Lone Ranger (1964 Gold Key) comic books 1967
Painted cover art. Fact page on Tontos youth. The Telltale Bullet, script by Paul S. Newman, art by Tom Gill; A doctor's son is wounded in a robbery and is told to lure the Lone Ranger and Tonto into an ambush at the doctor's office. The Outcast; Crooked Bow is exiled from the Cheyenne for breaking "The Rule of the Hunt"; He returns to steal the sacred white buffalo hide, but is stopped by Small Bear. Drawings of four fanciful monsters: Titan Electric Eel, Giant Walking Eye, Mammoth Miummy, and Monster Moth. The Ambushers; Tonto is kidnapped by two outlaws to use as bait for an ambush of the Lone Ranger. Showdown at Cross Creek, art by Tom Gill; Black Lance claims wagon trains are crossing Indian land and it is his right to attack them. Facts about wolves. Fact page about about Tontos weapons. Stories are reprinted from 1948 Dell series. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.
Last 12-cent cover price issue. Cover art by Ernest Nordli. The Sacred Cave; The Lone Ranger and Tonto must recover some maverick steers that Apaches have penned inside a sacred cave. Reward for Sam, script by Paul S. Newman, art by Tom Gill; Old Tom Snyder's will leaves his ranch to a black and white dog and his owner Alkali Pickens; A pair of two-bit outlaws plot to kill Pickens and assume his identity. Facts about South American Kinkajous. Article on Styracosaurus dinosaurs. Small Bear's Last Fight, art by Jon Small; Small Bear and Long Lance are captured by Crows and forced to fight each other. The Cave-In; Ranger Jim, who works the Lone Ranger's silver mine, is trapped by a cave-in and Dan Reid must get help. One-page text story, Good Samaritan. Stories are reprinted from 1948 Dell series. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.