(December 1961 - February 1962)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
1961-09-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell [stamp]
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "RAWHIDE, No. 1261." Code number is RAWHIDE O.S. #1261-6111. Copyright 1961 by Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. Based on the 1959-66 CBS "Rawhide" TV series. Fifth of six Rawhide Four Color issues.
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.
This index is for the version with no ads. For the ad version, see the index for Four Color #1261 [ad].


Rawhide (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rowdy Yates (photo of Clint Eastwood); Gil Favor (photo of Eric Fleming)

[The Lone Rustler / Hard Knock Trail] (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle; ? (photos)
Inks:
Dan Spiegle; ? (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gil Favor (photo of Eric Fleming); Rowdy Yates (photo of Clint Eastwood)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Previews of the two main stories in this issue. Black and white photos of Eric Fleming and Clint Eastwood above two panels from "The Lone Rustler" and one double-wide panel from "Hard Knock Trail," with text underneath each panel. This sequence replaced by a promo for premiums from the Dell Trading Post in the ad edition of this issue.

The Lone Rustler (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rowdy Yates; Gil Favor; Wishbone
Synopsis:
Favor catches a young boy stealing a calf. After lecturing him, he lets him go. Later the boy repays the favor by telling Favor and Yates where three rustlers are hiding.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Hard Knock Trail (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gil Favor; Rowdy Yates; Wishbone
Synopsis:
Rancher Dave Howard sends his bull-headed son Jim on the trail drive with Favor and Yates in hopes that they'll be able to make a cattleman of him.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Two pages were cut from this story to accomodate a Kool-Aid contest in the ad edition of this issue.

Tribal Trouble (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wishbone; Rowdy Yates; Gil Favor (cameo)
Synopsis:
While returning to camp after getting supplies, Wishbone gives an Indian girl a ride to her camp. She is the chief's daughter and he declares that Wishbone must marry her. A brave challenges Wishbone to combat for the girl's hand. Rowdy tracks Wishbone to the camp and comes up with a plan to get Wishbone away without offending the Indians.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). One half page of this story was cut to accomodate an illustrated ad for Cadet bicycle speedometers in the ad edition of this issue.

Broken Silence (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
The ability of men to hide from the law by hiring on as help during cattle drives.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with text underneath. Sequence has the Rawhide logo, but the characters do not appear. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Valueless Valuables (Table of Contents)

Rawhide / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald ?; Robert Schaefer ?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Longhorn cattle, once so plentiful as to be valueless, become a hot commodity after the Civil War. Food shortages lead to the rise of cattle drives, and the price of longhorn cattle soars.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color. Panels with text underneath. Sequence has the Rawhide logo, but the characters do not appear. This sequence replaced by an ad for 204 piece set of plastic Revolutionary soldiers in ad edition of this issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Rawhide
    Rawhide
  2. 1. [The Lone Rustler / Hard Knock Trail]
    Rawhide
  3. 2. The Lone Rustler
    Rawhide
  4. 3. Hard Knock Trail
    Rawhide
  5. 4. Tribal Trouble
    Rawhide
  6. 5. Broken Silence
    Rawhide
  7. 6. Valueless Valuables
    Rawhide
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