(April 1951)

Toby, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Toby Press, Inc.
Brand:
Toby Press
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Billy the Kid Adventure Magazine (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?; photo
Inks:
?; photo
Colors:
?; photo
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Billy the Kid

Indexer Notes

The cowboy in the photograph looks like singing cowboy Eddie Dean.

Completely New! Completely Different! (Table of Contents)

Children's Digest / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Subscription ad for Children's Digest.

Outlaws Hang Together (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Billy the Kid; Toby Preston; Fred McGurk;
Synopsis:
Billy helps a young boy fight a crooked banker.
Reprints:

The Mustang (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jimmy Thompson

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Herd of horses; unnamed Indians; unnamed trappers
Synopsis:
Story about wild horses.

"Ah Pronounces th' offishul drink o' Dogpatch, Orange Crush!" (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner; Orange Crush / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum; other Dogpatch characters

Manhunt (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Winik
Inks:
Ed Winik
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Billy the Kid; Deputy Pete Jameson; Zuko
Synopsis:
Yet another variation of "The Most Dangerous Game" with Bill as the hunted this time.
Reprints:

Ambush in Carson City (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Donald George
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Sheriff Ben Crabtree; Slim Hammerill; Luke Byrnes;
Synopsis:
Exciting times in Carson City.
Reprints:

Learn to Dance in 5 Days or Pay Nothing! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a dance booklet published by Pioneer Publications, Inc.

"Hey! Where are you runnin' to, Pete?" (Table of Contents)

Prospector Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Pete takes a look at the new railroad.

Special...Introductory Offer (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a combination cigarette lighter and case.

Which of these 2 Weaklings Paid only a Few Cents... (Table of Contents)

advertisement / pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Body-building ad for the Jowett Institute of Physical Training.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

We Guarantee to Save You Money! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Rocket Wholesale Co.

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Billy the Kid Adventure Magazine
    Billy the Kid
  2. 1. Completely New! Completely Different!
    Children's Digest
  3. 2. Outlaws Hang Together
    Billy the Kid
  4. 3. The Mustang
  5. 4. "Ah Pronounces th' offishul drink o' Dogpatch, Orange Crush!"
    Li'l Abner; Orange Crush
  6. 5. Manhunt
    Billy the Kid
  7. 6. Ambush in Carson City
  8. 7. Learn to Dance in 5 Days or Pay Nothing!
  9. 8. "Hey! Where are you runnin' to, Pete?"
    Prospector Pete
  10. 9. Special...Introductory Offer
  11. 10. Which of these 2 Weaklings Paid only a Few Cents...
  12. 11. We Guarantee to Save You Money!
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