(January-February 1950)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Alice Cobb
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jesse Marsh; ? (photograph)
Inks:
Jesse Marsh; ? (photograph)
Colors:
?; ? (photograph)
Letters:
?

Genre:
Jungle
Characters:
Tarzan (photo of Lex Barker)
Reprints:

["Santa says take my advice and send to..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Colored in black and red.

The Knight of Lyonesse (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Tarzan; La
Reprints:

The Ape-Hunter (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 15.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Chaga; Jad-Bal-Ja; Hannibal Belmore
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

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Mabu, the Lion-Hearted (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mabu

Indexer Notes

Writer credit originally given to Gaylord Du Bois. Confirmed from The Gaylord Du Bois Account Books and an interview by Du Bois that Du Bois did not write any Mabu text stories. Correction provided by Dave Porta (August 1, 2004).

[Episode 3] (Table of Contents)

Two Against the Jungle / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Jungle

[Zu to Zu-Vo] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan's Ape-English Dictionary / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Zu = Bug; Za-Dak-Lul = Ocean; Zugor = Roar; Zu-Kut = Cave; Zut = Out; Zu-Vo = Strong.
Colored in black and red.

["Use this form for Christmas gift subscriptions"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Back Cover (Table of Contents)

African tribesman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. ["Santa says take my advice and send to..."]
  3. 2. The Knight of Lyonesse
    Tarzan
  4. 3. The Ape-Hunter
    Tarzan
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Mabu, the Lion-Hearted
    Mabu
  7. 6. [Episode 3]
    Two Against the Jungle
  8. 7. [Zu to Zu-Vo]
    Tarzan's Ape-English Dictionary
  9. 8. ["Use this form for Christmas gift subscriptions"]
  10. 9. Back Cover
    African tribesman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dave Porta
  • Steve Dasinger
  • Patrick Lemaire
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose