(December 1952)

St. John, 1952 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1952
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
St. John Publishing Company
Brand
St. John
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Indexed from a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/.


Killer's Trail (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

The Killer's Way (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Cameron
Inks
Lou Cameron
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wayne Haley; Morgan Gault; The Utah Kid; Cheyenne

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Texan / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoa, Fury! Looks like those nesters are outnumbered!
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Texan
Reprints

Al Jennings (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Speed
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The artwork is very similar to Richard Speed in other fillers in this series, and it also matches a scan from Jerry Bails' Who's Who. Art ID by Steinar Ådland, March 2011.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Mustang Jack / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rudi Palais
Inks
Rudi Palais
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yuh'd have shot me afore my hand touched leather...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Mustang Jack; Linda Hale; Frank Burne

Indexer Notes

JVJon at Digital Comics Museum has Palais credited to this story, and comparing with artwork in Phantom Lady #17, it matches. Art ID by Steinar Ådland, March 2011.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Quips and Queries / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shoemaker -- "Here are the boots for your new polar expedition...

Indexer Notes

Selections from "10,000 Jokes, Toasts, and Stories," by Lewis & Fay Copeland, Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1940.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Gag Bag / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My grandfather lived to be nearly ninety...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Selections from "10,000 Jokes, Toasts, and Stories," by Lewis & Fay Copeland, Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1940.

The Outlaw Trail (Table of Contents: 7)

The Bold Buckeroo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska (signed)
Inks
Dana Dutch? [as D. D.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Bold Buckeroo [Tim Rollins]; Rusty; Ben Morton; Helen Morton; Mike Stiles
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Killer's Trail
  2. 1. The Killer's Way
  3. 2. ["Whoa, Fury! Looks like those nesters are outnumbered!"]
    The Texan
  4. 3. Al Jennings
  5. 4. ["Yuh'd have shot me afore my hand touched leather..."]
    Mustang Jack
  6. 5. ["Shoemaker -- "Here are the boots for your new polar expedition..."]
    Quips and Queries
  7. 6. ["My grandfather lived to be nearly ninety..."]
    Gag Bag
  8. 7. The Outlaw Trail
    The Bold Buckeroo
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Steinar Ådland
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Jim Van Dore