(May-June 1948)

DC, 1948 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 (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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wyoming Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A list of members of DC's Advisory Board and a list of their current publications.

Indexer Notes

Left side of inside front cover.

Want Action??? (Table of Contents)

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Green Lantern; Flash; Buzzy
Synopsis:
Ads for All-American Comics #97, an issue of Flash Comics, and an issue of Buzzy.

Indexer Notes

Right side of inside front cover.

A Trail Drive to Glory (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Explorer's Sun Watch! (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a Wheaties premium!

The Case of the Killer Cat (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Sam Spade / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Lou Fine
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sam Spade; Orlo the Lion Tamer
Synopsis:
Sam solves the mystery of a lion turning on his trainer.

Indexer Notes

Wildroot Cream-Oil Hair Tonic ad.

The Two-Faced Bandit of Mesa Town (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Roping the Runaway Driver (Table of Contents)

U. S. Royal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
U. S. Royal
Synopsis:
Ad for U. S. Royal bicycle tires.

Win This Bicycle! (Table of Contents)

Safe-T Cone Co. / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Rules and entry blank for entering the Safe-T Cone contest. 500 Monark Bicycles are to be given away.

The Black Stallion (Table of Contents)

Rodeo Rick / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Boys! Girls! A Slick New Motor Bike Putt-Putt! (Table of Contents)

Kellogg's Rice Crispies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a cereal premium.

Ranger Rescue (Table of Contents)

Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bazooka Boy
Synopsis:
Ad for Bazooka Bubble Gum.

A Scratch in Time (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sheriff Bill Hackett; Hal Jepson
Synopsis:
A sheriff trails a bank robber to Rash Ridge and then returns to town to await a visit from the outlaw.

Deadline for Action! (Table of Contents)

R. C. and Quckie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
R. C.; Quickie; Gilbert Roland
Synopsis:
Ad for Royal Crown Cola and a plug for Monogram's Cisco Kid movie, "King of the Bandits."

The Lost Badge of Courage (Table of Contents)

Cowboy Marshal / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

The Secret That Saved the Sandlot (Table of Contents)

Jim Wise P-F Sports Story / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Jim Wise; Mr. Jones
Synopsis:
Ad for P-F Canvas Shoes made by B. F. Goodrich and Hood Rubber Co.

Outstanding Boy (Table of Contents)

High School Champs of America by Thom McAn / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Allen Murray
Synopsis:
A description of Allen Murray's accomplishments at South High School, Denver, Colorado. Also an ad for Thom McAn shoes.

Daisy Announces an Entirely New 128 Page, Pocket Size Handbook (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Captain Marvel; Robotman; Red Ryder; Da Vince; 2-Gun Percy; Rudolph Diesel; Boy Commandos; Ibis
Synopsis:
Ad for the Daisy Handbook and Daisy Air Rifles.

How to Signal a Car for Help at Night (Table of Contents)

Eveready Batteries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Safety tips for signaling for help if your automobile breaks down after dark.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wyoming Kid
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Want Action???
    DC Comics
  4. 3. A Trail Drive to Glory
    Wyoming Kid
  5. 4. Explorer's Sun Watch!
    Wheaties
  6. 5. The Case of the Killer Cat
    Adventures of Sam Spade
  7. 6. The Two-Faced Bandit of Mesa Town
    Vigilante
  8. 7. Roping the Runaway Driver
    U. S. Royal
  9. 8. Win This Bicycle!
    Safe-T Cone Co.
  10. 9. The Black Stallion
    Rodeo Rick
  11. 10. Boys! Girls! A Slick New Motor Bike Putt-Putt!
    Kellogg's Rice Crispies
  12. 11. Ranger Rescue
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  13. 12. A Scratch in Time
  14. 13. Deadline for Action!
    R. C. and Quckie
  15. 14. The Lost Badge of Courage
    Cowboy Marshal
  16. 15. The Secret That Saved the Sandlot
    Jim Wise P-F Sports Story
  17. 16. Outstanding Boy
    High School Champs of America by Thom McAn
  18. 17. Daisy Announces an Entirely New 128 Page, Pocket Size Handbook
    Daisy Air Rifles
  19. 18. How to Signal a Car for Help at Night
    Eveready Batteries
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Ed Boner