Warner brothers current owners of fawcett s legal representation has. Gene autry comics comic books from dell atomic avenue. A cover gallery for the comic book gene autry comics free comic books, vintage comic. Catalog comic books archive download classic comics. Its most popular character was captain marvel, the alter ego of radio reporter billy batson, who transformed into the. Gene autrys western scrapbook article by gerald geraghty, art by till goodan. That is why you will find gene mentioned in books from guitars to baseball. Please note book has creases,chipped back cover, small name stamp on cover,wear and tear.
All portions of the grand comics database, except where noted otherwise, are ed by the gcd and are licensed under a creative commons attributionsharealike 4. The series ran until 1953 when whiz comics ceased publication. Other international countries please inquire before making purchase as prices vary. Gene autry and the secret of badmans cove, art by jesse marsh. A cover gallery for the comic book gene autry comics. Born orvon gene autry on september 29, 1907, in tioga, texas, he learned music from his mother, elnora, on a mailorder guitar and sang in the choir of his grandfather williams baptist church. Download premium images you cant get anywhere else. The author, gerald geraghty, was a screenwriter whose credits include autry s serial the phantom empire. The majority of our books belong to what has been termed the golden age of comics. Get the best deals on gene autry silver age comics 1956 1969.
Get the best deals on gene autry golden age westerns comics when you shop the largest online selection at. In january 1943, fawcett published the first hopalong cassidy comic. This is the place where we share items that we think are special, significant, and swell. Buy products related to gene autry comics and see what customers say about gene autry comics on free delivery possible on eligible purchases. Nice copy of the early series that preceded the longerrunning series from dell. Sell my comic books helps you sell comic books you have inherited, bought, or found in your home for the maximum return. Golden arrow, otherwise known as roger parsons is the son of professor paul parsons. See more ideas about western comics, comic books and comic book covers. Gene autry comics were first published by fawcett in 1941, and dell picked it up after 10 issues and ran 121 issues. According to boyd magers comic book cowboys site, this comic reprints a sundayonly newspaper strip from 19401942.
Gene autry rose to superstardom and became a multimillionaire through a combination of personal style, hard work, charisma, and sheer grit. Also included are seven various dell comics from series such as red ryder comics, gene autry and champion, and more. Gene autry was one of the most famous cowboy stars from the 1930s and 1940s and this title ran for over a hundred issues. This edit will also create new pages on comic vine for. Gene autrys talent and influence extended beyond music and movies. Western comics and books page 2 of 5 comic book plus. Golden age cowboy western dell comics dell comics, gene autry, range rider, rex allen, texas rangers, many more, vol 2 of 5 comics. Gene autry comics was first published by fawcett in 1941, and dell picked it up after 10 issues and ran 121 issues. Fawcett comics, a division of fawcett publications, was one of several successful comic book.
Color color dimensions standard golden age us paper stock. Find the value of the dell comic gene autry comics volume 3. Roy rogers, gene autry, and other western themed comic books. Unable to retrieve autocheck summary report, please try back later. Information on saddles, chaps, roping, bronc riding, steer wrestling, and pack horses. If youve stumbled across a treasure trove of comics, then sell my comic books is a great place to find out what you have. Gene autry was not only the forerunner of all the singing cowboys, he also was the first bwestern cowboy to have a regular comicbook series. This began primarily with newspaper reprints and then went up, up and away with the introduction of superman. Find highquality gene autry stock photos and editorial news pictures from getty images. Gene autry and champion illustration on back cover. Hoppy began in issue 33 and continued through issue 49 dated april, 1944. Comic book featuring the famous singing cowboy hero gene autry. Established in 1992, four color comics has a great selection of vintage comic books, movie posters, trading cards, memorabilia, pulps, original comic art, toys, games and more.
By 1948, the dell publishing company turned out over one million gene autry comics each year. In late 1942, fawcett added hopalong cassidy to the cast of their popular title master comics starring captain marvel, jr. This includes but is not necessarily limited to our database schema and data distribution format. Dell then published 101 issues of gene autry comics from 1946 to 1955. Nickel comics was an experiment on the part of its publisher, fawcett to see if a comic half as thick, costing half as much, and coming out twice as often, could make it in the marketplace. Gene autry golden age westerns comics for sale ebay. Autry defined country music, cowboy songs and american music for two generations of listeners around the world. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Fawcett comics, a division of fawcett publications, was one of several successful comic book publishers during the golden age of comic books in the 1940s. Western comics is a comics genre usually depicting the american old west frontier and.
Warner brothers current owners of fawcett s legal representation has informed us several fawcett books on dcm were in fact not in the public domain and must come down. Gene autry, the roving cowboy, rides the adventure trail with his old sidekick, frosty. Gene autry silver age comics 19561969 for sale ebay. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Both dell comics and fawcett comics published a number of western titles, including the. Gene autry comics dell, 19461959 and 1951 gene autry. The register and tribune syndicate comic strip gene autry rides by till goodan was the first entry, lasting from 1940 to 1941. Gene autry was country musics first multimedia star from the early 1930s until the mid1950s selling records, movies, radio, and television. Golden age cowboy western dell comics dell comics, gene autry, range rider, rex allen, texas rangers, many more. Welcome to the main page of our massive public domain comic book archive. Rustlers steal cattle from mexican ranchers and cross the rio grande at badmans cove. He also appeared in his own named magazine for 5 issues between 19421946. Unfollow gene autry comics to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. This period, which witnessed an explosion of englishcanadian comic book publishing, is now described as the canadian golden age of comics.
From 1941 to 1943, autry was the subject of a comic book initially published by fawcett comics and then picked up by dell comics that ran 12 issues. Population statistics grade universal signature series restored qualified total. Golden ag e w estern comics golden age powerhouse books. This book has 69 pages and was uploaded by supermoose on january 31, 2019.1416 1393 446 1523 109 1230 749 1549 1101 1268 899 350 466 732 835 991 362 706 420 1285 1275 575 489 19 1102 11 1436 710 1333 1433 939 761 946 1601 1372 1326 635 510 513 680 939 109 970 1408 367 1241