(March 1949)

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:
?
Format:
standard newsstand comic book

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mo Gollub?
Inks:
Mo Gollub?
Colors:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Silver (horse)
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger jumps Silver over a chasm to escape a pursuing gang.
Reprints:
  • in Lone Ranger, The (1948 series) #12 (see notes)

Indexer Notes

Reprinted as part of promo page in Lone Ranger #12. Cover has "This is a King Feature" emblem.

Hi-Yo, Silver, Away! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Lone Ranger; Silver (horse)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; black and white; promo for subscriptions to Dell’s Lone Ranger comic.

The Lone Ranger and the Boy Sheriff (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script:
Fran Striker?
Pencils:
Charles Flanders
Inks:
Charles Flanders
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Dan Reid; Silver (horse); Scout (horse); Victor (horse)
Synopsis:
After his father is murdered by Buck Santos, the sheriff's son tries to take over the job, but he need to overcome his fear of guns.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1945 newspaper strips.

Indexer Notes

Four tiers of panels per page.

The Lone Ranger and the Silver Bullets (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Fran Striker?
Pencils:
Charles Flanders
Inks:
Charles Flanders
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Silver (horse); Scout (horse)
Synopsis:
Someone is committing murders and leaving silver bullets at the scene to frame the Lone Ranger.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1944 newspaper strips.

Indexer Notes

Four tiers of panels per page.

[Saddles and Lariats] (Table of Contents)

Range Savvy / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mo Gollub
Inks:
Mo Gollub
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about cowboys' saddles and lariats.

Indexer Notes

Text and illustrations.

Tom Rynning's Long Ride (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Smith (credited)
Pencils:
Mo Gollub [as M. Gollub] (signed)
Inks:
Mo Gollub [as M. Gollub] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Tom Rynning; Little Raven (Arapahoe Indian)
Synopsis:
Retelling of Tom Rynning's 300 mile flight from Dodge City, Kansas, to Texas after a gunfight.

Indexer Notes

Text story with seven illustrations.

Some Unusual Indian Headgear (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Depictions of unusual Indian headgear.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Illustrations with brief text.

[Chief Touch the Cloud] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mo Gollub?
Inks:
Mo Gollub?
Colors:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Chief Touch The Cloud
Synopsis:
Portrait of Chief Touch the Cloud, an Arapahoe Indian.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; second in a series of portraits of Indian warriors. Identification is printed on inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Hi-Yo, Silver, Away!
  3. 2. The Lone Ranger and the Boy Sheriff
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. The Lone Ranger and the Silver Bullets
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. [Saddles and Lariats]
    Range Savvy
  6. 5. Tom Rynning's Long Ride
  7. 6. Some Unusual Indian Headgear
  8. 7. [Chief Touch the Cloud]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Katie
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas