(1952)

Thorpe & Porter, 1952 Series
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Price
1'- [0-1-0 GBP]
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Thorpe & Porter, Ltd.
Brand
?
Editing
?
Color
Colour cover; Black and white interior
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

While this comic is unnumbered, it has been designated issue #1 since its cover corresponds with the US Avon edition of Wild Bill Hickok #1 (September-October 1949).


Frontier Fighter (Table of Contents)

Wild Bill Hickok / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Graham Ingels
Inks
Graham Ingels
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Fight With the Killer Kiowas (Table of Contents: 1)

Wild Bill Hickok / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Larsen
Inks
Howard Larsen
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Surprise Gold! (Table of Contents: 2)

White Brother / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jimmy Thompson
Inks
Jimmy Thompson
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Story Behind the Cover! (Table of Contents: 3)

Wild Bill Hickok / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Graham Ingels
Inks
Graham Ingels
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Thumbnail image of cover is shown next to title; story written to tie in with cover scene.

The Shooting of Dan Bellew (Table of Contents: 4)

Wild Bill Hickok / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Larsen
Inks
Howard Larsen
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Great Stage Robbery (Table of Contents: 5)

Wild Bill Hickok / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Larsen
Inks
Howard Larsen
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Law of the Plains (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This appears to be the first page of a 2-page text story written to accompany the cover image for Avon's Wild Bill Hickok #3 (Feb.-Mar. 1950); however, both the thumbnail cover image and page 2 have been omitted.

Bloody Bill Anderson (Table of Contents: 7)

Jesse James / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Centralia Massacre! (Table of Contents: 8)

Jesse James / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Split-Second Stand In! (Table of Contents: 9)

Alabam / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The San Antonio Stage Robbery (Table of Contents: 10)

The Story Behind the Cover / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Fawcette
Inks
Gene Fawcette
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story written to accompany cover image to Avon's Jesse James #1 (August 1950); thumbnail of cover is shown next to story title.

The Great Plains Robbery! (Table of Contents: 11)

Jesse James / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Frontier Fighter
    Wild Bill Hickok
  2. 1. The Fight With the Killer Kiowas
    Wild Bill Hickok
  3. 2. Surprise Gold!
    White Brother
  4. 3. The Story Behind the Cover!
    Wild Bill Hickok
  5. 4. The Shooting of Dan Bellew
    Wild Bill Hickok
  6. 5. The Great Stage Robbery
    Wild Bill Hickok
  7. 6. The Law of the Plains
  8. 7. Bloody Bill Anderson
    Jesse James
  9. 8. The Centralia Massacre!
    Jesse James
  10. 9. Split-Second Stand In!
    Alabam
  11. 10. The San Antonio Stage Robbery
    The Story Behind the Cover
  12. 11. The Great Plains Robbery!
    Jesse James
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Guy Budziak