Benito Jacovitti

Benito Jacovitti (March 19, 1923 - December 3, 1997) was born in Termoli, Italy. In 1956 he began working for the newspaper Il Giormo, where Cocco Bill was born. Ten years later he join Il Corriere dei Piccoli.

Cocco Bill #31 (1972)Cocco Bill #31:
"Cocco Bill fa bim bam bum"

© 1972. Signature at the end of each page [JAC 72]. No page numbering. 4 pgs.

Reprint changes (page altering):
FIN: The title of the story erased from pg 1, under the big starting frame.
YSL2: Artwork untouched, but they added one page by moving one strip from each page (but first!) to the beginning of next.


Cocco Bill enters Saloooon and gets himself into a bar fight. Sheriff asks his help against bandits. Cocco needs his horse to beat up the group of robbers.

Cocco Bill; Trottalemme; Sceriffo Basta Ancorumpò; Mac Frangò; Tom Cicì; Bud Karlantina; Fred Embé.

[* Opening page excerpt from the Finnish & Dutch edition]

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