(November 1952)

Avon, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Avon Periodicals, Inc.
Brand
An Avon Publication
Editing
Sol Cohen
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Escapes the Death Trap (Table of Contents)

Jesse James / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jesse James
Reprints

Jesse James, Outlaw! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jesse James / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jesse James
Synopsis
Small pictures and synopses of all 3 Jesse James stories in the comic.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Escape the Death Trap (Table of Contents: 2)

Jesse James / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jesse James; Arapaho Charlie Beuder
Synopsis
Arapaho Charlie Beuder is accused of a bank robbery that Jesse James committed and Jesse comes back to town to free him.
Reprints

Operation: Jesse James! (Table of Contents: 3)

Jesse James / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Starr
Inks
Leonard Starr
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jesse James
Synopsis
The United States Army is after Jesse James.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Leonard Starr credit from the AC Website (http://www.accomics.com/accomics/westerns/otherwesterns_Bwestern.html)

Desert Guns (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sheriff Dan Wilks; Butch Hawkins
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One small illustration.

The Ghost Town Gunmen! (Table of Contents: 5)

Jesse James / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Starr
Inks
Leonard Starr
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jesse James
Synopsis
"Desperadoes and cut-throats had used the deserted settlement as a hideout -- until Jesse James led his band into a slam-bang fight to the finish with ... The Ghost Town Gunmen!" (from intro page).
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprint info and Leonard Starr credit from AC Comics website (http://www.accomics.com/accomics/westerns/otherwesterns_Bwestern.html).

The Gun Slingers (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Larsen
Inks
Howard Larsen
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sheriff Tom Jenkins; Jed Flint
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One small illustration.

Dutch Henry -- Dodge City's Cattle Collector (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Howard Larsen
Inks
Howard Larsen
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dutch Henry
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Robin Snyder's The Comics!, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Escapes the Death Trap
    Jesse James
  2. 1. Jesse James, Outlaw!
    Jesse James
  3. 2. Escape the Death Trap
    Jesse James
  4. 3. Operation: Jesse James!
    Jesse James
  5. 4. Desert Guns
  6. 5. The Ghost Town Gunmen!
    Jesse James
  7. 6. The Gun Slingers
  8. 7. Dutch Henry -- Dodge City's Cattle Collector
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Michael DeLisa
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jim Walls