(October 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 / pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Fred Harman; Little Beaver

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); D.& R. G. (photos)
Inks:
Fred Harman (signed); D.& R. G. (photos)
Letters:
Fred Harman (signed)

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Fred Harman; General William Jackson Palmer
Synopsis:
A story of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad.

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 / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
R.R.C. # 89-5010

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Of all th' confounded jack pots I've ever got into...
Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver; Sheriff Newt; Auntie Duchess; Jake Sabean (horserace crook); Hossfly (crooked rider)
Synopsis:
Red Ryder is racing against a crooked horseracer to get money for the school.

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Red Ryder / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Out on the range, a rider ropes a big, wild steer...
Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver; Sheriff Newt; Sage Sikes (crooked rancher); Mary Case; Tom Case (rancher)
Synopsis:
Rustler and rancher Sikes plans to kidnap miss Case to get her father to hand over his ranch.

Indexer Notes

Fred Harman used ghost writers and artists on most in the comic books.

The Baby Railroad Grows Up (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
A story of the trains on the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad 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: 5)

Little Beaver and Po-Ko / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
What you do, Little Beaver?
Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Po-Ko; Mr. Trader; Sleepum (dog)
Synopsis:
Little Beaver and Po-Ko are out chasing prairie dogs when they find a chest full of Confederate money.

Indexer Notes

Fred Harman used ghost writers and artists on most in the comic books.

Chief Crazy Horse (Table of Contents: 6)

Wigwam Ways / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Crazy Horse; General Custer
Synopsis:
The story of Chief Crazy Horse 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. Info "Comics of the American West" by Maurice Horn.

Chief Rain-in-the-Face (Table of Contents: 7)

Wigwam Ways / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Chief Rain-in-the-Face
Synopsis:
The story of Chief Rain-in-the-Face 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. Info "Comics of the American West" by Maurice Horn.

The West at its Best (Table of Contents: 8) (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. ["Of all th' confounded jack pots I've ever got into..."]
    Red Ryder
  4. 3. ["Out on the range, a rider ropes a big, wild steer..."]
    Red Ryder
  5. 4. The Baby Railroad Grows Up
    The West that lives Forever
  6. 5. ["What you do, Little Beaver?"]
    Little Beaver and Po-Ko
  7. 6. Chief Crazy Horse
    Wigwam Ways
  8. 7. Chief Rain-in-the-Face
    Wigwam Ways
  9. 8. The West at its Best
    Red Ryder Comics
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