(April 1950)

St. John, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
St. John Publishing Company
Brand:
St. John
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

"The Texan Comics" title on cover.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Matt Baker?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Comanche Justice Strikes at Midnight (Table of Contents)

Spotted Bear / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Matt Baker?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Jack Dalton (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography

Bandits Ride the Buffalo Trail (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rudy Palais
Inks:
Rudy Palais
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Mary Lou; Lobo (robber); Rudy (robber); Sandy Welch (range detective); J. Gallagher (cattle buyer); Jack (robber); Claude (robber)
Synopsis:
A band of masked riders stampede a cattle herd down the main street to make is easy to rob the safe of cattle dealer Gallagher.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Blood Blazes a Trail to Texas."

JVJon at Digital Comics Museum credits this story to Palais, and comparing with an original from Jerry Bails' Who's Who, it matches fine with the somewhat crude faces and hands. Art ID by Steinar Ådland, March 2011.

["Six-Gun Stan Starks trusted his own sixgun..."] (Table of Contents)

Six-Gun Stan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

["How could the Lone Vigilante dodge death long enough..."] (Table of Contents)

The Lone Vigilante / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska (signed)
Inks:
George Tuska (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In the previous version of the story, the Lone Vigilante was called the Bold Buckaroo.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Comanche Justice Strikes at Midnight
    Spotted Bear
  3. 2. Jack Dalton
  4. 3. Bandits Ride the Buffalo Trail
  5. 4. ["Six-Gun Stan Starks trusted his own sixgun..."]
    Six-Gun Stan
  6. 5. ["How could the Lone Vigilante dodge death long enough..."]
    The Lone Vigilante
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Steinar Ådland
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • James Zee
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Len Wolinsky