(September-November 1959)

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 "RAWHIDE, No. 1028." Code number is RAWHIDE.O.S. #1028-599. Copyright 1959 by Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. First of six Rawhide Four Colors. Based on the 1959-66 CBS TV series "Rawhide."


[Trail to Freedom] (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gil Favor (photo of Eric Fleming); Rowdy Yates (photo of Clint Eastwood)

[Preview] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rowdy Yates (photo of Clint Eastwood); Gil Favor (photo of Eric Fleming)
Synopsis:
Preview of first story.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. One illustration and one photo, with typeset text.

Trail to Freedom (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Warren Tufts
Inks:
Warren Tufts
Colors:
?
Letters:
Warren Tufts

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rowdy Yates; Gil Favor; Wishbone
Synopsis:
A 50-year-old man and his son are having a hard time keeping up with the rest of the herd on a trail drive. When a marshal comes asking the questions, the pair quietly leave. Trail boss Gil Favor follows them and finds that the older man is an escaped convict, who was wrongly convicted of murder by a crooked judge. The marshal follows Favor and takes all of them back to camp. The next day the herd is attacked by Indians and all men are needed to hold off the attack. In the battle, the convict saves the marshal's life, causing the lawman to change his mind about the convict's guilt.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

A Town Full of Trouble (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Warren Tufts
Inks:
Warren Tuft
Colors:
?
Letters:
Warren Tufts

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rowdy Yates; Gil Favor; Wishbone; "Mushy" Mushgrove
Synopsis:
Running low on supplies in a winter drive, trail boss Gil Favor tells Wishbone and Mushy to go to the nearest town and stock up. At the Clanton General Store, the two are beaten without provocation and sent away without supplies. Gil and Rowdy go to town and find that a previous trail herd had trashed the town and killed three men, so the town refuses to do business with any trail herd. Rowdy and Gil leave, but the townsmen decide to hurry them on their way by stampeding the herd. The stampede backfires when it heads toward the town and Gil and Rowdy have to turn the cattle away.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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 Trail Outfit (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Warren Tufts
Inks:
Warren Tufts
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about the responsibilities of various jobs on a trail drive.

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 Chuck Wagon (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Warren Tufts
Inks:
Warren Tufts
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about the evolution of the trail drive's chuck wagon over the years.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color. 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. [Trail to Freedom]
    Rawhide
  2. 1. [Preview]
    Rawhide
  3. 2. Trail to Freedom
    Rawhide
  4. 3. A Town Full of Trouble
    Rawhide
  5. 4. The Trail Outfit
  6. 5. The Chuck Wagon
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