(February 1949)

Ace Magazines, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Editing
A. A. Wyn (publisher)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bud Steele the Cross-Draw Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Max Elkan
Inks
Max Elkan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cross-Draw Kid [Bud Steele]

Indexer Notes

Elkan is best spotted by heavy brush inking, his faces and an abundance of wavy hair on the head.

The Hoax of the Jester (Table of Contents: 1)

Bud Steele the Cross-Draw Kid / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Max Elkan
Inks
Max Elkan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cross-Draw Kid [Bud Steele]; Thunder (horse); Sheriff Shickins; Lip Hawkins [Jake Bellum] (killer)
Synopsis
A ventriloquist uses his talent against the law, robbing and killing prospectors.

The Snake of Socorro (Table of Contents: 2)

True Western Story / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Zansky
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Joe Fowler

Trouble Comes in Threes! (Table of Contents: 3)

Sheriff Sal / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
King Ward
Inks
King Ward
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sally Starr (Sheriff); Red (horse); Blackie Evans

Indexer Notes

Artwork similar to Ward's signed "Sheriff Sal" in the first issue.

Sur-Prize Contest (Table of Contents: 4)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Win a cash prize for writing 50 words or less on which character you like the best and why.

Death's Trail to Deer Lodge (Table of Contents: 5)

A True Western Action Story / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Colonel Charles A. Broadwater; W. Y. Pemberton (Chief of Justice); John Cooper (outlaw); George Ives (outlaw)
Synopsis
The fate of some of the Plummer gang of outlaws in Montana, 1863.

The Clanton Boys' Last Stand (Table of Contents: 6)

True Western Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Zansky
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Marshall Wyatt Earp; Ike Clanton; Doc Halliday
Synopsis
Wyatt Earp brings justice to Tombstone. The gunfight at OK Corral.

Indexer Notes

Doc Holliday is mis-spelled Halliday in the story.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Hoax of the Jester
  3. 2. The Snake of Socorro
    True Western Story
  4. 3. Trouble Comes in Threes!
    Sheriff Sal
  5. 4. Sur-Prize Contest
  6. 5. Death's Trail to Deer Lodge
    A True Western Action Story
  7. 6. The Clanton Boys' Last Stand
    True Western Story
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome