(June-July 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:
Whiteny Ellsworth (credited); Larry Nadle (uncredited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

America's Favorite Funnyman! (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope (photograph)
Reprints:

You Will Always Hit the Bullseye When you Buy a Magazine with This Trademark! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
house ad for DC Comics

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

A Very Merry Mix-up! (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Mrs. Peabody
Synopsis:
Bob and Mrs. Peabody get involved in a bathing beauty contest at the beach.

["I think I'll have to look for another job!"] (Table of Contents)

Broadway Laffs / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
The theatre usher's job won't last long.

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between page 8 of sequence 1 and sequence 4.

Be King of the Road With This Great Bike! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
an advertisement for Westfield Manufacturing Company's Columbia motobike.

Indexer Notes

bottom 1/3 of page.

Phil Rizzuto (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for General Food's Wheaties breakfast cereal

Get This Swell Official League Baseball! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for Bazooka Bubble Gum premiums.

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between sequence 5 and page 9 of sequence 2.

The Popsicle Hall of Fame (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Glankoff (signed)
Inks:
Sam Glankoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Francis Maguire; Popsicle Pete
Synopsis:
comic strip-style advertisement for Joe Lowe Corporation's Popsicle bars.

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between page 20 of sequence 2 and sequence 8.

Beating the Broken Buckboard! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
comic strip-style advertisement for United States Rubber Company's U.S. Royal Bicycle Tires.

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between sequence 7 and page 17 of sequence 2.

Tom Mix Trading Post (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for Shredded Ralston premiums

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between page 26 of sequence 2 and sequence 10.

["Dear, I wish you'd increase Junior's allowance!"] (Table of Contents)

Video Laffs / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Junior tries to make money by selling concessions.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #241 (June 1958)

Our Bunch All Munch (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for Nestle's Crunch Milk Chocolate candy

Indexer Notes

bottom 1/3 of page.

["After being "stabbed" with a fork for a dramatic scene in "Locked In"..."] (Table of Contents)

It Happens in Hollywood / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
News items about upcoming Hollywood productions.

Straight Arrow Mystic Wrist Kit (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for National Biscuit Company's Nabisco Shredded Wheat premiums

["Shut that off!"] (Table of Contents)

Radio Beams / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A patron plays a radio in a library.

New Schwinn Handbrakes! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for Schwinn bicycle handbrakes

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between sequence 14 and page 27 of sequence 2. Bottom 1/2 of page.

See Monark...And Then Buy the Monark Super Deluxe! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for Monark Silver King, Inc.'s Monark bicycle.

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between page 29 of sequence 2 and sequence 17.

We Could Have Killed Him! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Bald (signed)
Inks:
Ken Bald (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
comic strip-style ad for Ray-o-vac batteries.

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between sequence 16 and page 30 of sequence 2.

Schwinn is Guaranteed! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for Arnold, Schwinn & Co.'s Schwinn Black Phantom bicycle.

Indexer Notes

This sequence is between sequence 2 and sequence 19.

The Stagecoach Stick-Up (Table of Contents)

Jim Wise / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Synopsis:
comic strip-style advertisement for B.F. Goodrich and Hood Rubber Co.'s "P-F" canvas shoes.

A Salute to the Boy Scouts of America! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Superman; Batman; Robin
Synopsis:
advertisement for the 1950 National Boy Scout Jamboree.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Rope 'Em Both, Partner! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
advertisement for Daisy BB Guns sales catalogs.

Indexer Notes

back cover