Bumper Western Comic #62

Published
April 1975
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/577634

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"Blazing tales of the old west"

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Salvador Fabá, painter [signed as Fabá]

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 1. Code of The Trigger Twins (The Trigger Twins) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 2. Whiplash (The Durango Kid) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Durango Kid
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter [as Gardner F. Fox]
Art
Joe Certa, penciller
 
John Belfi, inker

Reprint history

First print
Unknown  (The Durango Kid [Magazine Enterprises])
Also printed
United States
Best of the West (AC, 1998 series) #3 (1998)
Show/hide 3. A Good Day to Die (Bat Lash) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bat Lash
Genre
Western-Frontier

Reprint history

First print
Unknown  (Bat Lash [DC])

Notes

The title may not be correct for this story.

Show/hide 4. Bat Laffs (Bat Laffs) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bat Laffs
Genre
Humour
Code
J-294

Credits

Writing
Sergio Aragonés, scripter [as Sergio Aragones]
Art
Sergio Aragonés, line art [as Sergio Aragones]
Editing
Joe Orlando, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Bat Lash (DC, 1968 series) #5 (June-July 1969)
Show/hide 5. The Amazing Quest For Nighthawk's Identity (Nighthawk) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Nighthawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Julius Schwartz, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #71 (September-October 1958)
This version
United States
Johnny Thunder (DC, 1973 series) #2 (April-May 1973)
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites, The 100-Page Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #10 ([November 1958?])
 
Australia
Blazing Tales of the Old West (Murray, 1982?) ([1982?])

Notes

This issue includes the Trade Practices Act 1974 advertisement.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Kevin Patrick

AusReprints ID

  • 2734

Entry created

  • 28/08/2005

Cover added

  • 28/08/2005

Index completed

  • 25/12/2009

Last updated

  • 19/06/2016