Lieutenant Blueberry #3 - General Golden Mane
(1991)

Marvel, 1991 Series
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Price
14.95 USD; 17.30 CAD
Pages
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Epic Comics
Brand
e; Epic Graphic Novel
ISBN
0-87135-742-9 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
024885235203 01
Editing
Jean-Marc Lofficier; Randy Lofficier; Marie Javins; Claudine Giraud; David Scroggy; Carl Potts
Color
Color
Dimensions
8.25" x 10.87" (20.9 cm x 27.6 cm)
Binding
Softcover
Publishing Format
Limited series

Issue Notes

No publication date given. The copyright date has been used in its stead. Full indicia is: "Epic(R) Graphic Novel: Lieutenant Blueberry 3 - General Golden Mane(TM). Story and Art Copyright (C) 1967 Dargaud Editeur, Jean-Michel Charlier & Jean Giraud. Translation Copyright (C) 1991 Starwatcher Graphics. All rights reserved... trademark of Jean-Michel Charlier & Jean Giraud. Originally printed by Dargaud Editeur. Printed in USA."


General Golden Mane (Table of Contents)

Blueberry / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors
?

Characters
General "Golden Mane" Allister
Synopsis
General "Golden Mane" Allister carries a flag into battle.
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Book Three: The Trail of the Sioux (Table of Contents: 1)

Blueberry / comic story / 46 pages (report information)

Script
Jean-Michel Charlier; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils
Jean Giraud (signed) [as GIR]
Inks
Jean Giraud (signed) [as GIR]
Colors
Jean Giraud [as GIR]
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
adventure; western-frontier
Characters
US Cavalry Lt. Mike Blueberry [Mike S. Donovan] AKA "Broken Nose"; Red Wooley; Jimmy McClure; General Dodge; General "Golden Mane" Allister; Jethro "Steelfingers" Drake; Sitting Bull; Crazy Horse (mentioned); Lakota and Cheyenne warriors; soldiers; thugs; townsfolk
Synopsis
Continuing... Blueberry is caught by Steelfingers and Indians, and stalls to protect the soldiers' $200K payroll. Jimmy and Red send a fake telegram of reinforcement on the way. The Indians, trusting "Broken Nose", let Blueberry free, but as he digs up the payroll, is robbed by Steelfingers. Sent back to town, Blueberry is accusing of stealing and will be lynched. Yet the Indians return the payroll, having killed Steelfingers for failing to deliver guns. All's well, until General Allister arrives and orders the army to wipe out the Indians!..
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Indexer Notes

General Dodge, Sitting Bull, and Crazy Horse are real historical figures. General "Golden Mane" Allister is a stand-in for General "Yellow Hair" Custer (as explained in afterword of "The End of the Trail".

Book Four: General Golden Mane (Table of Contents: 2)

Blueberry / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script
Jean-Michel Charlier; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils
Jean Giraud (signed) [as GIR]
Inks
Jean Giraud (signed) [as GIR]
Colors
Jean Giraud [as GIR]
Letters
Michael Heisler
Editing
Jean-Marc Lofficier; Randy Lofficier; Marie Javins; Claudine Giraud; David Scroggy; Carl Potts

Characters
US Cavalry Lt. Mike Blueberry [Mike S. Donovan] AKA "Broken Nose"; Red Wooley; Jimmy McClure; General "Golden Mane" Allister; Sitting Bull; Crazy Horse (mentioned); Lakota, Cheyenne, and Arapaho warriors; soldiers
Synopsis
Continuing... Out to make himself famous, and defying peace treaties, General Allister pushes the Army deep into Indian territory in bitter cold. Blueberry, branded a coward and traitor, and Red and Jimmy try to keep both soldiers and Indians alive as they scrap in firefights, cross icy rivers, and flounder in snow. Despite all obstacles, Blueberry gets a message out. Reinforcements drive off the Indians, and many lives are saved. But General Allister vows revenge on Blueberry. "FIN"
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. General Golden Mane
    Blueberry
  2. 1. Book Three: The Trail of the Sioux
    Blueberry
  3. 2. Book Four: General Golden Mane
    Blueberry
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