(March 1948)

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:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Four color interiors; full color covers
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Roy Rogers / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Roy Rogers (photo)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Photo Cover: Color, posed-for-publicity photo has Roy leaning on silver-adorned saddle.

[Roy Rogers and Trigger] (Table of Contents: 1)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Roy Rogers (photo); Trigger (photo)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover: B&W candid-like photo shows Roy petting Trigger.

Roy Rogers in Death Warrant for Five (Table of Contents: 2)

Roy Rogers / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Albert Micale
Inks:
Albert Micale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Roy receives kiss from lady in text, but this is omitted in artwork. Trigger takes a bow.

Indexer Notes

Submitted by Du Bois, June 11, 1947. Du Bois, called the "King of the Comic Book Writers", author of thousands of stories, traveled extensively over the West, soaking up culture, history, "on assignment"; was known for writing educational comics stories.

The Martyr of Abilene (Table of Contents: 3)

Great Lawmen of the Old West / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Albert Micale
Inks:
Albert Micale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

These are typically two-page stories, text with one-two illustrations.
Copyrighted in name of Oscar Lebeck.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Chuckwagon Charley's Tales / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Harry Parks (Parkhurst)
Inks:
Harry Parks (Parkhurst)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Trigger] (Table of Contents: 5)

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Trigger

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover: B&W photo of Trigger.

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

Roy Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)

Characters:
Roy Rogers (photo)

Indexer Notes

Back cover: Color, outdoor shot, posed-for-comics, of Roy, lariat in hand, about to rope something. This shot belongs to series from which several were used for comics covers.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
  2. 1. [Roy Rogers and Trigger]
    Roy Rogers
  3. 2. Roy Rogers in Death Warrant for Five
    Roy Rogers
  4. 3. The Martyr of Abilene
    Great Lawmen of the Old West
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Chuckwagon Charley's Tales
  6. 5. [Trigger]
    Roy Rogers
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Roy Rogers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Peter Croome
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dave Porta
  • Peter Bosch
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  • Robert W Phillips (R.I.P.)
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