September 5, 2011
Best of the West 57
Saddle up for Wild West action with the best vintage Western comic book reprints anywhere!! Just inside a stunning Bob Lubbers-drawn FIREHAIR cover, ( backed by a tryptych of cool 1950 cowboy move stills) you’ll get The Durango Kid in “Terror in the Timber:, as rendered by Fred Guardineer. Then, Dick Ayer’s original ghost rider, The Haunted Horseman faces off against- “He Who Laughs!!” The Latigo Kid, as drawn by Joe Maneely, tries to avoid joining “The Necktie Party”; then cover feature Firehair must run off Snakeoil Sam in a Lee Elias classic stright from Rangers Comics of the late 1940’s. Nexr, Red Mask (with the help of his artist, Frank Bolle takes on “The Diggers”, and finally, Dick Ayers has an encore, as the delineator of Jolly Jim Dandy, in a story reprinted from Dan’l Boone #1. Reprints of actual vintage Western comic book stories, originally published by Magazine Enterprises, Fiction House and others.Black & white with color covers; 44 pages, standard comic book size. Printed in 2006.