(August 1954)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of April, June, Oct, and Dec
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff; George Kashdan
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

Fort Petticoat! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter

Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun! (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie

Indexer Notes

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

Ten Wagons for Tomahawk! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Benjamin Davenport; Major Carey
Synopsis:
Tomahawk commandeers ten wagons from a patriot merchant, then sinks them in the river to block a water invasion by British troops.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Revolutionary War

["Why is the planet Venus so bright?"] (Table of Contents)

Quick Quiz / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
H. T. Elmo
Pencils:
H. T. Elmo
Inks:
H. T. Elmo
Colors:
?
Letters:
H. T. Elmo

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

fun facts

The Guns from Nowhere! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Chief White Moose; Red Otter
Synopsis:
Tomahawk helps uncover a traitorous Indian brave who is secretly working with the British.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Penobscot; Revolutionary War

Join Congo Bill and Janu the Jungle Boy (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

house ad for Congo Bill (DC, 1954 series) #1

What's In an Indian's Name? (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
customs of various Indian tribes
Reprints:
Keywords:
Eskimo; Ojibwa

What Was This Indian Girl's Magic...:? (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Raymond Perry ? (illustration)
Inks:
Raymond Perry ? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
the story of Sacajawea and the Lewis & Clark expedition
Keywords:
Shoshone

Fort Petticoat (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk' Dan Hunter; Chief Slayer-of-Otters
Synopsis:
Tomahawk learns that an Indian tribe lures all the men away from Fort Frontier with rumors of gold to be mined. He and Dan must defend the fort from the Indians with only the women to help.

["That's good, Pocahontas. Read lots of books!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pocahontas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Pocahontas
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Fort Petticoat!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun!
    Peter Porkchops
  3. 2. Ten Wagons for Tomahawk!
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. ["Why is the planet Venus so bright?"]
    Quick Quiz
  5. 4. The Guns from Nowhere!
    Tomahawk
  6. 5. Join Congo Bill and Janu the Jungle Boy
    Congo Bill
  7. 6. What's In an Indian's Name?
  8. 7. What Was This Indian Girl's Magic...:?
  9. 8. Fort Petticoat
    Tomahawk
  10. 9. ["That's good, Pocahontas. Read lots of books!"]
    Little Pocahontas
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