(October 1951)

Fawcett, 1949 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Virginia Provisiero
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing

The Chameleon Kid! (Table of Contents)

Rocky Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Rocky Lane (photograph of Allan Lane)
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Look! Made 'em Ourselves (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Eastman Kodak Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rocky Lane and the Chameleon Kid Chapter One Death Sets a Trap (Table of Contents: 2)

Rocky Lane / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Carlson
Inks
Ralph Carlson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Rocky Lane; Black Jack (horse); Cole Winters (gunman); Rip Sawyer (gunman); Chameleon Kid (rainmaker)
Synopsis
In a severe drought, the community of Deerhorn hires a rainmaker. He fires a cannon to get rain, and at the same time, his gang blasts the vault in the bank and gets off with ten thousand dollars. Rocky gets on their trail but is caught like a rabbit in a snare.
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Indexer Notes

The very lively horses are typical of Carlson.

See? (Table of Contents: 3)

Sagebrush / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
Howard Boughner
Pencils
Howard Boughner
Inks
Howard Boughner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Sagebrush; Fellers
Synopsis
Sagebrush went see a private eye to become his pupil.
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Indexer Notes

Script and art credits suggested by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Special Offer (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Rocky Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

8 Walt Disney Comic Books (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Sizzling Point (Table of Contents: 6)

Dee Dickens / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Dee Dickens; Friend
Synopsis
Dee gets first prize for having the ugliest mask at the masquerade, without wearing a mask.
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Rocky Lane and the Chameleon Kid Chapter Two Doom in the Darkness (Table of Contents: 7)

Rocky Lane / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Carlson
Inks
Ralph Carlson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Rocky Lane; Black Jack (horse); Cole Winters (gunman); Rip Sawyer (gunman); Chameleon Kid [Dr. Marvel] (rainmaker)
Synopsis
Rocky gets loose from the snare and follows the trail until he meets a wagon with Dr. Marvel and his Wonder Elixir. In town every man is doped by the elixir of Dr. Marvel, and he and his men pick their pockets clean. Rocky is trapped again but escapes only to be shot when running away.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Roping 'n' Riding with Allan "Rocky" Lane / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Allan Rocky Lane (signed)
Pencils
Ralph Carlson
Inks
Ralph Carlson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Howdy, partners, if Black Jack and I seem a little tired, it's because we've just come back from the county fair.
Characters
Rocky Lane; Black Jack (horse); Will Foster

Plastic Magic Moving Picture Eye (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Grizzly Guardian (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Kraus (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim Dunbar; Old One-Ear (grizzly bear)
Reprints

Rocky Lane and the Chameleon Kid Chapter Three The Gold Raid (Table of Contents: 11)

Rocky Lane / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Carlson
Inks
Ralph Carlson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Rocky Lane; Black Jack (horse); Cole Winters (gunman); Rip Sawyer (gunman); Chameleon Kid [Dr. Marvel]
Synopsis
The Chameleon gang hijacks a mule transport with gold dust.
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Whatta Pill! (Table of Contents: 12)

Gopherface / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Gopherface
Reprints

For the Weirdest... (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

This Magazine is Haunted / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Now You Can Get Rocky Lane Western Each Month, By Mail (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Rocky Lane Western / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

A Big, New Book For Model Builders (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Fawcett Books / promo (ad from the publisher) / pages (report information)

New Book Tells How (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Chameleon Kid!
    Rocky Lane
  2. 1. Look! Made 'em Ourselves
    Eastman Kodak Co.
  3. 2. Rocky Lane and the Chameleon Kid Chapter One Death Sets a Trap
    Rocky Lane
  4. 3. See?
    Sagebrush
  5. 4. Special Offer
    Rocky Lane
  6. 5. 8 Walt Disney Comic Books
    Wheaties
  7. 6. The Sizzling Point
    Dee Dickens
  8. 7. Rocky Lane and the Chameleon Kid Chapter Two Doom in the Darkness
    Rocky Lane
  9. 8. ["Howdy, partners, if Black Jack and I seem a little tired, it's because we've just come back from the county fair."]
    Roping 'n' Riding with Allan "Rocky" Lane
  10. 9. Plastic Magic Moving Picture Eye
    Kellogg's Pep
  11. 10. Grizzly Guardian
  12. 11. Rocky Lane and the Chameleon Kid Chapter Three The Gold Raid
    Rocky Lane
  13. 12. Whatta Pill!
    Gopherface
  14. 13. For the Weirdest...
    This Magazine is Haunted
  15. 14. ["Make her walk the plank!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  16. 15. Now You Can Get Rocky Lane Western Each Month, By Mail
    Rocky Lane Western
  17. 16. A Big, New Book For Model Builders
    Fawcett Books
  18. 17. New Book Tells How
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steinar Ådland
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gary Henderson
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome