(August 1956)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
?
Format:
standard newsstand comic book

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Don Spaulding (painting)
Inks:
Don Spaulding (painting)
Colors:
Don Spaulding (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

New art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Do you need extra money? (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; color ad for Cheerful Card Company, White Plains, NY. Make money selling boxes of Christmas cards.

The Hollow Hero (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
Freddy, a young boy, idolizes gunfighter King Canton.
Reprints:

The Mysterious Herd (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
Lone Ranger and Tonto help with a trail drive of cattle, but find the cowboys they're helping aren't who they are supposed to be.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

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

Smoke Signal (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Farmer John Knox has an uneasy friendship with Indian Red Bear.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

text story with small illustration.

[The Gauntlet] (Table of Contents)

Young Hawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis:
Young Hawk and Little Buck are captured by Erie tribesmen and forced to run the gauntlet.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part of a continuing storyline; bottom third of last page is color promo for Dell's Tonto comic. Line drawing of the painted cover of Tonto #19 depicted.

Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Gaylord Du Bois' personal records.

Tonto teaches a young "Hero Worshipper"... (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Tonto (cameo)
Reprints:
  • in Lone Ranger 99

Indexer Notes

color promo for Dell's Tonto comic. Line drawing of the painted cover of Tonto #24 depicted.

A Lucky Penny Pocketpiece All Your Own... (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Lone Ranger

Indexer Notes

promo for subscription to Lone Ranger comics with drawing of Lone Ranger.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dopey Dan and Safety Sam / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; illustrated ad for Juicy Fruit gum featuring bicycle safety rules.

New Foil Wrapped Cracker Jack (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

back cover; color ad for Cracker Jack with illustrations of box and 32 different in-box premiums.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Do you need extra money?
  3. 2. The Hollow Hero
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. The Mysterious Herd
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. Smoke Signal
  6. 5. [The Gauntlet]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. Tonto teaches a young "Hero Worshipper"...
  8. 7. A Lucky Penny Pocketpiece All Your Own...
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Dopey Dan and Safety Sam
  10. 9. New Foil Wrapped Cracker Jack
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Jan Roar Hansen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas