(May 1950)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Color:
Color cover
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Red Ryder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Harman (signed) ?
Inks:
Fred Harman (signed) ?
Colors:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover signed Fred Harman, but he used ghost writers as well as artists in the comic books.

Red Ryder Ranch (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
Fred Harman (signed)
Pencils:
Fred Harman (signed); Sol Tauber (photos)
Inks:
Fred Harman (signed); Sol Tauber (photos)
Letters:
Fred Harman (signed)

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Fred Harman; Little Beaver; Pat Dutton (cowboy); Billy Lynn (cowboy); Don Barnett; Charlie Pargin; Thad Childre; Dr. Nelson Matheson; Bob Dilday

Indexer Notes

Here the credit is Fred Harman, as he wrote the letter and made drawings. Inside front and back covers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Red Ryder / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Harman (signed) ?
Pencils:
Fred Harman (signed) ?
Inks:
Fred Harman (signed) ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
R.R.C.#82-505

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Horses! Horses! With all th' work that needs doin'...
Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver; Sheriff Newt; Wildhorse Allen (cowboy); Slick Jessen (badman); Tobe (badman)
Synopsis:
Two badmen are out to steal a wild palomino caught by Red and Wildhorse Allen.

Indexer Notes

After all the Fred Harman newspaper stories had been reprinted in the Red Ryder comic book, the new stories in the book were ghosted by several artists.

Wild Horse Chase (Table of Contents: 3)

The West that lives Forever / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Harman (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Jerry McGahan; Homer Hoyt
Synopsis:
A story about wild horse chasing as told by Fred harman.

Indexer Notes

Fred Harman used ghost writers and artists on most in the comic books, but he is supposed to have done some features himself, like the script on Wigwam Ways and this one. Info "Comics of the American West" by Maurice Horn.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Beaver / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Me think it woodpecker bird...
Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Po-ko; Wildflower
Synopsis:
Little Beaver and Po-Ko have a dangerous river ride on a raft and a canoe.

Indexer Notes

Signed Fred Harman, but he used ghost writers as well as artists in the comic books.

The Nez Percé Indians (Table of Contents: 5)

Wigwam Days / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Harman
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Some facts about the Nez Percé Indians.

Indexer Notes

Fred Harman used ghost writers and artists on most in the comic books, but he is supposed to have done some features himself, like the script on Wigwam Ways. Info "Comics of the American West" by Maurice Horn.

Iroquois Indians (Table of Contents: 6)

Wigwam Ways / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Harman
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Some facts about the Iroquois Indians.

Indexer Notes

Fred Harman used ghost writers and artists on most in the comic books, but he is supposed to have done some features himself, like the script on Wigwam Ways. Info "Comics of the American West" by Maurice Horn.

Action..Suspense..Thrills (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Red Ryder
  2. 1. Red Ryder Ranch
  3. 2. ["Horses! Horses! With all th' work that needs doin'..."]
    Red Ryder
  4. 3. Wild Horse Chase
    The West that lives Forever
  5. 4. ["Me think it woodpecker bird..."]
    Little Beaver
  6. 5. The Nez Percé Indians
    Wigwam Days
  7. 6. Iroquois Indians
    Wigwam Ways
  8. 7. Action..Suspense..Thrills
    Red Ryder Comics
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