(December 1961-January 1962)

DC, 1950 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:
Lawrence Nadle
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["These are our ocean scientists, Bob!"] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Keywords:
celebrity; deep sea diving helmets; swimsuits

[Test Your Talent!] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Win a $495 scholarship in commercial art from Art Instructors Schools by drawing a pirate, dog and woman.

[...and can you imagine, honey, everyone warned me not to go swimming with you...] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 7.6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Synopsis:
Bob Hope is almost fired as a beauty contest promoter, but instead is sent out to buy a pad so that he can take notes. He encounters a beatnik reciting poetry on the beach.
Keywords:
celebrity

[Tootsie Roll makes history!] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Pilgrims were looking for Tootsie Rolls when they landed on Plymouth Rock!

[Re-live the adventures of Superman when he was a boy!] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Lana Lang
Synopsis:
House ad for Superboy 93

People Are People! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / ? pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff?
Pencils:
Don Cameron
Inks:
Don Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis:
All races are equal and must work together.

Indexer Notes

Published as a public service in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly Coordinating Organization for National Health, Welfare and Recreation Agencies of the U. S.

[Wow! What a crazy stationery store!] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 9.6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Vera Bentley; P. R. Bentley; Cha Cha; Olga
Synopsis:
Bob is recruited by Vera Bentley to lead the venture of her father, P. R. Bentley, to find a fresh-water current two miles deep in the ocean.
Keywords:
celebrity

[I'm a fudge judge!] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Tootsie Roll Fudge

[OKAY--all you guys and dolls!] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jerry Lewis
Synopsis:
House ad for The Adventures of Jerry Lewis 67
Keywords:
celebrity

[207 Stamps] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for stamps from Zenith Company

Inside Hollywood (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
News and gags about movie and TV stars

[Mr. Hope--Don't dive there! The sign!] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 7.6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Vera Bentley; P. R. Bentley; Cha Cha; Olga
Synopsis:
Cha Cha and Olga try to blow up Bob to keep him from discovering the fresh-water spring. Vera saves Bob, but the bomb destroys the spring.
Keywords:
celebrity

[Kids flip their lids for Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar

Beat (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Four cartoons about beatniks

[An Amazing Invention--"Magic Art Reproducer"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for mirror drawing aid from Norton Products

[The world's greatest molder of handsome he-men and champs out of weaklings says...] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for muscle-building courses from Jowett Institute of Physical Training

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

[Announcing the all-new Daisy B-B Gun] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Daisy "Spittin' Image" B-B gun

Indexer Notes

Back cover