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(October 1949)

Lev Gleason, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Lev Gleason Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing:
Bob Wood
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US?
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Diamond / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Biro
Inks:
Charles Biro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

The Battle of the Stallions! (Table of Contents)

Black Diamond / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William Overgard
Inks:
William Overgard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

The Phantom Flogg Brothers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Moore
Inks:
Ed Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Narrowest Escape! (Table of Contents)

Black Diamond / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William Overgard
Inks:
William Overgard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

double-page splash

Black Diamond's Page of Western Lore (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William Overgard
Inks:
William Overgard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Who Was the Blue Canyon Bandit? (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["One of the early pioneers..."] (Table of Contents)

Sure as Shootin' / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Claude Moore (signed)
Pencils:
Claude Moore (signed)
Inks:
Claude Moore (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Pedro Ariza
Synopsis:
The Kansas mosquito, western justice, Independent Rosck and other western facts.

["Turn off that fan!"] (Table of Contents)

Western Wackies / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Perry
Inks:
Robert Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

The art is similar to one signed page in #11. Perry is credited to work for Lev Gleason by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Bingbang Buster and His Horse Hedy (Table of Contents)

Bingbang Buster / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Basil Wolverton
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
?
Letters:
Basil Wolverton

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Bingbang Buster

"Sequyah of the Cherokee..." [sic] (Table of Contents)

Straight as an Arrow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Claude Moore (signed)
Pencils:
Claude Moore (signed)
Inks:
Claude Moore (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Sequyah [sic] (Cherokee)

Indexer Notes

The name of the Cherokee is spelled with a missing "o". Should be Sequoyah. The name of the tree is spelled sequoia.
Claude Moore is credited to both writing and drawing fillers for Lev Gleason by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Diamond
  2. 1. The Battle of the Stallions!
    Black Diamond
  3. 2. The Phantom Flogg Brothers
  4. 3. Narrowest Escape!
    Black Diamond
  5. 4. Black Diamond's Page of Western Lore
  6. 5. Who Was the Blue Canyon Bandit?
  7. 6. ["One of the early pioneers..."]
    Sure as Shootin'
  8. 7. ["Turn off that fan!"]
    Western Wackies
  9. 8. Bingbang Buster and His Horse Hedy
    Bingbang Buster
  10. 9. "Sequyah of the Cherokee..." [sic]
    Straight as an Arrow
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony Oliva
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • James Ludwig