(June 1953)

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:
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)

Here's my Special Offer to Boys & Girls who read Gene Autry Comics every month! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Gena Autry; Tom & Jerry; Lone Ranger; Tarzan; Roy Rogers; Popeye; Oswald Rabbit; Porky Pig; Andy Panda; Bygs Bunny; Henry; Little Iodine; Krazy Kat; Woody Woodpecker; Little Lulu; Tubby

Indexer Notes

Subscription ad from the publisher.
Two color drawings, one of Gene Autry and one of the Dell Comic Book Characters

The Outlaw Army (Table of Contents)

Gene Autry / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nicholas Firfires
Inks:
Nicholas Firfires
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G.A.#76-536

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry; Champion (horse); Flappjack Hobbs; General Dawson; Mayor Charley Keppels; Bolt Harper; John Reed
Synopsis:
Gene Autry is sent to Hayes City by the U.S. Marshal to clean up an army of false-faced bushwackers, hiding out in an old fort...

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.25)

The Siege (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Schoenke
Inks:
Bob Schoenke
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Gene Autry; Champion (horse); Senor Jarvis; Don Miguel; Carlos
Synopsis:
Arriving at a huge hacienda to get water, Gene is turned off at the gate, but hearing yells for help, he forces his way past the gunman. Inside he finds the owner all tied up and his captors gone...

Indexer Notes

Thanks to error report # 7376, this artist is identified as Schoenke. He drew Laredo Crockett, and samples from that series confirms it, with identical horses and faces.

The Cowboy's Toothache (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Doc Burbank [Hal Burton]; Fred; Tim Kelly; Red Thompson; Jock (villain)
Synopsis:
Doc Burbank, the dentist, gets a customer he recognizes from a frameup, and knows how to get even...

Isicle of Silver (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; Ranger Captain O'Malley; Juan Garcia
Synopsis:
Tommy and Janey have discovered a cave on the ridge, but the rain keeps them from exploring it. Instead Panhandle Pete will tell them about a couple of other caves down in Texas...

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.25)

Law of the Gold Camps (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Laws in the old gold camps varied, but murder war a short, swift ticket to the hangman's tree...

Everybody Loves Tell-a-Tale Books (Table of Contents)

Whitman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Color covers of Whitman books sold for 15 cents a piece

Hurry! Send for this big Wheaties Offer! (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Wheaties "Breakfast of Champions"
Miniature Auto Licence Plates from all 48 States. Louisiana and New Mexico shown, in color

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Gene Autry
  2. 1. Here's my Special Offer to Boys & Girls who read Gene Autry Comics every month!
    Gene Autry
  3. 2. The Outlaw Army
    Gene Autry
  4. 3. The Siege
    Gene Autry
  5. 4. The Cowboy's Toothache
  6. 5. Isicle of Silver
    Panhandle Pete
  7. 6. Law of the Gold Camps
  8. 7. Everybody Loves Tell-a-Tale Books
    Whitman
  9. 8. Hurry! Send for this big Wheaties Offer!
    Wheaties
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  • Steinar Ådland
  • Gregory Fischer
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