(August-September 1957)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rusty (as played by Lee Aaker, photo); Rin Tin Tin
Reprints:

Cinderella has a Ball (Table of Contents)

7up / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Rebel (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rusty; Rin Tin Tin; Sergeant O'Hara; Private Donahue; Lt. Ripley 'Rip' Masters
Synopsis:
Sergeant O'Hara is trying to make a soldier out of Private Donahue, but he is not finding it easy.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Only Dan Spiegle is credited to this series in Jerry Bails' Who's Who, but this is Sparky Moore. Many close up panels of faces in side view, and big eyes and pointed noses are clues to Sparky. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011

["Wonderful tales of the Far West..."] (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.; Paiute Smith
Synopsis:
Paiute Smith and Paul have a shooting contest
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The horses with the marked line around the nostrils are a clue to Lenox, and looking at the other Paul Bunyan Jr. stories, there are other clues that points to Lenox. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011.

The Sheriff's Chair (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sheriff Wallet; Jack White; Tom Horton
Synopsis:
The Sheriff had filled the strongbox with green dye and set two detonator caps to go off when it was opened. When the stage was robbed, he had just to wait in his chair for the green men.
Reprints:

Open Season (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Rin Tin Tin; Lord Burleigh; Rusty
Synopsis:
Lord Burleigh and Rinty have a little hunting trip.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Many close ups of faces, and running with high lifted knees are clues to Sparky Moore. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011.

What's your Safety I.Q.? (Table of Contents)

U.S. Royal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Safe and smart bike riders.

Have Some Fun! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
See if you can tell what's wrong with the picture.

Elden Priestley (Table of Contents)

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Glow-in-the-dark name plate as offer from Cracker Jack.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rin Tin Tin and Rusty
  2. 1. Cinderella has a Ball
    7up
  3. 2. The Rebel
    Rin Tin Tin and Rusty
  4. 3. ["Wonderful tales of the Far West..."]
    Paul Bunyan, Jr.
  5. 4. The Sheriff's Chair
  6. 5. Open Season
    Rin Tin Tin
  7. 6. What's your Safety I.Q.?
    U.S. Royal
  8. 7. Have Some Fun!
    Wrigley's Juicy Fruit
  9. 8. Elden Priestley
    Cracker Jack
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Steinar Ådland