Gun Smoke Western The Quick and the Dead

Published
1982
Page count
84
Cover price
1.00 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size (205mm x 280mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
None
Trove version
trove.nla.gov.au/version/186497010

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Guerrillas Cover, 1 page

"The Quick and the Dead. The Guerrillas"

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 1. Untitled Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
José Ortiz (signed)

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 2. He Who Laughs Last… Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
José Ortiz (signed)

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 3. Texas A New State Comic story, 2 pages
Show/hide 4. Two Outlaws (Gringo) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Gringo
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Script
Manuel Medina
Art
Carlos Giménez
Editing
?
Selecciones Ilustradas (syndication)

Notes

This reprint appears to have been sourced and translated from the version in Hunter (Riego, 1980 series) #2. The 1963 copyright date in that version has been removed, as well as the '64 date on Giménez's signature.

Show/hide 5. The Route to California Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Historical

Credits

Script
Jordi Longarón
Art
Jordi Longarón

Reprint history

First print
Spain
Hunter (Riego, 1980 series) #4 (1980)
La ruta a California
Show/hide 6. Death Rattle Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Editing
George Wildman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Haunted (Charlton, 1971 series) #30 (November 1976)
Death Rattle
Also printed
United States
Beyond the Grave (Charlton, 1983 series) #8 (March 1983)
Death Rattle

Notes

This might not be the correct source, although the story looks to be in a Charlton style.

Show/hide 7. The Caravans Comic story, 2 pages
Show/hide 8. The Guerrillas (The Guerrillas) Comic story, 40 pages

"Excitement runs through the group gathered in front of the sheriff's office in Redtown…"

Featuring

Feature
The Guerrillas
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Script
Gil José Larraz
Art
Jesús Blasco (signed)

Reprint history

Based on
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1652 (11 December 1969)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1653 (18 December 1969)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1654 (25 December 1969)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1655 (1 January 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1656 (8 January 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1657 (15 January 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1658 (22 January 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1659 (29 January 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1660 (5 February 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1661 (12 February 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1662 (19 February 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1663 (26 February 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1664 (5 March 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1665 (12 March 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1666 (19 March 1970)
La route du condamné
 
Belgium
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1667 (26 March 1970)
La route du condamné
This version
Spain
Hunter (Riego, 1980 series) #5 (1980)
Guerrillas
 
Spain
Hunter (Riego, 1980 series) #6 (1980)
Guerrillas
Original
Spirou (Dupuis, 1947 series) #1652 (1969?) to #1667 (1970) - La route du condamné

Notes

This is the second episode "La route du condamné" ("La ruta del condenado"/"The Route of the Doomed"), originally published in Spirou 1969-1970. The title of this translation indicates the story is sourced from the version in Hunter.

Show/hide 9. Gun Smoke Western Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
José Ortiz

Notes

This is the same illustration as on the inside front cover. It is on the back cover.


Notes

This issue is listed at the Monash University Library.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 42021

Entry created

  • 25/08/2009

Cover added

  • 09/05/2014

Index completed

  • 09/05/2014

Last updated

  • 02/09/2017