CBS-TV's Have Gun Will Travel aired from 1957 to 1963. Richard Boone has the starring role of Old West gun for hire Paladin, with Kam Tong as Hey Boy. Valuable Have Gun Will Travel TV show collectibles include Aladdin lunchboxes, Dell comic books, old TV Guides, Halco gun and holster sets, Parker Bros. games and Hartland statues.
The iconic TV western Have Gun Will Travel graced the small screen from 1957 to 1963 producing 226 half-hour episodes. Herb Meadow and Sam Rolfe were the show's creators, with Richard Boone (Paladin) and Kam Tong (Hey Boy) heading the cast. Here are ten valuable Have Gun Will Travel TV show collectibles that are sure to excite fans and collectors. "Wire Paladin, San Francisco" - Paladin's business card.
Have Gun Will Travel Paladin Hartland Statue
Hartland Plastics Inc. of Hartland, Wisconsin, produced the famous TV western line in the late 1950s/early '60s. A 1958 Richard Boone Paladin statue in excellent condition with original tag sold at auction for $475.
Paladin Hartland figure $475 - Hake's Americana & Collectibles
Have Gun Will Travel Card Case
A Paladin card case with business cards and fan club card in near mint condition brought $202.40 at auction.
Paladin card case $202.40 - Hake's Americana & Collectibles
Have Gun Will Travel Black Felt Cowboy Hat
Arlington Hat Co. of New York made the official Paladin cowboy hat in the late 1950s. This item carries a value of over $100 in excellent condition.
Have Gun Will Travel Character Ring
A Paladin character toy ring in fine condition sold at auction for $105.95.
Paladin premium character ring $105.95 - Hake's Americana & Collectibles
Have Gun Will Travel Game
Parker Bros. produced the Have Gun Will Travel Game in 1959. Find one in excellent condition and it could be worth $75-100.
Have Gun Will Travel Gun and Holster Set
Halco Industries produced the fabulous Have Gun Will Travel Paladin gun and holster set in 1958. Find one of these in near mint condition and it could bring $350-500.
Have Gun Will Travel Lunchbox
Aladdin Industries made the official Have Gun Will Travel character lunchbox in 1960. Examples in excellent condition could bring over $150.
Have Gun Will Travel Dell Four Color #931 Comic Book
Dell Publishing produced the official Have Gun Will Travel comic book series from 1958-62. A first issue – Dell Four Color #931 dated August 1958 – in graded CGC very fine/near mint 9.0 condition sold at auction for $239. Original price: ten cents.
Have Gun Will Travel Dell #931 $239 - Heritage Auctions
Have Gun Will Travel, TV Guide, May 10, 1958
Richard Boone (1917-1981) as Paladin graces the cover of the May 10, 1958, edition of TV Guide. This issue carries a value of $35-40 in excellent condition.
Have Gun Will Travel Small Size Hartland Statue
Hartland Plastics Inc. issued a smaller size Paladin statue in 1960. When found on its original retail card this item can sell for over $150.
Have Gun Will Travel TV Show Collectibles Credits
- All auction/sales results courtesy Hake's Americana & Collectibles, York, Pennsylvania; Heritage Auctions, Dallas, Texas; TV Guide Specialists, Macomb, Illinois
- Top image: Parker Bros. Have Gun Will Travel Game from 1959 $75-100 - Heritage Auctions
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