Four Color #1044 - Have Gun, Will Travel
(October-December 1959)

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

Indicia title is "HAVE GUN, WILL TRAVEL, No. 1044." Code number is H.G.W.T.O.S. #1044-5910. Copyright 1959 by Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. Third of three Have Gun, Will Travel Four Colors. Continues as Have Gun, Will Travel (Dell, 1960 series) #4 (January-March 1960). Based on the 1957-63 CBS TV series "Have Gun, Will Travel."

[The Missing Man] (Table of Contents)

Have Gun, Will Travel / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Paladin (photo of Richard Boone)
Reprints

The Missing Man / The Reluctant Rustler (Table of Contents: 1)

Have Gun, Will Travel / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo); Alberto Giolitti
Inks
? (photo); Alberto Giolitti
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Paladin (photo of Richard Boone)
Synopsis
Previews of the two stories in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. One photo. Two panels for each story with text underneath.

The Missing Man (Table of Contents: 2)

Have Gun, Will Travel / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Paladin
Synopsis
A wealthy scrap and junk dealer's daughter defies her father and hires Paladin to find her missing fiancé. Paladin finds him held captive in the midst of a fleet of abandoned ships in San Francisco Bay.

Indexer Notes

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

The Reluctant Rustler (Table of Contents: 3)

Have Gun, Will Travel / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Paladin
Synopsis
Paladin is summoned to help a lady rancher who is having small numbers of cattle stolen on a regular basis. Paladin recognizes her foreman as a former rustler and has to decide if he's gone straight, as he claims, or is part of the gang of rustlers.

Indexer Notes

Last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Rustler's Paradise: Hole in the Wall (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Butch Cassidy (cameo)
Synopsis
Facts about a remote Wyoming valley used as a hideout by outlaws.

Indexer Notes

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

San Francisco's Ships (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; history
Synopsis
Facts about ships left abandoned in San Francisco Bay when sailors jumped ship during the 1849 Gold Rush.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with text underneath.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Missing Man]
    Have Gun, Will Travel
  2. 1. The Missing Man / The Reluctant Rustler
    Have Gun, Will Travel
  3. 2. The Missing Man
    Have Gun, Will Travel
  4. 3. The Reluctant Rustler
    Have Gun, Will Travel
  5. 4. Rustler's Paradise: Hole in the Wall
  6. 5. San Francisco's Ships
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