Four Color #651 - Luke Short's King Colt
(September 1955)

Dell, 1942 Series
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0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Luke Short's KING COLT, No. 651." Code number is K.C.O.S. #651-559. Copyright 1955 by Frederick D. Glidden.

Luke Short's King Colt (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Johnny Hendry
Reprints

A Pledge to Parents (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

King Colt (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 33.7 pages (report information)

Script
Luke Short (original story); ? (comic adaptation)
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Johnny Hendry; Hank Bender; Turk Hebron; Bailey Blue (villain); Major Fitz (villain)
Synopsis
An old prospector fakes his death after an ambush attempt, which sets in motion a complex struggle for control of Cosmos County as cattleman Major Fitz and corrupt sheriff Baily Blue face off against former deputy Johnny Hendry and his two sidekicks.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on the inside back cover in black and white and concludes on the back cover in color. Adapted from the 1937 novel "King Colt" by Luke Short. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Zane Grey's Stories of the West / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Luke Short's King Colt
  2. 1. A Pledge to Parents
  3. 2. King Colt
  4. 3. ["He Was After A Valley Of Wild Horses..."]
    Zane Grey's Stories of the West
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