(April 1953)

Fawcett, 1948 Series
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Volume
14
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
B.J. Heyman; Al Jetter
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Rustlers' Haven! (Table of Contents)

Monte Hale / cover / pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Monte Hale; Pardner (horse)

Spooky Shots (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed [as Walter Farmer] (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Deadly Diggs; Red Top Ray; Baldy

Indexer Notes

Story on inside front & back covers.

Counterfeiter's Holiday (Table of Contents: 2)

Monte Hale / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edmond Good
Inks
Edmond Good
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Monte Hale; Pardner (horse); Lafe Lafferty (counterfeiter)
Synopsis
Monte is determined to seek out the counterfeiters and give them a long vacation in jail.

Indexer Notes

Edmond Good is best spotted by his quite rounded faces with very visible eyes and lively layout with much movement.

Ancient History (Table of Contents: 3)

Bronko Betsy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Bronko Betsy; Teacher

Old Slick Proves His Worth! (Table of Contents: 4)

Old Slick / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Old Slick

The Kindest Man in Town! (Table of Contents: 5)

Monte Hale / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edmond Good
Inks
Edmond Good
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Monte Hale; Pardner (horse); Mitchell (bankrobber); Gilmore (bankrobber); Sheriff
Synopsis
Some money from a bank robbery is put into Monte's pocket when asleep, and he is jailed by the sheriff.

Indexer Notes

Notes as for the first story.

Tonsorial Twosome! (Table of Contents: 6)

Colonel Corn and Jawbones Jeffers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Colonel Corn; Jawbones Jeffers

Rustler's Haven (Table of Contents: 7)

Monte Hale / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edmond Good
Inks
Edmond Good
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Monte Hale; Pardner (horse); Spider Finn (outlaw); Bull Morgan (outlaw)
Synopsis
Texas ranchers call Monte for help in catching the two ruthless gangleaders of rustlers. In the showdown, Monte uses a Gatling Gun.

Indexer Notes

Notes as for the first story.

Progress! (Table of Contents: 8)

Bronko Betsy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Bronko Betsy; Paw

It's Magic! (Table of Contents: 9)

Old Slick / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Old Slick
Synopsis
How to change a pumkin to a squash by throwing it up in the air.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Quiz / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
See how many you can answer...

A Double Knockout! (Table of Contents: 11)

Bronko Betsy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Bronko Betsy

A Fan-Cy Time! (Table of Contents: 12)

Old Slick / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Old Slick

The Plot on Rattler's Trail! (Table of Contents: 13)

Monte Hale / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Laughlin ?
Inks
Bob Laughlin ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Monte Hale; Pardner (horse); Hobbs (mail clerk); Jeb Hooker
Synopsis
A mail clerk is ambushed and robbed by a insurence swindler.

Indexer Notes

Laughlin is credited on Monte Hale by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and some faces and ears have similarities to his baseball cards, the only available reference to his work.

Everything from Ah-h! to Zowie! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Mechanix Illustrated / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Rustlers' Haven!
    Monte Hale
  2. 1. Spooky Shots
  3. 2. Counterfeiter's Holiday
    Monte Hale
  4. 3. Ancient History
    Bronko Betsy
  5. 4. Old Slick Proves His Worth!
    Old Slick
  6. 5. The Kindest Man in Town!
    Monte Hale
  7. 6. Tonsorial Twosome!
    Colonel Corn and Jawbones Jeffers
  8. 7. Rustler's Haven
    Monte Hale
  9. 8. Progress!
    Bronko Betsy
  10. 9. It's Magic!
    Old Slick
  11. 10. ["See how many you can answer..."]
    Quiz
  12. 11. A Double Knockout!
    Bronko Betsy
  13. 12. A Fan-Cy Time!
    Old Slick
  14. 13. The Plot on Rattler's Trail!
    Monte Hale
  15. 14. Everything from Ah-h! to Zowie!
    Mechanix Illustrated
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