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Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) comic books 2002-2004

  • Issue #25
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 25

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    Cover by Frank Frazetta. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle, Fred Guardineer, Mike Sekowsky and Syd Shores. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Haunted Castle"; Tim Holt [Redmask] in "Tyrant of San Tomas"; The Durango Kid in "The Lady Packs a Six-Gun"; Masked Raider in "For Talon's Nest" (note: title is from the original story, not this reprint); Wild Bill Pecos in "The Killers of the Plains"! Plus: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in the text story "The Hooks of Horror" by Gardner Fox and Frank Frazetta! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #26
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 26

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    Stories by unknown. Art by Bob Powell, Dick Ayers, Marvin Stein, Frank Bolle, Charles Nicholas, Sal Trapani and Fred Guardineer. Featuring: The Lemonade Kid in "The Terrible Three"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Death Raced the Wagon Train"; The Lazo Kid in "Outlaw Trail!"; Tim Holt as Redmask in "Three Graves in Boot Hill"; Rocky Lane in "$1,000,000 Stagecoach"; The Durango Kid in "Readin', 'Ritin', Rustlin'"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #27
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 27

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    Photo Cover of Roy Rogers. Stories by Gaylord DuBois and unknown. Art by John Buscema, Mario Aquaviva, Frank Bolle, Fred Guardineer, Dick Giordano and Dick Ayers. Featuring: Roy Rogers in "Roy Rides a Hunch"; Tim Holt [Redmask] in "The Death Rattle"; The Durango Kid in "The Vanishing Hats of Hollering Gap"; Black Phantom in "The Dangerous Dude"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "A Trap For Nemesis"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #28
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 28

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    Cover by Frank Bolle. Stories by Gardner Fox and unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle, Bob Powell, Bernard Case and Fred Guardineer. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Ace of Death!" (note: title is from original story, not this reprint); Tim Holt [Redmask] in "The Death Wheel"; Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders in "The Great Balloon Trick"; Black Diamond in "Forced to Kill"; The Durango Kid in "Six-Gun Harry's Battle"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #29
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 29

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby (Jim Bowie figure) and unknown. Stories by Jack Kirby, Joe Simon, Gardner Fox? and unknown. Art by Jack Kirby, Joe Simon, Fred Guardineer, Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle, Bob Powell and Pete Morisi. Featuring: Jim Bowie in "Jim Bowie Makes a Magic Knife"; The Durango Kid in "The Law of the Mask"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Death's Stagecoach"; Redmask in "Powdersmoke Hero"; Red Hawk in "The Weapon Maker"; Masked Raider in "Stolen Watch"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #30
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 30

    Cover by Joe Certa. Stories by unknown. Art by Joe Certa, Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle, Ben Brown and unknown. Featuring: The Durango Kid in "Duel To the Finish"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Grim Treasure"; Tim Holt as Redmask in "Apache Killer"; Black Diamond in "The Pastures of Peril"; Rocky Lane in "The Riders of the Fog"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #31
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 31

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    Cover by Dick Ayers. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman in the new story "The Curse of the Carpathians," written by Bill Black and drawn by Dick Ayers. Reprints: Stories by unknown. Art by Bill Walton, Dick Giordano, Vince Alascia, Frank Bolle, Fred Meagher and Fred Guardineer. Featuring: Black Diamond in "Six Gun Showdown"; Rocky Lane in "The Nester's Treasure"; Tim Holt [Redmask] in "The Men Death Wanted"; White Indian [Straight Arrow] in "The Boy From Back East"; The Durango Kid in "Trail of the Sawbones"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #32
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 32

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    Cover by Frank Frazetta. Stories by Gardner Fox and unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, Joe Certa, John Belfi, Frank Bolle, Bob Powell and Al Luster. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Terror of the Night"; The Durango Kid in "XXX"; Tim Holt [Redmask] in "The Cave of Gold"; The Lemonade Kid in "Guns Talk Loud in Spooktown"; Black Diamond in "Pastures of Death"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #33
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 33

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    Painted Cover. Stories by Gardner Fox? and unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle, Carl Pfeufer, John Jordan, Charles Nicholas, Warren Tufts and Fred Guardineer. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Terror Travels North"; Redmask in "Terror Over the Border"; Tom Mix in "The Doctor's Dilemma"; Masked Rider in "Doom in the Desert"; Zorro in "Garcia's Package"; The Durango Kid in "The Mansion of Murder"! Plus: inside front cover has the Zorro story "Clash With Diego" drawn by Alex Toth! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #34
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 34

