(March-May 1956)

Dell, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell
Editing:
?
Format:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; Full Color; Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior; Saddle-Stitched; was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

© 1956, by Tie-Ups, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flying A's Range Rider / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Range Rider (photo of Jock Mahoney)

Frontier Justice (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover in black and white. Copyright, 1956, by Western Printing & Litho. Co.

Trial of Vengeance (Table of Contents)

The Flying A's Range Rider / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Sgroi
Inks:
Tony Sgroi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Range Rider; Dick West; Rawhide (a horse); Lucky (a horse); Ben Smith (first appearance); Bill Barker (first appearance); Fred (first appearance); Ransom Batt (first appearance; villain); Buck (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Range Rider and Dick West out to help an old friend who are to meet them in Desertville, but it is only a trick to capture them, and by a crook who seek revenge on Range Rider for the killing of his brother. They are to be hanged by the villains...

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.22)

Mitchell's Saddle (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Mitch Mitchell; Old Man Tuttle; Swede Hanson; Snake Hips (a horse)

Blind Justice (Table of Contents)

Sagebrush Stories / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Chou Lee; Widow Larkin; Clint (villain)
Synopsis:
Stranger ride into town, in a diner he robs the cash drawer at night and tries to get away. But..

Indexer Notes

On the sign at upper right in the first panel, we find a big S with a period, and that is the sign of Sparky. He also used a little square with an S. inside.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.22)
Copyright, 1956, by Western Printing & Litho. Co.

Ruthless Rancher (Table of Contents)

The Flying A's Range Rider / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Range Rider; Dick West; Rawhide (a horse); Lucky (a horse); Joe Dodd (first appearance); Widow Tate (first appearance); Brink Moody (first appearace; villain); Dandy (first appearance; villain)

Indexer Notes

Notice the motionless face in the first panel, a sure sign of Jesse Marsh.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland (2010.11.22)
Story is continued on inside back cover and back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flying A's Range Rider
  2. 1. Frontier Justice
  3. 2. Trial of Vengeance
    The Flying A's Range Rider
  4. 3. Mitchell's Saddle
  5. 4. Blind Justice
    Sagebrush Stories
  6. 5. Ruthless Rancher
    The Flying A's Range Rider
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
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  • Steinar Ådland
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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