(July-September 1958)

Dell, 1955 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president); Helen Meyer (vice-president); Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Third Alarm! (Table of Contents)

Annie Oakley / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Annie Oakley (photo of Gail Davis)

Lose Keys? Lose Change? (Table of Contents)

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

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

The Third Alarm (Table of Contents)

Annie Oakley / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Bill Ziegler ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A.O.#16-587

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Annie Oakley; Tagg Oakley; Deputy Lofty Craig; Target (a horse); clete Burley; Onus Stagg; Thackery Willis
Synopsis:
Starting false fire scares isn't funny in a tinderbox country, but two crooks aim to start a real fire on the Land Office

Indexer Notes

Dan Spiegle is only credited on pencils on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and the inking here is most probably by Ziegler, with much black shading and lines as if made with felt tip pens as on page 8.

Battle of Buffalo Hollow (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Steve Carter; Davy Carter; Bart (rustler); Slim (rustler); Jake (rustler)
Synopsis:
Rustlers have cut the fence, and following the trail, the kids use the only weapons they have, firecrackers...

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1958 by Western Printing & Litho. Co.

The Prairie Dog (Table of Contents)

filler / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Prairie Dog; Coyote; Golden Eagle; Bobcat; Badger

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1958 by Western Printing & Litho. Co.

The Robber Balloon (Table of Contents)

Annie Oakley / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Annie Oakley; Tagg Oakley; Deputy Lofty Craig; Target (a horse); Waldo The Rainmaker
Synopsis:
The strangest sight in Diablo was Waldo The Rainmaker and his fabulous balloon, but he doesn't aim to make rain, but money, by bank robbery.

Indexer Notes

Dan Spiegle is only credited on pencils on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, but this inking looks like his signed stories in #18, so could be him.

New Fun-Way to get a Daisy Air Rifle for your Birthday (Table of Contents)

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
?; ? (photo)
Inks:
?; ? (photo)
Colors:
?; ? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Small drawings and photos of Daisy Air Rifles

Juicy Fruit Gum presents Have Fun Safely (Table of Contents)

Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Gum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Third Alarm!
    Annie Oakley
  2. 1. Lose Keys? Lose Change?
    Dell Comics
  3. 2. The Third Alarm
    Annie Oakley
  4. 3. Battle of Buffalo Hollow
  5. 4. The Prairie Dog
  6. 5. The Robber Balloon
    Annie Oakley
  7. 6. New Fun-Way to get a Daisy Air Rifle for your Birthday
    Daisy Air Rifles
  8. 7. Juicy Fruit Gum presents Have Fun Safely
    Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Gum
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