(November 1956)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
[0.10 USD] ?
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
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. 744." Code number is L.B.O.S. #744-5611. Copyright 1956 by Red Ryder Enterprises, Inc. Tenth of twelve Little Beaver Four Colors. Based on the "Red Ryder" newspaper strip by Fred Harman. There is no price listed on the cover.


The Secret of "The Howling Cavern" (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Po-Ko
Keywords:
American Indians; Native Americans; smoke signals

Indian Hunter (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about the Indian style of hunting.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Large illustration with typeset text.

The Howling Cavern (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle ?
Inks:
Dan Spiegle ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Chief White Cloud; Silvertail (dog)
Synopsis:
When their sheep disappear and strange noises are heard from a cavern, the Navaho decide to move away to escape displeased spirits. While chasing his dog, Little Beaver goes into "haunted ground" and finds two white men who are behind the plan to get the Indians to move.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Sly Thief (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle ?
Inks:
Dan Spiegle ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Midnight (crow)
Synopsis:
When an embezzler meets a bank examiner on his way to his new job in Rimrock, the embezzler shoots the examiner and steals his identity in order to take the bank job. Little Beaver finds the victim and tries to tell the bank president that his new examiner is a fake.

Three Black Sheep (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Po-Ko; Grandma Snapturtle; Chief White Cloud; Sheriff Newt
Synopsis:
When Little Beaver interrupts a council meeting while practicing his sheep stalking in a sheepskin, he is punished by having to guard the tribe's sheep while the rest go to a sing on Spirit Mountain. When the tribe is gone, two sheep rustlers tie up Little Beaver and steal the sheep with wagons.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on back cover in color. Dell's "A Pledge to Parents" is the second panel on the inside back cover, in the middle of the story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Secret of "The Howling Cavern"
    Little Beaver
  2. 1. Indian Hunter
  3. 2. The Howling Cavern
    Little Beaver
  4. 3. The Sly Thief
    Little Beaver
  5. 4. Three Black Sheep
    Little Beaver
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