(August 1950)

Youthful, 1950 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Youthful Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Full title on the cover is Super Western Comics presents Buffalo Bill


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Buffalo Bill / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Johnson (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buffalo Bill [William Cody]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover also lists Wyatt Earp, Calamity Jane and Sam Slade, but there's only an Earp story.

["Advice to readers with bad skin"] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Massacres of Beaver County (Table of Contents: 2)

Buffalo Bill / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buffalo Bill [William Cody]; Cactus Jack; General Carr; Thunder Cloud; Yellow Hand; Powder Face
Synopsis:
Buffalo Bill has to find who is leading the Cheyenne to attack.

The Six Gun Showdown (Table of Contents: 3)

Wyatt Earp / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Sink
Inks:
John Sink
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wyatt Earp; Luke Williams; Calamity Jane Williams; Beef McGee; Cameo Cassidy; Bascom Blade
Synopsis:
Wyatt Earp is hired by some outlaws.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Red Heroes (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Spotted Tail; Big Mouth; General Harney; Chief Gall; General Reno; Buffalo Bill [William Cody]; Sitting Bull
Synopsis:
Various deeds of the Indians Spotted Tail, Chief Gall, and Sitting Bull.

Indexer Notes

Photographs from the MGM picture Devil's Doorway.

The Pony Express (Table of Contents: 5)

Buffalo Bill / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
G. Altman (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sam Slade; Jed; William Cody [Buffalo Bill]; Wild Bill Hickock; Blackie Mason; Red Wing; Speedy
Synopsis:
Young William Cody is hired for the Pony Express.

El Capitan (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
Gus Ricca
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jim Clark [El Capitan]; Hank Brown; Sheriff Redway; Mike Trueman; Diamond; Quanto; Orrin Tucker; Madge Tucker
Synopsis:
When Jim Clark is framed for murder he takes on the identity of El Capitan to clear his name.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

["Li'l Abner rubber masks"] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Which of these 2 one time weaklings paid only a few cents to become an "all-around" he-man at home?"] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Lucky skull ring"] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)