(December 1965-January 1966)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Boy Meets Ghoul! (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Quill

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Coach Franklin Stein; Professor Von Wolfmann; Dr. Van Pyre; Zombia Ghastly
Synopsis:
Super-Hip introduces Bob Hope to the faculty of Benedict Arnold High School, a.k.a. The Benedict Arnold High School Five.
Keywords:
bands; banjos; bells; Benedict Arnold High School; celebrity; Frankenstein's monsters; guitars; harps; mod fashions; music; vampires; werewolves

Indexer Notes

The faculty are classic Universal Studios monsters.

Builders of the Future! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
Jack Schiff

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis:
UNESCO builds a school in Africa.

Indexer Notes

UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization; Published as a public service in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly, coordinating organization for National Heath, Welfare and Recreation Agencies of the U.S.

Super-Hip Flies Again (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Quill

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Lisa; Harvard-Harvard; Badger Goldliver; Dr. F. Rutecake
Synopsis:
Bob Hope takes Tadwallader Jutefruice to a psychiatrist, Dr. F. Rutecake, because he is too well adjusted. Bob next encourages Tadwallader to join the Benedict Arnold High School football team. Badger Goldliver beats up Tadwallader, who gets angry, turns into Super-Hip, and turns Badger into a waffle with maple syrup.
Keywords:
celebrity

["Hey Kids! Transogram's Trik-Trak is the greatest!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Who said a good big man can always beat a good little man?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Atom / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bob's Gag Bag / text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Synopsis:
Jokes told by Bob Hope and a promotion for The Adventures of Jerry Lewis.
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Spot illustration may be by Owen Fitzgerald.

["You and Cheerios really make sweet music together, Bullwinkle!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Wow! That's the old Hooterville Cannonball right down to the rivets!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tyco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["By popular demand-- Batman and Robin's most fantastic foes!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Part 2: Tackled Pink (Also Black and Blue) (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Quill

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Lisa; Badger Goldliver; Coach Frank N. Stein; Professor Von Wolfmann; Dr. Van Pyre; Zombia Ghastly; Henrietta
Synopsis:
Tadwallader Jutefruice teaches the football team how to win by outsmarting their opponent.
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

"The Spectre is coming!" blurb on first page

[Ultra the Multi-Alien] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Ultra the Multi-Alien / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Biggest Christmas surprise ever!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["They're brainy... They're brawny... They're beautiful..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Supergirl; Wonder Woman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Mister Cap, I bought a model kit last week."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6335

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cap
Synopsis:
A boy tries to exchange a battleship model kit that he already assembled.

Part 3: "I Was a Teen-Aged Old Man" or "What's the Youth?" (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Quill

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Coach Frank N. Stein; Professor Von Wolfmann; Dr. Van Pyre; Zombia Ghastly; Lisa; Badger Goldliver; Henrietta
Synopsis:
The Benedict Arnold High School football team plays the Suburban Normal team. When Tadwallader's slide rule is stolen, he gets angry, turns into Super-Hip. He and the faculty take over the game. The Suburban Normal football team puts the Benedict Arnold faculty out of action. Super-Hip and Bob Hope win the game.
Keywords:
celebrity

["Riddle me this!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Presenting... A New Jimmy Olsen (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Suuperman; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
House ad for Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 89

238 Magic Tricks (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

100 Individual Magnets (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Have you heard the big news about G.I. Joe"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Great Moments in Sport (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Boy Meets Ghoul!
    Bob Hope
  2. 1. Builders of the Future!
  3. 2. Super-Hip Flies Again
    Bob Hope
  4. 3. ["Hey Kids! Transogram's Trik-Trak is the greatest!"]
  5. 4. ["Who said a good big man can always beat a good little man?"]
    The Atom
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Bob's Gag Bag
  7. 6. ["You and Cheerios really make sweet music together, Bullwinkle!"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  8. 7. ["Wow! That's the old Hooterville Cannonball right down to the rivets!"]
    Tyco
  9. 8. ["By popular demand-- Batman and Robin's most fantastic foes!"]
    Batman
  10. 9. Part 2: Tackled Pink (Also Black and Blue)
    Bob Hope
  11. 10. [Ultra the Multi-Alien]
    Ultra the Multi-Alien
  12. 11. ["Biggest Christmas surprise ever!"]
    AMT
  13. 12. ["They're brainy... They're brawny... They're beautiful..."]
    Supergirl; Wonder Woman
  14. 13. ["Mister Cap, I bought a model kit last week."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  15. 14. Part 3: "I Was a Teen-Aged Old Man" or "What's the Youth?"
    Bob Hope
  16. 15. ["Riddle me this!"]
    Batman
  17. 16. Presenting... A New Jimmy Olsen
    Jimmy Olsen
  18. 17. 238 Magic Tricks
  19. 18. 100 Individual Magnets
  20. 19. ["Have you heard the big news about G.I. Joe"]
  21. 20. Great Moments in Sport
This issue was most recently modified by:
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