(May 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)
Inks:
Ernest Nordli? (painting)
Colors:
Ernest Nordli? (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Silver (horse)
Synopsis:
Mounted on Silver, the Lone Ranger dodges a thrown noose.

The Cowboy’s Saddle (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Till Goodan
Inks:
Till Goodan
Letters:
Till Goodan?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about the cowboy’s saddle.

Indexer Notes

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

[Shanghaied] (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 disguises himself to be taken aboard a ship, where Shark Dawson holds a banker's daughter captive.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1944 newspaper strips

[Thunder Martin] (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 Lone Ranger must find a way to capture 6-foot,4-inch, 307 lb. killer Thunder Martin.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1944 newspaper strips

The Rescue of Little Crow (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Crow; Moose Mouth; Walking Tree
Synopsis:
Little Crow is taken under the wing of Shawnee chief Walking Tree.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Turkey Hunter] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis:
After losing their canoe to an angry bear, Young Hawk and Little Buck float down the Mississippi River on a log. They find a dugout canoe and paddle downstream where they save a Chickasaw turkey hunter from a rattlesnake.

Indexer Notes

Part of a continuing storyline.

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.

Free 5 Beautiful, Big Full Color Pictures (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto (cameo)
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 16 (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Number 16 in a series.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. The Cowboy’s Saddle
  3. 2. [Shanghaied]
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. [Thunder Martin]
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. The Rescue of Little Crow
  6. 5. [The Turkey Hunter]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. Subscribe Now-Mail This Coupon Today
  8. 7. Free 5 Beautiful, Big Full Color Pictures
  9. 8. Warrior 16
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas