All Star Western #68

DC Comics

United States

Published
December 1952-January 1953
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
DC: Superman National Comics
 
DC: Superman National Comics
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/10115

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (The Trigger Twins) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Trigger Twins
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Novelty Mart) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Novelty Mart

Credits

Writing
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Art
, line art
Text
, letterer

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Six Bullets for Sheriff Trigger! (The Trigger Twins) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Trigger Twins
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Plus Comic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #58 ([July 1961?])
Six Bullets for Sheriff Trigger
Printed in
The Hundred Plus Comic (K. G. Murray, 1959 series) #58 ([July 1961])

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Fleer's Dubble Bubble) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Whoopee! This is the real wild West!"

Featuring

Feature
Fleer's Dubble Bubble
Genre
Children

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ray Thompson, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 4. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

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Notes

Includes a plug for A Date with Judy on ABC.

Show/hide 5. Superman Shows How UNICEF Spells Help for the Children of the World! (Superman) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Advocacy; superhero

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff, scripter
Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp , letterer

Synopsis

Superman convinces a group of children to contribute their movie money to UNICEF.

Show/hide 6. Threat of the Seneca Frogmen (Strong Bow) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Strong Bow
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Strong Bow

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
James Schucker, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Seriemagasinet (Serieforlaget / Se-Bladene / Stabenfeldt, 1951 series) #4/1957 ([april] 1957)
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
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Show/hide 8. Western State Slang Cartoon, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; western-frontier

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Smith Brothers Cough Drops) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Smith Brothers Cough Drops

Credits

Writing
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Text
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Show/hide 10. Legend of the Peace Pipes! Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; western-frontier

Credits

Writing
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Text
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Show/hide 11. The Ambush of the Painted Wagon! (Foley of the Fighting 5th) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Foley of the Fighting 5th
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Irwin Hasen, penciller
 
Bob Lander, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Seriemagasinet (Serieforlaget / Se-Bladene / Stabenfeldt, 1951 series) #4/1957 ([april] 1957)
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Lady Wildroot Shampoo) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lady Wildroot Shampoo

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
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Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 13. He Went West Himself Text article, 2 pages

Credits

Writing
, author
Art
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Text
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Show/hide 14. Now More Than Ever- Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

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Show/hide 15. Dangerous Decoy! (Johnny Thunder) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Thunder
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Johnny Thunder [John Tane]

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #57 (February 1961)
Dangerous Decoy!
Show/hide 16. Draw Me! (Art Instruction, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Art Instruction, Inc.

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 17. Untitled (Daisy Air Rifles) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Air Rifles

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 18. Untitled (Thom McAn) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thom McAn

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
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Notes

Back cover.


Notes

Editor credit confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records dated 1952/08/04, provided by DC Comics. No script or art credits were indicated for this issue. On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33094

Entry created

  • 08/08/2007

Cover added

  • 29/04/2010

Index completed

  • 27/05/2022

Last updated

  • 27/05/2022