(January 1949)

Dell, 1946 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president); Helen Meyer (vice-president); Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyright, 1948, by Gene Autry.
Designed and produced by Western Printing & Lithographing Co.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Gene Autry / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry (photo); Champion (photo, horse)
Reprints:

For a Rootin' Tootin' Christmas Gift (Table of Contents)

Gene Autry / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Santa Claus

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover in black, white and red.

The Lost Towns (Table of Contents)

Gene Autry / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G.A.#23-491

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry; Champion [Champ] (horse); Bill Emory; Whitey (horse); Eli Fielding (death); Jed Fielding (death); Lige Fielding; John Fielding; Mary Lou; Jim Dodson (flashback); Hannah Fielding [Hannah Emory] (flashback)
Synopsis:
First line:"Fireworks-in this back-of- beyond country! There isn´t a town in fifty miles!"
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott states: "Gene Autry in the Lost Towns. 24p. For Gene Autry Comics. Sent May 14, 1948." ~Dave Porta

Nothing's Ever Perfect (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sheriff Don Leigh; Oliver Reddy; Tom Bennett; Waldo Gant (villain)
Synopsis:
First line:"Help! Murder!"
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1948 by Western Printing & Litho. Co.

Lucky Hunch (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Mr. Calhoun; Randy Thorpe; Mr. Hammond; Shardie [Lafe Siddon] (villain); Bronc Dawson (villain)
Synopsis:
First line:"Nice lookin´beef you got there, Calhoun!"
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1948 by Western Printing & Litho. Co.

[Gene Autry Pinup] (Table of Contents)

Gene Autry / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry (photo)

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover in black and white.

[Gene Autry Pinup] (Table of Contents)

Gene Autry / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry (photo)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Gene Autry
  2. 1. For a Rootin' Tootin' Christmas Gift
    Gene Autry
  3. 2. The Lost Towns
    Gene Autry
  4. 3. Nothing's Ever Perfect
  5. 4. Lucky Hunch
  6. 5. [Gene Autry Pinup]
    Gene Autry
  7. 6. [Gene Autry Pinup]
    Gene Autry
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