Come and join us at the Grand GCD Gathering during the Baltimore Comic-Con on September 25-27, 2015. This will be an historic meeting, where more of us will meet face-to-face than ever before. Visit us on Facebook and let us know you are coming, and we will make arrangements to meet!

(August-September 1966)

DC, 1950 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
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

Hizzoner, President Super-Hip! (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake ?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope (inset); Super-Hip; Professor Heinrich von Wolfmann; Zombia Ghastly; Frank N. Stein
Keywords:
celebrity; Frankenstein's monsters; guitars; mod fashions; monsters; sea monsters; swimsuits; werewolves; yachts

Of Thee We Swing (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
Tommy Nicolosi
Letters:
Stan Starkman [as Stan Quill]

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Harvard-Harvard; Dr. Van Pyre; Zombia Ghastly; Crash Vyctum; Professor Heinrich von Wolfmann; Frank N. Stein; Lisa; Henrietta; Badger Goldliver; Doltish; Godfrey Goldliver; Mayor Seymour Pilfer; Senator Samuel Somnolent; President Lyndon B. Johnson; Hobart Herbert
Synopsis:
Super-Hip becomes honorary President for a day and chaos results.
Keywords:
celebrity; Lincoln Memorial; United States Capitol; Washington DC; Washington Monument; White House

Indexer Notes

Story is told in three chapters, each ending in 2/3 page.

Introducing Jimmy Olsen... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Draggin'?? Complainin'?? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Policeman Is Your Friend! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Children learn that policemen do more than just catch crooks.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Dynamite's Coming! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Bob Hope]
Pencils:
Bob Oksner ? (logo illustration)
Inks:
Bob Oksner ? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

A Front Line in the Back Yard! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Adventures in the GI Joe Club with Andy and George / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Hizzoner, President Super-Hip!
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. Of Thee We Swing
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  3. 2. Introducing Jimmy Olsen...
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. Draggin'?? Complainin'??
  5. 4. The Policeman Is Your Friend!
  6. 5. Dynamite's Coming!
    Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Bob's Gag Bag
  8. 7. A Front Line in the Back Yard!
    Adventures in the GI Joe Club with Andy and George
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Stangas
  • Jerry Hillegas
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