(September 1957)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
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Brand:
Dell
Editing:
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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
Synopsis:
Lone Ranger stands in doorway, guns drawn, facing an outlaw, while another outlaw stands behind the door ready for an ambush.
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Indexer Notes

New art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Sam’s Lingo Lessons (Table of Contents)

Seven Up / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; illustrated color ad for Seven-Up soft drink. Phrases translated into teen slang.

Silver - - Condemned (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Dan Reid
Synopsis:
Townspeople capture Silver, thinking he is the white stallion trained by rustlers that has been running off their horses.
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Indexer Notes

Silver wears silver metal horseshoes; script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

Misfire (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:
Army rifles are being smuggled across the Rio Grande to American outlaws hiding in Mexico.

Indexer Notes

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

"Good Samaritan" (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Tod Wilson has to decide whether to help a half-frozen unconscious man or continue on get a doctor for his ailing wife.
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Indexer Notes

text story with 1/4 page illustration

[Spanish Horses] (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's sailing canoe is attacked by a Spanish Galleon. The Galleon runs aground and its cargo of horses are sent overboard to swim to the beach. Young Hawk and Little Buck, who have never seen horses before, learn to ride a black stallion and red mare.

Indexer Notes

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

An Exciting New Subscription Offer (Table of Contents)

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


Characters:
Lone Ranger

Indexer Notes

promo for subscriptions to Dell's Lone Ranger comic. Premium is binoculars; also Dell's Pledge to Parents

Kids! Look - they really fly! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; color illustrated ad for Scotch Cellophane Tape. Premium is a Flying Saucer and Space Launcher.

Juicy Fruit Gum Safety Quiz (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

back cover; illustrated ad for Juicy Fruit Gum. Features "Find the Mistakes" puzzle on water safety.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Sam’s Lingo Lessons
    Seven Up
  3. 2. Silver - - Condemned
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Misfire
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. "Good Samaritan"
  6. 5. [Spanish Horses]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. An Exciting New Subscription Offer
  8. 7. Kids! Look - they really fly!
  9. 8. Juicy Fruit Gum Safety Quiz
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Jan Roar Hansen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Merlin Haas