(September-November 1959)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
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 "Milton Caniff's STEVE CANYON." Code number is S.C.O.S. #1033-599. Copyright 1959 by Field Enterprises, Inc. Seventh of seven Steve Canyon Four Colors. Based on the Steve Canyon newspaper strip. Photos from the 1958-59 NBC TV series "Steve Canyon."


Milton Caniff's Steve Canyon (Table of Contents)

Steve Canyon / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Canyon (photo of Dean Fredericks)

[Preview] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Canyon (photo of Dean Fredericks); Nurse Maggie Gallagher
Synopsis:
Preview of the first story in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. One photo and five panels with text underneath.

The Mystery of the Missing Jet (Table of Contents)

Steve Canyon / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Bailey
Inks:
Ray Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Canyon; Nurse Maggie Gallagher
Synopsis:
When a top secret Air Force jet develops engine trouble, the pilot bails out over Baja California in Mexico. Steve Canyon and Nurse Maggie Gallagher fly to the crash area to prevent spies from discovering the plane's experimental hardware.

Indexer Notes

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

The Daredevil (Table of Contents)

Steve Canyon / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Bailey
Inks:
Ray Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Canyon; Nurse Maggie Gallagher; Buzz Waller
Synopsis:
Civilian test pilot Buzz Waller delivers a new model jet to Canyon's base. After nearly causing the death of a pilot in a jet-style game of "follow the leader," Waller is given a lesson in stunt flying by Canyon himself.

Indexer Notes

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

Air Force Helicopters (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
U.S. Air Force (photos)
Inks:
U.S. Air Force (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Short article about Air Force helicopters.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Three photos credited as "Official U.S. Air Force Photos" plus typeset text.

Lieutenant Colonel Stevenson B. Canyon (Table of Contents)

[Steve Canyon] / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Canyon (photo of Dean Fredericks)
Synopsis:
Short profile of Steve Canyon.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Two black and white photos from TV series with yellow and blue background.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Milton Caniff's Steve Canyon
    Steve Canyon
  2. 1. [Preview]
    Steve Canyon
  3. 2. The Mystery of the Missing Jet
    Steve Canyon
  4. 3. The Daredevil
    Steve Canyon
  5. 4. Air Force Helicopters
  6. 5. Lieutenant Colonel Stevenson B. Canyon
    [Steve Canyon]
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