(December 1950)

Fawcett, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
B. J. Heyman; Al Jetter
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Introducing Fighting Bob Steele (Table of Contents)

Bob Steele / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bob Steele

Dimwit Diddle Gets Bumped! (Table of Contents: 1)

Dimwit Diddle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Dimwit Diddle; Butch

Hangman's Bait Chapter 1 The Fire of Death (Table of Contents: 2)

Bob Steele / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eddie Robbins
Inks
Eddie Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bob Steele; Bullet (horse); Bert Crandall; Ben Howland (lawyer)
Synopsis
Bob is helping lawyer Howland to solve a case against an innocent man. Chapter one.

Indexer Notes

Art ID from Boyd Magers, and confirmed by comparing stories in Adventures into Terror #12 and Astonishing #19. Also the face and eyebrows in 0169 RobbinsEd from Jerry Bails' Who's Who confirms the artwork.

Fool's Gold (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder [as Eando Binder] (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dusty Jones (prospector); Lop Ears (mule); Jod Jackson (robber); Squint Peters (robber)
Synopsis
Fool's gold used to fool two robbers.

Hangman's Bait Chapter 2 The Trigger Trap! (Table of Contents: 4)

Bob Steele / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Robbins
Inks
Ed Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bob Steele; Bullet (horse); Bert Crandall; Ben Howland (lawyer); Mary Crandall; Jed Caton (banker); Charly McCann (crook); Pinto (crooked deputy)
Synopsis
Bob is locked in jail by the crooked deputy

Indexer Notes

Notes as for chapter one.

Fine Accompanist (Table of Contents: 5)

Pianist Pete / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Pianist Pete; Buck

There is Always Action! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Monte Hale Western / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

Hangman's Bait Chapter 3 Guns and Grit (Table of Contents: 7)

Bob Steele / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Robbins
Inks
Ed Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bob Steele; Bullet (horse); Bert Crandall; Ben Howland (lawyer); Mary Crandall; Jed Caton (banker); Charly McCann (crook); Pinto (crooked deputy); Ace (gambler)
Synopsis
Bob manages to get out of jail and find Cato's record books.

Indexer Notes

Notes as for chapter one.

Not a Department Store! (Table of Contents: 8)

Bronko Betsy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Zere ?
Inks
Al Zere ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Bronko Betsy; Paw
Synopsis
Betsy and Paw are gone fishing.

Lost (Table of Contents: 9)

Fizzy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Fizzy; Old Timer

A Boner! (Table of Contents: 10)

Glib Gibbons / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Glib Gibbons; Curly

Bob Steele The Roughest, Toughest Cowboy of Them All! (Table of Contents: 11)

Bob Steele / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bob Steele

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Introducing Fighting Bob Steele
    Bob Steele
  2. 1. Dimwit Diddle Gets Bumped!
    Dimwit Diddle
  3. 2. Hangman's Bait Chapter 1 The Fire of Death
    Bob Steele
  4. 3. Fool's Gold
  5. 4. Hangman's Bait Chapter 2 The Trigger Trap!
    Bob Steele
  6. 5. Fine Accompanist
    Pianist Pete
  7. 6. There is Always Action!
    Monte Hale Western
  8. 7. Hangman's Bait Chapter 3 Guns and Grit
    Bob Steele
  9. 8. Not a Department Store!
    Bronko Betsy
  10. 9. Lost
    Fizzy
  11. 10. A Boner!
    Glib Gibbons
  12. 11. Bob Steele The Roughest, Toughest Cowboy of Them All!
    Bob Steele
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