(March 1952)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Format:
standard newsstand comic book

[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; Tonto
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger and Tonto return fire behind the cover of barrels and boxes.

The Indian Horse (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
August Lenox [as Lenox] (signed)
Inks:
August Lenox [as Lenox] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about Indian horses.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; black and white; half text, half art.

The Train from Independence (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Silver (horse); Scout (horse)
Synopsis:
Three outlaws stir up Indians into attacking a wagon train so that they can steal the $50,000 aboard.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal files.

Red Cloud's Victory (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Red Cloud
Synopsis:
Sioux chief Red Cloud loses a battle to Army soldiers and their new repeating rifles, but still wins the war when the government decides to abandon its forts in the Sioux hunting grounds.

Indexer Notes

Sequel to "Red Cloud's First Battle" in Lone Ranger #44.

The Long Bow (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hyoko the Cripple; Tyu; Laughing Maiden
Synopsis:
Chaco cliff dweller Tyu makes a bow larger and stronger than any in his tribe and uses it to drive off Navajo raiders.

Indexer Notes

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

[Apaches attack Pueblo] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck; High Cloud; Tuari
Synopsis:
After rescuing the young Pueblo hunter Tuari and his wife from raiding Apaches, Young Hawk, Little Buck and High Cloud return with the pair to their city on a lake. That night they help fight off an Apache attack.

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.

Action! Thrills! Excitement! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Lone Ranger (cameo)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Promo for subscriptions to the Dell Lone Ranger Comic.

[Alaska Brown Bear] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
American Museum of Natural History, N.Y. (photograph)
Inks:
American Museum of Natural History, N.Y. (photograph)
Colors:
American Museum of Natural History, N.Y. (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; animal
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Color photograph of Alaska Brown Bears diorama “courtesy of the American Museum of Natural History, N.Y.” with a few lines of text below.

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. The Indian Horse
  3. 2. The Train from Independence
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Red Cloud's Victory
  5. 4. The Long Bow
  6. 5. [Apaches attack Pueblo]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. Subscribe Now-Mail This Coupon Today
  8. 7. Action! Thrills! Excitement!
  9. 8. [Alaska Brown Bear]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Merlin Haas