(May 1955)

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

Tips on Camping! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction; teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs
Synopsis:
Binky gives useful safety tips to a group of younger campers.

Indexer Notes

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

The Clocks That Went to War (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Mr. Tilson
Synopsis:
Tomahawk uses the different kinds of clocks being sold by a peddler to thwart a gang of highwaymen.
Reprints:

["The ancient paintings done by the Pueblo Indians..."] (Table of Contents)

Indian Art / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Are you hurt, Fosdick?"] (Table of Contents)

Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Creme OilHair / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Fearless Fosdick; Prudence Pimpleton

Indexer Notes

advertisement for Wildroot Creme Oil Hair Tonic

["Goodbye, Pocahontas. Be good girl in school!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Pocahontas

[no title indexed] (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; Catrell; Strong Sam; Patch; Peg-Leg Paul
Synopsis:
Tomahawk arranges to have himself thrown in prison so that he can uncover a crime ring operating out of the place.
Reprints:

Winter Craft (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
descriptions of Native American winter activities including maple syrup gathering

["Special today is pancakes."] (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chief Hot Foot

The West's Strangest Buffalo Hunt (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Stolen Fort (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Chief Storm Mountain; Chief Otter-Slayer
Synopsis:
Two Indian tribes plan to attack Fort Outpost so Tomahawk helps the settlers with a trick that ends up capturing the tribes and then freeing them in exchange for their promise to leave in peace.
Reprints:

This Famous Symbol Is Your Guarantee... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino; Win Mortimer
Inks:
Al Plastino; Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #203 and Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #211

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Stolen Fort!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. Tips on Camping!
    Binky
  3. 2. The Clocks That Went to War
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. ["The ancient paintings done by the Pueblo Indians..."]
    Indian Art
  5. 4. ["Are you hurt, Fosdick?"]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Creme OilHair
  6. 5. ["Goodbye, Pocahontas. Be good girl in school!"]
    Little Pocahontas
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tomahawk
  8. 7. Winter Craft
  9. 8. ["Special today is pancakes."]
    Chief Hot Foot
  10. 9. The West's Strangest Buffalo Hunt
  11. 10. The Stolen Fort
    Tomahawk
  12. 11. This Famous Symbol Is Your Guarantee...
    Superman; Superboy
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Daniel Thingvold
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  • Mike Nielsen
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