Four Color #789

Published
April 1957
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
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Show/hide Cover "Valley Thieves" (Max Brand's Silvertip) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Max Brand's Silvertip
Genre
Western
Characters
Silvertip; Frosty (wolf)

Credits

Painting
?
Letters
typeset

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Also printed
Australia
Max Brand's Silvertip (Regal, 1960? series) #5 ([1961?])
Valley Thieves
Show/hide 1. Cast of Characters (Silvertip) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Silvertip
Genre
Western
Characters
Silvertip; Taxi; Harry Clonmel; Sam Fisk (villain)

Credits

Art
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Preview of the story.

Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Four illustrations with typeset text.

Show/hide 2. Silvertip and the Valley Thieves (Silvertip) Comic story, 32 pages

Featuring

Feature
Silvertip
Genre
Western
Characters
Silvertip; Taxi; Harry Clonmel; Sam Fisk (villain); Parade (horse); Frosty (wolf)

Credits

Script
Max Brand (original story)
? (comic adaptation)
Art
Everett Raymond Kinstler

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Also printed
Australia
Max Brand's Silvertip (Regal, 1960? series) #5 ([1961?])
Valley Thieves

Synopsis

A young giant, Harry Clonmel, all six-feet, five inches of him, comes to the west seeking Silvertip. Meanwhile Silvertip's deadly enemy Sam Fisk has escaped from jail and is seeking revenge. Silvertip's horse, Parade, and his wolf, Frosty, are taken hostage by the Cary clan in a remote valley and Silvertip, Clonmel, and Taxi must free them.

Notes

Adapted from the 1933 novel "Valley Thieves" by Max Brand.

Show/hide 3. Wolves Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact; animal

Credits

Art
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Facts about wolves.

Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath.

Show/hide 4. Horse Training Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact; animal

Credits

Art
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Directions on teaching a horse two simple tricks.

Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."


Notes

Indicia title is "Max Brand's SILVERTIP, No. 789; VALLEY THIEVES." Code number is SILVERTIP O.S. #789-574. Copyright 1957 by Dodd, Mead & Company, Inc. Eighth of ten Silvertip Four Colors.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 68493

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  • 04/10/2011