(January-February 1980)

DC, 1979 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1979-10-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Barcode
0709893173502
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Ross Andru (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #173.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jonah Hex / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Luis Dominguez
Inks
Luis Dominguez
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

Jonah Hex and Other Western Tales (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Killers Die Alone! (Table of Contents: 2)

Jonah Hex / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Albano
Pencils
Tony Dezuñiga
Inks
Tony Dezuñiga
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jonah Hex; Iron Jaws (wolf, death); Jim (doctor); Butcher; Dan
Synopsis
Jonah is bushwhacked by two brothers who want revenge for Jonah killing their third brother. Jonah is staked out in the desert to die. Iron Jaws dies while rescuing Jonah.
Reprints

Turnabout! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragones (plot); E. Nelson Bridwell (script)
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Job Number
J-3251
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Draw Death (Table of Contents: 4)

Outlaw / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Tony DeZuniga
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Outlaw [Rick Wilson]; Sam Wilson (Texas Ranger); Paloma; Big Red (Flashback); Slade (Flashback); Mr. and Mrs. Brown; Rita; Dave Fenton; Doc Levy; El Diablo; Charley
Synopsis
Rick Wilson dreamed all his life to become a Texas Ranger like his father. He is tricked into a life of crime by the Fenton Gang and is now pursued by his father.
Reprints

Face-Off with the Gallagher Boys! (Table of Contents: 5)

Jonah Hex / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Fleisher (script); Russell Carley (script continuity)
Pencils
Doug Wildey
Inks
Doug Wildey
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Job Number
J-6285
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Town Tamer (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Gil Kane
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Hickok
Synopsis
Wild Bill Hickok meets a grizzly bear.
Reprints

The Black Seer of Death Canyon! (Table of Contents: 7)

Scalphunter / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Fleisher
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Frank Springer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Job Number
J-6285
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Night of the Snake! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gil Kane (plot); Denny O'Neil (script)
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Hangin' Woman (Table of Contents: 9)

Jonah Hex / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
John Albano
Pencils
Tony Dezuñiga
Inks
Tony Dezuñiga
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jonah Hex; Ned Haughton; Kathy Haughton; Judge Hatchet; Daniel Delvin [Dynamite Delvin]; Dynamite Delvin's Gang; Tex; Clem; Willie; Marty
Synopsis
Jonah stops an old woman and her sons who were terrorizing a town.
Reprints

Frontier Justice (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Michael Netzer [as Michael Nasser]
Inks
Michael Netzer [as Michael Nasser]
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Four Fabulous Heroes of the Old West! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jonah Hex
  2. 1. Jonah Hex and Other Western Tales
  3. 2. Killers Die Alone!
    Jonah Hex
  4. 3. Turnabout!
  5. 4. Draw Death
    Outlaw
  6. 5. Face-Off with the Gallagher Boys!
    Jonah Hex
  7. 6. Town Tamer
    Wild Bill Hickok
  8. 7. The Black Seer of Death Canyon!
    Scalphunter
  9. 8. The Night of the Snake!
  10. 9. The Hangin' Woman
    Jonah Hex
  11. 10. Frontier Justice
  12. 11. Four Fabulous Heroes of the Old West!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Gene Reed (R.I.P.)
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer