(December 1953)

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:
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

Davy and the Indian Attack! (Table of Contents)

Lincoln Logs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Davy; Father

Indexer Notes

Comic strip of frontier life, and a log cabin.

The Silent Killers (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Albert Micale
Inks:
Albert Micale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
R:R:#72-5312

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Bullet (dog); Pete; Charley Burr; Sheriff Walker; Johnny Thorson; "Wolfer" Segum
Synopsis:
Four sheep have been killed by large dogs, and Roy and Bullet are sent out to find the killers and the owner.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Bullet Plows Through (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Bullet (dog); Pat Brady; Sheriff Walker; Lew Hunneker; Clyde Bayliss; Sam Bayliss; Marttie Bayliss
Synopsis:
Pat and Bullet are driving through the snow to get a sick kid to the doctor. The jeep drives off the road, and Bullet must pull the kid to town in a barrel.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

At Trail's End (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger (horse); Bullet (dog); Pete; Nucky; Jive; Penny; Doug
Synopsis:
Deputy Sheriff Roy and a lady are forced to lead some city gangsters with their loot, through the desert.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Buck Fever (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Ross Bannock; Dave Raymond
Synopsis:
Two hunters are out for elk, when one of them sprain his ankle and break the rifle. With only a little .22 pistol left, they have to get meat somehow.

["Prairie Chicken"] (Table of Contents)

Chuckwagon Charley's Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Chuckwagon Charley; Pete; Pat
Synopsis:
Charley tells of the day a sharptail chicken saved his life.

Do Your Christmas Shopping Early! (Table of Contents)

Dell Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Roy Rogers; Woody Woodpecker; Bugs Bunny; Tom & Jerry; Tarzan; Gene Autry; Lone Ranger; Little Lulu

Indexer Notes

Subscription form with drawings of Dell characters

Indian Canoes (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Drawings of several Indian canoes.

Get A new Daisy (Table of Contents)

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo); Fred Harman (signed)
Inks:
? (photo); Fred Harman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Red Ryder

Indexer Notes

Drawing of Red Ryder with a Daisy Air Rifle.
Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. Davy and the Indian Attack!
    Lincoln Logs
  3. 2. The Silent Killers
    Roy Rogers
  4. 3. Bullet Plows Through
    Roy Rogers
  5. 4. At Trail's End
    Roy Rogers
  6. 5. Buck Fever
  7. 6. ["Prairie Chicken"]
    Chuckwagon Charley's Tales
  8. 7. Do Your Christmas Shopping Early!
    Dell Comics
  9. 8. Indian Canoes
  10. 9. Get A new Daisy
    Daisy Air Rifles
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