Four Color #789 - Max Brand's Silvertip Valley Thieves
(April 1957)

Dell, 1942 Series
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0.10 USD
Pages
36
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Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Max Brand's SILVERTIP, No. 789; VALLEY THIEVES." Code number is SILVERTIP O.S. #789-574. Copyright 1957 by Dodd, Mead & Company, Inc. Eighth of ten Silvertip Four Colors.
This issue has variants:

Valley Thieves (Table of Contents)

Max Brand's Silvertip / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Morris Gollub (painting)
Inks
Morris Gollub (painting)
Colors
Morris Gollub (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Silvertip; Frosty (wolf)
Reprints

[Cast of Characters] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Silvertip; Taxi; Harry Clonmel; Sam Fisk (villain)
Synopsis
Preview of the story.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four illustrations with typeset text.

Silvertip and the Valley Thieves (Table of Contents: 2)

Silvertip / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Silvertip; Taxi; Harry Clonmel; Sam Fisk (villain); Parade (horse); Frosty (wolf)
Synopsis
A young giant, Harry Clonmel, all six-feet, five inches of him, comes to the west seeking Silvertip. Meanwhile Silvertip's deadly enemy Sam Fisk has escaped from jail and is seeking revenge. Silvertip's horse, Parade, and his wolf, Frosty, are taken hostage by the Cary clan in a remote valley and Silvertip, Clonmel, and Taxi must free them.

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the 1933 novel "Valley Thieves" by Max Brand.

Wolves (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; animal
Synopsis
Facts about wolves.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath.

Horse Training (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; animal
Synopsis
Directions on teaching a horse two simple tricks.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Valley Thieves
    Max Brand's Silvertip
  2. 1. [Cast of Characters]
    Silvertip
  3. 2. Silvertip and the Valley Thieves
    Silvertip
  4. 3. Wolves
  5. 4. Horse Training
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