([January] 2001)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lone Rider; Durango Kid; Redmask; Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lone Rider; Durango Kid; Redmask; Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider]

[Durango Kid Movie Still] (Table of Contents: 1)

Durango Kid / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)

Characters
Durango Kid (photo of Charles Starrett)
Synopsis
The Durango Kid has the drop on two cowboys with raised hands.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Movie still with no text.

Three Famous Badmen (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Redmask; Billy the Kid (impostor); Jesse James (impostor); Sam Bass (impostor); Black Phantom (cameo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Red Mask is two words in the logo, but one word in all references in the story.

Challenge of the Crusher (Table of Contents: 3)

The Durango Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Durango Kid [Steve Brand]; Muley
Reprints

The Murder Mine! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Lone Rider / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Battefield
Inks
Ken Battefield
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lone Rider; Bright Feather; Seth Morse; Clay Worthing; Joe Bax
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title was "Death on the Desert."

Gold Fever! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Myron Fass (signed)
Pencils
Myron Fass (signed)
Inks
Myron Fass (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Black Diamond; Bumper; Webb Raymond; Morton Blaine
Reprints

Shanghaied! (Table of Contents: 6)

Lash LaRue / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Morisi
Inks
Pete Morisi
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lash Larue
Synopsis
In San Francisco, Lash gets shanghaied on a cattle boat.
Reprints
  • from ?

The Brain Came West (Table of Contents: 7)

Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; western-frontier
Characters
The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider; Rex Fury]; Spectre (horse); The Brain
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ghost Rider's name re-lettered as "Haunted Horseman" or "The Haunter." (Except for the last panel, where a reference to "The Ghost Rider" slipped through.)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Bill Black [as Wild Bill Black] (credited)
Pencils
John Severin
Inks
John Severin
Letters
typeset

Characters
American Eagle (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Letter from H. Krissoff (Middlesex, NJ). Also small repro of the cover of Prize Comics Western #101.

[AC Westerns] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

AC Comics - Preserving Yesterday's Heroes for Today's Readers (Table of Contents: 10) (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]
    Lone Rider; Durango Kid; Redmask; Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider]
  2. 1. [Durango Kid Movie Still]
    Durango Kid
  3. 2. Three Famous Badmen
    Red Mask
  4. 3. Challenge of the Crusher
    The Durango Kid
  5. 4. The Murder Mine!
    The Lone Rider
  6. 5. Gold Fever!
    Black Diamond
  7. 6. Shanghaied!
    Lash LaRue
  8. 7. The Brain Came West
    Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Writers of the West!
  10. 9. [AC Westerns]
    AC Comics
  11. 10. AC Comics - Preserving Yesterday's Heroes for Today's Readers
    AC Comics
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