(May 1954)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of April, June, October and December
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual); Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Adventure of the Dancing Bear! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy; Fred Ray (retouch)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Billy Boy

Welcome, Amigo! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction; teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs
Synopsis:
Allergy befriends a boy from Mexico at his school and both boys learn things from each other.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Adventure in the Everglades (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Pierce; Colonel Ambrose; Chief Okochee; Captain Strobius
Synopsis:
Tomahawk and Dan travel to Florida, where they fight pirates with the help of a friendly British soldier.
Reprints:

["I haven't seen water for almost two days!"] (Table of Contents)

Sagebrush Sam / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Sagebrush Sam
Reprints:

The Legend of Blue Crane the Artist (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Arrow Maker / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim McArdle
Inks:
Jim McArdle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Hungry Rabbit; Saucy Chipmunk; Gray Beaver
Synopsis:
Gray Beaver tells the boys about Blue Crane, the artist whose paintings were blessed by the great god Manitou.

The Line of Stars Presents (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis; The Adventures of Bob Hope / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner; Owen Fitzgerald
Inks:
Bob Oksner; Owen Fitzgerald
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis (DC, 1952 series) #13 and The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series) #26

Indian Medicine! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Morris Waldinger
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Morris Waldinger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morris Waldinger

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Tomahawk of Sherwood Forest! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter
Synopsis:
Tomahawk and a band of Indians are captured by the British and taken to England, where they escape and take refuge in Sherwood Forest, launching guerrilla attacks just as Robin Hood and his Merry Men once did.
Reprints:

The Mystery of the Red Man (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jack Mabely]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry (illustration)
Inks:
Raymond Perry (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Brave Who Beat the Sioux (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Young Akoya wants to marry Chief Swift Cloud's daughter but she can only be married to a warrior and the chief thinks Akoya is too young to fight.
Reprints:

The Adventure of the Dancing Bear! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bruno Premiani
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Billy Boy; Dick Daws; Magic Bear
Synopsis:
A trained bear is stolen by Magic Bear to convince his tribe that he can control animals.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Adventure of the Dancing Bear!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. Welcome, Amigo!
    Binky
  3. 2. Adventure in the Everglades
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. ["I haven't seen water for almost two days!"]
    Sagebrush Sam
  5. 4. The Legend of Blue Crane the Artist
    Tales of the Arrow Maker
  6. 5. The Line of Stars Presents
    The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis; The Adventures of Bob Hope
  7. 6. Indian Medicine!
  8. 7. Tomahawk of Sherwood Forest!
    Tomahawk
  9. 8. The Mystery of the Red Man
  10. 9. The Brave Who Beat the Sioux
  11. 10. The Adventure of the Dancing Bear!
    Tomahawk
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