(December 1957-January 1958)

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); 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

["Isn't this exciting, Bob? We're on the Street of Seven Thieves!"] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Keywords:
bournouses; celebrity; kaffiyehs

[The Rootabaga Adventure 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; Virginia Bright
Synopsis:
Bob hires himself as a private detective and travels to the country of Rootabaga to help his client find a rare stamp.
Keywords:
celebrity

["Mercy! Don't use that ash tray!"] (Table of Contents)

Honey in Hollywood / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs

[The Rootabaga Adventure 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; Virginia Bright
Keywords:
celebrity

[Wonderful, Wonderful] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[The Rootabaga Adventure 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; Virginia Bright
Keywords:
celebrity

["Willy Nilly -- you're a whole hour late!"] (Table of Contents)

Willy Nilly / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Isn't this exciting, Bob? We're on the Street of Seven Thieves!"]
    Bob Hope
  2. 1. [The Rootabaga Adventure Part 1]
    Bob Hope
  3. 2. ["Mercy! Don't use that ash tray!"]
    Honey in Hollywood
  4. 3. The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children
    Binky
  5. 4. [The Rootabaga Adventure Part 2]
    Bob Hope
  6. 5. [Wonderful, Wonderful]
    A Bit of Disc and Data
  7. 6. [The Rootabaga Adventure Part 3]
    Bob Hope
  8. 7. ["Willy Nilly -- you're a whole hour late!"]
    Willy Nilly
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