(June 2016)

Boardman Books, 2014 Series
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Price
[none]
Pages
320
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Boardman Books
ISBN
978-0-692-72345-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780692723456 90000
Editing
Matthew Gore
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
7" x 10"
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bobby Benson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #1] (Table of Contents: 1)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Harka; Irish
Reprints

The Trail of the Rocket! (Table of Contents: 2)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson: Windy Wales; Tex Mason; Harka; Irish; Deucee; Fingers;
Synopsis
Bobby and Windy are taking the payroll back to the ranch. Windy wants to be a scientist, so he's bought a rocket for experiments.
Reprints

Roundup Racketeer! (Table of Contents: 3)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Harka; Irish; Herb Brazos; Pete Jarvis
Synopsis
With some phony land grants two villains lay claim to the water rights to the B-Bar-B ranch, and also attempt to steal the payroll.
Reprints
Keywords
water rights

Crooks in Cactus (Table of Contents: 4)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Characters
The Lemonade Kid [Mason] (Introduction); Harka; Buck Booley; Finger
Synopsis
After a bank robbery, Buck Booley and his gang hole up in an old dude ranch, but are found by the Lemonade Kid and Harka.
Reprints
Keywords
bank robbery; cactus; smoke signal

Indexer Notes

Lemonade Kid originally sequence added per Lou Mougin, July 2009. Additional information added November 2012.

The Lemonade Kid is the security officer of the B-Bar-B ranch.

The Lightning Trap! (Table of Contents: 5)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Irish
Synopsis
Someone is using a truck to steal cattle off the B-Bar-B ranch.
Reprints
Keywords
cattle rustling; locoweed

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #2] (Table of Contents: 6)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason
Reprints

Boy Killer? (Table of Contents: 7)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
?
Letters
?

Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Micky O'Hara; Hotshot
Synopsis
Mickey O'Hara, a juvenile delinquent, spends some time on the B-Bar-B ranch and learns friendship.
Reprints
Keywords
Indian wrestling; juvenile delinquent

Windy Wales, Singing Star of the Movies! (Table of Contents: 8)

Windy Wales / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
?
Letters
?

Characters
Windy Wales; Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Sylvester; Dakota; Roy Raleigh; Cherokee; Harka
Synopsis
Windy visits the set of a movie shooting near the ranch hoping to audition for a part but is confused for the star and kidnapped.
Reprints
Keywords
kidnapping; movie set

Indexer Notes

Signed bottom of the first panel.

The Great Balloon Trick! (Table of Contents: 9)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
?
Letters
?

Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Hero (Bobby's dog); Windy Wales; Irish
Synopsis
Bobby buys an old Indian coup stick at an auction but soon two criminals are coming after it for the treasure hidden inside.
Reprints
Keywords
auction; coup stick; weather balloon

The Quicksand Trail! (Table of Contents: 10)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Lemonade Kid (security officer for the US government); El Pesimo; Juan; Carlos
Synopsis
In an attempt to find his way thru a maze of quicksand, The Lemonade Kid leaves a trail of phosphorus as he tracks a band of horse rustlers.
Reprints
Keywords
horse rustlers; phosphorus; quicksand; Sierra Madre mountains

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #3] (Table of Contents: 11)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Inks
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson
Reprints

Bobby Benson and the Man-Eating Tiger! (Table of Contents: 12)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell ?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Tuck; Pry; Windy Wales
Synopsis
Two bad guys let a circus tiger loose to cause a commotion so they can rob the circus box office.
Reprints
Keywords
circus; tiger

Indexer Notes

Bob Powell credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who, however story is not signed and most Powell stories from this era are signed. Artwork resembles Powell.

The Test of Grit! (Table of Contents: 13)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell ?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Hunker Gibbs; Windy Wales; Sheriff Barnes; Harka; Michael Murphy; Martha Murphy
Synopsis
Tex and Harka track down the gang that has been robbing the ranches in the area.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bob Powell credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who, however story is not signed and most Powell stories from this era are signed. Artwork resembles Powell.

The Golden Palomino (Table of Contents: 14)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell ?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Amigo; Tex Mason; Hank Horse-Thief; Harka; Windy Wales; Irish
Synopsis
Bobby saves the life of a golden Palomino and in return, the horse saves his life when he is attacked by a Mountain Lion. He names the horse Amigo.
Reprints
Keywords
mountain lion

Indexer Notes

Bob Powell credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who, however story is not signed and most Powell stories from this era are signed. Artwork resembles Powell. Website for AC Comics reprint states artwork is by Powell.

