Four Color #644 - Sir Walter Raleigh
(August 1955)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell A Movie Classic
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "SIR WALTER RALEIGH, No. 644."
Code number is W.R.O.S. #644-558.
Copyright 1955 by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. Based on the 1955 movie "The Virgin Queen."
"Movie Classic" on cover.


Sir Walter Raleigh (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Colors
? (photos)
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Characters
Sir Walter Raleigh (photo of Richard Todd); Queen Elizabeth I (photo of Bette Davis)
Reprints

Sir Walter Raleigh (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
historical
Characters
Sir Walter Raleigh (photo of Richard Todd); Queen Elizabeth I (photo of Bette Davis); Sir Christopher Hatton (photo of Robert Douglas)
Synopsis
Preview of the story.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four photos from the movie and partial cast list.

Sir Walter Raleigh (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Sgroi
Inks
Tony Sgroi
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Characters
Sir Walter Raleigh; Queen Elizabeth I
Synopsis
Walter Raleigh wheels and deals his way into an audience with Queen Elizabeth I in order to ask for ships to sail to the New World, but gets entangled in palace intrigue.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on back cover in color. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Based on the 1955 Twentieth Century-Fox movie "The Virgin Queen." Same artist as FC #505 and FC #540 (credit from original unknown indexer). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Sir Walter Raleigh
  2. 1. Sir Walter Raleigh
  3. 2. Sir Walter Raleigh
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