(January-February 1948)

DC, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1947-11-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (editor); Jack Schiff (asst); Murray Boltinoff (art); George Kashdan (story)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date given in Boy Commandos (DC, 1942 series) #25.


Boss of Gila Gap (Table of Contents)

The Cowboy Marshal / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

How to Get a Roadmaster for Christmas (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Boss of Gila Gap! (Table of Contents)

The Cowboy Marshal / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Smalle Jr.
Inks:
Ed Smalle Jr.
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Easy New Wheaties Contest! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Bronc They Couldn't Bust! (Table of Contents)

Rodeo Rick / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Post (signed)
Inks:
Howard Post (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

Gunfighter! (Table of Contents)

A Fact Feature / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Stookie Allen
Pencils:
Stookie Allen
Inks:
Stookie Allen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stookie Allen

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Bill Tilghman
Synopsis:
A short feature about the life of Bill Tilghman, one of the lawmen of the Old West.

Indexer Notes

Feature printed on top half of page.

Rescue from the Wreck (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bright Star Batteries / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Jesse James Rides Again! (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

Famous Erector (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The A. G. Gilbert Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Texas Ranger (Table of Contents)

A Fact Feature / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stookie Allen
Pencils:
Stookie Allen
Inks:
Stookie Allen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stookie Allen

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Frank Hamer
Synopsis:
A summary of Texas Ranger Frank Hamer's career.

Tables Turned Double (Table of Contents)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Lysing
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Don Stuart; Blackie Dawson
Synopsis:
A cowboy has problems when he captures a bank robber.

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Jailbreaker! (Table of Contents)

The Wyoming Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Wyoming Kid (intro)
Reprints:

Cattle Detective (Table of Contents)

A Fact Feature / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Stookie Allen
Pencils:
Stookie Allen
Inks:
Stookie Allen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stookie Allen

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Tom Horn; Matt Rash
Synopsis:
How Tom Horn captured Matt Rash.

Indexer Notes

Printed on top half of page.

Willie Wonder (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Most Popular Boy (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

High School "Champs" of America by Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Be a Radio Technician (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

American Boys Bill of Rights (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Boss of Gila Gap
    The Cowboy Marshal
  2. 1. How to Get a Roadmaster for Christmas
    Roadmaster
  3. 2. The Boss of Gila Gap!
    The Cowboy Marshal
  4. 3. Easy New Wheaties Contest!
    Wheaties
  5. 4. The Bronc They Couldn't Bust!
    Rodeo Rick
  6. 5. Gunfighter!
    A Fact Feature
  7. 6. Rescue from the Wreck
    Bright Star Batteries
  8. 7. Jesse James Rides Again!
    Vigilante
  9. 8. Famous Erector
    The A. G. Gilbert Company
  10. 9. Texas Ranger
    A Fact Feature
  11. 10. Tables Turned Double
  12. 11. Editorial Advisory Board
  13. 12. The Jailbreaker!
    The Wyoming Kid
  14. 13. Cattle Detective
    A Fact Feature
  15. 14. Willie Wonder
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  16. 15. Most Popular Boy
    High School "Champs" of America by Thom McAn
  17. 16. Be a Radio Technician
    National Radio Institute
  18. 17. American Boys Bill of Rights
    Daisy Air Rifles
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