(March 1957)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
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

This issue has variants.

Indicia title is "LEE HUNTER, INDIAN FIGHTER, No. 779." Code number is I.F.O.S. #779-573. Copyright 1957 by Western Printing & Lithographing Co. First of two Lee Hunter Indian Fighter Four Colors.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lee Hunter Indian Fighter / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sam Savitt (painting)
Inks:
Sam Savitt (painting)
Colors:
Sam Savitt (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Hunter; Reb Stuart

Indexer Notes

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

[Introduction] (Table of Contents: 1)

Lee Hunter Indian Fighter / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Hunter; Reb Stuart; Col. Frost
Synopsis:
Introduction to series.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Illustrations surrounding typeset text.

War Drums at the Peace Council (Table of Contents: 2)

Lee Hunter Indian Fighter / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Bailey
Inks:
Ray Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Hunter (intro); Reb Stuart (intro); Col. Frost (intro)
Synopsis:
Shortly after the Civil War, Lee Hunter, a former Union cavalry officer, and Reb Stuart, former Confederate cavalry horseman, take civilian positions at Fort Defiance, near Indian Territory. In a meeting of several tribes for a peace council, Hunter and Stuart must keep Sioux warrior Standing Bear from starting a war with the Snake tribe.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First story of the series.

Ambushed (Table of Contents: 3)

Lee Hunter Indian Fighter / comic story / 16.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Bailey
Inks:
Ray Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lee Hunter; Reb Stuart; Col. Frost
Synopsis:
The Cavalry must move Red Bird's Cheyenne tribe to a new reservation; but are under orders to disarm the warriors during the trip. The rival Pawnees see this as an opportunity to ambush the travelers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on the back cover in color. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

[Fury!... The Stallion that Only an Orphan Boy Could Ride.] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Lee Hunter Indian Fighter
  2. 1. [Introduction]
    Lee Hunter Indian Fighter
  3. 2. War Drums at the Peace Council
    Lee Hunter Indian Fighter
  4. 3. Ambushed
    Lee Hunter Indian Fighter
  5. 4. [Fury!... The Stallion that Only an Orphan Boy Could Ride.]
    Fury
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