Four Color #1155 - North to Alaska
([January-March] 1961)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1960-11-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Movie Classic
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "NORTH TO ALASKA, No. 1155." Interior code number is NORTH TO ALASKA O.S. #1155-6012. Copyright 1960 by 20th Century-Fox Film Corp.

"Movie Classic" on cover. Adapted from the 1960 movie "North to Alaska."

No month is given on the cover or in the indicia. Based on the copyright dates of this issue and others in the series released around the same time, one can determine that this issue was published with other Four Color issues bearing a "January-March" cover date.

On-sale date from 1961 Books and Pamphlets, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

North To Alaska (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Sam McCord (photo of John Wayne); Michelle Bonet [Angel Bonet] (photo of Capucine)

North to Alaska (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Characters
Sam McCord (photo of by John Wayne); Michelle Bonet [Angel Bonet] (photo of Capucine); George Pratt (photo of Stewart Granger); Frankie Canon (photo of Ernie Kovacs)
Synopsis
Preview of the story.

Indexer Notes

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

North To Alaska (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Morris Gollub
Inks
Morris Gollub
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Sam McCord; George Pratt; Michelle "Angel" Bonet; Frankie Canon; Billy Pratt
Synopsis
Sam McCord and George Pratt are partners in a gold strike in Nome City, Alaska. McCord goes to Seattle to bring back Pratt's fiancee. Finding her already married, McCord brings back a substitute, Michelle, a dance hall hostess. That doesn't go over well with Pratt. To complicate matters, a gambler has concocted a scheme to take possession of their gold mine.

Indexer Notes

Script submitted under the title "Go North" on May 21, 1960. Script credit provided by David Porta from "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title / compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott" (1985). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Adapted from the 1960 movie "North to Alaska."

Gold Rush Town (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Morris Gollub
Inks
Morris Gollub
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Brief description of Nome, Alaska, during the gold rush days.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath. Script submitted on May 26, 1960. Script credit provided by David Porta from "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title / compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott" (1985). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

North to Alaska (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Take These 4 Genuine Prehistoric Fossils... (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Audobon Nature Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. North To Alaska
  2. 1. North to Alaska
  3. 2. North To Alaska
  4. 3. Gold Rush Town
  5. 4. North to Alaska
  6. 5. Take These 4 Genuine Prehistoric Fossils...
    Audobon Nature Program
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