(June-August 1960)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Exciting Adventure
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 "THE TROUBLESHOOTERS, No. 1108." Code number is TROUBLESHOOTERS O.S. #1108-606. Copyright 1960 by United Artists TV, Incorporated. Based on the "Troubleshooters" TV series.


The Troubleshooters (Table of Contents)

The Troubleshooters / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Frank Dugan (photo of Bob Mathias); Kodiak (photo of Keenan Wynn)

The Top Push / Duel at Dawn (Table of Contents)

The Troubleshooters / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Frank Dugan (photo of Bob Mathias); Kodiak (photo of Keenan Wynn)
Synopsis:
Previews of the stories in the issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Small photos and two-panel previews of the stories.

The Top Push (Table of Contents)

The Troubleshooters / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Frank Dugan; Kodiak
Synopsis:
Construction boss Kodiak resents his new assistant, graduate assistant Frank Dugan. When a tunnel collapses, Dugan devises a way to save the workers, but he and Kodiak must swim through an abandoned mine shaft to make the rescue.

Indexer Notes

Introduction to series.

Duel at Dawn (Table of Contents)

The Troubleshooters / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Kodiak; Frank Dugan
Synopsis:
Kodiak and Dugan are sent to South America to investigate a series of accidents that is slowing the building of a railroad bridge in the Andes Mountains.

Indexer Notes

The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents."

Ingenious Trouble-Shooting (Table of Contents)

The Troubleshooters / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Solutions to unusual engineering problems.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. "The Troubleshooters" logo is on the feature, but no characters appear. Panels with typeset text underneath.

You're Off to a Thrilling Adventure... (Table of Contents)

Science Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for "The Science Program," a monthly activity kit featuring a different field of science.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Troubleshooters
    The Troubleshooters
  2. 1. The Top Push / Duel at Dawn
    The Troubleshooters
  3. 2. The Top Push
    The Troubleshooters
  4. 3. Duel at Dawn
    The Troubleshooters
  5. 4. Ingenious Trouble-Shooting
    The Troubleshooters
  6. 5. You're Off to a Thrilling Adventure...
    Science Program
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