Young Eagle #8

Published
October 1953
Page count
24
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
A Fawcett Publication

Credits

Editing
Ginny Provisiero, original Editor [credited as V. A. Provisiero]
 
Al Jetter, original Art Editor [credited]
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor [credited]
 
Wilfred H. Fawcett, original President [credited as W. H. Fawcett, Jr]

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Nightmare Empire! (Young Eagle) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Young Eagle
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
, line art
 
Art Peddy, original penciller (panel)
 
, penciller (Australian reworking)
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Notes

This cover is closely based on the second panel on the final page of the story, 'The Nightmare Empire'.

Show/hide 1. The Nightmare Empire Chapter One The River of Flame (Young Eagle) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Young Eagle
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Young Eagle; Colonel Scott; Captain Price; Lieutenant Santoro (Mexican Military Intelligence); General Blaine (phony soldier)

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Art Peddy, penciller
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Bobbie Heyman, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Eagle (Fawcett, 1950 series) #6 (October 1951)
The Nightmare Empire Chapter One The River of Flame

Synopsis

Two military supply trains have been bushwacked and the wagons stolen, and south of the border, phony U.S. soldiers rob and kill. In his search of the bandits, Young Eagle is trapped in a cave, which is set on fire with burning oil.

Show/hide 2. The Nightmare Empire Chapter Two Death's Horsemen (Young Eagle) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Young Eagle
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Young Eagle; Colonel Scott; Captain Price; Lieutenant Santoro (Mexican Military Intelligence); General Blaine (phony soldier); Spider (phony soldier)

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Art Peddy, penciller
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Bobbie Heyman, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Eagle (Fawcett, 1950 series) #6 (October 1951)
The Nightmare Empire Chapter Two Death's Horsemen

Synopsis

Young Eagle escapes from the burning oil in the cave, and gets back to warn Captain Price of an ambush.

Show/hide 3. The Nightmare Empire Chapter Three Traitor's Trap (Young Eagle) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Young Eagle
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Young Eagle; Colonel Scott; Captain Price; Lieutenant Santoro (Mexican Military Intelligence); General Blaine (phony soldier)

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Art Peddy, penciller
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Bobbie Heyman, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Eagle (Fawcett, 1950 series) #6 (October 1951)
The Nightmare Empire Chapter Three Traitor's Trap

Synopsis

Young Eagle escapes from Blaine's army of murderers, and leads the cavalry back to wipe them out.


Notes

One page has been removed from this three-part story.

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AusReprints ID

  • 71096

Entry created

  • 16/10/2015

Cover added

  • 04/02/2020

Last updated

  • 25/12/2019