(February-April 1962)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1961-11-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell [stamp]
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. 1284." Code number is LARAMIE O.S. #1284-621. Copyright 1961 by Revue Studios. Based on the "Laramie" TV series. On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


[The Doomed Captive] (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)

Snowbound / The Doomed Captive (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim Sherman (photo of John Smith); Jess Harper (photo of Robert Fuller)
Synopsis:
Preview of two stories in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Photo from TV series plus two panel preview for each main story. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

The Doomed Captive (Table of Contents)

Laramie / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim Sherman; Jess Harper; Johnny Feather
Synopsis:
Stage driver Johnny Feather, an Indian, is captured by renegade Indians who plan to take him back to Indian territory to kill him for working for the white man. Slim and Jess rescue him from an underground cavern.

Indexer Notes

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

A Lame Excuse (Table of Contents)

Laramie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim Sherman; Jess Harper
Synopsis:
Jess opts out of helping unload a stage due to sprained wrists; but they don't hurt enough to keep him from helping a pretty young lady down from the stage.

Indexer Notes

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

Snowbound (Table of Contents)

Laramie / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim Sherman; Jess Harper
Synopsis:
In the midst of a severe winter snowstorm, outlaws take over the stage stop.

Indexer Notes

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

Western Winters (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Anecdotes about harsh winters in the Old West.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

The White Man's Road (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Geronimo (cameo)
Synopsis:
Indians' attempts to adapt to the white man's ways.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. This sequence is replaced by an ad in some copies.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Doomed Captive]
    Laramie
  2. 1. Snowbound / The Doomed Captive
    Laramie
  3. 2. The Doomed Captive
    Laramie
  4. 3. A Lame Excuse
    Laramie
  5. 4. Snowbound
    Laramie
  6. 5. Western Winters
  7. 6. The White Man's Road
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