(1999)

AC, 1998 Series
Price
4.95 USD
Pages
44
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
AC Comics/Paragon Publications
Brand
AC Comics
Editing
Bill Black (credited)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo)
Reprints

[Roy Rogers, Penny Edwards and Clifton Young from "Trail of Robin Hood"] (Table of Contents: 1)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Penny Edwards (photo); Clifton Young (photo)
Synopsis
Roy facing Clifton and Penny, with cut Christmas trees in background.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Publicity still from 1950 movie "Trail of Robin Hood."

Roy Rogers Western 3rd Big Issue (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Black [as Wild Bill]
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Roy Rogers (photo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Introduction to the issue with photo illustration taken from the cover of Roy Rogers and Trigger (Dell, 1955 series) #94.

Meet Roy Rogers Artist Alex Toth (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Black (credited)
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Sgt. Garcia (from Zorro)

Indexer Notes

Review of Alex Toth's comics work, with an illustration of a panel from his Walt Disney's Zorro comic.

Masquerade (Table of Contents: 4)

Roy Rogers and Bullet / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Bullet (dog); Billy Drake; Sheriff
Synopsis
The man of many faces fools the Sheriff, but not Bullet.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Signed with Alex Toth "shield" in page 1, panel 1. Final panel with "Dell's Pledge to Parents" is replaced with a photo of Roy Rogers.

King and Queen of the Westerns (Table of Contents: 5)

Roy Rogers and Dale Evans / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Dale Evans (photo)
Synopsis
Dale and Roy looking at a copy of the book "The Western Film Annual" from 1951

Indexer Notes

Posed publicity photo.

Strangers in Rocky River (Table of Contents: 6)

Dale Evans / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dale Evans; Mary Blake; Dynamite Gordon (train robber)
Synopsis
Dale and Mary uncover and prevent an attempted train robbery at night
Reprints

Republic's North of the Great Divide with Roy Rogers (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Dacona (photo of Keith Richards); Splinters (photo of Gordon Jones); Nogura (photo of Noble Johnson);

Indexer Notes

Press releases and stills from "North of the Great Divide", a 1950 Republic movie.

Spoilers of the Plains (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Foy Willing (photo); Riders of the Purple Sage (photos)

Indexer Notes

Movie still from "Spoilers of the Plains", a 1951 Republic picture, across the centerfold.

Trigger! Smartest Horse in the Movies (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Trigger (horse, photo)

Indexer Notes

Press release from 1951 about Roy Rogers' horse Trigger.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How's this for an unusual photo--
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Lorianne Crook (photo)

Indexer Notes

Photo of Roy and Lorianne Crook riding a motorcycle during taping of a 1990 TNN "Celebrities Offstage" special. Page also has a small cover reproduction of Best of the West #4 with paragraph promo.

Cloudburst Gold! (Table of Contents: 11)

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers; Pat Brady
Reprints

The Unlucky Horseshoes (Table of Contents: 12)

Gabby Hayes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Frank
Inks
Leonard Frank
Colors
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Gabby Hayes; Corker (horse)
Synopsis
The president of the "Be Kind to Beasts and Bugs Society" doesn't want Gabby to put horseshoes on his horse.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credit from this reprint.

[Autographed photo of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans] (Table of Contents: 13)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Rogers (inscription)
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
Roy Rogers (inscription)

Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Dale Evans (photo)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Autographed photo courtesy of Christine Churms.

Down Dakota Way (Table of Contents: 14)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Dale Evans (photo); Pat Brady (photo)

Indexer Notes

Back cover. A poster for "Down Dakota Way," a 1949 Republic movie.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. [Roy Rogers, Penny Edwards and Clifton Young from "Trail of Robin Hood"]
    Roy Rogers
  3. 2. Roy Rogers Western 3rd Big Issue
  4. 3. Meet Roy Rogers Artist Alex Toth
  5. 4. Masquerade
    Roy Rogers and Bullet
  6. 5. King and Queen of the Westerns
    Roy Rogers and Dale Evans
  7. 6. Strangers in Rocky River
    Dale Evans
  8. 7. Republic's North of the Great Divide with Roy Rogers
  9. 8. Spoilers of the Plains
  10. 9. Trigger! Smartest Horse in the Movies
  11. 10. ["How's this for an unusual photo--"]
  12. 11. Cloudburst Gold!
    Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys
  13. 12. The Unlucky Horseshoes
    Gabby Hayes
  14. 13. [Autographed photo of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans]
  15. 14. Down Dakota Way
    Roy Rogers
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