(1999)

AC, 1998 Series
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Price
5.95 USD
Pages
44
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
AC Comics
Brand
AC Comics
Editing
Bill Black (editor); Mark Heike (associate editor)
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Durango Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Black (signed)
Inks
Bill Black (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Durango Kid; Monte Hale (inset); Redmask (inset); Black Diamond (inset); Wild Bill Hickock (inset); Haunted Horseman (inset)

Republic Pictures Ace Western Star - Monte Hale (Table of Contents: 1)

Monte Hale / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Monte Hale (photo)
Synopsis
Hale, sitting, with drawn gun pointing upward.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Publicity still.

The Mystery of Gunsmoke Pass (Table of Contents: 2)

Durango Kid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Durango Kid; Muley; Raider (horse)
Reprints

Laughing Boy (Table of Contents: 3)

Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed)
Letters
Dick Ayers

Genre
superhero; western-frontier
Characters
Haunted Horseman [Rex Fury]; Sing Song; Bulk Walker
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ghost Rider's name relettered as the Haunted Horseman.

Showdown Street (Table of Contents: 4)

Wild Bill Hickok / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely
Inks
Joe Maneely
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Hickock; Gil Burke
Reprints

Top Hat's Trouble (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Monte Hale
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Printed in the centerfold on orchid-colored paper that is only 8.5 inches high. Pages printed out of order in this sequence: 1, 2, 5, 6, 3, 4, 7.

Attention Western Fans! Read This! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

AC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Strange Saga of the Pirate Treasure (Table of Contents: 7)

Black Diamond / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
William Overgard
Pencils
William Overgard
Inks
William Overgard
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Black Diamond; Bumper
Reprints

The Ghost Picture (Table of Contents: 8)

Red Mask / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle (signed)
Inks
Frank Bolle (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Redmask
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Writers of the West! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Black (response)
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Monte Hale (photo); Roy Rogers (photo)

Indexer Notes

Letter from Steve Ogden (Germantown, MD). Also publicity still of Roy Rogers and Monte Hale on the set of Republic's "Trail of Robin Hood" (1950).

[AC Westerns] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

AC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Frightfully Good... AC Westerns! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

AC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Durango Kid
  2. 1. Republic Pictures Ace Western Star - Monte Hale
    Monte Hale
  3. 2. The Mystery of Gunsmoke Pass
    Durango Kid
  4. 3. Laughing Boy
    Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider]
  5. 4. Showdown Street
    Wild Bill Hickok
  6. 5. Top Hat's Trouble
    Monte Hale
  7. 6. Attention Western Fans! Read This!
    AC Comics
  8. 7. The Strange Saga of the Pirate Treasure
    Black Diamond
  9. 8. The Ghost Picture
    Red Mask
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Writers of the West!
  11. 10. [AC Westerns]
    AC Comics
  12. 11. Frightfully Good... AC Westerns!
    AC Comics
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