Tim McCoy #21
(August 1949)

Charlton, 1948 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1949-07-05 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Charlton Comics Inc.
Editing
Charles J. Levy; Charles Santangelo

Issue Notes

On sale date taken from a stamp on the cover of copy found in Digital Comic Museum.
Back cover of this issue is an ad for a wallet.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tim McCoy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Sherman (signed); ? (photograph)
Inks
Lee Sherman (signed); ? (photograph)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim McCoy; Johnny Mack Brown (photograph)

Indexer Notes

The drawing of Tim McCoy's head is based on the black & white photograph on the back cover of issue #16.

Western Aces (Table of Contents: 1)

Western Stars / Western Aces / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Pencils
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Inks
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier; biography
Characters
Buck Jones
Synopsis
Bio of Buck Jones.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Gunman From Bodie (Table of Contents: 2)

Tim McCoy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
James McKell (signed)
Pencils
James McKell (signed)
Inks
James McKell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim McCoy (U.S. Marshal); U.S. Marshal Buck Roberts; Mary Borden; Sam Wyatt; Bill Cook; Crane; Sheriff Cox; Tom Gibbs (corpse); Mary Gibbs (corpse); the Gibbs' infant daughter; Joe Martin
Synopsis
Adapts the 1941 Monogram Pictures feature, "The Gunman From Bodie", starring Tim McCoy.

Col. Tim McCoy Explains Indian Sign Language (Table of Contents: 3)

Tim McCoy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mario DeMarco
Inks
Mario DeMarco
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim McCoy

Col. Tim McCoy Tells about Dodge City (Table of Contents: 4)

Tim McCoy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Inks
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim McCoy

Sam Houston - The Texas Tornado (Table of Contents: 5)

From the Scrapbook of Col. Tim McCoy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sam Houston
Synopsis
Bio of Sam Houston.

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

Pecos Bill / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Clint Harmon (credited as Clinton Harmon) (signed as Clinton Harmon)
Pencils
Clint Harmon (credited as Clinton Harmon) (signed as Clinton Harmon)
Inks
Clint Harmon (credited as Clinton Harmon) (signed as Clinton Harmon)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yessir, ah is gettin' ta be th' best cowpoke in th' West!
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Pecos Bill; Monwell; Isidore; Doc Crabtree

Indexer Notes

Feature continues in Cowboy Western Comics (Charlton, 1948 series) #29 (October 1950).

Bulldogging (Table of Contents: 7)

Rodeo Facts with Col. Tim McCoy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Pencils
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Inks
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim McCoy
Synopsis
Explains what "bulldogging" is at a rodeo.

Trails End (Table of Contents: 8)

Johnny Mack Brown; Max Terhune / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Sherman (signed)
Pencils
Lee Sherman (signed)
Inks
Lee Sherman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Johnny; Alibi; Joe Stuart (death); Laurie Stuart; Bill Cameron; Sheriff; Henry Porter; Drake; Kettering
Synopsis
Adapts the 1949 Monogram Picture, "Trails End", starring Jonny Mack Brown as Johnny Mack, Max Terhune as Alibi, Kay Morley as Laurie Stuart, Douglas Evans as Mel Porter, and Zon Murray as Clem Kettering.

The Rifle Renegades! (Table of Contents: 9)

Tim McCoy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim McCoy; Mosey Erlong; Sheriff Steve

Western Stars (Table of Contents: 10)

Western Stars / Western Aces / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Pencils
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Inks
Mario DeMarco (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier; biography
Characters
Rod Cameron
Synopsis
Bio of Rod Cameron.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tim McCoy
  2. 1. Western Aces
    Western Stars / Western Aces
  3. 2. The Gunman From Bodie
    Tim McCoy
  4. 3. Col. Tim McCoy Explains Indian Sign Language
    Tim McCoy
  5. 4. Col. Tim McCoy Tells about Dodge City
    Tim McCoy
  6. 5. Sam Houston - The Texas Tornado
    From the Scrapbook of Col. Tim McCoy
  7. 6. ["Yessir, ah is gettin' ta be th' best cowpoke in th' West!"]
    Pecos Bill
  8. 7. Bulldogging
    Rodeo Facts with Col. Tim McCoy
  9. 8. Trails End
    Johnny Mack Brown; Max Terhune
  10. 9. The Rifle Renegades!
    Tim McCoy
  11. 10. Western Stars
    Western Stars / Western Aces
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Nick Caputo
  • John Censullo
  • Peter Croome
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Richard Smith
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)