(April 1955)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
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

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers
Reprints:

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys and the Search (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 information comes from the John Buscema checklist by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. and Michel Maillot.
The writer information comes from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips.

Red Ledge Gold (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys / comic story / 10 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 information scome from the John Buscema checklist compiled by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. and Michel Maillot.
The writer information comes from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips.

Journey West (Table of Contents)

Breed of the Pioneers / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artwork similar to several Roy stories credited to the team Al McKimson, Pete Alvarado, Randy Steffen and Andrew Bensen by Robert W Phillips. See Roy Rogers #24 Silver Spider, #25 Trades Lead, #26 Jerkline Feud, #27 Mustang Mountain, and #28 Apache Blood.
The art may vary a bit since several of them worked on the same story (also by R W Phillips)

Al McKimson was a pen name for several artists. First the brothers Chuck and Tom McKimson. Others were Pete Alvarado, John Ushler, Randy Steffen, Andrew Bensen, Hi Mankin, Mike Arens, Alex Toth.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010.

[untitled] (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
Characters:
Chuckwagon Charley; Pete; Pat; Snoofy (dog)

Indexer Notes

The writer information comes from the book "Roy Rogers: a biography, radio history, television career chronicle ..." by Robert W. Phillips.
Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Moving Day for the Assiniboin (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signed SK in lower right corner of first illustration.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Roy Rogers (illustration)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promotional ad for Roy Rogers Comics. Two thirds of a page showing the blue and red wallet offered if you subscribed.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys and the Search
    Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys
  3. 2. Red Ledge Gold
    Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys
  4. 3. Journey West
    Breed of the Pioneers
  5. 4. [untitled]
    Chuckwagon Charlie's Tales
  6. 5. Moving Day for the Assiniboin
  7. 6. [untitled]
    Roy Rogers comics
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Lou Mougin
  • Michel Maillot
  • Merlin Haas
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Steinar Ådland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Robert W Phillips (R.I.P.)
  • Craig Delich
  • Michel Maillot