1942 ? - 1974 ?
Number of Issues:
5804

Used brand emblems:

Brand Emblem Name Issues Year Began Year Ended Notes
A Dell Book 31 1944 1945 Emblem has "Dell" in the center of a square made up of the words "A Dell Book" running horizontally and vertically.
A Dell Comic 1069 1944 1952 Emblem has "Dell" in the center of a square made up of the words "A Dell Comic" running horizontally and vertically. This is an overprint with the background colors showing through. Used in 1944-45 and again in 1948-52. "A Dell Magazine" brand was used in 1946-47. The "A Dell Comic" brand was replaced by a solid color box with "Dell Comic" in late 1952.
A Dell Magazine 155 1944 1948 Emblem has "Dell" in the center of a square made up of the words "A Dell Magazine" running horizontally and vertically. In late 1945, it switched to an emblem that had the words "A Dell Magazine" in a circle around the comic's price. An overprint with the background colors showing through.
A Dell Magazine [circle] 257 1945 1948 Words "A Dell Magazine" in a circle surrounding the price.
Dell 2030 1955 1961 The word Dell in san serif inside a dotted box.
Dell A Giant Comic 20
Dell A Movie Classic 23 1955 1959 Dell in a solid color box with "A Movie Classic" in a different color box under it. Not the same as the later "Dell Movie Classic" brand.
Dell Book 2
Dell Comic 699 1952 1955
Dell Comic A Movie Classic 4 1954 1955
Dell Comic [sans serif] 129 1953 1955
Dell Dell Dell 4 1950 1950
Dell Exciting Adventure 64 1960 1961
Dell First Edition 5 1955 1963
Dell Fun Book 1 1953 1953
Dell Giant 48
Dell Giant Comics 13 "Dell" in symmetrical corner box, "Giant" with each block letter in its own irregular box running down front cover edge near spine, "Comics" in script in irregular box in lower left corner of front cover.
Dell Magazine [sans serif] 4 1953 1955
Dell Movie Classic 27 1959 1961 Not to be confused with the brand "Dell Comic A Movie Classic" and other Dell books that have one of the other Dell brands and the words "Movie Classic" somewhere outside the logo.
Dell Mystery 2 1960 Dell stamp with Mystery added.
Dell Nature Classic 5 1955 1957
Dell Publishing Co. 4 1942 1942 "Dell Publishing Co." on a banner above two children on a winged horse. Very short-lived.
Dell Special 1
Dell Surprise Books 12 1950 1950 The brand appears on the back cover of these items.
Dell TV Adventure 18 1960 1960
Dell TV Comedy 4 1960 Dell stamp with TV Comedy added.
Dell TV Mystery 2 1960 Standard Dell Stamp with TV Mystery added.
Dell Western Adventure 65 1960 1961
Dell [block] 38 1956 1974
Dell [Book Box] 2 Used on paperback books, printed the word DELL with the series number and sometimes the price of the book underneath in a box together.
Dell [post-split] 685 1962 1973 The word Dell in san serif type, in a box with the price.
Dell [stamp] 342 1961 1969 The word Dell surrounded by a serrated border line, designed to look like a postage stamp.
Dell; Movie Classic [separate text] 21 1962 1969 This brand has the words separate from (NOT included in) the "Dell" box. There are three minor variations: "Movie-Classic" with hyphen, "A Movie Classic", and just "Movie", used only on a couple of issues each.
Giant Dell Comic 18 Used on several of the 100 Dell giants.
Issue Publication Date Indicia Publisher
Best Cartoons of the Year (1968 series) #0504 April 1968 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #1 April-June 1963 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #2 July-September 1963 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #3 October-December 1963 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #4 January-March 1964 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #5 April-June 1964 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #6 July-September 1964 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #7 October-December 1964 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #8 January-March 1965 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #9 April-June 1965 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #10 July-September 1965 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #11 December 1965 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #12 March 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #13 June 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #14 September 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #15 December 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #16 March 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #17 May 1967 ?
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #18 August 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #19 October 1969 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #20 October 1970 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Beverly Hillbillies (1963 series) #21 October 1971 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #1 April-June 1965 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #2 July-September 1965 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #3 October-December 1965 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #4 March 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #5 June 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #6 September 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #7 December 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #8 March 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #9 April 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #10 July 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #11 October 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #12 October 1968 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #13 January 1969 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bewitched (1965 series) #14 October 1969 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Big Valley (1966 series) #1 June 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Big Valley (1966 series) #2 September 1966 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Big Valley (1966 series) #3 March 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Big Valley (1966 series) #4 April 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Big Valley (1966 series) #5 October 1967 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Big Valley (1966 series) #6 October 1969 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Blue Phantom (1962 series) #01-066-208 [1] June-August 1962 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Boatniks (1961 series) #B175 June 1961 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bodé's Cartoon Concert (1973 series) #9329 September 1973 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bonanza (1962 series) #01070-207 May-July 1962 ?
Bonanza (1962 series) #01070-210 August-October 1962 ?
Bozo (1952 series) #4 January-March 1952 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bozo (1952 series) #5 April-June 1952 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bozo (1952 series) #6 July-September 1952 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bozo (1952 series) #7 October-December 1952 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bozo the Clown (1951 series) #2 July-September 1951 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bozo the Clown (1962 series) #[1] May-July 1962 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Brady Bunch (1970 series) #1 February 1970 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
The Brady Bunch (1970 series) #2 May 1970 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brain Boy (1962 series) #2 July-September 1962 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brain Boy (1962 series) #3 December 1962-February 1963 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brain Boy (1962 series) #4 March-May 1963 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brain Boy (1962 series) #5 June-August 1963 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brain Boy (1962 series) #6 September - November 1963 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brenda Lee Life Story (1962 series) #[nn] July-September 1962 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brenda Starr (1963 series) #1 October-December 1963 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buck Jones (1951 series) #2 April-June 1951 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buck Jones (1951 series) #3 July-September 1951 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buck Jones (1951 series) #4 October-December 1951 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buck Jones (1951 series) #5 January-March 1952 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buck Jones (1951 series) #6 April-June 1952 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buck Jones (1951 series) #7 July-September 1952 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buck Jones (1951 series) #8 October-December 1952 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buffalo Bill Jr. (1958 series) #7 February-April 1958 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buffalo Bill Jr. (1958 series) #8 May-July 1958 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buffalo Bill Jr. (1958 series) #9 August-October 1958 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buffalo Bill Jr. (1958 series) #10 November-January 1959 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buffalo Bill Jr. (1958 series) #11 February-April 1959 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buffalo Bill Jr. (1958 series) #12 May-July 1959 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Buffalo Bill Jr. (1958 series) #13 August - October 1959 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #28 December 1952-January 1953 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #29 February-March 1953 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #30 April-May 1953 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #31 June-July 1953 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #32 August-September 1953 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #33 October-November 1953 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #34 December 1953-January 1954 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #35 February-March 1954 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #36 April-May 1954 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #37 June-July 1954 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #38 August-September 1954 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #39 October-November 1954 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #40 December 1954-January 1955 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #41 February-March 1955 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #42 April-May 1955 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #43 June-July 1955 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #44 August-September 1955 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #45 October-November 1955 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #46 December 1955-January 1956 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #47 February-March 1956 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #48 April-May 1956 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #49 June-July 1956 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #50 August-September 1956 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Bugs Bunny (1952 series) #51 October-November 1956 Dell Publishing Co., Inc.