(January 1954)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1953
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
Reprints:

The Same to You... (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Mars Milky Way / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
"C'mon, Little Beaver!"
Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver; Sheriff Newt; Todd (bank robber); Drake (bank robber)
Synopsis:
Red Ryder and Little Beaver trails two bank robbers to an old mill.

Indexer Notes

Unidentified ghost artist.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
"Go no further..."
Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Little Beaver; Po-ko; Sheriff Newt; Black Tom (villain)
Synopsis:
Black Tom disguised as a Spanish ghost rider scares the Navajos from coming near the old silver mine, where he and his pal are stealing the Navajo silver and melting it down to ignots. Little Beaver is on their trail.

Indexer Notes

Uncredited ghost artist.

"Duchess!" (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Auntie Duchess; Sheriff Newt; Hank (miner); Bull Vastus (robber); Pete Bolen (robber)
Synopsis:
Auntie and Hank are holed up in Hank's mine by an explosion set off by two robbers.

Indexer Notes

Another uncredited ghost artist.

The Coming of the Iron Horse (Table of Contents: 5)

The West That Lives Forever / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Harman (signed)
Pencils:
Tony Sgroi
Inks:
Tony Sgroi
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
What traveling was like in the early days of the West told by Fred Harman.

Indexer Notes

The faces of the fellows with scowling mouth on page two are the work of Tony Sgroi. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
"Red Ryder, look-um!"
Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver; Sheriff Newt; Nell Richards;
Synopsis:
Two men hold up the stage in an attempt to steal the map to the gold mine of Nell's father, but Red Ryder scares them away. They will be back.

Indexer Notes

The uncredited ghost artis could be Bud Thompson. The face of the girl in sideview, and some movement in fights looks like him. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011.

How Gold Was Taken (Table of Contents: 7)

filler / 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
Synopsis:
Placer miners and lode miners explained.

Indian Moccasin Tracks (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:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
How you can track different Indian tribes by their footprints in one easy lesson.

Indexer Notes

Notice the clear line round the nostrils of the horse and you usually have Lenox.

Exciting Adventures (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Which Daisy..? (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Spark Up! (Table of Contents: 11) (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. The Same to You...
    Mars Milky Way
  3. 2. ["C'mon, Little Beaver!"]
    Red Ryder
  4. 3. ["Go no further..."]
    Little Beaver
  5. 4. "Duchess!"
    Auntie Duchess
  6. 5. The Coming of the Iron Horse
    The West That Lives Forever
  7. 6. ["Red Ryder, look-um!"]
    Red Ryder
  8. 7. How Gold Was Taken
  9. 8. Indian Moccasin Tracks
  10. 9. Exciting Adventures
    Red Ryder Comics
  11. 10. Which Daisy..?
    Daisy Air Rifles
  12. 11. Spark Up!
    Wheaties
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • 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