(Spring 1951)

Fiction House, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Flying Stories, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title states "Firehair No. 7, published quarterly by Flying Stories, Inc." Correct story sequence and additional sequences information from Len Wolinsky, November 2008.

War Drums at Buffalo Bend (Table of Contents)

Firehair / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Firehair
Reprints

War Drums at Buffalo Bend (Table of Contents: 1)

Firehair / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
John Mitchell [as John Starr] (byline)
Pencils
Bob Webb
Inks
David Heames; Jay Disbrow ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Killer Wolves were riding...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Firehair [Lynn Cabot]; Little Ax; White Hawk (white indian); Hopping Bird (villain)
Synopsis
Firehair and Little Ax follow a trail of a band raiders and killers.

Indexer Notes

Webb and Heames are credited on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and art is like their work on several Classics Illustrated stories. Most probably them. None of the other credited artists match, except some faces with large mouth and wild eyes that look like Jay Disbrow.

Raiders of the Wild (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Kicking Elk (Crow); Chief Little Blood (Blackfoot); Night Hawk (Assiniboin); Big Mountain (Arapaho)
Synopsis
Short items about 4 Indian Chiefs.

Indexer Notes

In the picture in the middle is a signature looking like B. Vestel.

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

Tex Rainger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Savitt
Pencils
Sam Savitt
Inks
Sam Savitt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Destiny picked him...and the wild West trained him...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tex Rainger; Ace Rainger (Ranger chief); Snake Garvin (trainrobber)
Synopsis
An escaped train robber has come to pay back the Ranger chief for jailing him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

last appeared in Ranger Comics (Fiction House, 1942 series) #8

War Drums in the Huron Camp (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Starr
Letters
typeset

War Smoke (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Red Hand (Onondaga); Thunderstorm (Dakota); Chief Delche (Apache); Hunts-by-Night (Mandan); Dog Knife (Cheyenne)
Synopsis
Short items about assorted Indians.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Firehair / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
John Mitchell [as John Starr] (byline)
Pencils
Bob Webb
Inks
David Heames
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No longer will the Red men be cheated...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Firehair [Lynn Cabot]; Little Ax; Trader Carter; Trader Kain (villain)
Synopsis
A masked man and his renegades raid fur traders to take over their business.

Indexer Notes

Webb and Heames are credited on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and art is like their work on several Classics Illustrated stories. Most probably them. None of the other credited artists match.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. War Drums at Buffalo Bend
    Firehair
  2. 1. War Drums at Buffalo Bend
    Firehair
  3. 2. Raiders of the Wild
  4. 3. ["Destiny picked him...and the wild West trained him..."]
    Tex Rainger
  5. 4. War Drums in the Huron Camp
  6. 5. War Smoke
  7. 6. ["No longer will the Red men be cheated..."]
    Firehair
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