(November 1951)

Fawcett, 1950 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
B. J. Heyman
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[The Dragon of Disaster] (Table of Contents)

Bob Colt / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bob Colt [Bob Holland]

Indexer Notes

Fawcett hired male model Bob Holland to pose for the covers of their new comics as “sensational new western star” Bob Colt.

The Fawcett Album of Comic Favorites (Table of Contents)

Fawcett Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
16 Fawcett comic favorite characters.

The Specialists in Death (Table of Contents)

Bob Colt / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob McCarty
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bob Colt; Buckskin (horse); Pablo Sanchez (foreman); Sheriff Tobey; Lighning McCoy (ace gunman); Rip Towers (knife-fighter); The Crusher (strongman); Brains Benton (killer)
Synopsis:
Four hired killers are sent for to kill Bob Colt.

Indexer Notes

Formerly credited to George Evans. Evans worked on Fawcett’s “Captain Video”.
McCarty is a bit of a lookalike and was assigned to draw “Bob Colt”.
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. pointed out the difference to me.

Chuck Waggin is Hounded (Table of Contents)

Chuck Waggin / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Chuck Waggin; Rex (bloodhound)
Synopsis:
Chuck has bought a dog.

For the Weirdest... (Table of Contents)

This Magazine is Haunted / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Doctor Death
Synopsis:
You must read the most eerie of all horror comics.

Prairie Pigskin (Table of Contents)

Rawhide Hotchkiss / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Rawhide Hotchkiss; football player
Synopsis:
Rawhide will teach a football player how to play football.

Rich Brother (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Oklahoma Brown; Buddy Brown; Big Carl
Synopsis:
Oklahoma rescues his rich brother from outlaws.

["Howdy Pards"] (Table of Contents)

Romancing the Range With Bob Colt / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob McCarty
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bob Colt; Buckskin (horse)
Synopsis:
About a cattle drive.

Indexer Notes

Formerly credited to George Evans. Evans worked on Fawcett’s “Captain Video”.
McCarty is a bit of a lookalike and was assigned to draw “Bob Colt”.
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. pointed out the difference to me.

Butter Shut Up (Table of Contents)

Sappy Nappy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Sappy Nappy
Synopsis:
Sappy mixes flies and butter to make butterflies.

The Dragon of Disaster (Table of Contents)

Bob Colt / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob McCarty
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bob Colt; Buckskin (horse); Frank Norman (rancher); Fred Tanner (crook); Wong Lee
Synopsis:
Tanner uses a flying dragon-kite to scare rancher into selling their mineral rich lands.

Indexer Notes

Formerly credited to George Evans. Evans worked on Fawcett’s “Captain Video”.
McCarty is a bit of a lookalike and was assigned to draw “Bob Colt”.
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. pointed out the difference to me.

A Big, New Book for Model Builders (Table of Contents)

Fawcett Books / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Handbook for model builders.

[Bob Colt] (Table of Contents)

Bob Colt / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bob Colt [Bob Holland]

Indexer Notes

Notes as for the front cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Dragon of Disaster]
    Bob Colt
  2. 1. The Fawcett Album of Comic Favorites
    Fawcett Comics
  3. 2. The Specialists in Death
    Bob Colt
  4. 3. Chuck Waggin is Hounded
    Chuck Waggin
  5. 4. For the Weirdest...
    This Magazine is Haunted
  6. 5. Prairie Pigskin
    Rawhide Hotchkiss
  7. 6. Rich Brother
  8. 7. ["Howdy Pards"]
    Romancing the Range With Bob Colt
  9. 8. Butter Shut Up
    Sappy Nappy
  10. 9. The Dragon of Disaster
    Bob Colt
  11. 10. A Big, New Book for Model Builders
    Fawcett Books
  12. 11. [Bob Colt]
    Bob Colt
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