Western Comics #64

DC Comics

United States

Published
July-August 1957
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13632

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Strong Man of the West! (Pow-Wow Smith) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Pow-Wow Smith
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Pow-Wow Smith

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Original index listed Jack Adler as inker.

Show/hide 1. Draw Me (Art Instruction, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Art Instruction, Inc.

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Strong Man of the West! (Pow-Wow Smith) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Pow-Wow Smith
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Pow-Wow Smith

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Carmine Infantino
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Zenith Company) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Zenith Company

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Strange Indian Beliefs!) Cartoon, 1 page

"Pueblo Indians of the Fire Brand Society were forbidden to eat a peach..."

Featuring

Feature
Strange Indian Beliefs!
Genre
Non-fiction; western-frontier

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Show/hide 6. The Secret of Nighthawks' Signature! (The Nighthawk) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Nighthawk
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Nighthawk

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Show/hide 7. The Cowboys Had a Word for It! Cartoon, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; western-frontier

Credits

Script
Mort Drucker
Art
Mort Drucker
Letters
Mort Drucker
Show/hide 8. Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!" (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Oksner
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 9. Wild Animal Rodeo! (Rodeo Rick) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rodeo Rick
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Rodeo Rick

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Sy Barry
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Show/hide 10. Chippewa Hunters Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; western-frontier

Credits

Author
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. The Five Clues to Outlaw X! (The Wyoming Kid) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 12. Untitled Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"For the best in comics entertainment..."

Show/hide 13. Untitled (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Jowett Institute) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jowett Institute

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. Mickey Mantle Goes to Bat for the "Unlucky Fishermen" (Junior Sales Club of America) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Junior Sales Club of America

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

Cover and art credits for fillers verified from copies of DC editorial records sent to Gene Reed from Nelson Bridwell in 1986.

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37533

Entry created

  • 28/09/2008

Cover added

  • 14/04/2010

Index completed

  • 14/09/2019

Last updated

  • 14/09/2019