(September 1951)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
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

Indexer Notes

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

News from the Red Ryder Ranch (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Apache Indians; Bert Caspari; David Russo; Fred Harman; Jamie McKerrow; Lonnie Lantz; Ralph Smith
Synopsis:
Two boys spending two weeks as award winners on the Red Ryder Ranch. Photos and comments.

Indexer Notes

Inside front and back cover.

["We'll stop by and say hello to Tuck..."] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
R.R.C. # 98-519

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver; Tuck; Ben Green (rancher); Rock Hardy (crooked rancher); Buzz Slate (crooked rancher); Bessie (caféowner); Lefty
Synopsis:
Two crooked ranchers are trying to squeeze Ben Green out of his ranch.

Indexer Notes

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

The Legend of the Thunderheads (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
The legend of the Thunderhead clouds as told by Indians and 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.
Artwork similar to other signed illustrations in this series by Bill Lignante.

["Po-Ko, why you not come to play stick and ball game..?"] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Po-ko; Andy Fox (storekeeper); Lije; Pete Fox (prospector); Rick (outlawleader)
Synopsis:
Little Beaver has bought a bottle of castor oil, but finds out it may be nitro-glycerine, and that takes care of Ricks and his gang of outlaws.

Indexer Notes

Unknown ghost artist with peculiar cute and small horses, very broad between the eyes, and the short legs sometimes moving like on a merry-go-round, page 3 and 4.

Osceola, Chief of the Seminoles (Table of Contents: 5)

Wigwam Ways / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Osceola
Synopsis:
The tragic story of Osceola 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.

Action-Packed Stories (Table of Contents: 6) (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. News from the Red Ryder Ranch
  3. 2. ["We'll stop by and say hello to Tuck..."]
    Red Ryder
  4. 3. The Legend of the Thunderheads
    The West that lives Forever
  5. 4. ["Po-Ko, why you not come to play stick and ball game..?"]
    Little Beaver
  6. 5. Osceola, Chief of the Seminoles
    Wigwam Ways
  7. 6. Action-Packed Stories
    Red Ryder Comics
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