(December 1967-January 1968)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1967-10-03
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

The Ghost Riders! (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope and Super-Hip / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tadwallader Jucefruce; Coach Frank N. Stein; Dr. Van Pyre; Professor Wolfmann; a biker
Keywords:
Bat-signal; motorcycle gangs; motorcycles; penny farthing bicycles

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits per Nealadams.com.

Here's a Whole Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for Honor House Products Corporation's novelties

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Ghost Riders of Gasoline Gulch! (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope and Super-Hip / comic story / 21.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Tadwallader Jucefruce; Lisa; Harvard-Harvard
Synopsis:
Tad goes undercover in a motorcylce gang in order to aid the police

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits per Nealadams.com.

Get Mattel's Major Matt Mason (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for Mattel's Major Matt Mason line of toys

Indexer Notes

between page 4 of sequence 2 and sequence 4

Ban Gloom! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
a comic strip pin-up house ad for Teen Beat magazine

Indexer Notes

between sequence 3 and page 5 of sequence 2

The Challengers of the Unkown Have Fought Every Kind of Foe... (Table of Contents)

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


Synopsis:
a house ad for Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #59

Indexer Notes

lower half of page

[none] (Table of Contents)

Comic Break / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
four single panel gags

[none] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
a house ad for DC Comics

Indexer Notes

upper half of page

Blast Through to the Fun That Can Last a Lifetime! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for Tyco models

Indexer Notes

lower half of page

Dig What's Coming (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
a house ad for G.I. Combat (DC, 1957 series) #127

Indexer Notes

includes reproduction of the cover to G.I. Combat #127. Between page 16 of sequence 2 and sequence 10. Lower half of page

[none] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
a recreation of a Bob Hope stand-up comedy routine

Indexer Notes

between sequence 9 and page 17 of sequence 3

126 World Warr II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for a 126-piece plastic toy soldiers set

Indexer Notes

between pages 21 and 22 of sequence 3

["I'm going to make a handy holder for storage of all my tiny model parts!"] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
How to make a storage container from a rubber ball

Indexer Notes

between page 23 of sequence 3 and sequence 13. Lower half of page

[none] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
a house ad promoting the DC line for the months of December 1967 and January 1968

Bad News, Readers! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
a house ad for Superman (DC, 1939 series) #202

2 Neither Alive, nor Dead! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
a house ad for Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) and The Spectre (DC, 1967 series)

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

A Great New Game...400 Years Old! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
an ad for Aurora Plastics Corp.'s Skittle-Bowl game

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Ghost Riders!
    Bob Hope and Super-Hip
  2. 1. Here's a Whole Treasure Chest of Fun
  3. 2. The Ghost Riders of Gasoline Gulch!
    Bob Hope and Super-Hip
  4. 3. Get Mattel's Major Matt Mason
  5. 4. Ban Gloom!
  6. 5. The Challengers of the Unkown Have Fought Every Kind of Foe...
  7. 6. [none]
    Comic Break
  8. 7. [none]
  9. 8. Blast Through to the Fun That Can Last a Lifetime!
  10. 9. Dig What's Coming
  11. 10. [none]
    Bob's Gag Bag
  12. 11. 126 World Warr II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  13. 12. ["I'm going to make a handy holder for storage of all my tiny model parts!"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  14. 13. [none]
    Direct Currents
  15. 14. Bad News, Readers!
  16. 15. 2 Neither Alive, nor Dead!
  17. 16. A Great New Game...400 Years Old!
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