Four Color #737 - Milton Caniff's Steve Canyon
(October 1956)

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

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Milton Caniff's STEVE CANYON, No. 737." Code number is S.C.O.S. #737-5610. Copyright 1956 by Field Enterprises, Inc. Based on the "Steve Canyon" newspaper strip by Milton Caniff.

Mock Raid (Table of Contents)

Milton Caniff's Steve Canyon / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Steve Canyon
Keywords
civil defense; fighter jets; Grumann F9F Panther; helicopters; Kamen HH-43 Huskie

Indexer Notes

Pencils, inks, and colors credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Activities of the Civil Air Patrol (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; aviation
Synopsis
Facts about the Civil Air Patrol.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four panels and typeset text.

[Mock Air Raid] (Table of Contents: 2)

Steve Canyon / comic story / 33.7 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Ray Bailey; Milton Caniff (see notes)
Inks
Ray Bailey; Milton Caniff (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Steve Canyon; Tuck O'Tucker
Synopsis
Steve is on a special mission in Tuck's home town air base and takes Tuck along. Tuck joins the Civil Air Patrol. Steve involves the CAP as part of an Air Force training exercise involving secret F-109 jet interceptors. Two spies force down the plane Tuck is in and take its place in a duplicate plane in order to take photographs to sell to a foreign power.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on back cover in color. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." According to Alberto Becattini, Milton Caniff drew and inked Steve Canyon's heads; Ray Bailey did the rest of the art. Pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Script credit is from Paul Newman's record book.

Jungle Jim (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Jungle Jim / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mock Raid
    Milton Caniff's Steve Canyon
  2. 1. Activities of the Civil Air Patrol
  3. 2. [Mock Air Raid]
    Steve Canyon
  4. 3. Jungle Jim
    Jungle Jim
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