(April 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:
Ernest Nordli (painting) (signed)
Inks:
Ernest Nordli (painting) (signed)
Colors:
Ernest Nordli (painting) (signed)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger punches an outlaw in the jaw.

The Thirty-Thirty Carbine (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Till Goodan (signed)
Inks:
Till Goodan (signed)
Letters:
Till Goodan?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about the Winchester 30-30 rifle.

Indexer Notes

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

[Rescued by Telegraph] (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 Sioux cut the telegraph wires before attacking a wagon train on the Oregon Trail.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1946 newspaper strips

[The Ghost of Skeleton Canyon] (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; Dan Reid, Silver (horse); Scout (horse); Victor (horse)
Synopsis:
"The Ghost" is burning barns, murdering sheep herders, and making trouble for cattle ranchers in Skeleton Canyon.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1945 newspaper strips

The Sacrifice of Little Tree (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Tree
Synopsis:
Afraid to go home after his herd of sheep is stolen by Apaches, Navajo boy Little Tree goes to the cliff houses of the Anasazi.

Indexer Notes

Text story with two illustrations. Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Gaylord Du Bois' personal records.

[Bears and Fishermen] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis:
Young Hawk and Little Buck canoe downstream. They escape from a Sioux fishing party and a group of hungry bears.

Indexer Notes

Part of a continuing storyline. Story includes brief recap of recent adventures. 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 15 (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Illustration of an Indian warrior.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Number 15 in a series.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. The Thirty-Thirty Carbine
  3. 2. [Rescued by Telegraph]
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. [The Ghost of Skeleton Canyon]
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. The Sacrifice of Little Tree
  6. 5. [Bears and Fishermen]
    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 15
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas