(October 1952)

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 (photo)
Reprints:

Dell Comics are Better than ever!... (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Roy Rogers (photo); Dell Characters

Indexer Notes

Subscription Form with small photo and drawings.

Roy Plays for High Stakes (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Bullet (dog); Carver; Al Winters; Senator Jimson; Larry Jimson; Carol Jimson; Sing Low
Synopsis:
Roy has signed in as Roy Dennison at Cougar Gulch "Dude" Ranch to track down some dope smugglers.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Wolf Trap (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Bullet (dog); Dan McGruder; Rose Kirkland; Sheriff Lawton; Ace Harmel
Synopsis:
A dying outlaw signs a statement that he killed Ackerman, and that Dan McGruder is innocent of the killing.

The Sheep Wagon (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McKimson team
Inks:
Al McKimson team
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Nancy Berglund; Carl Berglund; Chick Wandrey
Synopsis:
A young man selling toys from a sheep wagon, appears at the Berglund house, and he offers to bring the sick Berglund to hospital in his wagon.

Indexer Notes

Drawings by the mixed team of artists under Al McKimson.

"Cougar Hunt" (Table of Contents)

Chuckwagon Charley's Tales / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thayer
Inks:
Ray Thayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Chuckwagon Charley; Pete; Pat; Pawnee (dog)
Synopsis:
Charley has a story of a dog chasing a cougar.

The Schofield-Smith and Wesson Army Revolver (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McKimson team
Inks:
Al McKimson team
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The faces and horses must be one or more of the Al McKimson team artists.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Stan "The Man" Musial Sparks Rally (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Stan Musial

Indexer Notes

Baseball comic strip ad for Wheaties.
Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. Dell Comics are Better than ever!...
    Dell Comics
  3. 2. Roy Plays for High Stakes
    Roy Rogers
  4. 3. Wolf Trap
    Roy Rogers
  5. 4. The Sheep Wagon
  6. 5. "Cougar Hunt"
    Chuckwagon Charley's Tales
  7. 6. The Schofield-Smith and Wesson Army Revolver
  8. 7. Stan "The Man" Musial Sparks Rally
    Wheaties
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steinar Ådland
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Robert W Phillips (R.I.P.)
  • Craig Delich
  • Michel Maillot