Four Color #511 - Zane Grey's Outlaw Trail
(November 1953-January 1954)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Comic
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Zane Grey's OUTLAW TRAIL (The Border Legion), No. 511." Code number is Z.G.O.S. #511-5311. Copyright 1953 by Zane Grey, Inc.


Zane Grey's Outlaw Trail (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Joan Randle; Jim Cleve
Reprints

Zane Grey's Outlaw Trail (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Joan Randle; Jim Cleve; Jack Kells; Bill Hoadley; Gulden
Synopsis
Introduction to characters in the story.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Headshots plus typeset text.

Zane Grey's Outlaw Trail (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois (adaptation); Zane Grey (novel)
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Joan Randle; Jim Cleve; Jack Kells; Bill Hoadley; Gulden
Synopsis
Spurned by Joan Randle, Jim Cleve goes to join Jack Kells' gang of outlaws, the Border Legion. Joan follows Cleve, but gets captured by Kells. She poses as Kells' wife when the gang comes to get Kells to go to his ranch on the Idaho border. Cleve comes to join the gang right before they head to Adler Gulch, which has become a boom town because of discovery of a rich gold strike.

Indexer Notes

Adapts Zane Grey's 1916 novel "The Border Legion."

Gaylord Du Bois script credit as per page 181, Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books, Sorted by Title, compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott. Gaylord Du Bois script identification by David Porta.

Everett Raymond Kinstler pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on back cover in color.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Zane Grey's Outlaw Trail
  2. 1. Zane Grey's Outlaw Trail
  3. 2. Zane Grey's Outlaw Trail
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