(September 1956)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

School for Sheriffs! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics; the original indexer credited the inks to Joe Giella.

Junior Space Pilots on the Beam! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cloverine Brand Salve / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

School for Sheriffs! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (Hopalong's horse); Ben Clary; Waite Lennert; Charley Lennert; the Pinto Kid

["Here are the prizes..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

The Big Dance (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
advocacy
Characters:
Mary Lou; Janie; Muggsie

Indexer Notes

Teenage girls learn that curfews imposed by parents are good things.

Blaze of Glory! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Evan Waring
Synopsis:
A meek assay office clerk, diagnosed with only a week to live, bravely joins Sheriff Cassidy to bring an outlaw gang to justice.

["Tiwa Pueblo Indians formed teams of men and women..."] (Table of Contents)

Indian Games! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier

Western Weather Prophets (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

How early settlers used tell-tale signs to predict the weather.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Challenge of the Rival Outlaws! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Windy Halliday; Gunner; Bart; Tex; Bill
Synopsis:
Rather than split $50,000 in stolen loot, four outlaws devise a scheme to send the money to Hopalong Cassidy and then re-steal it from him, with winner take all. It ends badly for them.
Reprints:

Law of the Hunt! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
How some Indian tribes exercised rigid codes of conduct for hunting, including rules and penalties.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cheerful Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nutty Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. School for Sheriffs!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  2. 1. Junior Space Pilots on the Beam!
    Cloverine Brand Salve
  3. 2. School for Sheriffs!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  4. 3. ["Here are the prizes..."]
  5. 4. The Big Dance
  6. 5. Blaze of Glory!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  7. 6. ["Tiwa Pueblo Indians formed teams of men and women..."]
    Indian Games!
  8. 7. Western Weather Prophets
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  11. 10. Challenge of the Rival Outlaws!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  12. 11. Law of the Hunt!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Cheerful Card Company
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Nutty Putty
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