(February-March 1966)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Fox and the Crow; Stanley and His Monster; The Brat Finks / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow; Stanley Dover (inset); Stanley's Monster (inset); Fred Fink (inset); Fanny Fink (inset)

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits from letters column.

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for Honor House Prod. Co.'s novelties

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Please Don't Pet the Monster (Table of Contents)

Stanley and His Monster / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Mitch Dover; Sheila Dover; Stanley Dover; Stanley's Monster; Mr. Gerber
Synopsis:
Stanley plans to enter the monster in a dog show.

Indexer Notes

Stanley's Monster has not yet been named Spot.

The Kat Talks Back to "My Mother the Car" (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for AMT Corporation's plastic model of the car from the television program "My Mother The Car"

Indexer Notes

upper half of page. Between page 6 of sequence 2 and sequnce 4

DC's Immortal 6! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
a house ad for Our Army at War (DC, 1952 series) #164 (February 1966) with an on-sale date of 16 December 1965

Indexer Notes

lower half of page. Between sequence 3 and page 7 of sequence 2.

The Invisible Handicap! (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:
A message about brain damage.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Don't Knock the Rock! (Table of Contents)

The Brat Finks / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fred Fink; Rudy Fink; Rhoda Fink; Fanny Fink; Reggie van Stinker III; Happy Hap Hopper
Synopsis:
Rhoda and Rudy participate in a rock and roll contest

Indexer Notes

Script credit from letters column

For the Most in Laughs...Go-Go-Go- (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner; Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Bob Oksner; Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
a house ad for The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 sereies) #97 (February-March 1966) and Sugar & Spike (DC, 1956 series) #63 (February-March 1966)

Indexer Notes

lower third of page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

From Fox & Crow's Mailbox / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Murray Boltinoff ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Johnny Sheehan, Phoenix AZ; Sylvia Rubens, Rochester NY; Helen Farraday, San Francisco CA; Bob Heinz, Chicago IL; Jessica Miles, Boston MA; Mike di Cicco, St. Louis MO

["The time hangs heavy on these long winter days -- I'm lonesome!"] (Table of Contents)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 4.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Cecil Beard
Pencils:
James F. Davis
Inks:
James F. Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
W-5

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis:
Crow passes himself off as a pet canary for Fox.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Uoy -- Gnidaer Ruoy cimoc sgam!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Mr. Mxyzptlk
Synopsis:
a comic strip house ad for subscriptions to DC comics

Indexer Notes

between pages 4 and 5 of sequence 9; includes cover reprint of Action Comics (DC, 1938 series)#333

Definitely Coming... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis:
a house ad promoting DC's "Go-Go" checks look

Indexer Notes

lower one-third of page

Weird-oh and Monster Krazy Labels (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for humorous stamps and labels

Money Mad (Table of Contents)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Cecil Beard
Pencils:
James F. Davis
Inks:
James F. Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis:
Crow helps Fox spend some money.

Friend, Dare You Risk a Dime? (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for American Body Building Club's exercise manuals

Halt! Who Goes There? (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for Hassenfeld Bros., Inc.'s G.I. Joe Club

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

More Features! More Fun! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for Aurora Plastics Corp.'s plastic automobile models.

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Fox and the Crow; Stanley and His Monster; The Brat Finks
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
  3. 2. Please Don't Pet the Monster
    Stanley and His Monster
  4. 3. The Kat Talks Back to "My Mother the Car"
  5. 4. DC's Immortal 6!
  6. 5. The Invisible Handicap!
  7. 6. Don't Knock the Rock!
    The Brat Finks
  8. 7. For the Most in Laughs...Go-Go-Go-
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    From Fox & Crow's Mailbox
  10. 9. ["The time hangs heavy on these long winter days -- I'm lonesome!"]
    The Fox and the Crow
  11. 10. ["Uoy -- Gnidaer Ruoy cimoc sgam!"]
    Superman
  12. 11. Definitely Coming...
  13. 12. Weird-oh and Monster Krazy Labels
  14. 13. Money Mad
    The Fox and the Crow
  15. 14. Friend, Dare You Risk a Dime?
  16. 15. Halt! Who Goes There?
  17. 16. More Features! More Fun!
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