Ringo #3

Published
March 1968
Page count
84
Cover price
0.25 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size (180mm x 275mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
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Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. A Trap for Gringo (Ringo [Gringo]) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ringo [Gringo]
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Syd Bicking [Ringo]; Clem; Andres; Anna; Mr. Lopez; Joe Mortimer; Dolan; Baxter

Credits

Script
Manuel Medina
Art
Carlos Giménez [as Carlos] (signed)
Editing
Selecciones Ilustradas

Reprint history

First print
Chile
El Jinete Justiciero (Zig-Zag, 1966 series) #859 (1966)
Trampa contra
Also printed
Portugal
O Mundo de Aventuras (Aguiar & Dias, 1949 series) #912 (March 1967)
Encurralado
 
France
Sélection Western (Poche, 1967 series) #1 (1967)
Piège contre Gringo
 
Spain
Gringo (IMDE, 1970 series) #10 (May 1971)
Trampa para Gringo
 
Sweden
Tomahawk (Semic, 1976 series) [11 oktober] 1979 ([11 oktober] 1979)
Fällan
 
Australia
Shoot-Out Western (Gredown, 1980s series) ([1980?])
A Trap for Gringo

Synopsis

Ringo arrives by train at Nogales on the Mexican frontier in order to return Mortimer to Tucson to be hanged. Mortimer's gang kidnaps the wife of one of the train drivers as the first step in their rescue plan.

Notes

The signature on this story is dated 1965. This story includes an occurance of the name "Gringo" without the "G" removed.

Show/hide 2. The Abduction (Ringo [Gringo]) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ringo [Gringo]
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Syd Bicking [Ringo]; Mr. Fagan; Mayor Pickard; Pedro; Humberto; Miguel; Tim; Sheriff Jack Lee; Dean

Credits

Script
Manuel Medina
Art
Carlos Giménez [as Carlos] (signed)
Editing
Selecciones Ilustradas

Reprint history

First print
Belgium
Gringo (ZNU, 1966 series) #2 (1966)
Macht is wet
Also printed
Sweden
Buffalo (Semic, 1965 series) August 1967 (August 1967)
Rovet
 
Norway
Buffalo (Romanforlaget, 1968 series) [28. august] 1968 ([28. august] 1968)
Kidnapping
 
Spain
Gringo (IMDE, 1970 series) #3 (September 1970)
El Rapto
 
Chile
Far West (Quimantù, 1972 series) #157 (October 1971)
El rapto
 
Norway
Fantomet (Romanforlaget, 1966 series) #24/1971 (uke 49 1971)
Kidnapping
 
Sweden
Tomahawk (Williams Förlags, 1969 series) 8 april 1976 (8 april 1976)
Untitled
 
Spain
Hunter (Riego, 1980 series) #3 (1980)
El rapto
 
Spain
8 Aventuras de Gringo (Alonso, 1981 series) (1981)
El Rapto
 
Spain
Gringo (Alonso, 1982 series) #2 (1981)
El Rapto
 
Australia
Gun Western (Gredown, 1982?) ([1982?])
The Kidnapping

Synopsis

Fagan offers Mayor Pickard of Red Rock $5,000 to clear a Mexican village for a new train line. The coversation is overheard and the villagers prepare to defend their homes, but Miguel inflames the situation by kidnapping the Mayor's son and provides some legal grounds for the villagers to be expelled at no cost. Ringo secures the Sheriff's agreement to investigate.

Notes

The signature on this story is dated "SI 64".

Show/hide 3. The Condemned (Ringo [Gringo]) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ringo [Gringo]
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Syd Bicking [Gringo]; Laureano; Sheriff; Payton; Huck; Clay; Darrell;

Credits

Script
Manuel Medina
Art
Carlos Giménez [as Carlos] (signed)
Editing
Selecciones Ilustradas

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Spain
Gringo (IMDE, 1970 series) #18 (December 1971)
El condenado

Synopsis

Syd travels to Los Picos pursuing two criminals, Payton and Huck. The pair plan to rob a rich gold mine and accidntally cause a landslide when caught in the act by Laureano. Buried under the rubble, he is blamed for the theft--but Ringo is determined to save him and uncover the truth.

Notes

There is no date on the signature in this story. This might not be the first printing of this story, but it is the earliest identified to date.

Show/hide 4. The Phantom of the Swamplands (Ringo [Gringo]) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ringo [Gringo]
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Syd Bicking [Ringo]; Mr. Walker; old Dusty; Virginia; Sheriff; Monique Carlis; Lon

Credits

Script
Manuel Medina
Art
Carlos Giménez
Editing
Selecciones Ilustradas

Reprint history

First print
Portugal
O Mundo de Aventuras (Aguiar & Dias, 1949 series) #920 (May 1967)
O Fantasma do Pântano
Also printed
Australia
Ringo (Sport Magazine, 1967 series) #3 (March 1968)
 
Spain
Gringo (IMDE, 1970 series) #16 (October 1971)
 (El fantasma del pantano)
 
Spain
Gringo (IMDE, 1970 series) #16 (October 1971)
El fantasma del pantano
 
Argentina
Sandokan Sinónimo de aventura (Columba, 1982 series) #2 (6 October 1982)
Viejo Loco

Synopsis

Syd is travelling to the haunted town of Owl Ravine, Colorado, to visit his uncle Dusty. On arrival, he encounters his second cousin Virginia running from the ghost and Dusty is missing. Ringo believes the mystery points to stolen cattle being transferred to the Double Hearts Ranch of Monique Carlis.

Show/hide 5. This Wonderful World Atlas [only 60c!] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

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Details

Printed
1967? to 1968?
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This Wonderful World Atlas [only 60c!]

Notes

Read more about Ringo.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39220

Entry created

  • 10/06/2010

Cover added

  • 27/01/2015

Index completed

  • 06/02/2015

Last updated

  • 14/06/2016