The Stronghold (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Howard Purcell ?
Inks:
Howard Purcell ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
The Chiricahua strongholds, mountain passages that let the Apaches keep enemies at bay with only a few men.

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).

Indian Agent (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Howard Purcell ?
Inks:
Howard Purcell ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Duties of Indian agents in the old West.

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]
    Broken Arrow
  2. 1. [Vengeance Trail]
    Broken Arrow
  3. 2. Desert Ordeal
    Broken Arrow
  4. 3. Vengeance Trail
    Broken Arrow
  5. 4. Trackdown
    Broken Arrow
  6. 5. The Stronghold
  7. 6. Indian Agent
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