The Invisible Death! (Table of Contents: 15)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils
Bob Powell [as Powell] (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell [as Powell] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid [Tex Mason]; Harka; Ross
Synopsis
The Lemonade Kid finds a secret laboratory housing a flying saucer in the middle of a burned-out volcano, but when the laboratory gets bombed, the volcano becomes active.
Reprints
Keywords
flying saucer; lava; radiation; volcano

Indexer Notes

Gardner Fox credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #4] (Table of Contents: 16)

The Lemonade Kid / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid
Reprints
Keywords
spider; spider web

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, June 2014.

The Mystery Herd! (Table of Contents: 17)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Irish; Harka
Synopsis
Sick cattle mysteriously appear in the B-Bar-B herd.
Reprints
Keywords
cattle rustling

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from The Avenger Number Zero (AC, 1996 series) #0

The Death Saw (Table of Contents: 18)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Schutzer ?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Belinda "Flutter" Bryane; Pomeroy; Amigo (Bobby's Horse); Tex Mason; Irish; Windy Wales
Synopsis
Pomeroy tries to swindle ranch owner Belinda Bryane out of the oil rights to her land.
Reprints
Keywords
land rights; oil; oil well; saw mill

The Webs of Doom! (Table of Contents: 19)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lemonade Kid; The Spider (villain, introduction); Don Carlos; Lolita
Synopsis
The Spider has stolen an entire train full of gold and other items, but the Lemonade Kid tracks him down.
Reprints
Keywords
train robbery

The Cowboy Kid Posse! (Table of Contents: 20)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Matt Watkins; Sheriff Warren; Wilkins; Windy Wales; Bobby Benson; Crisco; Diego
Synopsis
When Matt Watkins escapes from jail Bobby Benson and his classmates help recapture him.
Reprints
Keywords
jail break; posse

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #5] (Table of Contents: 21)

The Lemonade Kid / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
Keywords
helicopter

Detour to Danger! (Table of Contents: 22)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Handlebar; Bug; Lank; Bobby Benson; Harka; Windy Wales; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Tex Mason; Irish
Synopsis
Handlebar and his gang decide to rob a bus in the same way that stagecoaches used to be robbed.
Reprints

The Plundering Phantoms (Table of Contents: 23)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid [Tex Mason]; Don Pedro Garcia Hernandez; The Phantoms (gang of thieves)
Synopsis
The Phantoms, a gang of thieves, have been stealing from people, then disappearing without leaving any tracks.
Reprints
Keywords
bank robbery; helicopter

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

'Pow' Wow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Pow' Wow tired walking all day!
Genre
humor
Characters
'Pow' Wow
Synopsis
'Pow' Wow hitchhikes.
Reprints
Keywords
hitchhiking; Native American

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Windy Wales / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Uncle Windy, tell us again...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Windy Wales; Tex Mason; Bobby Benson
Synopsis
Windy tells a tall tale about giant ants.
Reprints
Keywords
ants

Bobby Wins His Spurs! (Table of Contents: 26)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Windy Wales; Irish; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Mike Tarr; Tex Mason; Butch; Pokey
Synopsis
Mike Tarr and his gang try to steal horses from the B-Bar-B herd.
Reprints
Keywords
horse thief; spurs

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #6] (Table of Contents: 27)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Windy Wales
Reprints

Trial by Night (Table of Contents: 28)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Mr. Samson; Lefty Samson; Mug Jenkins
Synopsis
Tex and Bobby give a bank robber a second chance to go straight.
Reprints
Keywords
bank robbery

The Mystery of Juan Garcia's Pick! (Table of Contents: 29)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Windy Wales; Irish; Tex Mason; Harka; Lem; Kim
Synopsis
Bobby finds a strange pick on the ground that leads to a buried treasure.
Reprints
Keywords
gold; treasure map

Brain Storm (Table of Contents: 30)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid [Tex Mason]; The Brain; Jim Matson; Harka
Synopsis
The Brian uses her gang to break Jim Matson out of jail, but soon The Lemonade Kid and Harka are on their trail.
Reprints

The Capture of Amigo (Table of Contents: 31)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Sheriff Dodds; Irish; Jed; Hank; Harka
Synopsis
After Bobby's horse Amigo wins a race and is declared the fastest horse in the county, two robbers decide to steal Amigo so they can outrun Sheriff Dodds.
Reprints
Keywords
county fair; horse race; horse thief

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #7] (Table of Contents: 32)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason
Reprints
Keywords
Native American

The Poison Peril (Table of Contents: 33)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Harka; Pop Remson; Deena Remson; "Flush" Remson; Professor Fisk
Synopsis
Pop Remson's brother "Flush" arrives from Australia and kills Pop for his farm. Bobby and the crew of the B-Bar-B ranch stop "Flush" from killing Pop's daughter Deena.
Reprints

Live Bullets from Ghost Town (Table of Contents: 34)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Harka; windy Wales; Tex Mason; Irish; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Jeff
Synopsis
Bobby and his men discover the secret behind the ghosts in an abandoned Pueblo village.
Reprints
Keywords
adobe; ghost; Pueblo Indians

B-Bar-B Home Range (Table of Contents: 35)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

A map of the B-Bar-B Rider's home range.

