(August 1958)

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
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Gold Town Issue


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger (Clayton Moore)
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger covers a fallen outlaw who is reaching for his gun
Reprints:

"Fresh Up" Freddie Says: "Right Now, You're Probably Asking Yourself - What Do Alligator-Wrestlers Drink to Quench Their Thirst?" (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

7-Up / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gold Town Trouble (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger convinces Bill Turner to become sheriff of "Gold Town" after his partner is killed and his claim taken over by six men.
Reprints:

Robbers' Roost (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger and Tonto return to "Gold Town" three years after the first story in this issue, only to find it a ghost town, occupied by an outlaw gang
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reference to first story in book

Salted Gold (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
A pair of prospectors con a swindler into taking back a “salted” mine they bought from him.

Indexer Notes

text story with small illustration

The Black Mark (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger must decide which member of a posse was the killer of a gold assayer.

Indexer Notes

A "Solve the Mystery" story

["We'd better leave the canoe, Little Buck!"] (Table of Contents)

Young Hawk / comic story / 6.83 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jon Small
Inks:
Jon Small
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis:
Young Hawk and Little Buck are ascending the Gila River. After a near disaster with a whirlpool they leave the river and begin walking east across New Mexico. They then fight off an attack of a band of peccaries (wild pigs)

Indexer Notes

part of a continuing storyline; last page has Dell's Pledge to Parents

The Longhorn (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal
Characters:
Lone Ranger (cameo)
Synopsis:
Facts about longhorn cattle, "narrated" by the Lone Ranger
Reprints:

Free - This Great American Eagle Ring- With Every Subscription to Lone Ranger Comics (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Have Fun Safely (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Juicy Fruit Gum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. "Fresh Up" Freddie Says: "Right Now, You're Probably Asking Yourself - What Do Alligator-Wrestlers Drink to Quench Their Thirst?"
    7-Up
  3. 2. Gold Town Trouble
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Robbers' Roost
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. Salted Gold
  6. 5. The Black Mark
    The Lone Ranger
  7. 6. ["We'd better leave the canoe, Little Buck!"]
    Young Hawk
  8. 7. The Longhorn
  9. 8. Free - This Great American Eagle Ring- With Every Subscription to Lone Ranger Comics
  10. 9. Have Fun Safely
    Juicy Fruit Gum
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas