(May 1950)

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); Dog (photo)

[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 (a horse, photo)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

No Sale (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G.A.#39-505

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry; Champion; Bud Loring; Jim Russell; Polly Kirwin; Ray Snyder; Widge; Pete; Buck
Synopsis:
First line: "Hold it, Champ! I´m curious about that hombre down there! Wonder what he´s up to!"

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

The Lost Galleon (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Elizabeth Beecher
Pencils:
Mike Arens
Inks:
Mike Arens
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Panhandle Pete; Janey; Tommy; Jughead (burro)
Synopsis:
First line: "Tommy! Look who´s turning in at the gate!"

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Elizabeth Beecher script credit as per page 36 Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series: 1950, Part 1B: Pamphlets, Serials and Contributions to Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress, 1951. Elizabeth Beecher script identification by David Porta, May 2014.

Hop Sing's Outlaw Trap (Table of Contents)

Hop Sing / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sheriff Dave Kelsey; Hop Sing; Nevada Joe; Blacky (horse)
Synopsis:
First line: "Sheriff Dave Kelsey pushed back his chair and smiled wearily at Hop Sing, his ancient Chinese cook."

Indexer Notes

Elizabeth Beecher script credit as per page 36 Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series: 1950, Part 1B: Pamphlets, Serials and Contributions to Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress, 1951. Elizabeth Beecher script identification by David Porta, May 2014.

Gene Autry and the River Pirates (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry; Trudy Chandler; Mister Chandler; Linky (villain); Mason (villain); Dutch (villain); River Captain; Mister Ledoux
Synopsis:
First line: "Father! That cowboy! Doesn´t he look familiar!"

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

[Wanted! Boys and Girls that act fast for a Money-Saving offer...] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

[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.
Like most of these pinup photos, this on is hand colored, as can be seen by the saddle and background.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Gene Autry
  2. 1. [Gene Autry Pinup]
    Gene Autry
  3. 2. No Sale
    Gene Autry
  4. 3. The Lost Galleon
    Panhandle Pete
  5. 4. Hop Sing's Outlaw Trap
    Hop Sing
  6. 5. Gene Autry and the River Pirates
    Gene Autry
  7. 6. [Wanted! Boys and Girls that act fast for a Money-Saving offer...]
    Dell
  8. 7. [Gene Autry Pinup]
    Gene Autry
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dave Porta
  • Steinar Ådland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Walls
  • Gregory Fischer