Four Color #109 - Roy Rogers Comics
(June 1946)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale date
1946-04-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

•Indicia title is "ROY ROGERS COMICS, No. 109." Code number is R.R.O.S. 109-466. Copyright 1946 by Roy Rogers. Some info and comments in this index by the late Robert Phillips.
•The on-sale date is the date of publication as per Copyright Entries 1946.
•The next Roy Rogers Four Color (#117) shipped July 30, 1946, for sale through October 1. The cover date for this issue (#109) would have been "August."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Roy stands in rocks, aiming gun; posed photo.

[Roy and Little Trigger?] (Table of Contents: 1)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Little Trigger ? (horse) (photo)
Synopsis
Roy and Little Trigger(?) at night, possibly a public appearance.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white with tan tones. (A very uncommon color for inside covers for Dell.)

Roy Rogers and the Towers of Gold (Table of Contents: 2)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Albert Micale; Erwin Hess ?; Dan Spiegle ? (see notes)
Inks
Albert Micale; Erwin Hess ?; Dan Spiegle ? (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Zach Barnett; Louise Barnett; Glenn Corbitt; Harmonica John
Synopsis
Roy is called to the Z Bar Ranch by his friend Zach Barnett to find out who is rustling his cattle. Barnett's stepson Glenn Corbitt is mixed up in the affair and Roy has to figure out how to stop him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Roy plays guitar, sings an original song. Possible contribution from artists Erwin Hess and Dan Spiegle. (Notes from Robert Phillips.)

Trigger Trails the Herd (Table of Contents: 3)

Trigger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Albert Micale
Inks
Albert Micale
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
animal; western-frontier
Characters
Trigger (horse); Roy Rogers
Synopsis
Trigger saves a colt from an attack by a mountain lion.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First Trigger story in comics, and only Trigger story with appearance by Roy.

[Roy and Sitting Horse] (Table of Contents: 4)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Little Trigger ? (horse) (photo)
Synopsis
Roy, with sitting horse (Little Trigger?)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white with tan tones.

[Roy Singing to Horse] (Table of Contents: 5)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Little Trigger ? (horse) (photo)
Synopsis
Roy playing guitar, singing to horse (Little Trigger?); facsimile signature.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. [Roy and Little Trigger?]
    Roy Rogers
  3. 2. Roy Rogers and the Towers of Gold
    Roy Rogers
  4. 3. Trigger Trails the Herd
    Trigger
  5. 4. [Roy and Sitting Horse]
    Roy Rogers
  6. 5. [Roy Singing to Horse]
    Roy Rogers
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