(May-June 1954)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Lassie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Inks:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Colors:
Morris Gollub (painting)

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Lassie

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Same essential composition, in a different rendering, used for the cover of March of Comics (Dell, 1946 series) #432.

People of South America (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about the Gauchos of Argentina, the Pearl Divers of Venezuela, the Hat Weavers of Ecuador, and the Llanero of Colombia.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Adrift on the Amazon (Table of Contents)

Lassie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Lehti
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
LASSIE #16-545

Genre:
animal; jungle
Characters:
Lassie; Gerry; Rocky; Capitao Jorge; Timbu; Pedro; "senhor capitao" (unnamed river boat captain)
Synopsis:
Rocky, Gerry, Lassie, and Timbu set out on a mission to take photographs of the Amazon during the rainy season. Losing their canoe, they pitch camp on a small island, which later sets adrift down the river.

Indexer Notes

Pencils identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

The Legend of the Golden Mountain (Table of Contents)

Lassie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal; jungle
Characters:
LAssie; Gerry; Rocky; Timbu; José
Synopsis:
While Gerry and Rocky go to Goias for supplies, Timbu sets out on a search for a lost gold mine.

Indexer Notes

Pencils identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

The Wilderness Road (Table of Contents)

Lassie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal; jungle
Characters:
Lassie; Gerry; Rocky; Pedro Jara (secretary to the governor at Goias); Santos (chief engineer of the road); Sayao (bandit leader)
Synopsis:
Rocky is appointed supervisor of the road-building engineers. Sayao and his men try to sabotage construction of the road.

Indexer Notes

Story ends on back cover. Inside back cover in black and white. Pencils identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Lassie
  2. 1. People of South America
  3. 2. Adrift on the Amazon
    Lassie
  4. 3. The Legend of the Golden Mountain
    Lassie
  5. 4. The Wilderness Road
    Lassie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Martin Olsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Max Capp
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Martin Olsen