(August-October 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Exciting Adventure
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 "LARAMIE, No. 1125." Code number is LARAMIE O.S. #1125-608. Copyright 1960 by Revue Studios. Based on the "Laramie" TV series.


[The Stage Frame-Up] (Table of Contents)

Laramie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim Sherman (photo of John Smith); Jess Harper (photo of Robert Fuller); Jonesy (photo of Hoagy Carmichael); Andy Sherman (photo of Robert Crawford, Jr.)

The Stage Frame-Up / The Passenger (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane; ? (photo)
Inks:
Russ Heath; ? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim Sherman (photo of John Smith); Andy Sherman (photo of Robert Crawford, Jr.); Jess Harper; Jonesy
Synopsis:
Previews of the two stories in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Photo and two-panel previews of the stories. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Stage Frame-Up (Table of Contents)

Laramie / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim Sherman; Andy Sherman; Jess Harper; Jonesy
Synopsis:
A runaway stage shows up at the swing station with no trace of the driver and its strongbox missing. The next morning the Sheriff and Mr. Dyke, who had $10,000 in the missing strongbox, come to the station and find the body of the missing driver and an empty strongbox in the station's barn. Slim and Jess are charged with murder and robbery and have to prove their innocence.

Indexer Notes

Script submitted on January 25, 1960. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records (November 2007). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Passenger (Table of Contents)

Laramie / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim Sherman; Andy Sherman; Jess Harper; Jonesy
Synopsis:
Carlos, a witness in a murder trial, disappears during a stop at the swing station. Slim and Jess have to rescue Carlos from three gunmen who have him trapped in a cave.

Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Script submitted on February 20, 1960. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records (November 2007). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Stage Comes of Age (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Russ Heath
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Comparison of the Conestoga Wagon and the Concord stagecoach.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records (November 2007). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Swing Station (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Description of "swing stations," stagecoach stops where passengers could buy food, rest and stretch their legs.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records (November 2007). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Stage Frame-Up]
    Laramie
  2. 1. The Stage Frame-Up / The Passenger
    Laramie
  3. 2. The Stage Frame-Up
    Laramie
  4. 3. The Passenger
    Laramie
  5. 4. The Stage Comes of Age
  6. 5. The Swing Station
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