([circa 1949])

Avon, 1947 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Avon Periodicals, Inc.
Brand
An Avon Comic
Editing
Charles R. Byrne
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Available as a scan at digitalcomicmuseum.com.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walter Johnson (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
western-frontier

The Blacksmith Bandits (Table of Contents: 1)

The Texas Ranger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Johnson (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Secret of Quiet Canyon (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Hobbly Jones

The Pony Express (Table of Contents: 3)

Truth not Fancy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chu F. Hing (signed)
Inks
Chu F. Hing (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Reprints

Murder in the Stockade! (Table of Contents: 4)

Kit West / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jill Elgin
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Kit West; Dan; Sailor Ben; Injun Tom
Synopsis
Kit West solves the mystery of a series of murders of women at Fort Gresham. An orangutan belonging to Sailor Ben is exposed as the culprit. Sailor Ben never had romantic success because "women hate him because he's so ugly," so he took out his anger on young women at the fort.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The premise of this story is based on Edgar Allan Poe's "Murders in the Rue Morgue."

Death's Double Doom (Table of Contents: 5)

Tales of the Silent Spaces / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C.P.6
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Flip Carson

Will Rogers a Great American (Table of Contents: 6)

Truth not Fancy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chu F. Hing (signed)
Inks
Chu F. Hing (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Will Rogers

Indexer Notes

Signed 'Chu F. Hing 12 22 48'.

War Drums (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Rex Foster (government agent)

White Brother (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
James Carrol, Jr
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Blacksmith Bandits
    The Texas Ranger
  3. 2. The Secret of Quiet Canyon
  4. 3. The Pony Express
    Truth not Fancy
  5. 4. Murder in the Stockade!
    Kit West
  6. 5. Death's Double Doom
    Tales of the Silent Spaces
  7. 6. Will Rogers a Great American
    Truth not Fancy
  8. 7. War Drums
  9. 8. White Brother
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • David Wilt
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Tony R. Rose