(September-October 1956)

Dell, 1954 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1956-08-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell
Editing
George T. Delacorte, Jr. (president); Helen Meyer (vice-president); Albert P. Delacorte (vice-president)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, July-December 1956, page 299, registration number B608741. Copyright 1956 by Screen Gems, Inc.


Secret Gold of the Chinnamuk (Table of Contents)

Rin Tin Tin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
animal
Characters
Rin Tin Tin (photo); horse
Reprints

Magic on the Plains (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Animals on the Northern plains.

Thunder Mountain (Table of Contents: 2)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
R.T.T. #15-5610
Genre
animal
Characters
Rin Tin Tin; Red Johnson; Mukluk; Don Devlin; Charlie Swain
Synopsis
Don Devlin is one of the skiers competing in the Big Thunder Mountain Race, and he is desperate to even kill to win the thousand-dollar prize.

Indexer Notes

Faces, close ups and movement are Sparky Moore. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011

The Wendigo (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Duncan Lindsay; Jim John
Synopsis
Lindsay had been sent by a Hudson's Bay Company agent to spend a winter on the trap line with Jim John, a Cree Indian.

"Paul Bunyan, Jr. passed his early youth..." (Table of Contents: 4)

Paul Bunyan, Jr. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
August Lenox
Inks
August Lenox
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Paul Bunyan, Jr.
Synopsis
Paul's birch canoe is overturned by a huge black bear, and safely ashore he dries out his soaked equipment.

Indexer Notes

Artwork similar to most of the other stories in this series, and by Lenox. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011.

The Secret Gold of the Chinnamuk (Table of Contents: 5)

Rin Tin Tin / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sparky Moore
Inks
Sparky Moore
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; animal
Characters
Rin Tin Tin; Red Johnson; Mukluk; Klikiut; Chief Oomilak
Synopsis
Volunteering for a mercy mission, Red, Muk and Rinty set out to deliver fever serum to the Chinnamuk Indians far back in the Canadian wilds.

Indexer Notes

Many close up faces, and way of walking and running are clues to Sparky Moore. Art ID by Steinar Ådland January 2011. Last panel a pledge to parents from Dell Comics.

Nome (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Story of the Nome gold strike and the "Three Lucky Swedes"...one of whom was a Norwegian.
Reprints

Dopey Dan and Safety Sam (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Wrigley's Juicy Fruit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret Gold of the Chinnamuk
    Rin Tin Tin
  2. 1. Magic on the Plains
  3. 2. Thunder Mountain
    Rin Tin Tin
  4. 3. The Wendigo
  5. 4. "Paul Bunyan, Jr. passed his early youth..."
    Paul Bunyan, Jr.
  6. 5. The Secret Gold of the Chinnamuk
    Rin Tin Tin
  7. 6. Nome
  8. 7. Dopey Dan and Safety Sam
    Wrigley's Juicy Fruit
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