Four Color #265 - King of the Royal Mounted
(February 1950)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "KING of the ROYAL MOUNTED, No. 265." Code number is KING O.S. #265-502. Copyright 1944, 1945 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.

[Plot to Kill Prudence Plenty] (Table of Contents)

King of the Royal Mounted / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Gary (signed)
Inks
Jim Gary (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Sergeant King; Prudence Plenty
Reprints
Keywords
horses; Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Indexer Notes

Cover has the "This is a King Feature" bullet on it.

[Royal Canadian Mounted Police] (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jim Gary ?
Pencils
Jim Gary (signed)
Inks
Jim Gary (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Sergeant King
Synopsis
Facts about the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white. Text and illustrations.

[Beard, the Blind Beggar / Plot to Kill Prudence Plenty] (Table of Contents: 2)

King of the Royal Mounted / comic story / 50 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Gary
Pencils
Jim Gary
Inks
Jim Gary
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Sergeant King; Ivy; Beard, the Blind Beggar; Prudence Plenty; Desire; Pinky Dill
Synopsis
A man posing as a blind beggar robs and kills a messenger. He sets the city morgue on fire to cover his getaway. Beard leads King on a chase into the mountains. Beard is killed in a fire and King meets a girl who tells him Prudence Plenty is targeted for murder. King goes to see Miss Plenty and gets caught up in a plot to murder Miss Plenty.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black, red, and white and concludes on back cover in full color. Two plots that segue from one to the other. Says "by Zane Grey" in the logo box, but that is the same as "by Walt Disney." Also in logo box is "Produced by Stephen Slesinger, Inc."

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Plot to Kill Prudence Plenty]
    King of the Royal Mounted
  2. 1. [Royal Canadian Mounted Police]
  3. 2. [Beard, the Blind Beggar / Plot to Kill Prudence Plenty]
    King of the Royal Mounted
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