(April 1956)

Dell, 1942 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.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "LITTLE BEAVER, No. 695." Code number is L.B.O.S. #695-564. Copyright 1956 by Red Ryder Enterprises, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver
Keywords:
American Indians; fish; Native Americans; spear fishing; spears

Another Outstanding Award for Dell Comics (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Dell Publisher George T. Delacorte, Jr. (photo); Col. Draper F. Henry, USAF (photo); Major General Lucas V. Beau, USAF (photo); Hon. John I. Lerom, Asst. Sec. USAF (photo); Col C. Short, USAF (photo)

Synopsis:
Photo of trophy and citation "for his continuing efforts in behalf of the betterment of American youth" given by the Civil Air Patrol to Dell publisher George T. Delacorte, Jr.

Indexer Notes

nside front cover; black and white. Three photos, typeset text, and Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

The Menace of Fort Tuttle (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Lignante
Inks:
Bill Lignante
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Papoose (horse)
Synopsis:
Little Beaver falls off his horse and hits his head. Two soldiers from Fort Tuttle find him and think he is an Apache and take him back to the fort. When he wakes up, Little Beaver has temporary amnesia. A white boy comes by stage to the fort and torments Little Beaver. The two eventually leave the fort and fight over Little Beaver's pony, Papoose. The white boy gets lost and Little Beaver has to rescue him from a wild board and take him back to the fort.

Indexer Notes

Signed "Fred Harman." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

The Lost Tribe (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPaola
Inks:
Tony DiPaola
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Papoose (horse)
Synopsis:
Little Beaver finds a long-lost tribe of Cliff-Dweller Indians hiding from the outside world in a hidden canyon.

Indexer Notes

Signed "Fred Harman." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Bad Medicine (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nat Edson ?
Inks:
Nat Edson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Red Horse; Papoose (horse)
Synopsis:
Little Beaver and Red Horse have to stay and tend the sheep when most of the village goes to the Sun Festival. Nochin, the jealous medicine man, goes to the home of the scout Many Trails, and destroys the medicine the white doctor gave him. Little Beaver and Red Horse go to town to get more medicine and interrupt a bank robbery. The robbers go to the village to get the ill Many Trails to guide them over the mountain. Little Beaver and Red Horse ride to track down the robbers, but aren't sure what they'll do when they find them.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on the back cover in color. Dell's "A Pledge to Parents" is the fifth panel on the inside back cover, in the middle of the story. Signed "Fred Harman." Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Little Beaver
  2. 1. Another Outstanding Award for Dell Comics
  3. 2. The Menace of Fort Tuttle
    Little Beaver
  4. 3. The Lost Tribe
    Little Beaver
  5. 4. Bad Medicine
    Little Beaver
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