(March 1953)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Buster Crabbe / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Roy (signed)
Inks:
Mike Roy (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buster Crabbe

["Sh. Stonewall..."] (Table of Contents)

Hank the Hero / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Hank; Stonewall
Synopsis:
Hank dreams about stopping stagecoach robbers but is awakened by two kids pop-guns.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Also includes indicia.

Invaders from Beyond (Table of Contents)

Buster Crabbe / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Roy (signed)
Inks:
Mike Roy (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Buster Crabbe; Whiskers; Zina
Synopsis:
Buster and Whiskers are taken captive by aliens.

March is Red Cross Time Answer the Call (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Big Fight (Table of Contents)

Buster Crabbe / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

["This is it Homer, ol' hombre..."] (Table of Contents)

Homer on the Range / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr
Pencils:
Jack Farr
Inks:
Jack Farr
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Farr

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Homer

Indexer Notes

Ad ID based on comparisons of Farr's known work in DETECTIVE COMICS in the mid to late forties. Gene Reed - 12/3/2010

Buster in Reel Action (Table of Contents)

Buster Crabbe / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buster Crabbe
Synopsis:
Article about Buster Crabbe and movie serials.

Whiskers and the Terrible Tee-Nee-Wee-Nees (Table of Contents)

Whiskers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Roy
Inks:
Mike Roy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Whiskers

Indexer Notes

Art ID based on comparison with art of first story.

["By golly.. I'm hungry!"] (Table of Contents)

Half Pint Pinto / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Half Pint Pinto
Synopsis:
Half Pint Pinto walks into an automat and complains about the size of the portions.

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.

Boy Scouts of America National Jamboree 1953 (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Inks:
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Letters:
?

Get Prizes... Make Money (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for American Seed Co. Inc.

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Buster Crabbe
  2. 1. ["Sh. Stonewall..."]
    Hank the Hero
  3. 2. Invaders from Beyond
    Buster Crabbe
  4. 3. March is Red Cross Time Answer the Call
  5. 4. The Big Fight
    Buster Crabbe
  6. 5. ["This is it Homer, ol' hombre..."]
    Homer on the Range
  7. 6. Buster in Reel Action
    Buster Crabbe
  8. 7. Whiskers and the Terrible Tee-Nee-Wee-Nees
    Whiskers
  9. 8. ["By golly.. I'm hungry!"]
    Half Pint Pinto
  10. 9. Hi Gang
  11. 10. Boy Scouts of America National Jamboree 1953
  12. 11. Get Prizes... Make Money
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Gene Reed
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Peter Croome