(March 1955)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
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:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)

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

Indian Names (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Cartoon art

The Ghost Town Payoff (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:

Indexer Notes

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

The Cougar of Lost Canyon (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
John Buscema; Hi Mankin [Hiram Mankin]
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.
Reprint information from Stephane Petit via the GCD Errors list, August 2009.

Cottonwood Raid (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (3 illustrations)
Inks:
? (3 illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

["Charley, this is the nicest..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

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.

The Assiniboin (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (2 illustrations)
Inks:
? (2 illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

The Comanche Indians (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (2 illustrations)
Inks:
? (2 illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hi Mankin (1 illustration)
Inks:
Hi Mankin (1 illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Roy Rogers

Indexer Notes

The art infos come from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. Indian Names
  3. 2. The Ghost Town Payoff
    Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys
  4. 3. The Cougar of Lost Canyon
    Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys
  5. 4. Cottonwood Raid
  6. 5. ["Charley, this is the nicest..."]
    Chuckwagon Charlie's Tales
  7. 6. The Assiniboin
  8. 7. The Comanche Indians
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers comics
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Steinar Ådland
  • Michel Maillot
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Robert W Phillips (R.I.P.)
  • Craig Delich
  • Michel Maillot