(June 1937)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comics Magazine Company, Inc.
Editing
William Cook ?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard pre-Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Caveman Cowboy (Table of Contents)

Buck Bush / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joseph E. Buresch
Inks
Joseph E. Buresch
Colors
?
Letters
?

Table Of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joseph E. Buresch
Inks
Joseph E. Buresch
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

features a re-colored copy of the cover illustration, and a 1/3-page ad for Hohner Harmonicas.

The Caveman Cowboy (Table of Contents: 2)

Buck Bush / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph E. Buresch (signed)
Pencils
Joseph E. Buresch (signed)
Inks
Joseph E. Buresch (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Buck Bush (Sheriff)
Synopsis
A city girl comes to town looking for a tough guy to romance, and sets her sights on Buck Bush.

Chinese Cowboy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Burley [as R. A. Burly] (signed)
Pencils
Ray Burley [as R. A. Burly] (signed)
Inks
Ray Burley [as R. A. Burly] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
Chinese cook Sung Li visits a bar with some money to spend, and is preyed upon by bad men. He is saved by a local rancher, who gives him a job. The bad guys return for some robbery, but Sung Li returns the favor and saves the rancher.

Indexer Notes

black and white.

Weapons Of The West (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
William M. Allison [as W. M. Allison] (signed)
Pencils
William M. Allison [as W. M. Allison] (signed)
Inks
William M. Allison [as W. M. Allison] (signed)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Text with spot illustrations discussing the pistols and knives of the Old West, and questioning the lore of the marksmanship of the heroes of legend.

Tumbleweeds (Table of Contents: 5)

Tumbleweeds / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ross Martin (signed)
Pencils
William M. Allison [as W. M. Allison] (signed)
Inks
William M. Allison [as W. M. Allison] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dan Ryder
Synopsis
Dan Ryder and his horse Rex come to town just in time to help a cattleman who was bushwhacked by rustlers, and stays on help the Cattleman and thwart the bad guys.

Indexer Notes

black and white

Lobo-Dog (Table of Contents: 6)

Lobo-Dog / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Howard L. Hastings [as H. L. Hastings] (signed)
Pencils
Howard L. Hastings [as H. L. Hastings] (signed)
Inks
Howard L. Hastings [as H. L. Hastings] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
Cattleman Tom Morgan is bushwhacked by local Sheepmen for driving their sheep off of Tom's land. Tom's dog, Pard, brings help to Tom, then goes on a mission of revenge while Tom convalesces.

Dry Gulched (Table of Contents: 7)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Rodney Thomson
Inks
Rodney Thomson
Colors
?

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Color centerfold illustration drawn especially for Western Picture Stories.

The Outlaw's In-Law or 10,000 Bucks Ain't To Be Sneezed At (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Mc Namara [as G. G. Lewis] (signed)
Pencils
Tom Mc Namara [as G. G. Lewis] (signed)
Inks
Tom Mc Namara [as G. G. Lewis] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
The story of how notorious cattle-rustler Pedro the Scorpion is brought down by those he brutalized.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Sourkrout Bill and Spareribs / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George A. Beaty (signed)
Pencils
George A. Beaty (signed)
Inks
George A. Beaty (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Old Chief Charleyhoss has left his squaw...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sourkrout Bill; Spareribs (Bill's horse); Chief Charleyhoss
Synopsis
Sourkrout Bill, Spareribs, and Charleyhoss encounter the hostile Poopoo Indians while prospecting for gold.

Indexer Notes

black & white.

Wyatt Earp (Table of Contents: 10)

Famous Frontiersmen / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Burley
Pencils
Ray Burley
Inks
Ray Burley
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; western-frontier
Characters
Wyatt Earp
Synopsis
The life story of the famous law man.

Windy Parks Meets Billy The Kid (Table of Contents: 11)

Windy Parks / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Victor J. Dowling
Pencils
Victor J. Dowling
Inks
Victor J. Dowling
Letters
?

Characters
Windy Parks
Synopsis
Windy tells the tale of when he crossed paths with the infamous bad man, and taught him a thing or two about shooting.

Red's Newfangled Bronc (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock; George Filchock (signed)
Pencils
Martin Filchock; George Filchock (signed)
Inks
Martin Filchock; George Filchock (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
Red has a date with the school teacher, but is broke. He finds out he won a raffle for an automobile, but hasn't the foggiest idea what to do with it until the sheriff informs him that some notorious robbers are making a get-away, and that there is a reward on their heads.

Famous Comics in Colors (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Caveman Cowboy
    Buck Bush
  2. 1. Table Of Contents
  3. 2. The Caveman Cowboy
    Buck Bush
  4. 3. Chinese Cowboy
  5. 4. Weapons Of The West
  6. 5. Tumbleweeds
    Tumbleweeds
  7. 6. Lobo-Dog
    Lobo-Dog
  8. 7. Dry Gulched
  9. 8. The Outlaw's In-Law or 10,000 Bucks Ain't To Be Sneezed At
  10. 9. ["Old Chief Charleyhoss has left his squaw..."]
    Sourkrout Bill and Spareribs
  11. 10. Wyatt Earp
    Famous Frontiersmen
  12. 11. Windy Parks Meets Billy The Kid
    Windy Parks
  13. 12. Red's Newfangled Bronc
  14. 13. Famous Comics in Colors
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