(November 1956-January 1957)

Dell, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
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
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tonto / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Spaulding (painting)
Inks
Don Spaulding (painting)
Colors
Don Spaulding (painting)

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tonto

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Bull Roarer (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
The Bull Roarer was a toy for Indian children of South and North Carolina

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Top Gun (Table of Contents: 2)

Tonto / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Newman
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tonto; Scout (horse); Dave Vance (Top Gun); Jeff Calder (nester); Mr Duff (big rancher)
Synopsis
Anyone in Modoc will tell you that Dave Vance is the Top Gun, and now he throws his guns into the river.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

The Outcast (Table of Contents: 3)

Tonto / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Newman
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tonto; Scout (horse); Cunning Hand;
Synopsis
His ageing parents watch as Cunning Hand return every day without any game. He tries to steal Tonto's carbine, as his own is old and useless. Now he is an outcast.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

The Canoe Trip (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Little Elk; Bold Arrow (father)
Synopsis
Little Elk refuses to use the canoe out to the island alone, but then his father becomes "sick" and needs some berries to get well.

[The Trap] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Painted Pony / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Newman
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Painted Pony
Synopsis
The Pony wants the corn bait and gets into the trap.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Pursuit (Table of Contents: 6)

Tonto / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Newman
Pencils
Alberto Giolitti
Inks
Alberto Giolitti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tonto; Scout (horse); Running Elk; Stone Bear (Chief)
Synopsis
Tonto learned early in life that few worthwhile things come easily, and he tells the story of how he found out.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Steinar Ådland December 2010

Snow Snake (Table of Contents: 7)

Indian Games / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
The story of a popular Indian winter Game called Snow Snake.

... new toys in Toyland! (Table of Contents: 8)

Monsanto / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Old Ironside, one of the many plasctic toys by Monsanto
Back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tonto
  2. 1. The Bull Roarer
  3. 2. Top Gun
    Tonto
  4. 3. The Outcast
    Tonto
  5. 4. The Canoe Trip
  6. 5. [The Trap]
    The Painted Pony
  7. 6. Pursuit
    Tonto
  8. 7. Snow Snake
    Indian Games
  9. 8. ... new toys in Toyland!
    Monsanto
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Steinar Ådland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig