(May 1957)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD; 0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
?
Format:
standard newsstand comic book

Issue Notes

Available in both 10 cent and 15 cent versions.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger
Synopsis:
Lone Ranger waves a lantern to warn of railroad tracks washed away by flood

Be Lucky! (Table of Contents)

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


Characters:
Lone Ranger

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; black and white; promo for subscriptions to Dell’s Lone Ranger comic; also Dell’s Pledge to Parents

Red for Danger (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; Dan Reid
Synopsis:
Dan Reid is riding a train to try to lure bandits into a trap. A flood washes out a railroad bridge and the Lone Ranger and Tonto must find a way to stop the train.

Indexer Notes

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

Silver's Capture (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:
The Lone Ranger and Tonto are mistaken for bandits who ride white and paint horses and the sheriff ropes Silver and captures him.

Indexer Notes

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

Bootprints (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
A little man uses big bootprints to try and confuse the sheriff after robbing a payroll.

[Mayan "Gods"] (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
Synopsis:
Young Hawk and Little Buck go to the Mayan city where they are treated like gods until a priest steals Young Hawk's pet hawk 'Little Brother.'

Indexer Notes

part of a continuing series; script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Gaylord Du Bois' personal records.

[breaking a wild horse] (Table of Contents)

Ways of the West / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
breaking a wild horse to saddle.

Indexer Notes

bottom 1/3 page is promo for Dell’s Tonto comic.

Bad Medicine, fencing Indians in... (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Tonto (cameo)

Indexer Notes

promo for Dell’s Tonto comic. Line drawing of the painted cover of Tonto #27 is depicted.

[cattle drive horses] (Table of Contents)

Horse Sense / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
instances of horse’s instincts during a cattle drive.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Hey Kids! Look at Me - in 3-D! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Characters:
Donald Duck

Indexer Notes

back cover; illustrated ad for View-Master picture stories.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Be Lucky!
  3. 2. Red for Danger
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Silver's Capture
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. Bootprints
  6. 5. [Mayan "Gods"]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. [breaking a wild horse]
    Ways of the West
  8. 7. Bad Medicine, fencing Indians in...
  9. 8. [cattle drive horses]
    Horse Sense
  10. 9. Hey Kids! Look at Me - in 3-D!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas