Straight Arrow Comics #6

Published
May 1951
Page count
28
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
None

Credits

Art
Jayar Studios, artist [credited]

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Straight Arrow) Cover, 1 page

"Not far from the Broken Bow Ranch lies Sundown Valley… and there, a secret cave that gleams with light from an unknown source…"

Featuring

Feature
Straight Arrow
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Fred Meagher, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Straight Arrow (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #4 (August 1950)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Untitled [Indians on Horseback] Comic story, 1 page

"Anthropologists call the period between 1600 and 1880 that of the Indian horse culture…"

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Texan (St. John, 1948 series) #9 (August 1950)
Indians on Horseback
Also printed
Australia
Straight Arrow Comics (Red Circle, 1955 series) #7 (July 1955)
Untitled
Show/hide 2. The Man Who Held the Lightning! (Straight Arrow) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Straight Arrow
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Straight Arrow [Steve Brand]; Packy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Fred Meagher, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Straight Arrow (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #4 (August 1950)
The Man Who Held the Lightning!
Also printed
Australia
Straight Arrow Comics (Red Circle, 1955 series) #16 (April 1956)
The Man Who Held the Lightning!
 
Australia
Straight Arrow (Regal, 1959? series) #6 ([May 1960?])
The Man Who Held Lightning

Synopsis

Straight Arrow is bound by rawhide thongs to four stakes in the desert sand.

Show/hide 3. Straight Arrow Injun-Uity Manual Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Notes

This item is probably based on a similar US product: http://iloveshreddedwheat.com/1949-52-straight-arrow-cards/

Show/hide 4. The Battle of the Giants! (Straight Arrow) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Straight Arrow
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Straight Arrow; Black Feather [Zeke Blower]; Packy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Fred Meagher, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Straight Arrow (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #4 (August 1950)
The Battle of the Giants
Also printed
Australia
Straight Arrow Giant (Red Circle, 1959? series) #7 ([1959?])
Battle of the Giants

Notes

Art ID by Steinar Ådland December 2010.

Show/hide 5. The Fire Medicine Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
, author
Text
, typeset
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Straight Arrow (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #3 (June-July 1950)
Fire Medicine
Show/hide 6. The Buffalo Hide of Peace! (Straight Arrow) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Straight Arrow
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Straight Arrow [Steve Brand]; Packy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Fred Meagher, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Straight Arrow (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #4 (August 1950)
The Buffalo Hide of Peace!
Also printed
Australia
Straight Arrow Jumbo Edition (Jubilee, 1974) #44184 ([1974])
The Buffalo Hide of Peace!
Show/hide 7. Amazing New Swiss Chalet Weather Forecaster (Dow Sales Co. Pty. Ltd.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Dow Sales Co. Pty. Ltd.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Anthony Gillies

AusReprints ID

  • 65356

Entry created

Cover added

Index completed

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