(October-November 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

first issue with new logo


[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)
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger fires pistol from seat of surrey.
Reprints:

Enjoy your Favorite Dell Comic (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

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

What does a hot test pilot drink for a quick refreshing lift? (Table of Contents)

"Fresh up" Freddy Says: / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
"Fresh up" Freddie

Indexer Notes

back cover; color ad in strip form for Seven-Up soft drink.

The Disguise that Failed (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 infiltrates a railroad work camp in disguise to find out who is extorting kickbacks from the workers

Under Attack (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; Dan Reid
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger helps a Army outfit rebuilding a fort fight off Cheyenne Indians.

Schoolmarm (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
School teacher Mort Baker tries to persuade his students not to admire gunslingers.

Indexer Notes

text story with 1/8 page illustration

The Wrong Wagon (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 has to decide which of two wagons contains the loot from a robbery.

Indexer Notes

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

[Bitter Homecoming] (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:
After many months of traveling, Young Hawk and Little Buck return to their home village only to find that sickness killed their parents a year earlier. The Spirit Bear directs Little Buck to leave and head north and west. They cross the mountains to the Columbia River.

Indexer Notes

part of a continuing storyline; last panel is Dell's Pledge to Parents

Inside a Tepee (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger (cameo)
Synopsis:
Facts about Indian tepees "narrated" by the Lone Ranger.

The Call for Fall! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

illustrated color ad for Jumping-Jacks shoes.

Win this Life-Size Aerojet Training Space Ship! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; color ad for Kraft Marshmallows with contest rules.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Enjoy your Favorite Dell Comic
  3. 2. What does a hot test pilot drink for a quick refreshing lift?
    "Fresh up" Freddy Says:
  4. 3. The Disguise that Failed
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. Under Attack
    The Lone Ranger
  6. 5. Schoolmarm
  7. 6. The Wrong Wagon
    The Lone Ranger
  8. 7. [Bitter Homecoming]
    Young Hawk
  9. 8. Inside a Tepee
  10. 9. The Call for Fall!
  11. 10. Win this Life-Size Aerojet Training Space Ship!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas