Four Color #137 - Roy Rogers Comics
(February 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale date
1947-01-14
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

Some information in this index contributed by Robert Philips.

• The on-sale date is the date of publication per Copyright Entries 1947.
• The cover-date of this issue would have been "April" or "March-April" as the next Roy Rogers Four Color shipped 14 March.


[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)
Synopsis
Roy leaning on fence, gun on hand, posed photo.

Indexer Notes

Photo cover. First "post-Apache Rose" photo used, earlier style attire.

[Roy and Dale on Rearing Trigger] (Table of Contents: 1)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Dale Evans (photo); Trigger (horse) (photo)
Synopsis
Roy and Dale Evans, rearing on original Trigger.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. This is the Roy and Dale prior to their marriage. One of few photos of Dale in Roy's comics.

Roy Rogers and the Dead Men's Gold (Table of Contents: 2)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse)
Synopsis
Roy gets the goods on a crooked lawyer.

Indexer Notes

Colorist renders Roy's hair yellow. Micale's Trigger (horse) is slightly cartoon-ish.

[Roy and Trigger] (Table of Contents: 3)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo); Trigger (photo)
Synopsis
Photo of Roy and original Trigger, with Roy leaning on a hitching rack. Film still or posed to appear as such. Facsimile signed, early Rogers signature, names not joined.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[Roy with Gun in Hand] (Table of Contents: 4)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Roy Rogers (photo)
Synopsis
Roy behind wagon wheel, six-shooter drawn.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; color. Posed-for-comics photo.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. [Roy and Dale on Rearing Trigger]
    Roy Rogers
  3. 2. Roy Rogers and the Dead Men's Gold
    Roy Rogers
  4. 3. [Roy and Trigger]
    Roy Rogers
  5. 4. [Roy with Gun in Hand]
    Roy Rogers
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