(April 1954)

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

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger
Reprints:

Roy Rides a Hunch (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Mario Aquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

The art infos come from the John Buscema checklist compiled by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr and Michel Maillot.
The Writer and additional art infos come from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips.

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys and the Manhunt for Five (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Mario Aquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers

Indexer Notes

The art infos come from the John Buscema checklist compiled by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr and Michel Maillot.
The Writer and additional art infos come from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips.

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys and the Wild Man (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
John Buscema; Hi (Hiram) Mankin
Inks:
Mario Aquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers

Indexer Notes

The art infos come from the John Buscema checklist compiled by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr and Michel Maillot.
The Writer and additional art infos come from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips.

Samson (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Al McKimson (3 illustrations)
Inks:
Al McKimson (3 illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Al McKimson is pen name for Peter Alvarado and Charles (Chuck) McKimson.
The Writer and art infos come from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Ray Thayer
Inks:
Ray Thayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

The Writer infos come from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips.
The artist Ray Thayer had most of the Chuckwagon Charley's Tales. In Jerry Bails' Who's Who, he is credited to Zane Grey FC#449 Tappan's Burro. Using that as a start, it is easy to pick out the rest of his work in the 50's, and this is one. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Roy Rogers

Indexer Notes

Promotional ad for Roy Rogers Comics. Two third page showing the blue and red wallet offered if you subscribe. Roy Rogers head drawn.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Grape-Nuts Flakes; Roy Rogers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Roy Rogers; Trigger

Indexer Notes

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys, says - "Hiya, cowhands! Want strength 'n energy?"

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. Roy Rides a Hunch
    Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys
  3. 2. Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys and the Manhunt for Five
    Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys
  4. 3. Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys and the Wild Man
    Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys
  5. 4. Samson
  6. 5. [untitled]
    Chuckwagon Charlie's Tales
  7. 6. [untitled]
    Roy Rogers comics
  8. 7. [untitled]
    Grape-Nuts Flakes; Roy Rogers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Steinar Ådland
  • Michel Maillot
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Robert W Phillips (R.I.P.)
  • Craig Delich
  • Michel Maillot