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.
© 1962. Signature in the first frame (or first frame of second strip) of a page (except on pg 8 no signature) [JAC 62/63]. Page numbering on different kinds of objects (almost all different objects). 23 pgs.
Reprint changes (page altering):
- Giorno dei Ragazzi #1 to #23 (1963)
- Vol. "Cocco Bill", Milano Libri (1975)
- Jacovitti Magazine #15 (1997*). 23 pgs. Color.
- Il giorno di Cocco Bill (2009). 27 pgs. Color.
Cocco Bill meets a poor, robbering villagers and their violent kid. He fist fights their leader, interfere lovers and even Slow Trott get caught. In the end villagers and city folk starts to fight each other.
Cocco Bill; Trottalemme (here without name); Rhum Muntèk; Giuly; Kapula Green; Kapula Matt; Kapula King; Nonnino; Boffy; Sceriffo Cevin Cum; Burly Dirlindirlindon; Nipote Rhum; Maledetti Muntèk.
[* Opening page excerpt from the Jacovitti Magazine edition]
- The original Cocco Bill
- The original Zorro Kid
- The other originals
- Jacovitti in Brazil
- Jacovitti in Finland
- Jacovitti in France
- Jacovitti in Germany
- Jacovitti in Greece
- Jacovitti in Hungary
- Jacovitti in the Netherlands
- Jacovitti in Norway
- Jacovitti in Spain
- Jacovitti in Sweden
- Jacovitti in Yugoslavia
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