Four Color #970 - Lawman
(February 1959)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
?
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

Indicia title is "LAWMAN, No. 970." Code number is LAWMAN.O.S. #970-592. Copyright 1958 by Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. Based on the "Lawman" TV series.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lawman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dan Troop (photo of John Russell); Johnny McKay (photo of Peter Brown)

[John Russell pinup] (Table of Contents: 1)

Lawman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)

Characters
Dan Troop (photo of John Russell)
Synopsis
Posed photo of John Russell, playing Dan Troop, loading a revolver.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Full-page photo with "autograph" by John Russell.

The Deputy (Table of Contents: 2)

Lawman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dan Troop; Johnny McKay; Tom Pike; Carl Shoemaker; Walt Hawks; Lacy Hawks; Flynn Hawks; Mrs. Lemp
Synopsis
After Laramie's marshal is shot and killed, Dan Troop comes from Abilene to take the job as marshal in the lawless town. His first task is to get a deputy and the second is to find who killed his predecessor.
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Indexer Notes

Introduction and first story of feature. Based on The Lawman TV pilot which aired 5 October 1958, teleplay by Dean Riesner, which was adapted from the 1958 novel "Trouble Rides Tall" by Harry Whittington

Trial by Fury (Table of Contents: 3)

Lawman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Spiegle [as DS] (signed)
Inks
Dan Spiegle [as DS] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dan Troop; Johnny McKay
Synopsis
Len Dawson saves Dan Troop from a landslide, even though Troop and McKay are tracking him for an alleged killing. After bringing Dawson to jail, Troop tries to find evidence that could clear Dawson.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Initials "DS" are in the first panel. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

[Peter Brown pinup] (Table of Contents: 4)

Lawman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)

Characters
Johnny McKay (photo of Peter Brown)
Synopsis
Head and shoulders photo of Peter Brown, playing Johnny McKay.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Full page photo with "autograph" by Peter Brown.

Lawman Dan Troop...Marshal (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Lawman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Lawman
  2. 1. [John Russell pinup]
    Lawman
  3. 2. The Deputy
    Lawman
  4. 3. Trial by Fury
    Lawman
  5. 4. [Peter Brown pinup]
    Lawman
  6. 5. Lawman Dan Troop...Marshal
    Lawman
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