(January 1958)

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. 870." Code number is L.B.O.S. #870-581. Copyright 1957 by Red Ryder Enterprises, Inc. Twelfth of twelve Little Beaver Four Color issues.


Masquerade Raiders (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver
Keywords:
American Indians; arrows; bows; cacti; canteens; deserts; Native Americans; prospecting; shovels

Navaho Warrior Training (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPaola [as Tone] (signed)
Inks:
Tony DiPaola [as Tone] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
How the Navaho trained their boys to become warriors.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Panels with typeset text underneath. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

The Masquerade Raiders (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Papoose (horse)
Synopsis:
Little Beaver finds that Apaches are disguising themselves as Navahos to steal Army horses. With the help of a turncoat Army scout, the Apaches hope to lure the soldiers into an ambush.

Indexer Notes

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

Feline Folly (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Papoose (horse)
Synopsis:
The Army fort is overrun by mice. Little Beaver gets a cat from an traveling salesman, but on the way back the cat scares a band of Apaches who were planning on attacking the fort.

Indexer Notes

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

Better Late Than Never (Table of Contents)

Little Beaver / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Papoose (horse); Sheriff Newt
Synopsis:
When outlaws rob the bank and make for the border, Little Beaver fools them by altering the mileage on a signpost.

Indexer Notes

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

Dog Town (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal
Characters:
Little Beaver (cameo)
Synopsis:
Life in a prairie dog town.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Craftint shading. Panels with typeset text underneath. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Volunteer War Parties (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPaola [as Tone] (signed)
Inks:
Tony DiPaola [as Tone] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
How Sioux women encouraged their relatives to volunteer for war parties.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Panels with typeset text underneath. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Masquerade Raiders
    Little Beaver
  2. 1. Navaho Warrior Training
  3. 2. The Masquerade Raiders
    Little Beaver
  4. 3. Feline Folly
    Little Beaver
  5. 4. Better Late Than Never
    Little Beaver
  6. 5. Dog Town
  7. 6. Volunteer War Parties
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Alan Hutchinson
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Roger A. Budnick
  • John P. Selegue
  • Merlin Haas
  • Ken Lemons
  • Chris Launder
  • Jim Walls
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Gary Perlman
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Craig Delich
  • James Ludwig
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Mike Nielsen
  • David Porta
  • Matthew Torrance
  • Ken Kwilinski
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Max Capp
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Darrel McCann
  • Peter Croome