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Tripalong Hoppity : the fearless Texas Ranger / by Emile Mercier
Bib ID 8128973
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Mercier, Emile, 1901-1981, artist, author
 
Description Sydney : Frank Johnson, [1949?] 
32 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations ; 25 cm 
Series

McGee Comics Collection.

Summary

Send-up of fictional Western hero Hopalong Cassidy.

Full contents
  • Tripalong and El Stingo Hoppity : the curse of the desert
  • Pusillanimous Puss.
 
Biography/History

"Circa 1949 Johnson reprinted in regular format the Emile Mercier comics which he had originally published as digests in the mid-1940s. The new editions of ... Tripalong Hoppity ... re-used the original covers, but altered the back-up content." -- Cliffe, Graeme. From "Sunbeams" to sunset. Margate Beach, Qld. : Comicoz, 2019. Page 81.

Notes

Cover title.

Subjects Cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Comic books, strips, etc.  |  Australian
Form/genre Western comics.  |  Comics (Graphic works)

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