(November 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 "HIGH ADVENTURE, No. 949." Code number is HIGH.A.O.S. #494-5811. Copyright 1958 by Odyssey Productions, Inc. Based on the "High Adventure with Lowell Thomas" TV series.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lowell Thomas High Adventure / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Lowell Thomas (photo)

[New Guinea / Tracking a Man-Eater] (Table of Contents)

Lowell Thomas High Adventure / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Lowell Thomas (photo)
Synopsis:
Previews of the two stories in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Five photos and brief typeset text.

New Guinea (Table of Contents)

Lowell Thomas High Adventure / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Lowell Thomas; Capt. Jack Pert; Ralph Ormsby; Tom Davidson; Peter O'Sullivan
Synopsis:
Lowell Thomas takes an expedition on a dangerous mission to see primitive tribes in New Guinea.

Indexer Notes

Script submitted on May 17, 1958. Script credit provided by David Porta from "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title / compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott" (1985). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Tracking a Man-Eater (Table of Contents)

Lowell Thomas High Adventure / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; jungle
Characters:
Lowell Thomas; Raj Kumar; John Crawford; James Hanney; Captain Girsham; Boris Lessenvitch
Synopsis:
Lowell Thomas takes his camera crew to India to participate in the hunt for a man-eating tiger.

Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."
Script submitted on May 14, 1958, under the title "Wild Elephants and a Man Eater." Script credit provided by David Porta from "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title / compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott" (1985). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

New Guinea Tools and Weapons (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Lowell Thomas (photo)
Synopsis:
The tools and weapons of New Guinea tribesmen

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

The Man Eater (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Lowell Thomas (cameo)
Synopsis:
How a tiger becomes a man-eater.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Lowell Thomas High Adventure
  2. 1. [New Guinea / Tracking a Man-Eater]
    Lowell Thomas High Adventure
  3. 2. New Guinea
    Lowell Thomas High Adventure
  4. 3. Tracking a Man-Eater
    Lowell Thomas High Adventure
  5. 4. New Guinea Tools and Weapons
  6. 5. The Man Eater
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