Four Color #1220 - Gunslinger
(September-November 1961)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1961-06-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell [stamp]
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Gunslinger, No. 1220." Code number is GUNSLINGER O.S. #1220-618. Copyright 1961 by Emirau Productions, Inc. Based on the 1961 TV series "Gunslinger."
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Gunslinger / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cord (photo of Tony Young)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Gunslinger / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky; ? (photograph)
Inks
Mike Peppe; ? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cord (photo of Tony Young)
Synopsis
Preview of the two stories in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. One photo and four panels reprinted from the stories with typeset text underneath. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Bullets for Braves (Table of Contents: 2)

Gunslinger / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cord; Pico McGuire; Billy Urchin; Amby Hollister; Captain Wingate
Synopsis
Cord, a gunslinger hired to do jobs outside the Army's jurisdiction, and his partner Pico are sent by the Army post commander to to find who is selling Indians rifles and ammunition.

Indexer Notes

Intro to the series. The main character is only identified by one name. Pencils, ink, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

The Night Raider (Table of Contents: 3)

Gunslinger / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cord; Billy Urchin; Amby Hollister
Synopsis
Cord, Amby, and Billy spend the night in Amby's store to find out who's been stealing chewing tobacco from her storeroom.

Indexer Notes

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

The Renegade Sergeant (Table of Contents: 4)

Gunslinger / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowksy
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cord; Pico McGuire; Billy Urchin; Captain Wingate
Synopsis
Cord and Pico are sent across the Rio Grande river into Mexico to hunt down a renegade Army sergeant who is using "by-the-book" Army tactics to lead a gang of bandits.

Indexer Notes

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

Indian Bullets (Table of Contents: 5)

Gunslinger / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
Facts about Indians' ingenuity in converting discarded Army rifle shells into reloadable ammunition.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath. The Gunslinger logo appears, but the sequence has no direct connection to the feature. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Civilians on the Post (Table of Contents: 6)

Gunslinger / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
Facts about civilians who lived on western Army posts.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. The Gunslinger logo appears, but the sequence has no direct connection to the feature. This sequence is replaced by an ad for 204 Revolutionary Was Soldiers in some issues.

204 Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Gunslinger
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Gunslinger
  3. 2. Bullets for Braves
    Gunslinger
  4. 3. The Night Raider
    Gunslinger
  5. 4. The Renegade Sergeant
    Gunslinger
  6. 5. Indian Bullets
    Gunslinger
  7. 6. Civilians on the Post
    Gunslinger
  8. 7. 204 Revolutionary War Soldiers
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
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