September 6, 2011
Roy Rogers Western Classics 5
NOTE: OUR ONLY REMAINING COPY HAS A SLIGHTLY SCUFFED COVER, SO THIS BOOK IS LESS THAN PERFECT.This is the hard-to-find, last issue of Roy’s initial AC Comics Western Classics series. Great Dell Comics reprints from the Golden Age of the Western Comic Book, the 1950’s, include Roy in “Strange Tracks”, as drawn by John Buscema, and Dale Evans in “The Slicker”, with art by Russ Manning. Also appearing is Gabby Hayes, from his Fawcett Comics series, in “Bucking Wheels of Glory,” as drawn by Leonard Frank. Plus, photos of Roy and family, a centerspread reproduction of the lobby card from “Rainbow Over Texas”, and an illustrated article on the artwork in the RR comic books of the ’50’s, by comic historian Bill Black. 36 pages, black and white with color photo cover. Standard comic book format. Printed in 1992.