(March-April 1960)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (Associate 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 Beast from the Deep! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter
Keywords:
monsters

The Frontier Sorcerer (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; the Sorcerer; Chief Blue Cloud; Running Elk; Long Branch
Synopsis:
Tomahawk exposes a sorcerer who claims to have been a Viking in suspended animation as a fraud.

Bat-Mite Is Back Again! (Table of Contents)

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #276

Indian Campfire! (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Buzzy's Famous Books Quiz (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Buzzy Brown
Synopsis:
Guess the famous book and author from a brief description of the plot.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated January 1957.

Introducing... the Justice League of America (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #28 [first Justice League]

The Man Who Insured America! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; J. Robert Smythe; Mr. Marlow
Synopsis:
Tomahawk and Dan agree to take jobs as troubleshooters for a frontier insurance salesman.
Keywords:
insurance

Mystery of the False Faces (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

["Anytime an Indian was needed..."] (Table of Contents)

Strange Indian Beliefs / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

The Beast from the Deep (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Chief Great Otter; Tall Tree
Synopsis:
The renegade Tall Tree has convinced his chief that Tomahawk is their enemy, and they pursue Tomahawk and Dan to a legendary island where everyone must work together to escape from a giant sea monster that lives there.
Keywords:
monsters
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Beast from the Deep!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. The Frontier Sorcerer
    Tomahawk
  3. 2. Bat-Mite Is Back Again!
    Batman
  4. 3. Indian Campfire!
  5. 4. Buzzy's Famous Books Quiz
    Buzzy
  6. 5. Introducing... the Justice League of America
    Justice League of America
  7. 6. The Man Who Insured America!
    Tomahawk
  8. 7. Mystery of the False Faces
  9. 8. ["Anytime an Indian was needed..."]
    Strange Indian Beliefs
  10. 9. The Beast from the Deep
    Tomahawk
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