Sun #228
(20 June, 1953)

Amalgamated Press, 1952 Series
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Price
3d [0-0-3 GBP]
Pages
16
On-sale date
1953-06-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Editing
?
Color
Colour Cover; Black & White Interior; Colour Centrefold
Dimensions
7 1/4" x 9 1/2"
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
Septimus E Scott
Colors
?
Letters
Alfred Taylor
Editing
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Billy the Kid

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for free 3D spectacles to view picture on back page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Geoff Campion
Inks
Geoff Campion
Letters
?
Editing
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dawsons dog
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Billy the Kid; Dick Dawson

MacDonald of the Canadian Mounties (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Patrick Nicolle
Inks
Patrick Nicolle
Colors
Patrick Nicolle
Letters
Alfred Taylor
Editing
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Duncan MacDonald; Johnny Pierce; Konah

Indexer Notes

Movie adaptation with Tyrone Power. Part 1 of 10

The House of a Hundred Locks (Table of Contents: 3)

Dick Turpin / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John McNamara
Inks
John McNamara
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Dick Turpin [Captain Palmer]; Moll Moonlight; Samuel Quill; Mary Craven; The Jackal
Synopsis
Quill, the lawyer of the late Sir John Craven, an old friend of Dick's, finds him in The Spaniards inn on Hampstead Heath. He begs Dick to ride to Shadow Grange in Yorkshire, where he believes Mary Craven is being held captive for her inheritance.

Indexer Notes

The usual artist was Hugh McNeill. This was a temporary change. Part 1 of 15

For Sherwood and Liberty (Table of Contents: 4)

Robin Hood / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alfred Taylor
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Robin Hood

Wild Bill Hickok to the Rescue (Table of Contents: 5)

Wild Bill Hickok / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Barry Ford
Pencils
Derek C. Eyles
Inks
Derek C. Eyles
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Hickok; Buffalo Bill; Texas Jack

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Billy the Kid / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Joker's Fun Page (Table of Contents: 7)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
Fred Robinson
Inks
Fred Robinson
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

Jokes sent in by readers for a small prize, illustrated.

[3D photograph of Alan Ladd] (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photographer)
Inks
? (photographer)
Colors
? (photographer)
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Characters
Alan Ladd

Indexer Notes

First of a series of 3D photographs.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Billy the Kid
  2. 1. ["Dawsons dog"]
    Billy the Kid
  3. 2. MacDonald of the Canadian Mounties
  4. 3. The House of a Hundred Locks
    Dick Turpin
  5. 4. For Sherwood and Liberty
    Robin Hood
  6. 5. Wild Bill Hickok to the Rescue
    Wild Bill Hickok
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Billy the Kid
  8. 7. The Joker's Fun Page
  9. 8. [3D photograph of Alan Ladd]
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