Tim Holt #1 [A-1 #14]
([July] 1948)

Magazine Enterprises, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1948-06-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Enterprises, Inc.
Editing
Ray Krank (editor)

Issue Notes

Indicia reads: A-1 No. 14 (TIM HOLT Western Adventures No. 1).
The date entered in the "On Sale Date" field is the copyright date derived from the actual Library of Congress copyright documentation (available on www.archive.org).

The first three issues are part of the A-1 series. Refer to A-1 (Magazine Enterprises, 1945 series) #14 for this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tim Holt / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim Holt; Lightning (horse)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Same art as the inside signed stories by Bolle.

Meet Tim Holt! (Table of Contents: 1)

Tim Holt / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim Holt (photograph)

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

Satan's Stagecoach! (Table of Contents: 2)

Tim Holt / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim Holt; Lightning (horse); Chito José Gonzales Bustamonte Raffery; Cap Jackson (villain; John Dunbar (villain)
Synopsis
A curse is put on a stage coach. Three men are killed and no one dares ride in it any more.

Indexer Notes

Same art as the two other signed stories in this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Tim Holt's Roundup / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier

The Spur of the Conquistadore! (Table of Contents: 4)

Tim Holt / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle (signed as F. B.)
Inks
Frank Bolle (signed as F. B.)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim Holt; Lightning (horse); Chito José Gonzales Bustamonte Rafferty; Don Miguel (death); Senorita Rita
Synopsis
A man dressed as a conquistador for a masquerade is ambushed and killed and only one of his spurs is stolen.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Signed below cactus at upper right.

The Sheriff of Rail's End! (Table of Contents: 5)

Tim Holt / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle (signed as F. B.)
Inks
Frank Bolle (signed as F. B.)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim Holt; Lightning (horse); Chito José Gonzales Bustamonte Rafferty; Sheriff Zane; Bob Zane; Trigger Ted (outlaw)
Synopsis
A sheriff is shot in ambush and badly wounded. He wants his son to take over his job, but he refuses.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Signed beside cactus at right.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Tim Holt / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In this scene from the soon-te-be-released picture, "Guns of Hate," Tim Holt and his movie partner Chito Jose Gonzalez Bustamonte Rafferty (in real life Richard Martin) come across the body of a murdered man on the trail.
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bob Banning (photograph of Tim Holt); Chito Rafferty (photograph of Richard Martin)

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

Photograph from the 1948 RKO movie "Guns of Hate."

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tim Holt
  2. 1. Meet Tim Holt!
    Tim Holt
  3. 2. Satan's Stagecoach!
    Tim Holt
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tim Holt's Roundup
  5. 4. The Spur of the Conquistadore!
    Tim Holt
  6. 5. The Sheriff of Rail's End!
    Tim Holt
  7. 6. ["In this scene from the soon-te-be-released picture, "Guns of Hate," Tim Holt and his movie partner Chito Jose Gonzalez Bustamonte Rafferty (in real life Richard Martin) come across the body of a murdered man on the trail."]
    Tim Holt
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