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Alan Ladd

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DRUM BEAT

presented by Warner Bins,

in

CinemaScope and WarnerColor

WARNER

BROS.

Pictures Present

ALAN LADDDELMER DAVES'

DRUMuiih

BEAT'

AUDREY DALTON MARSIA PAVANROBERT KEITH

RODOLFO ACOSTA

CINEMASCOPE

WARNER COLORA JAGUAR PRODUCTIONWritten and Directed

By

DELMER DAVESPresented by Warner Bros.

ALAN LADD

as

JOHNNY MACKAY

Charles Brunson as Cup tain Jack

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I'M TOLD THE ONLY POSSIBLE WAY TO PEACE 15 TO GET CAPTAIN JACK BACK 0K7VE RESERVATION j WITH THE FRIENDLY1,

CAPTAIN JACK SAV5 HE COULDN'T I HAVE READ THE TREAT* HE SIGNEDFI-JE \ LETTERS

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WEARS BACK/ BUT I'VE HUNTED FROM AND FISHED WITH HIM ANDKNOW /WHITEMEN HE CAN READ AND TALK ENGLISH. /PRAISINGHE'Sjjtefc'iWWS/

^( HIMTOTHESKIES.'

SURE/ HE'S SMART ENOUGH TO \ I KNOW, FOOL WHITE MEN-THEN HE GETS PEACEFUL THEM TO WRITE WHAT A GOOD /MEANS HAVE INDIAN HE IS/ WHENEVER HE < FAILED, BUT GETS INTO TROUBLE, HE SHOWS \ MUST WE THE LETTERS TO THE JUSTICE OP RESORT TO THE PEACE. NOT THAT HE HAS [ FORCE: TO WORRY- HE HAS THE JUSTICE OF THE PEACEJ'

MY FAMILY ALL DIED IN A HIM? MASSACRE.' MY MOTHER, r CAN SEE HE VFATHER AND TWO KlDBROTHERS RELISHES KILLING INDIANS.' WERE SLAIN IN THEIR BEDS THOUGH I WONDER AND SCALPED.' NO,I DON'T IF HIS FAMILY /KNOW IF THEY'D APPROVE OF APPROVES/ MY BEING AN INDIAN FIGHTER.' NEVER HAD A CHANCE TO

WHY ASK

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I SUPPOSE YOU WONDER / SET CAPTAIN JACK WHY I SENT FOR YOUf I / AND HIS MODOC5 OUT WAS EDUCATED AS A OF LOST RIVER VALLEY-SOLDIER, SO I KNOW A \ TO THE RESERVATION? FIGHTS* KNOWS BEST THE MEANING QF PEACE: X WANT YOU TO LAY ASIDE YOUR RIFLE AND BRING TO THE MODOC VALLEY.'

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lOU SHOULDN'T HAVE THREATENED

ATE/?"

AS BLAINE CRACKEL RIDES WITH WE MODOC BRAVES ALONG LOST RIVER VALLEY, HE MEETS AND.

'EM, BILL.' THEY'RE

Y ANDYOU,

TELLS THE TELEGRAPH MESSAGE TO CAPTAIN JACK.

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CAPTAIN JACK'S J WHOSE MAN

MEW/

j& ARE

SO PA-i MOUR RESPECTS TO TOUR INJUN FRIEND, CAPTAIN JACK.' TELL HIM WE LOST ONE INJUN FISHTER WHEN JOHNNy MACKAV SIGNED UP AS PEACE COMMISSIONER BUT WE JUST SOT A NEW CHE -/He/ AND "' F MODOC JIM'S STILL LIVING, I'M GOINSTO KIU. J-a_t HIM/

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JOHNNY, TOE PRESIDENT AND MRS. GRANT IN THEfR TELEGRAM OF COM DOLE NCE OFFERED TO TAKE ME INTO THEIR FAMILY.' THEY'RE VERY GENEROUS-- BUT I CAME HERE BECAUSE I WANTED TO HELP SETTLE THE WEST/ MY UNCLE'S FARM 15 MINENOW-I'M STAVING/

^j^S JOHNNY AND THE OTHERS GALLOP WE MODOC CAMP, WAR DRUMS BEAT..

And suddenly, across the peacefulvalleyfarmlands, the modoc war cry echoes...

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I'VE

OARKNESSCAME--

WAITING/ ITH0l!SMT\

BEEN UP 111r TELEGRAPH THE PRESIDENT HERE SINCE THAT AW PEACE PANTS DON'T \ FIT/ THOSE MASSACRED MEN WERE MV FRIENDS.' ,

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THEV'D KtLLVQU.'' I'VE PRASED MV HEART OUT/ WH-WHATARE VOU GOlNSTO DO NOW? A

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fa11LaElJ**"*' W m THE BRAVES LED BY SCARFACE, AND THE FOLLOWCAPTAIN

ARMY SCOUTS

JACK...

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CAVALRY CLOSES IN.

DAYS LATER, DOSSED CLOSELY BY BILL'S m TRACKERS AND AS THE TROOPERS VANQUISH THE MODOCS, f&HREE AND THE FOLLOWING CAVALRY, BOGUS

MANOK

FINOS HIS SISTER'S SLAYER...

CHARLIE COMES

IN..

NO SLEEP FOR LOWSTIME NOW, TOOTrRED RSHT! YOU TREAT USRISHT,

WE

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DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS