Four Color #924 - Colt .45
(August 1958)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1958
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "COLT .45, No. 924." Code number is COLT.45 O.S. #924-588. Copyright 1958 by Warner Bros. Pictures., Inc. Based on the "Colt .45" TV series.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Colt .45 / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Chris Colt (photo of Wayde Preston)
Reprints

Chris Colt (Table of Contents: 1)

Colt .45 / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Chris Colt (photo of Wayde Preston)

Indexer Notes

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

Decoy (Table of Contents: 2)

Colt .45 / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Bill Ziegler
Inks
Bill Ziegler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Chris Colt; El Charro
Synopsis
Chris Colt crosses into Mexico to try to learn the identity of a bandit named El Charro.

Indexer Notes

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

Explosion at Eagle Canyon (Table of Contents: 3)

Colt .45 / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Bill Ziegler (signed as Z)
Inks
Bill Ziegler (signed as Z)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Chris Colt
Synopsis
Colt is sent to Fort Kiowa to keep the secret of a powerful new explosive from being stolen.

Indexer Notes

Initial "Z" is in the first panel. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Some Early Colts (Table of Contents: 4)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Depictions of the various models of Colt revolvers.

Indexer Notes

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

Success Story (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Samuel Colt
Synopsis
How Samuel Colt developed his gun manufacturing business.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. 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]
    Colt .45
  2. 1. Chris Colt
    Colt .45
  3. 2. Decoy
    Colt .45
  4. 3. Explosion at Eagle Canyon
    Colt .45
  5. 4. Some Early Colts
  6. 5. Success Story
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