Circle J. Billy West is “the courageous young owner of the Circle J Ranch,” which is located in Twin Rivers, Montana, near the Bitterroot Mountains. West is an excellent shot and expert horseman. He rides the stallion Danger and is assisted by the redheaded young cowboy Joe Scott and Buck “Squaredeal” Foster, a retired government scout and West’s right-hand man. Together the trio are “the fightinest bunch in all of Montana.” West’s sweetheart is Ruth Dawe, part owner of the Circle J.
First Appearance: Shadow Comics #2 (Street and Smith), 1940. 1 appearance. Created by Jack Farr. Note: This is the comic book version of Cleve Endicott’s pulp characters.
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