Gunsmoke #14
(April-May 1959)

Dell, 1957 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Troopers Beware! (Table of Contents)

Gunsmoke / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Matt Dillon (photo of James Arness)
Reprints

Travel-O (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Troopers, Beware! (Table of Contents: 2)

Gunsmoke / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Jim McLaughlin
Inks
Jim McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Matt Dillon; Chester
Synopsis
Clay Kenton, former Confederate officer, comes to Dodge City, but old resentments return when a group of Calvary soldiers cause a fight in a bar.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records. Art ID from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Also art credits from Jerry Bails' Who's Who. Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

"Eat 'em Up" Jake (Table of Contents: 3)

Dodge City Days / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Marvin Stein
Inks
Marvin Stein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
Card shark Jake gets caught cheating at a card game and has to pay an unusual penalty.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

The Feud (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
Deputy Frank Cullen has to prevent a shoot-out over water rights between Bud Denver and Chet Morrow.

Indexer Notes

Text story with 1/4 page illustration.

The Flash of a Knife (Table of Contents: 5)

Gunsmoke / comic story / 12.5 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Jim McLaughlin
Inks
Jim McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Matt Dillon; Chester
Synopsis
Bristol hires gunmen and hardcases as buffalo hunters, but soon finds he's not in charge any more.

Indexer Notes

Last page of last page is "Dell's Pledge to Parents." Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records. Art ID from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Also art credits from Jerry Bails' Who's Who. Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Ready... Get Set... Go-Man! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Vaisey-Bristol Shoe Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Poison Grasses (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
Facts about poisonous western prairie grasses.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black & white. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

Kraft Candies (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Troopers Beware!
    Gunsmoke
  2. 1. Travel-O
  3. 2. Troopers, Beware!
    Gunsmoke
  4. 3. "Eat 'em Up" Jake
    Dodge City Days
  5. 4. The Feud
  6. 5. The Flash of a Knife
    Gunsmoke
  7. 6. Ready... Get Set... Go-Man!
    Vaisey-Bristol Shoe Co.
  8. 7. Poison Grasses
  9. 8. Kraft Candies
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