(April 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
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 give a wounded man a drink from a canteen while Tonto fires a gun from behind a rock.

Gold-Plated Free Key Chain Holder (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Promo for subscriptions to the Dell Lone Ranger Comic. Premium is gold-plated key chain holder.

The Army Scout's Gold (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:
A dying Army scout gives soldier Jack Hawthorne a map to gold hidden in a tunnel.

Indexer Notes

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

Washakie The Peace-Seeker (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography; western-frontier
Characters:
Washakie
Synopsis:
True story of Shoshone chief Washakie, who cultivated peaceful relations with the white man.

A Friend Indeed (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Honeen; Tupatkee
Synopsis:
Indian boys Honeen and Tupatkee go hunting and kill a mountain lion.

Indexer Notes

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

[Apache Attack on the River] (Table of Contents)

Young Hawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck; High Cloud; Tuari; Karko (parrot, Introduction)
Synopsis:
Leaving their friends at the Pueblo, Young Hawk, Little Buck, and High Cloud paddle up river where they are attacked by Apaches.

Indexer Notes

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

Indian Shields (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
Directions on how to make an Indian shield.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white; half art, half text.

[Osborne Caribou] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Gold-Plated Free Key Chain Holder
  3. 2. The Army Scout's Gold
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Washakie The Peace-Seeker
  5. 4. A Friend Indeed
  6. 5. [Apache Attack on the River]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. Indian Shields
  8. 7. [Osborne Caribou]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas