(January-February 1962)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (associate); George Kashdan (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Legend of the Green Beast! (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
Reprints:

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Menace of the Mask! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; The Mask (villain); Chief Mighty Thorn
Synopsis:
The Mask disguises himself as Tomahawk to stir up two Indian tribes against the settlers.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Mohawk

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Rip Hunter ... Time Master; Blackhawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Another Giant Batman Collection! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Osakiwug, Yakima, Costanoan] (Table of Contents)

Indian Tribal Names! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Reprints:
Keywords:
Costanoan; Osakiwug; Yakima

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Maxim Stamp Co., Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Wild Ride That Beat the Redcoats (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Keywords:
Revolutionary War

The Poet on the Battlefield! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Lathrop; Colonel Bingham
Synopsis:
Tomahawk and Dan are confounded by a Shakespeare-spouting poet while fighting the British, but he turns out to be a spy working for the patriots.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Now in a Magazine of His Own! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Secret of the Happy Pig! (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie; Mervin Mouse
Synopsis:
Peter tells Mervin that the secret of really being happy is just to be yourself rather than trying to be like everyone else.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated April 1958.

Legend of the Green Beast (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
France Ed Herron ?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman ?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter
Synopsis:
Tomahawk battles an alien beast.
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters; Seneca

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

House of Mystery; My Greatest Adventure; Tales of the Unexpected / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Look, Chief Hot Foot - A wagon train!"] (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chief Hot Foot

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Legend of the Green Beast!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. The Menace of the Mask!
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    Rip Hunter ... Time Master; Blackhawk
  5. 4. Another Giant Batman Collection!
    Batman
  6. 5. [Osakiwug, Yakima, Costanoan]
    Indian Tribal Names!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Maxim Stamp Co., Inc.
  8. 7. Wild Ride That Beat the Redcoats
  9. 8. The Poet on the Battlefield!
    Tomahawk
  10. 9. Now in a Magazine of His Own!
    Aquaman
  11. 10. Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual!
    Superman
  12. 11. The Secret of the Happy Pig!
    Peter Porkchops
  13. 12. Legend of the Green Beast
    Tomahawk
  14. 13. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    House of Mystery; My Greatest Adventure; Tales of the Unexpected
  15. 14. ["Look, Chief Hot Foot - A wagon train!"]
    Chief Hot Foot
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Josely Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daisy B-B Guns
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Stangas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner