(November 1951)

Avon, 1950 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Avon Periodicals, Inc.
Brand:
An Avon Publication
Editing:
Sol Cohen
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Cover and indicia title of comic is Geronimo and His Apache Murderers.


Geronimo and His Apache Murderers (Table of Contents)

Geronimo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Geronimo

[contents page] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Preview of issue's stories.

Attack on Fort Bannock! (Table of Contents)

Geronimo / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Desert Vengeance! (Table of Contents)

Geronimo / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

The Raid on the Yellow Hand! (Table of Contents)

Mangus Colorado / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Mangus Colorado (chief of the Mescalero Apaches); Mary Eaton; Rufus (scout); Major Eaton
Synopsis:
Mangus Colorado led many raids on the white settlers of Arizona, and it took a white woman to give him his first defeat.

Indexer Notes

Faces with bright eyes and as if smiling, and also one of his peculiar signs with gloved hands, as on page 1 and 2 are certainly work by Starr. Compare with his signed stories in Blazing Western #18 and 19.

Murder in the Stockade! (Table of Contents)

Kit West / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jill Elgin
Inks:
Jill Elgin ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kit West (queen of the frontier); a killer orang-utan; Sailor Ben; Injun Tom
Synopsis:
Ben was sailor who hated women, and his sole companion was an ape he doped with opium and roused to kill.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Much the same art as in #2, profile of Kit, and with lots of heads spread all over the panels.

Smoke Signals (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sam Hannah
Pencils:
Sam Hannah?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Geronimo and His Apache Murderers
    Geronimo
  2. 1. [contents page]
  3. 2. Attack on Fort Bannock!
    Geronimo
  4. 3. Desert Vengeance!
    Geronimo
  5. 4. The Raid on the Yellow Hand!
    Mangus Colorado
  6. 5. Murder in the Stockade!
    Kit West
  7. 6. Smoke Signals
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Dan Kurdilla
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Len Wolinsky