(May 1952)

Eastern Color, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Funnies Publications
Brand:
This Is a Famous Funnies Publication
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Frazetta credits from Greg Theakston's "Frank Frazetta Comic Art Bibliography". Edited by Per Sandell.


Your Television All-American Cowboy (Table of Contents)

Buster Crabbe / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Frank Frazetta
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buster Crabbe

The Kansas Killer (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Inside front and inside rear covers. Inside front cover also includes indicia.

Lead Poison (Table of Contents)

Buster Crabbe / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Roy [as MR]
Inks:
Mike Roy [as MR]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Gary Watson, January 2010.

Top Secret (Table of Contents)

Buster Crabbe / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Ulmer
Inks:
Allen Ulmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buster Crabbe; Whiskers; Thunder Cloud

Indexer Notes

Art ID based on comparisons of this story with Ulmer's work on Johnny Quick for DC.

Whiskers Has A Close Shave (Table of Contents)

Whiskers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Whiskers; Buster Crabbe
Synopsis:
Whiskers falls asleep in the barber's chair and the barber shaves him. Whiskers goes into hiding when he thinks he's killed the barber.

The Raiders (Table of Contents)

Buster Crabbe / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Art is signed in bottom right panel on page 1. Unable to read signature. First letter of the name looks like "B".

Red Cross New Method of Artificial Respiration (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Inks:
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Hi Gang (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Buster Crabbe
Synopsis:
Ad for the Buster Crabbe Western Club.

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Your Television All-American Cowboy
    Buster Crabbe
  2. 1. The Kansas Killer
  3. 2. Lead Poison
    Buster Crabbe
  4. 3. Top Secret
    Buster Crabbe
  5. 4. Whiskers Has A Close Shave
    Whiskers
  6. 5. The Raiders
    Buster Crabbe
  7. 6. Red Cross New Method of Artificial Respiration
  8. 7. Hi Gang
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gene Reed
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Peter Croome