(December 1960-January 1961)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Exciting Adventure
Editing:
?
Format:
standard newsstand comic book

Issue Notes

Last 10 cent 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 uses a hammerlock to subdue a knife-wielding thug.
Reprints:

Christmas shopping a puzzle? (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.

The Assassination (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:
Gun smugglers hope to assassinate an important Mexican official to prevent the opening of a Texas Ranger station close to the border.

The Murdered Cousin (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 if a man killed his cousin to get an inheritance.

Intruders in Wild Horse Valley (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:
Tonto has to bring a doctor to Wild Horse Valley after the Lone Ranger is wounded in a fight with a grizzly bear.

Indexer Notes

Silver's origin referred to.

Buzzard Bait (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
A bank robber trails a sheriff across a desert.

Indexer Notes

text story with 1/4 page illustration

Repels Boarders (Table of Contents)

Young Hawk / comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis:
Having rescued the Haida captives, Young Hawk and crew fight off the pursuing Tlinglet canoes and return to what remains of their original village.

Indexer Notes

part of a continuing storyline

Boys Here's a Swell Way to Make $1 to $5 weekly. (Table of Contents)

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

ad for Grit newspaper

Arizona Landmarks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
geographical facts about Arizona.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; black and white.

Nichols Blue Steels are True-Blue Guns of the Old West (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

back cover; color ad for Nichols Industries toy cap pistols and rifles.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Christmas shopping a puzzle?
  3. 2. The Assassination
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. The Murdered Cousin
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. Intruders in Wild Horse Valley
    The Lone Ranger
  6. 5. Buzzard Bait
  7. 6. Repels Boarders
    Young Hawk
  8. 7. Boys Here's a Swell Way to Make $1 to $5 weekly.
    Grit
  9. 8. Arizona Landmarks
  10. 9. Nichols Blue Steels are True-Blue Guns of the Old West
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas