(August 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)
Format:
Standard Golden Age US Size; Color; Saddle-stitched; Was ongoing

[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)
Reprints:

"Here's Your Subscription Blank..." (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
? (photo); Jesse Marsh; Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
? (photo); Jesse Marsh; Nicholas Firfires
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry (photo); Gene Autry (3 drawings)

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Fire and Murder (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 (horse); Skid Morrison (villain); Sheriff; Ace Dalton (villain)
Synopsis:
First line: "Fire! Help-fire! Fire!"

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Hal's Big Gamble (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hal; Mister Lawton; Sheriff
Synopsis:
First line: "Giving the horses full rein down the level valley trail..."

Indexer Notes

Copyright, 1952, by Western Printing & Litho. Co.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

The Wyoming Diamonds (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Panhandle Pete; Tommy; Janey

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Wyatt Earp (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wyatt Earp; Clay Allison
Synopsis:
First line: "Clay Allison was a famous gunman..."

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.23)

Ralph Kiner (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Ralph Kiner
Synopsis:
First line: "The Pittsburg Pirates are playing a big game away from home."

Indexer Notes

One page comic story advertisement: Wheaties, Breakfast of Champions.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Gene Autry
  2. 1. "Here's Your Subscription Blank..."
    Dell
  3. 2. Fire and Murder
    Gene Autry
  4. 3. Hal's Big Gamble
  5. 4. The Wyoming Diamonds
    Panhandle Pete
  6. 5. Wyatt Earp
  7. 6. Ralph Kiner
    Wheaties
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steinar Ådland
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Walls
  • Gregory Fischer