(August 1950)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president); Helen Meyer (vice-president); Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)
Color:
Four color interiors; full color covers
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Bullet (dog)

Roy Rogers Pin-Up (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse)

Lynching Moon (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Albert Micale (signed)
Inks:
Albert Micale (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
R.R.#32-508 (9)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Bosley; Mr. Norton; Kelly Norton; Sheila Norton; Link Dunster; Sheriff
Synopsis:
As Roy takes a swim, a man borrows his clothes , and then kills Mr. Norton to frame Roy for the killing. Roy is nearly lynched, but finds his alibi, Norton's son.

Thirsty Creek (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Albert Micale
Inks:
Albert Micale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Jim Hallam; Joe Honeker; Ted Hallam; Sheriff
Synopsis:
Roy runs into a dispute over fencing and water rights.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Pioneers of the Old West (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Isac Cody; Bill Cody
Synopsis:
Lawless pioneer politics that were soon to turn into the bloody Kansas War. A story of young Buffalo Bill.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

["Donkey Trouble"] (Table of Contents)

Trigger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Parks
Inks:
Harry Parks
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Trigger (horse); Uncle Mike; Pete; Pat
Synopsis:
Uncle Mike and Trigger have plenty trouble with a donkey.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010
Last half page is a subscription form.

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010 (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Roy Rogers (photo)

Indexer Notes

Small drawings of Dell Comics characters and small photo of Roy Rogers

Roy Rogers, star of Republic Pictures. (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers

Indexer Notes

Full back cover pin-up of Roy Rogers

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. Roy Rogers Pin-Up
    Roy Rogers
  3. 2. Lynching Moon
    Roy Rogers
  4. 3. Thirsty Creek
    Roy Rogers
  5. 4. Pioneers of the Old West
  6. 5. ["Donkey Trouble"]
    Trigger
  7. 6. Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010
  8. 7. Roy Rogers, star of Republic Pictures.
    Roy Rogers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steinar Ådland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Robert W Phillips (R.I.P.)
  • Craig Delich
  • Michel Maillot