Four Color #1019 - Wagon Train
(August-October 1959)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "WAGON TRAIN, No. 1019." Code number is W.T.O.S. #1019-598. Copyright 1959 by Revue Productions, Inc. Based on the "Wagon Train" TV series. Continues as Wagon Train #4 (January-March 1960).

[Broken Treaty] (Table of Contents)

Wagon Train / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Flint McCullough (photo of Robert Horton); Major Seth Adams (photo of Ward Bond)
Reprints

Broken Treaty (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Major Seth Adams (photo of Ward Bond); Flint McCullough (photo of Robert Horton)
Synopsis
Preview of the first story in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four photos from the TV series and brief text.

Broken Treaty (Table of Contents: 2)

Wagon Train / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Nat Edson
Inks
Nat Edson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Major Seth Adams; Flint McCullough; Ebenezer Slocum; Tom Ginty; War Cloud
Synopsis
The Sioux accuse the wagon train of having a member who is smuggling arms and ammunition to their enemies, the Cheyenne. The Major and McCullough suspect a new man who just joined the train, but a search of his wagon doesn't turn up anything.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Trouble At Sierra (Table of Contents: 3)

Wagon Train / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Nat Edson
Inks
Nat Edson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Major Seth Adams; Flint McCullough; Bill Carson
Synopsis
The wagon train is delayed because they must build a bridge across a river. Major Adams sends a teen boy to buy supplies at Sierra City, a town ten hours away. When he gets there he is robbed of the money he was given to buy supplies. Later the Major comes to the town to see what the delay is.

Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Wager (Table of Contents: 4)

Wagon Train / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Nat Edson
Inks
Nat Edson
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Major Seth Adams; Flint McCullough
Synopsis
Major Adams arranges a fist fight between Flint and a warrior for safe passage through Indian lands.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; black and white. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Trails To Travel (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Nat Edson
Inks
Nat Edson
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
How early explorers in the old West left markers for others to follow.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Broken Treaty]
    Wagon Train
  2. 1. Broken Treaty
    Wagon Train
  3. 2. Broken Treaty
    Wagon Train
  4. 3. Trouble At Sierra
    Wagon Train
  5. 4. The Wager
    Wagon Train
  6. 5. Trails To Travel
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