(September 1953)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color cover
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Red Ryder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver
Reprints:

Exciting Adventure (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Red Ryder Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / pages (report information)

"You have the grocery list,Red?" (Table of Contents: 2)

Red Ryder / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver; Sheriff Newt; Auntie Duchess; Pablo (monkeyman); Big Jake; Jocko (monkey);
Synopsis:
A man with a hand organ and a monkey are in town. Big Jake don't like it and starts making trouble. The monkey grabs Jake's gun and climbs up a telephone pole and takes a pot shot at him. More trouble ending in fight with Red.

Indexer Notes

Uncredited ghost artist with a very crude style.

"Ugh! Old wolf in meat market..." (Table of Contents: 3)

Littel Beaver / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Po-ko; Sheriff Newt; Black Basil (claim jumper); Uncle Tom (prospector)
Synopsis:
Little Beaver has a new boomerang and use it to tangle with a claim jumper.

Indexer Notes

Uncredited ghost artist.

"Land O'Goshen!" (Table of Contents: 4)

Auntie Duchess / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Auntie Duchess; Sheriff Newt;
Synopsis:
Left in the desert by rustlers, but a flash storm brings water and a roaring river. She has to build a raft to float all the way back to town, where she cathes the rustlers and gets a reward.

Indexer Notes

Uncredited ghost artist on this story too.

The Most Famous Hat in the World (Table of Contents: 5)

The West that lives Forever / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Harman (signed)
Pencils:
August Lenox
Inks:
August Lenox
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
The story of the Stetson hat told by fred harman.

Indexer Notes

Not signed, but nice scenery and horses points to Lenox.

The World's Toughest Soldiers (Table of Contents: 6)

Wigwam Ways / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Harman ?
Pencils:
August Lenox
Inks:
August Lenox
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
How an Indian warrior is trained.

Indexer Notes

Fred Harman used ghost writers and artists on most in the comic books, but he is supposed to have done some features himself, like the script on Wigwam Ways. Info "Comics of the American West" by Maurice Horn.
Not signed, but looking at the nostrils of the horse it points to Lenox, as the art in general.
Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011.

"Hey...Ryder!" (Table of Contents: 7)

Red Ryder / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver; Cass Dorn; Seth Bagley; Ted Bagley
Synopsis:
Red Ryder has to straighten up some trouble over water rights

Indexer Notes

Unknown ghost artist.

Peg-leg's Runaway fight (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Peg-leg Smith
Synopsis:
Peg-leg Smith's long, running fight with Snake Indians

Have lots of Fun... (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Whitman Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Spark Up if you want to be a Catcher! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Red Ryder
  2. 1. Exciting Adventure
    Red Ryder Comics
  3. 2. "You have the grocery list,Red?"
    Red Ryder
  4. 3. "Ugh! Old wolf in meat market..."
    Littel Beaver
  5. 4. "Land O'Goshen!"
    Auntie Duchess
  6. 5. The Most Famous Hat in the World
    The West that lives Forever
  7. 6. The World's Toughest Soldiers
    Wigwam Ways
  8. 7. "Hey...Ryder!"
    Red Ryder
  9. 8. Peg-leg's Runaway fight
  10. 9. Have lots of Fun...
    Whitman Toys
  11. 10. Spark Up if you want to be a Catcher!
    Wheaties
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steinar Ådland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Timothy L. Stroup
  • Craig Delich
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson