(1964)

World Distributors, 1964 Series
 
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
World Distributors (Manchester) Limited
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Bonanza / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Ben Cartwright; Adam Cartwright; Jose Cartwright; Little Joe Cartwright

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

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credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Book title and publisher details in black type.

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statement of ownership / 1 page (report information)

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table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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Typewritten table of contents.

The Caballero (Table of Contents: 5)

Bonanza / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ben; Little Joe; Lucy Mather; John Mather; Rudolfo Chavez [Tiburico Vasquez]
Synopsis
Escorting a neighbor girl, Ben Cartwright barely saves them from a forest fire. Escaping with them is Rudolfo Chavez, who joins a posse hunting down bank robber Tiburico Vasquez and kills two of the bandits. He later holds Lucy Mather and Little Joe for ransom. The Cartwrights run him down and wound him, upon which he confesses that he is Tiburico Vasquez.
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Keywords
Bank robber; cowboy; gunfight; Hispanic; kidnap; Mexican-American

Lost in the Snow (Table of Contents: 6)

Bonanza / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ben Cartwright; Hoss Cartwright; Adam Cartwright; Myra Belle Reese [Belle Reed]; Jim Reed; sheriff
Synopsis
Mrs. Reese stumbles into the Ponderosa in a snowstorm, saying that her husband lies injured in the blizzard. As the Cartwrights help her search she fires off a gun in hopes that her husband will hear, triggering a landslide that blocks the train. She returns to the Ponderosa while the Cartwrights continue searching, eventually learning that all of this has been a dodge to cover the escape of train robbers. They are unsuccessful in capturing the gang, but Hoss recovers the stolen loot.
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Keywords
Blizzard; railroad; train

The Lost Riches of Tayopa (Table of Contents: 7)

Bonanzas of the West / text article / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
From 1632 to 1646, gold and silver mined at Tayopa in the Sierra Madre were stored on site, rather than being exported. During a great Indian uprising the location of the cache was lost. Hopeful explorers still search for the lost wealth of Tayopa.
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Keywords
American Indian; Apache; Chihuahua; educational; fact; gold; Native American; Sierra Madre; silver; treasure

Indexer Notes

Header illustration

The Sportsman (Table of Contents: 8)

Bonanza / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
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Job Number
Bonanza #7-642
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Little Joe; Strong Bull; Sir Wilfred Bledsoe; Bart
Synopsis
The lieutenant governor of Massachusetts asks the Cartwrights to host an Englishman on a hunting trip. When the Shoshone see that Sir Wilfred is wantonly killing buffalo, they want to attack. Little Joe tries to mediate, but winds up having to defeat Sir Wilfred in a boxing match. The Shoshone capture both, and send Little Joe to negotiate for the hunting party to leave their territory, but the hunters hogtie Little Joe. Making his escape he frees Sir Wilfred and convinces him to leave the territory, satisfying the Shoshone.
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Keywords
American Indian; boxing; buffalo; cowboy; Native American; Shoshone

The Snow Walkers (Table of Contents: 9)

Bonanza / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
Letters
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Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ben Cartwright; Adam Cartwright; Hoss Cartwright; Little Joe Cartwright; Birdsong; Captain Warwick; deserters [including Corbey; Nucky; Stagg]; Jerry Buck (corpse); Rolf Thorsen
Synopsis
Eight Army deserters steal horses from the Cartwrights and murder their hired hand, a Paiute Indian. The Cartwrights and their friend Rolf Thorsen track the thieves on skis in order to retrieve the horses and prevent Indian revenge attacks.
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Indexer Notes

Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott states: "The Snow Walkers. 16p. For Bonanza, August/October issue. Sent October 8, 1960." ~Dave Porta

You Ride the Chisolm Trail (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction
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Keywords
Cattle; cattle drive; cowboy; educational; fact

Indexer Notes

About the ins and outs of working a cattle drive. Header illustration.

Little Joe's Secret (Table of Contents: 11)

Bonanza / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
Letters
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Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ben Cartwright; Adam Cartwright; Hoss Cartwright; Little Joe Cartwright; Chief Walking Horse; Dancing Bough; Susan Wall
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Indexer Notes

Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott states: "Little Joe's Secret. 2p. special feature for Bonanza, August/October issue. Sent December 7, 1960." ~Dave Porta

The Windwagon (Table of Contents: 12)

Bedrock Barnes, Prospector / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
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Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bedrock Barnes; Windwagon Thomas
Synopsis
A former seamen is trying an experimental sail-driven wagon, and wants Bedrock Barnes to invest. But Bedrock knows that in the desert, the wind often stops.
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Keywords
Desert

Rapiers at Paiute Creek (Table of Contents: 13)

Bonanza / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
At a dinner given by one of Virginia City's wealthy landowners, Ben Cartwright...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Baron Werner Frass Von Felsenheim; Maria Von Felsenheim; Victor (dog); Ben Cartwright; Adam Cartwright; Hoss Cartwright; Little Joe Cartwright; Jobart; his sons [Dan Jobart; Shack Jobart]; Larson; Murray; Sam Holt; Sheriff Burr
Synopsis
An Austrian Baron brings his cattle herd to Ponderosa area. Neighboring ranchers fear the herd may be carrying Texas Tick Fever and want to destroy it.
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Indexer Notes

Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott states: "Rapiers at Paiute Creek. 16p. For Bonanza, August/October issue. Sent October 24, 1960." ~Dave Porta

-- And Threat of War (Table of Contents: 14)

Bonanza / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Ben Cartwright; Hoss Cartwright; Jack Swilling; Winnemucca; Rawson
Synopsis
Three miners have been killed, and the community is riled up against nearby Paiutes. Hoss and Jack Swilling capture a band of Apaches, proving that they, not the Paiutes, are responsible. Jack, the Cartwrights, and the sheriff cut off angry miners riding against the Paiutes, preventing a frontier war.
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Keywords
American Indian; Apache; bear; cowboy; Native American

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bonanza
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. The Caballero
    Bonanza
  7. 6. Lost in the Snow
    Bonanza
  8. 7. The Lost Riches of Tayopa
    Bonanzas of the West
  9. 8. The Sportsman
    Bonanza
  10. 9. The Snow Walkers
    Bonanza
  11. 10. You Ride the Chisolm Trail
  12. 11. Little Joe's Secret
    Bonanza
  13. 12. The Windwagon
    Bedrock Barnes, Prospector
  14. 13. Rapiers at Paiute Creek
    Bonanza
  15. 14. -- And Threat of War
    Bonanza
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
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