(August 1951)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "SERGEANT PRESTON from CHALLENGE OF THE YUKON, No. 344." Code number is S.P.O.S. #344-518. Copyright 1951 by Challenge of the Yukon, Inc. Based on the "Challenge of the Yukon" radio series. First of four Sergeant Preston Four Colors.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sergeant Preston / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Inks:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Colors:
Morris Gollub (painting)

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sergeant Preston; Yukon King (dog)
Keywords:
huskies; Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Build a Dog Sled (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Directions for building a dog sled.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Illustrations with typeset text.

Death Waits on the River (Table of Contents)

Sergeant Preston / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Alberto Giolitti
Inks:
Alberto Giolitti
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sergeant Preston; Constable Alex Wade; Yukon King (dog)
Synopsis:
Sergeant Preston and Inspector Wade are taking an old sternwheel riverboat from Forty Mile to Dawson. While en route, Elton Gaines, a newcomer who was sent to compete with an established business to provide supplies to trading posts, is shot by a sniper on a cliff overlooking the river. Preston and Wade investigate to find who shot Gaines and why.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 9, 2008).

The Telltale Knife (Table of Contents)

Sergeant Preston / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Alberto Giolitti
Inks:
Alberto Giolitti
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sergeant Preston; Constable Alex Wade; Yukon King (dog)
Synopsis:
Ellis Hyatt frames his brother Dave for the murder of Milo Perth in order to take over his brother's gold claim and also take his brother's girlfriend.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 9, 2008).

Fugitives from Bald Rock (Table of Contents)

Sergeant Preston / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Alberto Giolitti
Inks:
Alberto Giolitti
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sergeant Preston; Yukon King (dog)
Synopsis:
Martin and Larson are getting residents of Bald Rock to invest in their plan to build a refinery to extract gold from an almost played-out mountain. The pair plan to take the money and run, but Sergeant Preston shows up to disrupt their scheme.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (January 9, 2008).

Carve Your Own Paddle (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Directions for carving and decorating a canoe paddle.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[Alaskan Moose] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
American Museum of Natural History, N.Y (photo)
Inks:
American Museum of Natural History, N.Y (photo)
Colors:
American Museum of Natural History, N.Y (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Photo of display of Alaskan moose from the American Museum of Natural History, N.Y.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Large color photo with brief typeset text underneath.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sergeant Preston
  2. 1. Build a Dog Sled
  3. 2. Death Waits on the River
    Sergeant Preston
  4. 3. The Telltale Knife
    Sergeant Preston
  5. 4. Fugitives from Bald Rock
    Sergeant Preston
  6. 5. Carve Your Own Paddle
  7. 6. [Alaskan Moose]
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