(April 1955)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Hank Hartman (signed); (painting)
Inks:
Hank Hartman (signed); (painting)
Colors:
Hank Hartman (signed); (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger and Tonto look out from the inside of a stage coach.

[Dell is proud to present one of its many awards....] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Repro of "Distinguished Achievement Award" plaque given George T. Delacorte Jr. by Newsdealers Post Number 1169, American Legion.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

Jud Jackson's Plan (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Silver (horse); Scout (horse)
Synopsis:
Jud Jackson breaks out of prison and leads his old gang in a series of stagecoach robberies.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

Horse Thieves (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Silver (horse); Scout (horse)
Synopsis:
Two outlaws, on the run after robbing a bank, ambush Tonto and steal his horse.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

Pop's Last Trick (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Pop Moran spoils a stage robbery with some store-bought practical jokes.

Indexer Notes

Text story with two illustrations.

[Rescuing a Chippewa Warrior] (Table of Contents)

Young Hawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jon Small
Inks:
Jon Small
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck; Strong Eagle
Synopsis:
Young Hawk and Little Buck and Strong Eagle help a Chippewa warrior being chased by the Sioux. They go to his village.

Indexer Notes

Part of a continuing storyline. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Gaylord Du Bois' personal records.

Customs of the Arapaho (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about Arapaho Indians.

Indexer Notes

Half text-half drawing.

Lone Ranger Fans! (Table of Contents)

Silver / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Silver (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Color promo for Dell's Hi-Yo Silver comic. Line drawing of the painted cover of Hi-Yo Silver #14 depicted.

Everyone Does It-Why Not You? (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Lone Ranger (cameo)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Promo for subscriptions to Dell Lone Ranger comics. Premium is Key and Coin case.

More Fun Than... (Table of Contents)

Curtiss Candy; Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated ad for Baby Ruth candy bars.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. [Dell is proud to present one of its many awards....]
  3. 2. Jud Jackson's Plan
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Horse Thieves
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. Pop's Last Trick
  6. 5. [Rescuing a Chippewa Warrior]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. Customs of the Arapaho
  8. 7. Lone Ranger Fans!
    Silver
  9. 8. Everyone Does It-Why Not You?
  10. 9. More Fun Than...
    Curtiss Candy; Baby Ruth
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  • Merlin Haas
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