(July-August 1947)

DC, 1946 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Phil Berube?
Inks:
Phil Berube ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; biography
Characters:
Glen Miller

The Fighting Band Leader (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Glen Miller; Mel Powell; Ray McKinley; Trigger Alpert; Bing Crosby; Don Haynes

The Indianapolis Speedway (Table of Contents)

Wonders of the World / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Phil Berube ?
Inks:
Phil Berube ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Jack Treddle Gets Hero's Medal (Table of Contents)

Jim Wise; P-F Flyers / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Jack Treddle; Jim Wise

Sky Writers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Kid Pep Rescues a Steeple Jack (Table of Contents)

Kid Pep; Pep Cereal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

If The Moon Fell (Table of Contents)

Just Imagine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Virgil Finlay
Inks:
Virgil Finlay
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Junior Journal / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stookie Allen (signed)
Pencils:
Stookie Allen (signed)
Inks:
Stookie Allen (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Billy Joe Simons; Shirley Dinsdale; Roger Oetting; Bobby Cunningham; Jack Hast

The Man Who Raised the World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Win Mortimer [as Winslow Mortimer]
Inks:
Win Mortimer [as Winslow Mortimer]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Elisha Graves Otis

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pictures to Remember / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Quiz Corner / activity / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jon Small
Inks:
Jon Small
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
H. M. Stanley; Lowell Thomas; William Beebe

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

You Tell Us! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jerry Bails [as Jerry Baik]; others
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Jerry's letter asks for bios of the creators of the Justice Society of America.

Indexer Notes

Letters page reads like it was written/edited by Murray Boltinoff.

The Lost Secret (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Orffyreus of Saxon; Isaac Newton
Synopsis:
Orffyreus demonstrates perpetual motion

[The Davis Murder] (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Creme Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sam Spade; Effie

Indexer Notes

The art is not by Lou Fine, as has been suggested.

The World's Largest Hobby Show (Table of Contents)

Hobbyland / text article / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Backseat Driver (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Mildred McKay
Synopsis:
Mildred McKay starts the first driving school.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Outwitting the Kidnappers (Table of Contents)

U. S. Royal; US Royal Bicycle Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Airwave Adventurer (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Mort Weisinger; Bernie Breslauer
Pencils:
Jack Lehti ?
Inks:
Jack Lehti ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Ben Grauer

Dapper Jack's Dream (Table of Contents)

Famous Sports Flops; Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino ?
Inks:
Al Plastino ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Thom McAn; Dapper Jack

Captain Tootsie Saves the School Party (Table of Contents)

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck (signed)
Inks:
Pete Costanza (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Tootsie; Rollo
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Fighting Band Leader
  3. 2. The Indianapolis Speedway
    Wonders of the World
  4. 3. Jack Treddle Gets Hero's Medal
    Jim Wise; P-F Flyers
  5. 4. Sky Writers
  6. 5. Kid Pep Rescues a Steeple Jack
    Kid Pep; Pep Cereal
  7. 6. If The Moon Fell
    Just Imagine
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Junior Journal
  9. 8. The Man Who Raised the World
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Pictures to Remember
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Quiz Corner
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    You Tell Us!
  13. 12. The Lost Secret
  14. 13. [The Davis Murder]
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Creme Oil
  15. 14. The World's Largest Hobby Show
    Hobbyland
  16. 15. Backseat Driver
  17. 16. Outwitting the Kidnappers
    U. S. Royal; US Royal Bicycle Tires
  18. 17. Airwave Adventurer
  19. 18. Dapper Jack's Dream
    Famous Sports Flops; Thom McAn
  20. 19. Captain Tootsie Saves the School Party
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
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