(December 1956 - February 1957)

Dell, 1956 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
Dell
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Turok, Son of Stone (Table of Contents)

Turok, Son of Stone / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Turok; Andar; a giant ape
Synopsis
A giant ape threatens Turok and Andar.
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Turok's Lost Valley (Table of Contents: 1)

Turok, Son of Stone / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Giusto (painting)
Inks
Giusto (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
The Lost Valley is explained - its origin, its climate, the geological and geographic features. Two paragraphs of typeset text beneath a half-page black and white painting of a wooly mammoth knocking over a dinosaur.
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Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.
Script credit from Randall Scott's "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title."
Art credit added by Gene Reed - 1/19/2011. Last name is signed. Unable to determine first name of artist.

The Giant Ape (Table of Contents: 2)

Turok, Son of Stone / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Bob Correa
Inks
Bob Correa
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Turok; Andar
Synopsis
The stone age people follow Turok and Andar in search of a campsite safe from dinosaurs. The mesa seems ideal, but a huge gorilla (King Kong-sized) lives there. The tribespeople are frightened by him. Turok and Andar confront him, and drive him from the mesa.
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Indexer Notes

Script credit from Randall Scott's "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title."
Working title was "Turok and the Tyrant of the Mesa." Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Stick Thrower (Table of Contents: 3)

Turok, Son of Stone / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
Bob Correa
Inks
Bob Correa
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Turok; Andar
Synopsis
A cow mastodon has terrorized the stone age people. She is mad with grief at the loss of her calf, whom Turok and Andar had previously rescued and settled in a safe haven. Turok and Andar reunite the cow mastodon with her calf.
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Indexer Notes

Script credit from Randall Scott's "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title."
Working title was "Turok and the Mad Mastedon." Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Aknet Becomes a Man (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Aknet; Hawkut
Synopsis
The other stone age boys are muscular, but Aknet is skinny. "Throwing stones was one thing he was good at." He dreams of the "Big Muscles" admiting he is a Man. A bear terrorizes the camp. Aknet kills it with a rock. Hawkut recognizes Aknet's manhood.
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Indexer Notes

Script credit from Randall Scott's "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Lotor / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Still sleepy at daybreak, Lotor the raccoon...
Genre
animal
Characters
Lotor the Raccoon; Keenah (his mate); an Allosaurus
Synopsis
Lotor the father raccoon must provide food for his mate and their youngsters. Hungry Allosaurus stands between him and the bounty of the frog swamp. He slips through, and finds a frog, but Allosaurus charges. Lotor escapes, but loses his prey. On the way home, empty-handed, he finds a clutch of freshly laid eggs left by Mrs Allosaurus. A feast for his family!
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Indexer Notes

Script credit from Randall Scott's "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title."

Prehistoric Men (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
"Prehistoric men were hunters. ... VERY intelligent. ... He was never monkey-minded or ape-brained."
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Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.
Script credit from Randall Scott's "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title."

The Happy Cereal! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Trix / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Turok, Son of Stone
    Turok, Son of Stone
  2. 1. Turok's Lost Valley
    Turok, Son of Stone
  3. 2. The Giant Ape
    Turok, Son of Stone
  4. 3. The Stick Thrower
    Turok, Son of Stone
  5. 4. Aknet Becomes a Man
  6. 5. ["Still sleepy at daybreak, Lotor the raccoon..."]
    Lotor
  7. 6. Prehistoric Men
  8. 7. The Happy Cereal!
    Trix
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