(June 1972)

Gold Medal Books, 1972 Series
 
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Fawcett Gold Medal; Fawcett World Library
Editing:
?
Color:
Black and White; Color Cover
Dimensions:
4 1/4" w x 7" h
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; glossy cover
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Reprints "Tumbleweeds" newspaper strips from 1969.

Keywords:
Cowboy; Indian; newspaper comic strip; western

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tumbleweeds / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tom K. Ryan
Pencils:
Tom K. Ryan
Inks:
Tom K. Ryan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom K. Ryan

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Tumbleweeds; Soppy Sopwell
Synopsis:
Tumbleweeds wants freedom to move and room to breathe. Soppy offers to move over.
Keywords:
Cowboy; drunk

Indexer Notes

Comic strip repeated from interior.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

["Tumbleweeds #5"] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page; front matter

["The big lonesome is callin' to me, Soppy!"] (Table of Contents)

Tumbleweeds / comic story / 126 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom K. Ryan
Pencils:
Tom K. Ryan
Inks:
Tom K. Ryan
Letters:
Tom K. Ryan

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Tumbleweeds; Epic; Soppy Sopwell; Hildegarde Hamhocker; Sheriff; Snake-Eye; Knuckles; Ham; Beans; Hogarth Hemp; Percy; Grover Galley; Chief; Medicine Man; Limpid Lizard; Lotsa Luck
Keywords:
American Indian; cowboy; horse; Native American; newspaper; newspaper comic strip; outlaw

Indexer Notes

Collection of daily newspaper comic strips. Notable story arcs include: Tumbleweeds seeks the wide-open spaces; Hildegarde pursues Tumbleweeds; Limpid Lizard resigns from the Poohawks; Barbaric Arts Seminar; Tumbleweeds and Epic jump a chasm; Tumbleweeds is lost in the desert.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

["Well, here we are, Epic..."] (Table of Contents)

Tumbleweeds / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tom K. Ryan
Pencils:
Tom K. Ryan
Inks:
Tom K. Ryan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom K. Ryan

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Tumbleweeds; Epic; vulture
Synopsis:
Tumbleweeds, lost in the desert, is almost ready to give up -- ALMOST, he stresses to a vulture.
Keywords:
Buzzard; cowboy; desert; horse; vulture

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Strip repeated from interior.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tumbleweeds
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Tumbleweeds #5"]
  4. 3. ["The big lonesome is callin' to me, Soppy!"]
    Tumbleweeds
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. ["Well, here we are, Epic..."]
    Tumbleweeds
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