(May 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:
?
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
Synopsis:
The Lone Ranger peeks around a door and sees two crooks robbing a safe.

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.

Hunter's Hollow (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:
The head of the Turner gang blows up a dam to cause a flood. This will allow members of the gang to escape from jail.

Indexer Notes

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

Sarah Winnemucca The Paiute Princess (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography; western-frontier
Characters:
Sarah Winnemucca
Synopsis:
True story of Sarah Winnemucca, peacemaker and leader of the Paiute Indians.

Little Man’s Loot (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Man
Synopsis:
A young boy fears he will be blamed for a broken jug and ladle and runs away. He finds the nest of a pack rat and a cache of items that have been missing from the village.

Indexer Notes

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

[The Ball Game] (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
Synopsis:
After helping Pueblos kill a buffalo, Young Hawk, Little Buck, and High Cloud are guests in the city. The boys play a game of ball and their dog Tumbleweed gets into trouble by stealing the ball.

Indexer Notes

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

Conqueror of the Apache (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Cochise; General George Crook
Synopsis:
How General George Crook subdued Cochise and the Apaches in Arizona.

Indexer Notes

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

[Jaguar] (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: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Gold-Plated Free Key Chain Holder
  3. 2. Hunter's Hollow
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. Sarah Winnemucca The Paiute Princess
  5. 4. Little Man’s Loot
  6. 5. [The Ball Game]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. Conqueror of the Apache
  8. 7. [Jaguar]
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  • Ramon Schenk
  • Merlin Haas
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