(February 1964)

Western, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover number 10036-402

Keywords:
Cowboy; family; television; TV; western

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bonanza / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Joe Cartwright (photo of Michael Landon); Ben Cartwright (photo of Lorne Greene); Adam Cartwright (photo of Pernell Roberts); Hoss Cartwright (photo of Dan Blocker)
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cowboy; family; six-gun

Indexer Notes

Black-and-white photos of the characters; color background.

Roads and Vehicles Number 32: Mormon Hand Carts (Table of Contents)

Keys of Knowledge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Mormon immigrants
Synopsis:
A group of Mormon immigrants, trying to reach Utah with hand carts, suffers tragedy in 1856.
Keywords:
Educational; fact; Mormon; transportation

The Caballero (Table of Contents)

Bonanza / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Ben; Little Joe; Lucy Mather; John Mather; Rudolfo Chavez [Tiburico Vasquez]
Synopsis:
Escorting a neighbor girl, Ben Cartwright barely saves them from a forest fire. Escaping with them is Rudolfo Chavez, who joins a posse hunting down bank robber Tiburico Vasquez and kills two of the bandits. He later holds Lucy Mather and Little Joe for ransom. The Cartwrights run him down and wound him, upon which he confesses that he is Tiburico Vasquez.
Keywords:
Bank robber; cowboy; gunfight; Hispanic; kidnap; Mexican-American

The Lost Riches of Tayopa (Table of Contents)

Bonanzas of the West / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
From 1632 to 1646, gold and silver mined at Tayopa in the Sierra Madre were stored on site, rather than being exported. During a great Indian uprising the location of the cache was lost. Hopeful explorers still search for the lost wealth of Tayopa.
Keywords:
American Indian; Apache; Chihuahua; educational; fact; gold; Native American; Sierra Madre; silver; treasure

Indexer Notes

Header illustration

Debt of Gold (Table of Contents)

Bedrock Barnes, Prospector / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bedrock Barnes; Apache family; saddle tramps
Synopsis:
Bedrock Barnes encounters an Apache family; the father has been gratuitously shot by a pair of saddle tramps. Bedrock Barnes renders aid, finds and pummels the shooters, then turns their horses over to the family. He helped the strangers because he has a debt to the Golden Rule.
Keywords:
American Indian; Apache; Golden Rule; Native American

-- And Threat of War (Table of Contents)

Bonanza / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Ben Cartwright; Hoss Cartwright; Jack Swilling; Winnemucca; Rawson
Synopsis:
Three miners have been killed, and the community is riled up against nearby Paiutes. Hoss and Jack Swilling capture a band of Apaches, proving that they, not the Paiutes, are responsible. Jack, the Cartwrights, and the sheriff cut off angry miners riding against the Paiutes, preventing a frontier war.
Keywords:
American Indian; Apache; bear; cowboy; Native American

Wild Animals of North America Number 22: The Zebu (Table of Contents)

Keys of Knowledge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Keywords:
Cattle; educational; fact; zebu

Indexer Notes

Facts about the zebu

["Bonanza Pin-Up"] (Table of Contents)

Bonanza Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hoss Cartwright (photo of Dan blocker); Adam Cartwright (photo of Pernell Roberts); Little Joe Cartwright (photo of Michael Landon); Ben Cartwright (photo of Lorne Greene)
Keywords:
Cowboy; horse

Indexer Notes

Black-and-white photo (on colored field) of the actors and their horses in a western mountainside scene.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bonanza
  2. 1. Roads and Vehicles Number 32: Mormon Hand Carts
    Keys of Knowledge
  3. 2. The Caballero
    Bonanza
  4. 3. The Lost Riches of Tayopa
    Bonanzas of the West
  5. 4. Debt of Gold
    Bedrock Barnes, Prospector
  6. 5. -- And Threat of War
    Bonanza
  7. 6. Wild Animals of North America Number 22: The Zebu
    Keys of Knowledge
  8. 7. ["Bonanza Pin-Up"]
    Bonanza Pin-Up
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  • Mike Nielsen
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