(September-October 1956)

Dell, 1954 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president); Helen Meyer (vice-president); Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)
Format:
Standard US dimensions; color; saddle-stitched

Secret Gold of the Chinnamuk (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Rin Tin Tin; Horse

Magic on the Plains (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Animals on the Northern plains.

Thunder Mountain (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
R.T.T. #15-5610

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Rin Tin Tin; Red Johnson; Mukluk; Don Devlin; Charlie Swain
Synopsis:
Don Devlin is one of the skiers competing in the Big Thunder Mountain Race, and he is desperate to even kill to win the thousand-dollar prize.

Indexer Notes

Faces, close ups and movement are Sparky Moore. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011

The Wendigo (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Duncan Lindsay; Jim John
Synopsis:
Lindsay had been sent by a Hudson's Bay Company agent to spend a winter on the trap line with Jim John, a Cree Indian.

"Paul Bunyan, Jr. passed his early youth..." (Table of Contents)

Paul Bunyan, Jr. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
August Lenox
Inks:
August Lenox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Paul Bunyan, Jr.
Synopsis:
Paul's birch canoe is overturned by a huge black bear, and safely ashore he dries out his soaked equipment.

Indexer Notes

Artwork similar to most of the other stories in this series, and by Lenox. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011.

The Secret Gold of the Chinnamuk (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; animal
Characters:
Rin Tin Tin; Red Johnson; Mukluk; Klikiut; Chief Oomilak
Synopsis:
Volunteering for a mercy mission, Red, Muk and Rinty set out to deliver fever serum to the Chinnamuk Indians far back in the Canadian wilds.

Indexer Notes

Many close up faces, and way of walking and running are clues to Sparky Moore. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011. Last panel a pledge to parents from Dell Comics.

Nome (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Story of the Nome gold strike and the "Three Lucky Swedes"...one of whom was a Norwegian.

Dopey Dan and Safety Sam (Table of Contents)

Wrigley's Juicy Fruit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dopey Dan; Safety Sam
Synopsis:
How to ride a bike and how not to ride a bike in advertisement for Juicy Fruit Gum.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Secret Gold of the Chinnamuk
    Rin Tin Tin
  2. 1. Magic on the Plains
  3. 2. Thunder Mountain
    Rin Tin Tin
  4. 3. The Wendigo
  5. 4. "Paul Bunyan, Jr. passed his early youth..."
    Paul Bunyan, Jr.
  6. 5. The Secret Gold of the Chinnamuk
    Rin Tin Tin
  7. 6. Nome
  8. 7. Dopey Dan and Safety Sam
    Wrigley's Juicy Fruit
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  • Steinar Ådland