(April-May 1950)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Larry Nadle (Actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["No Cooking In Rooms"] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Cal Howard
Pencils:
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks:
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Bob has a date with the Landlady's daughter.

Meet Bob Hope (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography

["Mom, will you do me a favor?"] (Table of Contents)

Radio Beams / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Title changed to first line of dialog to facilitate reprint tracking. (Gene Reed, 7/15/2011)

["I haven't seen you in two years, Fred!"] (Table of Contents)

On the Set / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["One Sardine!"] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Cal Howard
Pencils:
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks:
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Bob goes straight to the top when his sardine tin only has one sardine in it.

A Complete Picture-Story of a Thrilling New Movie Befoe It Hits the Screen! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
House ad for current issue of Feature Films.

["This is Central Casting Agency calling!"] (Table of Contents)

Honey in Hollywood / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["Miss Ames' dressing room?"] (Table of Contents)

Backstage Bits / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

It Happens In Hollywood (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[Janie? I thought you were supposed to be doing your homework] (Table of Contents)

Dial Dandies / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Broadway Laffs / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert?
Pencils:
Harry Lampert?
Inks:
Harry Lampert?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[Message In a Bottle] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Cal Howard
Pencils:
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks:
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Bob finds a message in a bottle.

Code For Buddies (Table of Contents)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

["We're too far back!"] (Table of Contents)

Movie Mirth / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

America's Favorite Family (Table of Contents)

Ozzie and Harriet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; domestic
Characters:
Ozzie Nelson; Harriet Nelson; David Nelson; Ricky Nelson
Synopsis:
House ad for The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet #3.
Keywords:
celebrity

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hope Chest of Gags / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bob Hope
  2. 1. ["No Cooking In Rooms"]
    Bob Hope
  3. 2. Meet Bob Hope
    Bob Hope
  4. 3. ["Mom, will you do me a favor?"]
    Radio Beams
  5. 4. ["I haven't seen you in two years, Fred!"]
    On the Set
  6. 5. ["One Sardine!"]
    Bob Hope
  7. 6. A Complete Picture-Story of a Thrilling New Movie Befoe It Hits the Screen!
    DC Comics
  8. 7. ["This is Central Casting Agency calling!"]
    Honey in Hollywood
  9. 8. ["Miss Ames' dressing room?"]
    Backstage Bits
  10. 9. It Happens In Hollywood
  11. 10. [Janie? I thought you were supposed to be doing your homework]
    Dial Dandies
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Broadway Laffs
  13. 12. [Message In a Bottle]
    Bob Hope
  14. 13. Code For Buddies
    Superman
  15. 14. ["We're too far back!"]
    Movie Mirth
  16. 15. America's Favorite Family
    Ozzie and Harriet
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Hope Chest of Gags
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • John P. Selegue
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Ed Boner