(September 1949)

Dell, 1946 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[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:

[Dell Comics Are Good Comics] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover in black and white.

Gene Autry Rides Alone (Table of Contents)

Gene Autry / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G.A."31-499

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry; Mister Harvey; Tad; Pete (villain); Ben (villain); Sheriff Rickart; Spud (villain)
Synopsis:
Escaped convicts rob the dry-goods store, take the merchant's boy hostage. Gene, the sheriff and posse pursue, are pinned in the canyon by rifle fire from villains above, Gene sorties alone to circle behind the culprits. He disables the sentry, finds the cabin in the gulch holding the main body, sneaks in, gets the boy, sneaks out with the boy who hazes the convicts' horses while Gene takes them all on single-handed, subdues them. The others arrive to take the prisoners in. Gene gives the boy his badge, a keepsake.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott states: "Gene Autry Rides Alone. 16p. For Gene Autry Comics, September issue. Sent March 17, 1949." ~Dave Porta

The Rio Rosa Valley War (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry; Champion as Champ (horse); Stagedriver Nix Jackson; Bob Thorpe [Jones]; Bull (villain); Hake (villain); Sam Allen; Ruth Allen; Doc Barclay; Cattle Baron Hal Thorpe
Synopsis:
First line: "It is nearing noon and since sunup, Gene Autry and Champ have been pushing westward..."

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Not all bad (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Mary; Denver Jack; Doc Walters; Sheriff
Synopsis:
First line: "Mary was startled when she saw the footprints on the creek bank."

Indexer Notes

Copyright, 1949, by Western Printing & Litho. Co.
Two illustrations

The Hill of Silver (Table of Contents)

A Panhandle Pete Yarn / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Alvarado ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Panhandle Pete; Tommy; Janey; Don Miranda
Synopsis:
First line: "Break out the bacon an´ beans, Maw!"

Indexer Notes

Copyright, 1949, by Western Printing & Litho. Co.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.25)

[Gene Autry Pinup] (Table of Contents)

Gene Autry / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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)

Indexer Notes

Back cover color photo

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Gene Autry
  2. 1. [Dell Comics Are Good Comics]
  3. 2. Gene Autry Rides Alone
    Gene Autry
  4. 3. The Rio Rosa Valley War
    Gene Autry
  5. 4. Not all bad
  6. 5. The Hill of Silver
    A Panhandle Pete Yarn
  7. 6. [Gene Autry Pinup]
    Gene Autry
  8. 7. [Gene Autry Pinup]
    Gene Autry
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  • Dave Porta
  • Steinar Ådland
  • Gregory Fischer
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