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Issue Details

Issue #20
Published February-March 1961
Cover Price 0.15 USD
Pages 36
Editing ?
Notes Based on the "Cheyenne" TV series.

Cover Details

Characters Cheyenne Bodie [as played by Clint Walker] (photo)
Genre western
Pencils ? (photo)
Inks ? (photo)
Colors ? (photo)
Letters typeset

1 page Art Instruction, Inc. advertisement "Draw Lincoln"

Characters Abraham Lincoln
Letters typeset
Notes Inside front cover. Black and white. Illustrated ad for Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis., Minn.

14 page Cheyenne story "The Captives"

Characters Cheyenne Bodie
Synopsis A woman enlists Cheyenne's aid to find her twin brother, who was captured by Pawnee raiders 15 years previously.
Genre western
Script Paul S. Newman
Pencils Tom Gill
Inks Tom Gill; assistants
Notes Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

1 page text story "The Trap"

Characters Tom Rill; Frank Robie
Synopsis A rancher outwits rustlers who have set an ambush at the opening of a canyon.
Genre western
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Notes Text story with 1/4 page illustration.

3 page Small Bear story "The Spy"

Characters Small Bear; Long Lance
Synopsis Small Bear pretends to be dead in order to spy on a Sioux war party that intends to raid the Cheyenne camp.
Genre western
Pencils Jon Small
Inks Jon Small

Half page text article "Statement of Ownership"

Genre postal document
Letters typeset
Notes Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1960. Average number of copies sold to mail subscribers in previous 12 months was 419,634.

13 page Cheyenne story "The Squatter's Challenge"

Characters Cheyenne Bodie
Synopsis Cheyenne is hired by a mining company's lawyer to evict armed men who are living on company ground. The men are living near an abandoned gold mine that the company wants to put back into production.
Genre western
Pencils Tom Gill
Inks Tom Gill; assistants

1 page The Cowboy - At Work - At Play filler "La Reata"

Synopsis Evolution of equipment used to rope cattle.
Genre western; fact
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Notes Inside back cover. Black and white.

1 page Junior Sales Club of America advertisement "Prizes for You"

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Notes Back cover. Ad for Junior Sales Club of America, Springfield, Mass, for selling greeting cards.