(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, 200)
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.


Double Length Adventures starring The Viking Prince ~ The Silent Knight (Table of Contents)

Viking Prince / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irv Novick (initialed)
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Book drops to two features with longer stories. Robin Hood moves to ROBIN HOOD TALES.

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

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

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
Synopsis:
A huge brute, Sir Hawk, robs anyone traversing the Forest Perilous. The Silent Knight topples off a trick bridge, battles underwater, frees a trapped sword from a stone with a lightning bolt, and finally catapults feet-first into Sir Hawk to rescue the fair Lady Celia.
Reprints:

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) (Expand) /

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

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:
New direction: no more adopted fishing village, no more Gunnda... Accompanied by a mute bard, an amnesiac Jon journeys to find his lost identity. He must complete the Twelve Tasks of Thor mandated by the evil Torgunn the Claw to win back his throne... He defeats a giant (man) in combat, captures fire in an ice demon's helmet, and rescues a mermaid (captive woman) from a chest beneath the sea. More tasks to come...
Reprints:

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

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

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

Casey the Cop / comic story / 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) (Expand) /

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

Do You Want Spending Money? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Double Length Adventures starring The Viking Prince ~ The Silent Knight
    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:
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Gene Reed
  • Clayton Emery
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