(February 1952)

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

[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)

Dangers of the Range (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Jenney
Inks:
Bob Jenney
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
The dried-up streambeds in the Southwest, called aroyos, can be dangerous for both man and cattle...

Indexer Notes

Two halfpage drawings with text. The artist, Bob Jenney, drew many of the early Cisco Kid stories
Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Double-Trouble (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Gene Autry; Champion (horse); Abel Gregg (villain); Sheriff Pace
Synopsis:
Wells Fargo gold shipments are missing, and two shotgun messengers killed, but Gene is on the track of the killer, a former Wells Fargo agent...

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

The Ghost (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Spike Whetzel; John Barton
Synopsis:
After killing John Barton, Spike Whetzel search his cabin for an old iron box with gold nuggets, but then darkness comes...

Indexer Notes

The hands of the running man points to Pete Alvarado as artist.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Pirate Booty (Table of Contents)

Panhandle Pete / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Sgroi
Inks:
Tony Sgroi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Panhandle Pete; Tommy; Janey
Synopsis:
Panhandle Pete are telling Janey and Tommy the tale about Pirate Jean LaFitte and his chest full of gold and jewels...

Indexer Notes

Horses and faces, points to Sgroi as artist.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)
Last half page a promo ad from the publisher: "Subscribe now-Mail this Coupon Today!"

Reward...Act Fast...Free... (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); Dell Comics Characters (drawing)

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for Gene Autry Comics.

[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 (photos)

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Gene Autry
  2. 1. Dangers of the Range
  3. 2. Double-Trouble
    Gene Autry
  4. 3. The Ghost
  5. 4. Pirate Booty
    Panhandle Pete
  6. 5. Reward...Act Fast...Free...
    Dell
  7. 6. [Gene Autry Pinup]
    Gene Autry
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steinar Ådland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Walls
  • Gregory Fischer