(February 1953)

Western, 1946 Series
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Price:
0 Free
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Early issues standard Golden Age U.S.; 1952-1959 oblong; later half-size
Paper Stock:
most glossy cover and newsprint interior. Early issues all newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Inside front, inside back and back cover all had ads for shoes. These contain ads from various shoe companies that gave the book away.
Indicia title: Boys' and Girls' March of Comics.
Designed, produced and copyright, 1952, by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.


Indian Chief (Table of Contents)

Indian Chief / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

The Precious Seed (Table of Contents)

Indian Chief / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jon Small
Inks:
Jon Small
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K.K.G.A.#94-532

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Chief War Eagle; Antelope Man
Synopsis:
Antelope Man and nine Pawnee seek seed corn, rescue lame Hopi Crow-Hop from Apaches, take him home, and talk trade with Chief Lolomaie. Crow-Hop's sister, Swallow-In-Flight, catches Fox Brother's eye. The Apache attack after the Pawnee bed down in the sheep cave fails; Fox Brother is wounded in the fight. The Pawnee must depart after trading, Fox Brother is left with the Hopi to heal, weds Swallow-In-Flight. Chief Lolomaie officiates, sprinkles the tobacco offering on the fire, invokes the Father of Spirits, praying he bless this pair.
Keywords:
Apache; blessing; burnt offering; disabled; Hopi; lame; mixed marriage; Pawnee; prayer

Indexer Notes

Script credit source (Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title, compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott) states: "The Precious Seed (synopsis). 16p. For War Eagle, stock. Sent April 9, 1950." ~Dave Porta

[Puzzle Pages] (Table of Contents)

activity / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alberto Gioletti
Inks:
Alberto Gioletti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
4 puzzle pages with illustrations.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Indian Chief
    Indian Chief
  2. 1. The Precious Seed
    Indian Chief
  3. 2. [Puzzle Pages]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dave Porta
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • I.N.D.U.C.K.S Project and Alberto Becattini
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Karl Wilcox