    Features Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys and the Lost Explorers with art by John Buscema, Wild Bill Hickock and Jingles in Noon Deadline with art by Al Williamson, The Haunted Horseman in The Headless Horsemen with art by Dick Ayers, The Durango Kid in XXX with art by Joe Certa and John Belfi, Red Mask in A Tin Soldier with art by Frank Bolle, and Renegade Kid with art by Doug Wildey. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #35
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 35

    Cover by Frank Frazetta. Stories by Gardner Fox and unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, Fred Guardineer, Frank Bolle, Ross Andru & Mike Esposito, Bob Fujitani and unknown. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Hangman's Hate!"; The Durango Kid in "Whole Town Gone Loco!"; Redmask in "The Doom Trail"; Annie Oakley in "The Cowboy"; Black Diamond in "The Unmasking of Black Diamond"; Two Gun Lil [Two-Gun Lil] in "The Masked Outlaw!" 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #36
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 36

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    Photo Cover of Gene Autry. Stories by unknown. Art by Nicholas Firfires, Joe Certa, Frank Bolle and Dick Ayers. Featuring: Gene Autry in "The Bighorn Hunt"; The Durango Kid in "One Night of Death"; Tim Holt as Redmask in "The Desert Robbers"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Ghost's Apprentice"! Plus: text article "My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys-or-A Day at the Autry Museum" by Jeffrey M. Bembaron. 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #37
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 37

    Cover by Frank Frazetta. Special origins issue! Stories by Gardner Fox, Ray Krank and unknown. Art by Joe Certa & John Belfi, Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle and Bob Powell. Featuring: The Durango Kid in "Durango's Greatest Battle"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Haunted Horseman"; Redmask in "Redmask of the Rio Grande" and "The Reform of the Black Phantom"; The Lemonade Kid in "Crooks in Cactus"; Pistol Packing Pattie in "Dancing Words"; Red Hawk in "The Men of the Green Feather"! 48 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #38
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 38

    Stories by unknown. Art by Frank Bolle, Carl Pfeufer & John Jordan, Fred Guardineer, Syd Shores, Dick Ayers and unknown. Featuring: Tim Holt as Redmask in "The Mark of the Wolf"; Tom Mix in "The Two-Way Crime"; The Durango Kid in "The Sting of Death"; Wild Bill Pecos in "Marshall of No-Gun Town"; The Haunted Horseman in "The Death of Rex Fury"; Sugarfoot in "Judgement of Soloman"; Lawman in "The Wisdom of Solomon"! Plus: 1-page map of Tim Holt's Home Range! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #39
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 39

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    Photo Cover of Roy Rogers. Stories by Gardner Fox and unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, Alex Toth, Joe Certa & John Belfi, Frank Bolle and Ruben Moreira. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Looking-Glass Killer"; Roy Rogers in "The Temptation of Sam McGraw"; The Durango Kid in "The Battle of the Dams"; Tim Holt as Redmask in "The Kiowa Kid"; Golden Arrow in "The Great Reward Swindle"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #40
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 40

    Cover by Frank Frazetta. Stories by unknown. Art by Frank Bolle, Bill Everett, Dick Ayers, Louis Zansky, Pete Morisi and Fred Guardineer. Featuring: Tim Holt as Redmask in "The Crazy Quilt Suit"; Calamity Kate in "Readin', Ridin', and Robbin'"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Spectral Witness"; Smiley Burnette in "The River Boat Escapade"; Masked Rider in "Double Ambush"; The Durango Kid in "The Showdown"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #41
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 41

    Cover by Frank Frazetta. Stories by Gardner Fox and unknown. Art by Joe Certa & John Belfi, Bob Lubbers, Dick Giordano & Vince Alascia, Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle and Bob Powell. Featuring: The Durango Kid in "The Big Frame-Up"; Firehair in an untitled story; Wild Bill Hickok in "Tenderfoot Terror"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Blasts of Doom"; Tim Holt as Redmask in "Ride Against Death"; Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders in an untitled story (originally a Windy Wales story)! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #42
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 42

