(February 1949)

Dell, 1948 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Comic
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Mo Gollub ?
Inks
Mo Gollub ?
Colors
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lone Ranger; Silver (horse)
Synopsis
The Lone Ranger jumps from Silver to grab the handrail on a railroad car.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part of cover reprinted in promo in The Lone Ranger #14. Cover has the "This is a King Features Comic" emblem.

Hi-Yo, Silver, Away! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Lone Ranger on the Trail of a Criminal (Table of Contents: 2)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker ?
Pencils
Charles Flanders
Inks
Charles Flanders
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lone Ranger (origin retold); Tonto; Silver (horse); Scout (horse); Dan Reid (introduction)
Synopsis
The Lone Ranger and Tonto trail the criminal, Higgins, from Texas to Montana.
Reprints
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1943 newspaper strips.

Indexer Notes

four tiers of panels per page; Lone Ranger's origin retold. Introduction of Dan Reid, the Lone Ranger's nephew.

The Lone Ranger and the Secret Weapon (Table of Contents: 3)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker ?
Pencils
Charles Flanders
Inks
Charles Flanders
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Siver (horse); Scout (horse)
Synopsis
The Lone Ranger and Tonto take refuge from a blizzard, but find that the cabin is under siege by crooks who want a trapper's furs.
Reprints
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1944 newspaper strips.

Indexer Notes

Four tiers of panels per page.

Git Along, Little Dogies (Table of Contents: 4)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
[traditional song]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
Lyrics to the traditional cowboy song "Git Along, Little Dogies" with illustrations.

Wild Bill Hickok and the Texas Badman (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Smith (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Hickok; John Wesley Hardin; Bideno
Synopsis
Marshal Wild Bill Hickok's encounters with gunman John Wesley Hardin in Abilene, Kansas, in 1871.

Indexer Notes

Text with three illustrations. Slightly fictionalized account of true events.

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

Range Savvy / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Cowboy
Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
Facts about cowboys and their horses.

Indexer Notes

Text and illustrations.

Indian Boats (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
Facts about Indian boats.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; black and white. Illustrations with brief text.

Chief Broken Arm - a Sioux Warrior (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mo Gollub ?
Inks
Mo Gollub ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
Portrait of Chief Broken Arm - a Sioux Warrior.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; first in a series of portraits of Indian warriors.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Lone Ranger
  2. 1. Hi-Yo, Silver, Away!
  3. 2. The Lone Ranger on the Trail of a Criminal
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. The Lone Ranger and the Secret Weapon
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. Git Along, Little Dogies
  6. 5. Wild Bill Hickok and the Texas Badman
  7. 6. ["The Cowboy"]
    Range Savvy
  8. 7. Indian Boats
  9. 8. Chief Broken Arm - a Sioux Warrior
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Katie
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Merlin Haas