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(January-February 1959)

DC, 1948 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:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Return of the Fadeaway Outlaw! (Table of Contents)

Pow-Wow Smith / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Pow-Wow Smith
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (20 January 2008)

The Return of the Fadeaway Outlaw! (Table of Contents)

Pow-Wow Smith / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Pow-Wow Smith; Fadeaway Outlaw [Tony Morley]; Hank Brown; Sally Ann Brown; Warden Keene
Synopsis:
The Fadeaway Outlaw boasts that he can elude capture indefinitely, but Pow-Wow and his deputy Hank must capture him soon so that Hank can have some time off for his upcoming wedding to Sally Ann.
Reprints:

Formula for Success! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
Jack Schiff

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Jimmy
Synopsis:
Jimmy is a talented musician, and his science teacher convinces his dad that he would he happier pursuing music rather than science.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Nighthawk's Tricky Dilemma! (Table of Contents)

Nighthawk / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Nighthawk [Hannibal Hawkes]; Nightwind
Synopsis:
Two bank robbers accidentally stumble on Nighthawk's secret identity so he must do some fast thinking to convince them they are wrong.
Reprints:

[Tsoyaha, Pequot, Miniconju] (Table of Contents)

Indian Tribal Names / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction

["According to an old legend of the Menominee tribe..."] (Table of Contents)

Strange Indian Beliefs / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hitching Post / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (kigi illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters from Frank Finchly, Ben Wakefield, Lester Rader, Don Kane

The Riddle Robber! (Table of Contents)

Wyoming Kid / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wyoming Kid; Slick; Bronco Jackson (flashback)
Synopsis:
The Wyoming Kid and the people of Copperhead Gulch are puzzled by an outlaw who claims he won't carry out his robberies if his victims can answer a riddle.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Return of the Fadeaway Outlaw!
    Pow-Wow Smith
  2. 1. The Return of the Fadeaway Outlaw!
    Pow-Wow Smith
  3. 2. Formula for Success!
  4. 3. Nighthawk's Tricky Dilemma!
    Nighthawk
  5. 4. [Tsoyaha, Pequot, Miniconju]
    Indian Tribal Names
  6. 5. ["According to an old legend of the Menominee tribe..."]
    Strange Indian Beliefs
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Hitching Post
  8. 7. The Riddle Robber!
    Wyoming Kid
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Ed Boner