(October-November 1961)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

Issue Notes

Order of sequences needs to be verified.


[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 looks around a boulder.
Reprints:

Yogi Bear Milk Mug (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Characters:
Yogi Bear

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; color illustrated ad for Kellogg's OKs breakfast cereal.

Boys like a shoe... (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

illustrated ad for Jumping-Jacks shoes.

Breaking a Horse (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
facts about how cowboys broke wild horses to saddle.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; color; Feature title is "The Lone Ranger" but he does not appear in strip.

Brand New from Schwinn... (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

back cover; illustrated ad for Schwinn Bicycles. Schwinn American depicted.

The Boomerang Trap (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill (& assistants)
Inks:
Tom Gill (& assistants)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Dan Reid
Synopsis:
A blacksmith is tipping off a gang to which stages to rob.

Color This Picture and You can Win (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

promo for Dell Comics Coloring Contest. Sequence is after first two pages of the first story in book

The Accused (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill (& assistants)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger must decide if a Mexican troublemaker is the one who robbed the express office.

Dell Trading Post (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

centerfold; Two page promo for the Dell Trading Post

Lone Gun (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Sheriff Earl Thompson tries to deputize townsfolk to defend against an outlaw band.

Indexer Notes

text story with 1/4 page illustration

The Terrorized Town (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill (& assistants)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger and Tonto single-handedly defend a town, whose Marshall has been shot, from a gang of outlaws.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Eastern Mountains (Table of Contents)

Young Hawk / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis:
Making their way eastward across Alaska with a dog sled, Young Hawk and Little Buck are attacked by a pack of starving wolves.

Indexer Notes

part of a continuing storyline

The Kangaroo Rat (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal
Synopsis:
facts about desert kangaroo rats
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Yogi Bear Milk Mug
  3. 2. Boys like a shoe...
  4. 3. Breaking a Horse
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. Brand New from Schwinn...
  6. 5. The Boomerang Trap
    The Lone Ranger
  7. 6. Color This Picture and You can Win
  8. 7. The Accused
    The Lone Ranger
  9. 8. Dell Trading Post
  10. 9. Lone Gun
  11. 10. The Terrorized Town
    The Lone Ranger
  12. 11. The Eastern Mountains
    Young Hawk
  13. 12. The Kangaroo Rat
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