(February-March 1958)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Robert Kanigher
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #112-117, 120)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Script and art credits for stories and fillers verified from copies of DC editorial records sent to Gene Reed from Nelson Bridwell in 1986.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Viking Prince / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

How to Gain up to 50 Lbs. of Mighty Muscles! (Table of Contents)

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
?

Characters:
George Jowett; John Sill; Tony Pascarella; Jim Norman
Synopsis:
Body-building ad.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Trap of Sir Hawk (Table of Contents)

Silent Knight / comic story / 13.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Statement Required by the Act of August 24, 1912 (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
J. S. Liebowitz (Business Manager)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A list of owners, publisher, editor, managing editor and business manager of The Brave and the Bolds.

Indexer Notes

No circulation figures are given.

You've Got a Comet by the Tail (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger; Gil Kane
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi; Bernard Sachs; Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
House ad for Mystery in Space #42 and Strange Adventures #88.

Danger on the Delhi Road (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
The dangers of travel in India.

The Flushing Remonstrance (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
John Bowne
Synopsis:
A brief account of the fight for religious freedom in the new world.

The Viking and the Mermaid (Table of Contents)

Viking Prince / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Viking Prince
Synopsis:
Accompanied by a silent bard, an amnesiac Jon sets out with the silent bard in an effort to find out who he is.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Free! Treasure Chest of Prized Stamps from Pirate Strongholds! (Table of Contents)

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a treasure chest full of stamps.

Golly, I forgot my handcuffs! (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey
Synopsis:
Casey catches a crook inside a museum.

100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Ad for plastic toy soldiers packed in their own footlocker.

Do You Want Spending Money? (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople to sell plaques with religious and sentimental mottoes.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big Jewel Mystery (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople for Cloverine Brand Salve, a product of the Wilson Chemical Co.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Viking Prince
  2. 1. How to Gain up to 50 Lbs. of Mighty Muscles!
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. The Trap of Sir Hawk
    Silent Knight
  4. 3. Statement Required by the Act of August 24, 1912
  5. 4. You've Got a Comet by the Tail
    DC Comics
  6. 5. Danger on the Delhi Road
  7. 6. The Flushing Remonstrance
  8. 7. The Viking and the Mermaid
    Viking Prince
  9. 8. Free! Treasure Chest of Prized Stamps from Pirate Strongholds!
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  10. 9. Golly, I forgot my handcuffs!
    Casey the Cop
  11. 10. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25
    Josely Co.
  12. 11. Do You Want Spending Money?
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big Jewel Mystery
    Cloverine Brand Salve
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ted Watson
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