(June-August 1959)

Dell, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co. Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Printed in the U.S.A.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Turok / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painting)
Inks
George Wilson (painting)
Colors
George Wilson (painting)

Genre
science fiction; adventure
Characters
Turok; Andar; Rurl [a giant caveman]
Synopsis
Turok and Andar fight a giant cave man.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Big Bonus Offer! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Secret of the Giants (Table of Contents: 2)

Turok / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Bob Fujitani
Inks
Bob Fujitani
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What could it be it a burial mound, Turok?
Genre
science fiction; adventure
Characters
Turok; Andar; cave men; Rurl (giant cave man)
Synopsis
Turok and Andar join up with a group of cave men, but become embroiled in their ongoing fight with a giant.
Reprints
Keywords
Cave man; dinosaur; giant

Indexer Notes

Newman script per biblio in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol. 31, No. 5, May 2020.

First Feathers (Table of Contents: 3)

Young Earth / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rex Maxon
Inks
Rex Maxon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Across the sky of the Jurassic Age, a hundred and sixty million years ago, flies a flock of hawk-sized pterodactyls.
Genre
non-fiction; animal
Characters
How some dinosaurs developed feathers, and evolved into birds.
Reprints
Keywords
Dinosaur; evolution

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Return of the Hunter (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Once, twice, young Urgar whirled the three grooved stones about his head.
Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Urgar; Turr
Synopsis
Turr considers his son's sling childish, until Urgar uses it to drive off a saber-toothed tiger.
Reprints

The Living Decoy (Table of Contents: 5)

Turok / comic story / 12.85 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Fujitani
Inks
Bob Fujitani
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wait, Turok!
Genre
science fiction; adventure
Characters
Turok; Andar; cave people
Synopsis
Turok needs herbs to heal the injured Andar. But knowing Turok's skill as a hunter, cave people bar his way to the herbs until he slays a troublesome honker (dinosaur).
Reprints
Keywords
Cave man; dinosaur

A Dell Comic Pledge to Parents (Table of Contents: 6)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.15 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Dell Trademark is, and always has been, a positive guarantee that the comic magazine bearing it contains only clean and wholesome entertainment.

Wooly Rhinoceros (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Frozen preserved bodies of the wooly rhinoceros have been found imbedded in ice in Europe in recent times.
Genre
non-fiction; animal
Reprints
Keywords
Ice age

How Little Sue Got an Extra Dell Comic (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Seven-Up / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Turok
  2. 1. Big Bonus Offer!
  3. 2. Secret of the Giants
    Turok
  4. 3. First Feathers
    Young Earth
  5. 4. Return of the Hunter
  6. 5. The Living Decoy
    Turok
  7. 6. A Dell Comic Pledge to Parents
  8. 7. Wooly Rhinoceros
  9. 8. How Little Sue Got an Extra Dell Comic
  10. 9. ["What's the Scoop on a Super Treat for Summer?"]
    Seven-Up
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Nick Caputo
  • CTGarry
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Kirk House
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed (R.I.P.)
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ramon Schenk