(June 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 dismounts from Silver, gun drawn.

Indexer Notes

Cover has "This is a King Feature" emblem.

Dell Comics are Good Comics (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Lone Ranger and the Bank Hold-Up (Table of Contents: 2)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Silver (horse); Scout (horse)
Synopsis:
A newspaper editor sees the Sheriff let a bank robber escape after killing a teller.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1945 newspaper strips.

Indexer Notes

Four tiers of panels per page.

The Lone Ranger and the Land Grab Scheme (Table of Contents: 3)

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Ranger; Tonto; Dan Reid; Silver (horse); Scout (horse); Victor (horse)
Synopsis:
A unpopular man gets revenge after his death by willing that his ranch be divided and opened to homesteaders, who are required to have a criminal record.
Reprints:
  • from The Lone Ranger (King Features Syndicate) 1944 newspaper strips.

Indexer Notes

Four tiers of panels per page.

The Passing of Buckshot Roberts (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Smith (credited)
Pencils:
Mo Gollub?
Inks:
Mo Gollub?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Buckshot Roberts; Billy the Kid
Synopsis:
Retelling of the gunfight between Buckshot Roberts and Billy the Kid's gang in the Lincoln County War.

Indexer Notes

Text story with three illustrations.

[Cougar and Sioux] (Table of Contents: 5)

Young Hawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Young Hawk; Little Buck
Synopsis:
A pair of Sioux warriors who were attracted by the smoke from Little Buck's cooking fire are killed by Young Hawk and a cougar.

Indexer Notes

Part of a continuing storyline; four tiers of panels per page.

[Navaho Craftsmanship] (Table of Contents: 6)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about how Navahos make their jewelry and pottery.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Illustrations and text.

Chief Keokuk, Head Chief of Fox-Sacs (Table of Contents: 7)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Chief Keokuk (Fox-Sac Indian)
Synopsis:
Portrait of Chief Keokuk, Head Chief of the Fox-Sacs.

Indexer Notes

Back cover; fifth 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. Dell Comics are Good Comics
  3. 2. The Lone Ranger and the Bank Hold-Up
    The Lone Ranger
  4. 3. The Lone Ranger and the Land Grab Scheme
    The Lone Ranger
  5. 4. The Passing of Buckshot Roberts
  6. 5. [Cougar and Sioux]
    Young Hawk
  7. 6. [Navaho Craftsmanship]
  8. 7. Chief Keokuk, Head Chief of Fox-Sacs
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