Four Color #1300 - The Comancheros
([February] 1962)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
?
On-sale date
1961-11-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Editing
Don Arneson
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 "THE COMANCHEROS, No. 1300." No code number. Copyright 1961 by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. Adapted from the 1961 movie "The Comancheros." On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


The Comancheros (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jake Cutter (photo of John Wayne); Paul Regret (photo of Stuart Whitman)
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The Comancheros (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jake Cutter (photo of John Wayne); Paul Regret (photo of Stuart Whitman); Pilar (photo of Ina Balin)
Synopsis
Preview of the story.
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Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Cast listing and five black and white photos from film.

The Comancheros (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edd Ashe ?
Inks
Edd Ashe ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jake Cutter; Paul Regret; Pilar; Sam Houston
Synopsis
After killing a man in a duel in Louisiana, Paul Regret flees to Texas. There he is captured by a Texas Ranger named Jake Cutter. After several escapes and re-captures, Regret saves Cutters' life and is pardoned by Texas President Sam Houston. Cutter and Regret then go undercover to try to break a gang running guns to hostile Comanches.
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from the movie "The Comancheros." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Comanche (Table of Contents: 3)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edd Ashe ?
Inks
Edd Ashe ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
Brief history of the Comanche Indians.
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Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Text with large illustration. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

[Texas Rangers] (Table of Contents: 4)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Text with illustration. This sequence is replaced by an ad on some copies. See Sequence 5.

Daisy B-B Gun Gift Ideas! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Comancheros
  2. 1. The Comancheros
  3. 2. The Comancheros
  4. 3. The Comanche
  5. 4. [Texas Rangers]
  6. 5. Daisy B-B Gun Gift Ideas!
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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