(January 1957)

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
Dell
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Ambushed at Bryant's Gap! (Table of Contents)

The Lone Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Hank Hartman (painting)
Inks
Hank Hartman (painting)
Colors
Hank Hartman (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lone Ranger; Dan Reid
Reprints

Summer, Winter, Spring, and Fall, Kids Love Kool-Aid Best of All! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Kool-Aid / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ambush at Bryant's Gap (Table of Contents: 2)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Dan Reid
Synopsis
Collins, released after serving 15 years for leading six Texas Rangers into an ambush by the Cavendish gang at Bryant's Gap, returns there to hide out after a robbery.

Indexer Notes

References to Lone Ranger's origin; script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

The Covered Wagon Wrangle (Table of Contents: 3)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lone Ranger; Tonto
Synopsis
A headstrong Calvary Lieutenant learns that it is better to ask questions first, then act.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Paul S. Newman's personal records.

The Stranger (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
Jed Whimple wants the Sheriff to arrest a stranger in Pecosville, claiming he is a wanted criminal.

Indexer Notes

text story. no illustration.

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

Young Hawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Little Buck, our friends were foolish to leave any fire that might guide an enemy!
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis
The Onondagas fight off an attack of hostile Indians, but many are injured. They send Young Hawk and Little Buck off in the sailing canoe to find a safe island, but the pair are driven far south and east by a storm and end up on a Caribbean island.

Indexer Notes

Part of a continuing storyline.
Bottom 1/3 of last page is Statement of Ownership for Oct. 1, 1956. No circulation figures given.
Script credit from Robin Snyder, taken from Gaylord Du Bois' personal records.
Artwork first credited to Jon Small.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Helen Meyer
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for Oct. 1, 1956. No circulation figures given.

The Swivel Holster (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
facts about swivel holsters for guns in the old west.

Indexer Notes

short illustrated article

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Erector Sets; Gilbert Chemistry Sets; Gilbert Microscope Sets / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pick Your Christmas Daisy from These... (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Ambushed at Bryant's Gap!
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Summer, Winter, Spring, and Fall, Kids Love Kool-Aid Best of All!
    Kool-Aid
  3. 2. Ambush at Bryant's Gap
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. The Covered Wagon Wrangle
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. The Stranger
  6. 5. ["Little Buck, our friends were foolish to leave any fire that might guide an enemy!"]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. The Swivel Holster
  9. 8. ["We love those cough drops..."]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  10. 9. Have Fun...
    Erector Sets; Gilbert Chemistry Sets; Gilbert Microscope Sets
  11. 10. Pick Your Christmas Daisy from These...
    Daisy Air Rifles
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