(December 1953)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
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 "RIN-TIN-TIN, No. 523." Code number is R.T.T.O.S. #5312. Copyright 1953 by Lee Duncan. Third of Three Rin Tin Tin Four Colors. Continues as Rin Tin Tin (Dell, 1954 series) #4 (March-May 1954). The name "Rin Tin Tin" is hyphenated on the cover and indicia, but has no hyphens in the interior stories. This version of Rin Tin Tin is set in contemporary times and has no connection with the later western "Rin Tin Tin" television series.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Rin Tin Tin (photo)

[Cast of Characters] (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Letters:
?

Characters:
Rin Tin Tin; Capt. Red Johnson
Synopsis:
Introduction to the characters in the stories.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

Rinty Finds a Friend (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Rin Tin Tin; Capt. Red Johnson: J. B. Mooney
Synopsis:
When one of his best friends is murdered, J. B. Mooney sends Red and Rinty to the site of the murder to investigate.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Bound in Red (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Rin Tin Tin; Capt. Red Johnson; J. B. Mooney
Synopsis:
Thieves break into J. B. Mooney's study and steal a red-bound confidential report on his employees to use for blackmail. Mooney suspects his former personnel manager, Brad Pearson, of ringleading the crime and Red and Rinty investigate.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on back cover in color. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rin Tin Tin
  2. 1. [Cast of Characters]
    Rin Tin Tin
  3. 2. Rinty Finds a Friend
    Rin Tin Tin
  4. 3. Bound in Red
    Rin Tin Tin
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  • Merlin Haas
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Ken Kwilinski
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  • Max Capp
  • Tony R. Rose
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  • Jan Roar Hansen
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