The Fightin' Texan #17

Published
December 1952
Page count
36?
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/306300

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Killer's Trail Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Western

Credits

Art
Lou Cameron
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 1. The Killer's Way Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western
Characters
Wayne Haley; Morgan Gault; The Utah Kid; Cheyenne

Credits

Art
Lou Cameron
Show/hide 2. "Whoa, Fury! Looks like those nesters are outnumbered!" (The Texan) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Texan
Genre
Western
Characters
The Texan

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colt Western Library (Approved, 1955 series) #27 ([September 1957?]) —The Texan
The Texan
Show/hide 3. Al Jennings Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Art
Richard Speed

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Texan (St. John, 1948 series) #3 (February 1949)
Al Jennings

Notes

The artwork is very similar to Richard Speed in other fillers in this series, and it also matches a scan from Jerry Bails' Who's Who. Art ID by Steinar Ådland, March 2011.

Show/hide 4. "Yuh'd have shot me afore my hand touched leather..." (Mustang Jack) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mustang Jack
Genre
Western
Characters
Mustang Jack; Linda Hale; Frank Burne

Credits

Art
Rudi Palais

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Texan (St. John, 1948 series) #4 (May 1949)
"Yuh'd have shot me afore my hand touched leather..."
Also printed
Australia
Triple Western Pictorial Monthly (Red Circle, 1955 series) #14 (August 1956)
Rustlers Ride
 
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Colt Western Library (Trans-Tasman Magazines, 1960? series) #42 ([October 1960?])
Rustlers Ride!

Notes

JVJon at Digital Comics Museum has Palais credited to this story, and comparing with artwork in Phantom Lady #17, it matches. Art ID by Steinar Ådland, March 2011.

Show/hide 5. "Shoemaker -- "Here are the boots for your new polar expedition..." (Quips and Queries) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Quips and Queries

Credits

Author
Art
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Selections from "10,000 Jokes, Toasts, and Stories," by Lewis & Fay Copeland, Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1940.

Show/hide 6. "My grandfather lived to be nearly ninety..." (Gag Bag) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Gag Bag

Credits

Author
Art
? (illustration)
Letters
typest

Notes

Selections from "10,000 Jokes, Toasts, and Stories," by Lewis & Fay Copeland, Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1940.

Show/hide 7. The Outlaw Trail (The Bold Buckeroo) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Bold Buckeroo
Genre
Western
Characters
The Bold Buckeroo [Tim Rollins]; Rusty; Ben Morton; Helen Morton; Mike Stiles

Credits

Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Dana Dutch? [as D. D.]

Notes

Indexed from a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 81698

Cover added

  • 30/05/2013

Index completed

  • 30/05/2013

Last updated

  • 30/05/2013