    Painted Cover. Stories by Carl Memling and unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle, Bill Walton, Fred Guardineer, John Severin & Bill Elder and unknown. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Magico Versus the Haunted Horseman"; Redmask in "The Luck of Major Hanley"; Black Diamond in "Terror Island"; The Durango Kid in "The Man Who Hated Everybody"; American Eagle in "Laughing Dog's Revenge"; Pistol Packing Pattie in "Ill Feelings" and "Pistol Packing Pattie Cuts Him Short!"; Lone Rider in "Glittering Shadows"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #43
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 43

    Cover by Dick Ayers and Ed Coutts. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, John Severin, Joe Certa & John Belfi, Frank Bolle and Pete Morisi. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Ghost Ants of San Pedro"; Tales of the Haunted Horseman - "A Web For Her Wedding Dress" and "Death Came Calling"; American Eagle in "Life For a Life"; The Durango Kid in "Blood and Oil"; Tim Holt as Redmask in "The Junk Robbers"; Masked Raider in "Trail of the Eagle"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #44
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 44

    Stories by unknown. Art by Ogden Whitney, Fred Guardineer, Dick Ayers, Frank Bolle, Bob Powell and unknown. Featuring: The Hooded Horseman in "Buzzard Bait"; The Durango Kid in "Get Out of My Sight!"; The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Haunted Portrait"; Redmask in "Reward For Redmask"; Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders in "Bobby Wins His Spurs"; Tales of the Haunted Horseman - "Tortures of the Damned"; Black Jack in "Black Jack's Hitching Post"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #45
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 45

    Stories by Gardner Fox and unknown. Art by Dick Ayers and various. The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] meets "The Greedy Ghosts of Boot Hill"; The Durango Kid faces the "Roar of the Rapids"; Tim Holt as Redmask faces off with "The Man of 1000 Faces"; White Indian fires "Arrows of Justice"; and more! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #46
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 46

    Cover pencils by Dick Ayers. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Ayers, Fred Guardineer, Sparky Moore and unknown. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "The Vulture Swoops"; The Durango Kid in "Six-Gun Empire"; Wild Bill Elliott in "The Clock"; Lash LaRue in "The Dead Man Walks the Range"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #47
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 47

    Cover by Dick Ayers. Movie star cowboy, Monte Hale, confronts his old villain, The Minstrel, who is determined to play the "Song of Death!" Plus: stories featuring The Durango Kid, The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider], Redmask and more! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #48
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 48

    Cover by Dick Ayers. Edited by Bill Black. Stories by Dick Ayers and Gill Fox. Art by Frank Bolle, Joe Certa, John Belfi, Dick Ayers, Tony Sgroi, and John Severin. AC Comics reprints classic Western stories that originally appeared in comics from Magazine Enterprises, Dell, and Prize in the Golden Age. Gunplay and horsemanship from Western heroes the Durango Kid, The Haunted Horseman, Daniel Boone and Redmask (aka Western movie star Tim Holt). Inheritance of Death; The Scourge of Guilt; The Big Guns; The Giant of Gold Hill; Black Fire; The Devils Own. 40 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #49
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 49

    Edited by Bill Black. Art by Frank Bolle, Fred Guardineer, Dick Ayers, and Mort Lawrence. AC Comics reprints classic Western stories that originally appeared in comics from Magazine Enterprises, Dell, Orbit and others in the Golden Age. The Haunted Horseman faces The Spectral Warrior; The Durango Kid learns the code of the drygulcher; Real-life sharpshooter Annie Oakley encounters The Black Knight. The Weapons of Redmask; The Spectral Warrior; Code of the Drygulcher; The Black Knight; Timber Treachery; Call Your Shots. 40 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #50
    Best of the West (1998 AC Comics) 50

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    Cover pencils by Dick Ayers. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Ayers & Ernie Bache, Frank Bolle, Ed Good, Joe Certa & John Belfi, Charles Nicholas and Tony Sgroi. Featuring: The Haunted Horseman [Ghost Rider] in "Haunted Horseman Vs. Frankenstein"; Tim Holt as Redmask in "Crimes of the Cape"; Monte Hale in "The Marshal Takes a Gunning"; The Durango Kid in "Never Say Die"; Wild Bill Hickok and Jingles in "The Battle of the Bulge"; Range Rider in "The Come-On"! 44 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.