(1973)

DC, 1972 Series
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Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
84
On-sale date:
1973
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing:
Sol Harrison
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Tabloid
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

"1973 Christmas Edition. No. C-24."
Cover reads "32156 C-24"

Keywords:
Christmas; North Pole; reindeer; sleigh

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
Sol Harrison
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Santa Claus; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Synopsis:
Santa Claus and Rudolph flying by night in sleigh; Rudolph uses his shiny nose to illuminate the map.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; sleigh; toys

Indexer Notes

Grossman credit per Back Issue # 61. Cover reprinted, with slight alterations, from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #8. Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

["This Christmas Rudolf Book Belongs To"] (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Santa Claus; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Winky; Blinky
Keywords:
Christmas; reindeer

Indexer Notes

Table of contents; line for name of book owner; illustration

Uncle Bloogle Visits Rudolph (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-110

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover Groundhog; Uncle Bloogle, the Blue-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky; Eskimo boy
Synopsis:
Rudolph's cranky Uncle Bloogle despises Christmas, insults Santa, and tries to separate Santa from Rudolph. He's attacked by a polar bear while marooned on an ice floe, then rescued by Rudolph, Santa, and an Eskimo boy, after which he has a change of heart.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; elf; Eskimo; Inuit; North Pole; polar bear; sleigh; toys

Indexer Notes

Shortened slightly from the original publication.

Two Heads Are Better Than One (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-111

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Santa Claus; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Winky; Blinky; Baddy Bear
Synopsis:
Rudolph and Grover inadvertently cause trouble as Christmas approaches. Baddy Bear causes trouble deliberately. When all of Santa's crew is trapped by an avalanche, Baddy suggests strapping Rudolph to a spinning fan so that his nose can melt the snow.
Reprints:
Keywords:
avalanche; bear; Christmas; North Pole; reindeer; sleigh

Indexer Notes

Shortened, and title added, from original publication.

["Here's your own 1974 pin-up calendar!"] (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-112

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Synopsis:
Portrait of Rudolph at North Pole; 1974 calendar
Keywords:
calendar; Christmas; North Pole; reindeer; sleigh

Rudolph and Grover Join the Circus (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-113

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Santa Claus; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover Groundhog; Winky; Blinky: Mr. Bumble; Fred
Synopsis:
When Santa's reindeer go missing just before Christmas, Rudolph and Grover go a-searching. After breaking the reindeer from Mr. Bumble's circus, they are captured themselves. At last they escape, and Santa's sleigh leaves on time.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; circus; North Pole; reindeer; ringmaster; sleigh

["And now a visit to Funland!"] (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-114

Characters:
Santa Claus; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover Groundhog; Winky; Blinky
Synopsis:
Maze, with illustration of Santa, Rudolph and others at the North Pole
Keywords:
Christmas; maze; North Pole; reindeer

Scrambled Squares (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-115

Characters:
Santa Claus
Synopsis:
Drawing activity

["See how many four-letter words you can spell"] (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-115

Characters:
Santa Claus; Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Winky; Blinky
Synopsis:
Spelling activity game

Party Quiz (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Job Number:
H-116

Synopsis:
Word quiz activity
Keywords:
reindeer

The Santa Claus Reindeer Game (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Santa Claus; Santa's reindeer
Synopsis:
Board and rules for a game featuring reindeer
Keywords:
Christmas; reindeer

Magic! (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-118

Characters:
Winky; Blinky
Synopsis:
Optical and sleight-of-hand tricks

More Magic! (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-119

Characters:
Grover Groundhog
Synopsis:
numerical activity

Santa's Surprise (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Santa Claus
Synopsis:
art activity
Keywords:
Christmas; elf

Draw Santa (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-121

Characters:
Santa Claus
Synopsis:
art activity
Keywords:
Christmas; Santa Claus

Santa's Message to You! (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-122

Characters:
Santa Claus
Synopsis:
Rebus letter from Santa
Keywords:
Christmas; North Pole

Color By Letters Christmas Picture (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-126

Characters:
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Synopsis:
Art activity
Keywords:
Christmas; reindeer

Table-Top Diorama (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Characters:
Santa Claus; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Synopsis:
Cut-out diorama
Keywords:
Christmas; North Pole; reindeer
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  2. 1. ["This Christmas Rudolf Book Belongs To"]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  3. 2. Uncle Bloogle Visits Rudolph
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  4. 3. Two Heads Are Better Than One
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  5. 4. ["Here's your own 1974 pin-up calendar!"]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  6. 5. Rudolph and Grover Join the Circus
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  7. 6. ["And now a visit to Funland!"]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  8. 7. Scrambled Squares
  9. 8. ["See how many four-letter words you can spell"]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  10. 9. Party Quiz
  11. 10. The Santa Claus Reindeer Game
  12. 11. Magic!
  13. 12. More Magic!
  14. 13. Santa's Surprise
  15. 14. Draw Santa
  16. 15. Santa's Message to You!
  17. 16. Color By Letters Christmas Picture
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  18. 17. Table-Top Diorama
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
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