(September 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 "KING of the ROYAL MOUNTED, No. 635." Code number is KING O.S. #935-589. Copyright 1958 by Stephen Slesinger. Data from work compiled by David Porta (August 11, 2005). Gaylord Du Bois writing credits from "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title" compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott, 1985.


Trouble at Avalanche Pass (Table of Contents)

King of the Royal Mounted / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
King of the Royal Mounted
Reprints:
Keywords:
Mounties; Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Cumberland House (Table of Contents)

[Famous Places of the Northwest] / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Description of Cumberland House, a Hudson's Bay trading post in Saskatchewan built in 1774.

Indexer Notes

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

The Vanishing Herd (Table of Contents)

King of the Royal Mounted / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
King of the Royal Mounted; Moos-Toos
Synopsis:
King and the Cree tracker Moos-Toos investigate reports of poachers shooting buffalo in protected areas.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini, added October 2006.

The Helping Hand (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bruce Larkin; Jane Larkin; Jake Le Mieux
Synopsis:
A doctor has trouble being accepted by the locals after taking over a practice in the remote northern territories of Canada.

Indexer Notes

Text story with small illustration.

The Last of Her Tribe (Table of Contents)

True Northern Adventures / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; non-fiction
Characters:
Pa-Pas-Ku [Little Bird]; Bellerose
Synopsis:
Story of the survival of Assiniboin Indian girl Pa-Pas-Ku, who survived by herself in the wilderness after her tribe was massacred by Snake Indians in the Canadian Rockies about 1840.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini, added October 2006.

Trouble at Avalanche Pass (Table of Contents)

King of the Royal Mounted / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
King of the Royal Mounted; Starfire (horse)
Synopsis:
King tricks a robber into helping him rescue a pair of stranded prospectors from a ledge.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini, added October 2006.

"The Night Stealers" (Table of Contents)

Turok, Son of Stone / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Promo for Dell's Turok, Son of Stone comic. Line drawing of painted cover to Turok, Son of Stone (Dell, 1956 series) #13 (September-November 1958) is depicted.

The Sled Dog (Table of Contents)

Eskimo Ways / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about Eskimo sled dogs.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Eskimo's Kayak (Table of Contents)

[Eskimo Ways] / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover. This sequence is replaced by a Juicy Fruit chewing gum ad in some issues. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Trouble at Avalanche Pass
    King of the Royal Mounted
  2. 1. Cumberland House
    [Famous Places of the Northwest]
  3. 2. The Vanishing Herd
    King of the Royal Mounted
  4. 3. The Helping Hand
  5. 4. The Last of Her Tribe
    True Northern Adventures
  6. 5. Trouble at Avalanche Pass
    King of the Royal Mounted
  7. 6. "The Night Stealers"
    Turok, Son of Stone
  8. 7. The Sled Dog
    Eskimo Ways
  9. 8. The Eskimo's Kayak
    [Eskimo Ways]
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