(November 1951)

Dell, 1948 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Alice Cobb
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
?

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

["Tarzan and Buto often engage in friendly tests of strength..."] (Table of Contents)

Jungle World / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan; Buto
Reprints:

Tarzan and the Treasure of Isis (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Hector Plume; Om-At; Leveque; Suleiman; Abdul Hamid; Tantor (elephant); Waz-dons (Pal-ul-donian tribe)
Synopsis:
Tarzan and Professor Plume, seeking the hieroglyphics associated with the Treasure of Isis are followed to Pal-ul-don by a pair of treasure hunters. When they locate the treasure, Tarzan fights and defeats the thieves who are subsequently buried under a landslide.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ancient Egypt; binoculars; giant scorpions; Great Thorn Desert; hieroglyphics; Kebr-el-Makech; Mountains of the Moon; Pal-ul-don; pterodactyls; rope bridges; sabre-toothed cat; statue of Isis; stereotyping of the Turkish; sulphur; treasure chests; Treasure of Isis; Tuaregs

Indexer Notes

story not noted in DuBois's notebook but it is credited to DuBois in Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan: The Jesse Marsh Years (Dark Horse, 2009 series) #5

Mabu Proves a Trainer (Table of Contents)

Mabu / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Dan-El, foster son of a Zulu chief, sets out on a strange quest..."] (Table of Contents)

Brothers of the Spear / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Dan-El; Natongo; Lugongo; Liloma
Synopsis:
Dan-El and Natongo begin their quest for the land of Dan-El's father. They rescue a young woman hunter who does not speak their language.
Reprints:
Keywords:
black mambas; Cape buffalo; warthogs

Indexer Notes

Episode 2

["Subscribe now--Mail this coupon today!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1.5 pages (report information)

["The giant panda of Szechuan Province in China seems to be related to the American teddy bear!"] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
nature
Synopsis:
Portrait of giant panda
Keywords:
giant panda

Indexer Notes

back cover