Four Color #921 - Wyatt Earp
(June 1958)

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

Indicia title is "WYATT EARP, No. 921. Code number is W.E.O.S. #921-586. Copyright 1958 by Wyatt Earp Enterprises, Inc. Cover title is "Hugh O'Brian as the famous marshal Wyatt Earp." Based on "The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp" TV series. Third of three Wyatt Earp Four Color issues. Continues as Hugh O'Brian, Famous Marshal Wyatt Earp #4 (September-November 1958).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wyatt Earp / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp (photo of Hugh O'Brian)
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Town-Tamer (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp (photo of Hugh O'Brian)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Two photos and typeset text. Introduction to series.

Tunnel of Terror (Table of Contents: 2)

The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
Russ Manning

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp; Hal Norton
Synopsis
Five years after they robbed the Dodge City Bank of $50,000, the Kade brothers are paroled. They come back to Dodge and pretend to become respectable barbers while they are trying to recover the loot from the robbery.
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Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Tiny Trouble (Table of Contents: 3)

The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
Russ Manning

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp; Hal Norton
Synopsis
"Tiny" Norton loses his temper when he is made fun of because of his shortness. He gains the town's respect when he's the only one small enough to make his way through a mine shaft after an explosion and rescue the injured men.
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Indexer Notes

"Russ" and "Doe" appear on a sign in the first panel. Script, pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

No Call for the Marshal (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
How an old farmer got the best of a cattle drive's trail boss in a fist fight.
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Indexer Notes

Panels with typeset text underneath. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Free Gold (Table of Contents: 5)

The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
Russ Manning

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp; Hal Norton
Synopsis
Lone Bear comes to town with a large bag of gold to buy supplies for his tribe. Two bandits ambush him and force him to tell where he got the gold. The gold mine is on the Roy Zelkey ranch and the two come up with a scheme to frame Zelkey's son for horse stealing, so that there would be no one at the ranch to stop them from mining the gold.
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Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Wyatt's Information Center (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
Russ Manning

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp
Synopsis
How Wyatt Earp used the Dodge City livery stable to gather information about newcomers and travelers in town.
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Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Panels with typeset text underneath. Script, pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Drummers of Dodge (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
The life of traveling salesmen ("drummers") in the old West.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

No Guns in Dodge (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp
Synopsis
How Wyatt Earp enforced his "no guns in Dodge" policy.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. "Manning" appears on a sign in panel one. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wyatt Earp
  2. 1. Town-Tamer
    Wyatt Earp
  3. 2. Tunnel of Terror
    The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
  4. 3. Tiny Trouble
    The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
  5. 4. No Call for the Marshal
  6. 5. Free Gold
    The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
  7. 6. Wyatt's Information Center
  8. 7. Drummers of Dodge
  9. 8. No Guns in Dodge
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