(April-May 1956)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Lawrence 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

["K-k-keep a cool head, Bob!"] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks:
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Keywords:
celebrity; jungles; pith helmets; shields; spears; stereotyping of African natives

[Bob the Bridge Builder Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Cindy Monroe
Synopsis:
Bob is hired to build a bridge in SOuth America.
Keywords:
celebrity

["Ah - here he comes now"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

It's Fun to Belong (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Binky; Allergy

[Bob the Bridge Builder Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Cindy Monroe
Synopsis:
Bob and Cindy almost wind up in the soup.
Keywords:
celebrity

["Hold on! You can't come in here"] (Table of Contents)

On the Set / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A Bit of Disc and Data / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Psst, Bebe! Do you know who I am?"] (Table of Contents)

Bebe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[Bob the Bridge Builder Part 3] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Cindy Monroe
Synopsis:
Bob and Cindy escape from head-hunters.
Keywords:
celebrity
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["K-k-keep a cool head, Bob!"]
    Bob Hope
  2. 1. [Bob the Bridge Builder Part 1]
    Bob Hope
  3. 2. ["Ah - here he comes now"]
    Shorty
  4. 3. It's Fun to Belong
    Binky
  5. 4. [Bob the Bridge Builder Part 2]
    Bob Hope
  6. 5. ["Hold on! You can't come in here"]
    On the Set
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    A Bit of Disc and Data
  8. 7. ["Psst, Bebe! Do you know who I am?"]
    Bebe
  9. 8. [Bob the Bridge Builder Part 3]
    Bob Hope
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
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