(August-September 1953)

DC, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Desperate Manhunt! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

The Line of Stars (Table of Contents)

Superman DC National Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Features small reproductions of the covers to The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis #7, Superman #83, The Adventures of Bob Hope #22, The Fox and the Crow #11, Batman #78, and A Date with Judy #36. On the inside front cover.

Too Hot to Hide (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

A Sprint in Time Spikes Crime (Table of Contents)

Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

In sequential art form.

["Your turn to bat, Pud."] (Table of Contents)

Dubble Bubble / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Inks:
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents)

Superman DC National Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Includes a box with information on fighting polio.

Pawnshop Policeman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Victory by Deception (Table of Contents)

Major Mars; Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Top half of ad in sequential art form.

Binky Shows "How to Spend a Summer Week!" (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen

The Reckless Rancher! (Table of Contents)

A Casebook Mystery / comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

["Try these delicious Tootsie Pops!"] (Table of Contents)

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Pops / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Grapevine / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (header)
Inks:
? (header)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Four short articles: "Two of a Kind," "Looney Laws," "Prexy's Guard," and "Blotter Jottings."

["This way! Let's see if you can identify the man..."] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Desperate Manhunt (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Desperate Manhunt!
  2. 1. The Line of Stars
    Superman DC National Comics
  3. 2. Too Hot to Hide
  4. 3. A Sprint in Time Spikes Crime
    Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  5. 4. ["Your turn to bat, Pud."]
    Dubble Bubble
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
    Superman DC National Comics
  7. 6. Pawnshop Policeman
  8. 7. Victory by Deception
    Major Mars; Popsicle
  9. 8. Binky Shows "How to Spend a Summer Week!"
    Binky
  10. 9. The Reckless Rancher!
    A Casebook Mystery
  11. 10. ["Try these delicious Tootsie Pops!"]
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Pops
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Grapevine
  13. 12. ["This way! Let's see if you can identify the man..."]
    Casey the Cop
  14. 13. Desperate Manhunt
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Mark Gordon