(August-October 1955)

Dell, 1954 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 Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Indexed from a scanned copy.
Cover and some stories are credited to Mel Casson who did the newspaper strip, but it is unknown if he did any work for the comic book.
Copyright, 1955, by Chicago Sun-Times Syndicate.
Designed and produced by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.


[Angel with a basket of kittens] (Table of Contents)

Angel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mel Casson ? (credited)
Inks:
Mel Casson ? (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Angel

A Pledge to Parents (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Dell's pledge to parents to make only good comics.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Also includes indicia.

The Old Valentine (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
Angel #3-558

Genre:
children

Star Performer (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mel Casson ? (credited)
Inks:
Mel Casson ? (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

The Aviator (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children

Buried Treasure (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

The Fisherman (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mel Casson ? (credited)
Inks:
Mel Casson ? (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

["Tsk tsk!"] (Table of Contents)

Angel / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Angel
Synopsis:
Angel returns a book on dog training to the library.

The Silent Hero (Table of Contents)

Stanley / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mel Casson ? (credited)
Inks:
Mel Casson ? (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

Last sixth of last page is a promo ad for Taffy in Dotty Dripple comics.

["Having trouble, Milton?"] (Table of Contents)

Angel / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Angel; Milton; Fred (Angel's dog)
Synopsis:
Fred helps Angel and Milton fly a kite.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

["Hey! There's a wild tiger!"] (Table of Contents)

Angel / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic. Last panel (of 6) is the Dell Pledge to Parents.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Angel with a basket of kittens]
    Angel
  2. 1. A Pledge to Parents
  3. 2. The Old Valentine
    Angel
  4. 3. Star Performer
    Angel
  5. 4. The Aviator
    Angel
  6. 5. Buried Treasure
  7. 6. The Fisherman
    Angel
  8. 7. ["Tsk tsk!"]
    Angel
  9. 8. The Silent Hero
    Stanley
  10. 9. ["Having trouble, Milton?"]
    Angel
  11. 10. ["Hey! There's a wild tiger!"]
    Angel
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