The Trail of King Smokey! (Table of Contents: 36)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lemonade Kid [Tex Mason]; King Smokey (buffalo); Ramiros; Jim Howley
Synopsis
Spies from Mexico take advantage of a hole in the fence created by King Smokey to travel from Mexico into the US to get stolen plans for the Hydrogen bomb and return to Mexico. But King Smokey and the Lemonade Kid put a stop to their plan.
Reprints
Keywords
buffalo; Bureau of Animal Industry; hoof and mouth disease; spies

Tip-Off to Trouble (Table of Contents: 37)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Jansen; Barney; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Windy Wales
Synopsis
Jenson has built secret passageways into his hotel that allow him to spy on his customers and know which to rob on the trail the next day.
Reprints
Keywords
hotel; secret passageway

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #8] (Table of Contents: 38)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Verified cover art ID and removed question marks. Gene Reed - 12/8/2010

Crime in Masquerade! (Table of Contents: 39)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Memling ?
Pencils
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Inks
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Nick Poyden; Celia Holmes; Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Irish; Harka
Synopsis
Bobby and his men travel back East to participate in a rodeo. Nick Poyden and his gang dress up as Tex, Windy and Irish to rob the rodeo box office.
Reprints
Keywords
rodeo

Indexer Notes

Carl Memling credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Loco Steers! (Table of Contents: 40)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Memling ?
Pencils
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Inks
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Mr. Cameron; Tex Mason; Jim Norton; Windy Wales; Irish; Harka
Synopsis
Mr. Cameron always buys his rodeo steers from the B-Bar-B but Jim Norton and his men sabotage the B-Bar-B herd to try to get Mr. Cameron to buy their steers instead.
Reprints
Keywords
locoweed; longhorn

Indexer Notes

Carl Memling credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Terror's Triggerman! (Table of Contents: 41)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Inks
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid [Tex Mason]; Tommy "The Gun" Griggs; Big Bill
Synopsis
Tommy "The Gun" Griggs escapes from the police in Chicago and comes to the Southwest where he continues robbing banks, until the Lemonade Kid stops him.
Reprints
Keywords
Chicago; desert; mobster; organized crime; tommygun

Indexer Notes

Gardner Fox credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

A Man-Sized Job! (Table of Contents: 42)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Memling ?
Pencils
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Inks
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Dave Bryson; Tex Mason; Harka; Ed Slade
Synopsis
Ed Slade has the biggest ranch in the valley but he wants to take over the whole valley and begins to run other ranchers out.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Carl Memling credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #9] (Table of Contents: 43)

The Lemonade Kid / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Frazetta
Inks
Frank Frazetta
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid
Reprints
Keywords
wrestling

Indexer Notes

Frazetta credit from Greg Theakston's "Frank Frazetta Comic Art Bibliography." Gary Watson originally credited Bob Powell, citing that the cowboy in the lower right corner looks like a Powell pose, but Nick Caputo suggests the resemblance is due to the cover being based on the splash page of "The Terrible Three" which Powell drew.

Sky Rustlers! (Table of Contents: 44)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Windy Wales
Synopsis
Bobby discovers a group of cattle rustlers who are using a helicopter and a cargo plane to steal cattle.
Reprints
Keywords
cattle rustling; helicopter

The Terror of the Big Top! (Table of Contents: 45)

Windy Wales / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Windy Wales; Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Spirelli; Bones; Slick; Clancy; Irish; Harka
Synopsis
The circus is in town and Bobby and his ranch hands go to visit Tex's friend Spirelli who works the trapeze.
Reprints
Keywords
circus; trapeze

Jail Break to Vengeance! (Table of Contents: 46)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Hero (Bobby's dog); "Ditch" Lawton; Tex Mason; Harka; Windy Wales; Irish
Synopsis
"Ditch" Lawton breaks out of prison and seeks revenge on Bobby Benson and the B-Bar-B riders.
Reprints
Keywords
prison break; stampede

The Terrible Three! (Table of Contents: 47)

The Lemonade Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid [Tex Mason]; Captain Jim Graham; The Monster; Bigfists; Forty-Five; Mary Graham
Synopsis
The Lemonade Kid shows the kids of a slum that their "heroes" are just cowards and bullies.
Reprints
Keywords
boxing; wrestling

[Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #10] (Table of Contents: 48)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
Keywords
half track

