(May-June 1962)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1962-03-08
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:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Mighty Powers of Walking Sun! (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; Walking Sun

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
various (illustrations)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; house ad for DC comics

The Adventures of Tracker (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood ?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Tracker; Angry Elk (villain); Running Cloud
Synopsis:
Tracker helps Tomahawk expose a renegade Mohawk warrior who is encouraging a war between the settlers and the Indians.
Keywords:
Mohawk

Indexer Notes

story told in first person by Tomahawk's dog, Tracker;
writer Identification by Bob Hughes

The Story of the Year! (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 Batman (DC, 1940 series) #147

["I'll beat the drum while you do the tribal dance!"] (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

Time-Out for Talk! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Tim and Mike learn to talk out their disagreements instead of fighting.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Just One Second! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #128

The Triple Life of Green Lantern! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #12

The Indian Who Became a Redcoat (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Wise Owl; Chief Thunder Sky; Sir Edward Grantley; Captain Hatch; Captain Phillips;
Synopsis:
Wise Owl, an Indian raised by a British lord, has now joined the Redcoats and will enlist his former tribe to the British side unless Tomahawk can stop him.
Keywords:
Revolutionary War; Tuscarora

Last Stand at Fort Stanwix (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Two Spectacular Heroes! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman; Rip Hunter / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy; Bill Ely
Inks:
Nick Cardy; Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Aquaman (DC, 1962 series) #3 and Rip Hunter... Time Master (DC, 1961 series) #8

The Mighty Powers of Walking Sun (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood ?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Walking Sun (villain); Professor Hoskins
Synopsis:
Walking Sun uses the science of Professor Hoskins to convince his tribe he has magical powers.
Keywords:
Cayuga

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Bury the Hatchet is More Than Just an Expression! (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
evolution of the tomahawk
Reprints:
  • from ?
Keywords:
tomahawks
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Mighty Powers of Walking Sun!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  3. 2. The Adventures of Tracker
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. The Story of the Year!
    Batman
  5. 4. ["I'll beat the drum while you do the tribal dance!"]
    Chief Hot Foot
  6. 5. Time-Out for Talk!
  7. 6. Just One Second!
    The Flash
  8. 7. The Triple Life of Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  9. 8. The Indian Who Became a Redcoat
    Tomahawk
  10. 9. Last Stand at Fort Stanwix
  11. 10. Two Spectacular Heroes!
    Aquaman; Rip Hunter
  12. 11. The Mighty Powers of Walking Sun
    Tomahawk
  13. 12. Bury the Hatchet is More Than Just an Expression!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner