Special Collections in Mass Media and Culture

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Mantone 2-Transistor Radio, Model UTR-25 (green) and Model M-20 (red), Made in Japan, c. 1960s.

A label inside the back cover of the green model indicates the radio is “A product of MANHATTAN NOVELTY CORP. New York”.

(Source: flickr.com)

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Buffalo Bill Jr." was a western with Dick Jones (1927-2014) in the title role of a young fictional marshal in West Texas. The series aired in syndication from1955 until 1956.

Dell Comics version - January 1956 - Aug-Oct 1959 

The comics series ran for thirteen issues. These eight are representative examples. All featured Jones on the front cover.