Traitor's Trail! (Table of Contents: 49)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Windy Wales; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Harka; Mark; Irish
Synopsis
Windy and Bobby are captured by enemy agents who plan to start a war with the United States.
Reprints
Keywords
fifth column; half track; hand grenade

Movie Plot! (Table of Contents: 50)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Windy Wales; Greg; Arab (horse); Mr. Walton; Mr. Connerton; Amigo (Bobby's horse); Lucky; Tex Mason
Synopsis
While watching a movie being shot on the B-Bar-B ranch, Bobby discovers that the bad guys in the film are not actors when they steal the prize horse, Arab.
Reprints
Keywords
horse thief; movie set

Guns Talk Loud in Spooktown! (Table of Contents: 51)

Lemonade Kid / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid [Tex Mason]; Pete
Synopsis
The Lemonade Kid stumbles onto a gang of crooks using a tunnel from a ghost town into Mexico to smuggle diamonds.
Reprints
Keywords
diamonds; ghost town; Mexico; smuggling

The Guns Sing Vengeance! (Table of Contents: 52)

Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bobby Benson; Tex Mason; Bull Jarris; Windy Wales; Irish; Harka; Cy Maclain; Amigo (Bobby's horse)
Synopsis
A strange cowpoke joins up with the B-Bar-B riders for a few days and helps them stop Bull Jarris from rustling their cattle.
Reprints
Keywords
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The Lemonade Kid Meets the Monster! (Table of Contents: 53)

The Lemonade Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Frazetta
Inks
Frank Frazetta
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lemonade Kid
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Keywords
wrestling

Indexer Notes

Frazetta credit from Greg Theakston's "Frank Frazetta Comic Art Bibliography." Gary Watson originally credited Bob Powell, citing that the cowboy in the lower right corner looks like a Powell pose, but Nick Caputo suggests the resemblance is due to the cover being based on the splash page of "The Terrible Three" which Powell drew.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bobby Benson
  2. 1. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #1]
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  3. 2. The Trail of the Rocket!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  4. 3. Roundup Racketeer!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  5. 4. Crooks in Cactus
    The Lemonade Kid
  6. 5. The Lightning Trap!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  7. 6. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #2]
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  8. 7. Boy Killer?
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  9. 8. Windy Wales, Singing Star of the Movies!
    Windy Wales
  10. 9. The Great Balloon Trick!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  11. 10. The Quicksand Trail!
    The Lemonade Kid
  12. 11. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #3]
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  13. 12. Bobby Benson and the Man-Eating Tiger!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  14. 13. The Test of Grit!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  15. 14. The Golden Palomino
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  16. 15. The Invisible Death!
    The Lemonade Kid
  17. 16. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #4]
    The Lemonade Kid
  18. 17. The Mystery Herd!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  19. 18. The Death Saw
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  20. 19. The Webs of Doom!
    The Lemonade Kid
  21. 20. The Cowboy Kid Posse!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  22. 21. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #5]
    The Lemonade Kid
  23. 22. Detour to Danger!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  24. 23. The Plundering Phantoms
    The Lemonade Kid
  25. 24. ["'Pow' Wow tired walking all day!"]
    'Pow' Wow
  26. 25. ["Gee, Uncle Windy, tell us again..."]
    Windy Wales
  27. 26. Bobby Wins His Spurs!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  28. 27. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #6]
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  29. 28. Trial by Night
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  30. 29. The Mystery of Juan Garcia's Pick!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  31. 30. Brain Storm
    The Lemonade Kid
  32. 31. The Capture of Amigo
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  33. 32. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #7]
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  34. 33. The Poison Peril
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  35. 34. Live Bullets from Ghost Town
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  36. 35. B-Bar-B Home Range
  37. 36. The Trail of King Smokey!
    The Lemonade Kid
  38. 37. Tip-Off to Trouble
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  39. 38. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #8]
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  40. 39. Crime in Masquerade!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  41. 40. Loco Steers!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  42. 41. Terror's Triggerman!
    The Lemonade Kid
  43. 42. A Man-Sized Job!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  44. 43. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #9]
    The Lemonade Kid
  45. 44. Sky Rustlers!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  46. 45. The Terror of the Big Top!
    Windy Wales
  47. 46. Jail Break to Vengeance!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  48. 47. The Terrible Three!
    The Lemonade Kid
  49. 48. [Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders #10]
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  50. 49. Traitor's Trail!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  51. 50. Movie Plot!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  52. 51. Guns Talk Loud in Spooktown!
    Lemonade Kid
  53. 52. The Guns Sing Vengeance!
    Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders
  54. 53. The Lemonade Kid Meets the Monster!
    The Lemonade Kid
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