(April-May 1959)

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

Issue Notes

Trail Drive Issue


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger (Clayton Moore); Silver
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger mounted on Silver.

Travel-O (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; black and white; promo for subscriptions to Dell comics; also Dell’s Pledge to Parents.

Kraft Candies (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Whitney Darrow, Jr. (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Darrow, Jr.
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

back cover; color ad for Kraft Fudgies candy with art and photos

The Red River Rustlers (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 (in disguise) and Tonto join a cattle drive to solve a rash of cattle rustling.

The Open Town (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 bring law and order to the wide-open cattle town of Elville.

The Brand Changers (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 prove a gang of cattle rustlers is changing brands

Indexer Notes

A "Solve the Mystery" story; though not billed as such.

The Selfish One (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Two men are imprisoned in a mountain cabin by a blizzard.

Indexer Notes

text story with 1/4 page illustration

[Good Fishing] (Table of Contents)

Young Hawk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis:
Young Hawk helps his host in the Louisiana bayou catch a huge catfish and a large snapping turtle.

Indexer Notes

part of a continuing storyline

Stampede (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.375 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
three panel strip about cattle stampedes.

Indexer Notes

last panel is Dell's Pledge to Parents

Ready...Get Set...Go-Man! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

1/2 page illustrated ad for Jumping-Jacks shoes.

Cattle Trails (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
facts about cattle drives with map

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; black and white

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Travel-O
  3. 2. Kraft Candies
  4. 3. The Red River Rustlers
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. The Open Town
    The Lone Ranger
  6. 5. The Brand Changers
    The Lone Ranger
  7. 6. The Selfish One
  8. 7. [Good Fishing]
    Young Hawk
  9. 8. Stampede
  10. 9. Ready...Get Set...Go-Man!
  11. 10. Cattle Trails
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas