(June-July 1957)

Dell, 1954 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
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)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Unknown Enemy (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
animal; western-frontier
Characters:
Rusty (photo of Lee Aaker); Rin Tin Tin

Free Game (Table of Contents)

Dairy Queen / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Each time you buy a delicious Dairy Queen you get a "Pickin'" game free.

Unknown Enemy (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal; western-frontier
Characters:
Rusty; Rin Tin Tin; Sergeant O'Hara; Lt. Ripley 'Rip' Masters; Joe Galt (crook); Slim Gunnison (crook); Chief Nata (Apache)
Synopsis:
The army is cutting down the size of the garrison at Fort Apache, and that means fewer cattle sold by crooked cattle dealers. Unless they start another Indian war.

Indexer Notes

Close up faces with angry eyes, and fine horses and dog are by Sparky Moore. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011

["His imagination fired by tales..."] (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.; Captain Gerard
Synopsis:
A wolf cub has got porcupine quills into its face, and Paul extract them with a bullet mould as a plier.

Indexer Notes

Same art as in the other in the series, by Lenox. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011

Cornered (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Clete Jones (bank robber); Deputy Purdy
Synopsis:
First line: "Clete Jones, sometime cowhand, sometime loafer and, this morning, successful bank robber..."

The Hunters (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal; western-frontier
Characters:
Rin Tin Tin; Lord Burleigh; Rusty; Lt. Ripley 'Rip' Masters; Dinwiddie (servant)
Synopsis:
His Lordship and servant are out on a short hunting trip. Seeing Rinty, they think it is a big wolf and set after him.

Indexer Notes

Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011. Last panel A Pledge to Parents from Dell Comics.

Sam's Lingo Lessons (Table of Contents)

7up / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (paintings)
Inks:
? (paintings)
Colors:
? (paintings)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Nothing does it like Seven-Up.

Hey Kids! (Table of Contents)

Schwinn Bikes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
The new Schwinn's just like flying

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Unknown Enemy
    Rin Tin Tin and Rusty
  2. 1. Free Game
    Dairy Queen
  3. 2. Unknown Enemy
    Rin Tin Tin
  4. 3. ["His imagination fired by tales..."]
    Paul Bunyan, Jr.
  5. 4. Cornered
  6. 5. The Hunters
    Rin Tin Tin
  7. 6. Sam's Lingo Lessons
    7up
  8. 7. Hey Kids!
    Schwinn Bikes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Katie
  • Steven G. Willis
  • Steinar Ådland