Four Color #993 - The Adventures of Jim Bowie
(May-July 1959)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale date
1959
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
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

There are two issues (both Four Color) in this title.


The Adventures of Jim Bowie (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Jim Bowie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jim Bowie (portrayed by Scott Forbes)
Reprints

Jim Bowie's Stamping Grounds... (Table of Contents: 1)

The Adventures of Jim Bowie / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jim Bowie (portrayed by Scott Forbes)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Blade of Guilt (Table of Contents: 2)

The Adventures of Jim Bowie / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jim Bowie
Synopsis
A desperate man thought he could lose himself in the steaming bayous of Louisiana, but he hadn't counted on the like of ace tracker Jim Bowie.

River Bend Renegades (Table of Contents: 3)

The Adventures of Jim Bowie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jim Bowie
Synopsis
An old timer riverboat captain befriends Bowie and discovers almost too late that the treacherous waters of the mighty Mississippi can be easier to manage than some men.

A Pledge to Dell Parents (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

A Shirt for Jim Bowie (Table of Contents: 5)

The Adventures of Jim Bowie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; history; western-frontier
Synopsis
Story describes how a pioneer made a shirt to wear.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Those Boisterous Bowies (Table of Contents: 6)

The Adventures of Jim Bowie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography; western-frontier
Synopsis
Describes Jim Bowie and his family, especially his brothers.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Adventures of Jim Bowie
    The Adventures of Jim Bowie
  2. 1. Jim Bowie's Stamping Grounds...
    The Adventures of Jim Bowie
  3. 2. Blade of Guilt
    The Adventures of Jim Bowie
  4. 3. River Bend Renegades
    The Adventures of Jim Bowie
  5. 4. A Pledge to Dell Parents
  6. 5. A Shirt for Jim Bowie
    The Adventures of Jim Bowie
  7. 6. Those Boisterous Bowies
    The Adventures of Jim Bowie
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