(February 1951)

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:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger and Tonto shoot rapids in a canoe.

Count Your Coups (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McWilliams (signed)
Inks:
Al McWilliams (signed)
Letters:
Al McWilliams?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about Indian warriors’ custom of “Counting Coup.”

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Half art, half text.

[Preventing an Indian Uprising] (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 20 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:
The Lone Ranger must find Washoe, a one-eyed outlaw, and his gang who raided an Indian village or there will be a massive Indian uprising.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1942 and 1943 newspaper strips

Indexer Notes

Three tiers of panels per page.

[Murder at Roaring Creek] (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 16 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:
The owner of the Roaring Creek copper mine is murdered and his daughter threatened by Magdore and his gang, who want the mine for themselves.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1942 or 1943 newspaper strips

Indexer Notes

Three tiers of panels per page.

The Trapper's Dog (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McWilliams [as AM] ?
Inks:
Al McWilliams [as AM] ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Big Elk
Synopsis:
Trapper Big Elk's dog fights a wolverine.

Indexer Notes

Text story with two illustrations. First illustration has initials "AM" hidden in drawing.

[Huron Attack in the Fog] (Table of Contents)

Young Hawk / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck; Rippling Water; Owl Woman
Synopsis:
Young Hawk and Little Buck go to the Winnebago village, where Young Hawk is initiated into the Bear Clan. In the morning fog, Hurons attack and Young Hawk must rescue the girl Rippling Water.

Indexer Notes

Part of a continuing storyline. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Gaylord Du Bois' personal records.

Subscribe Now-Mail This Coupon Today (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Subscription form for Lone Ranger comics. No art.

This Trade-Mark of a Quality Comics Magazine Appears on Every Cover of The Lone Ranger (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Lone Ranger
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Promo for subscriptions to the Dell Lone Ranger Comic. Premium is five free Lone Ranger pictures.

Warrior 12 (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Portrait of unnamed Indian warrior.

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Count Your Coups
  3. 2. [Preventing an Indian Uprising]
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. [Murder at Roaring Creek]
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. The Trapper's Dog
  6. 5. [Huron Attack in the Fog]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. Subscribe Now-Mail This Coupon Today
  8. 7. This Trade-Mark of a Quality Comics Magazine Appears on Every Cover of The Lone Ranger
  9. 8. Warrior 12
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas