(May-June 1963)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1963
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Lawrence Nadle
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Keywords:
Fountain of Youth

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jerry Lewis; pretty girl; police officer
Synopsis:
Elderly police officer regresses to infancy upon drinking Jerry's Fountain of Youth water.
Keywords:
celebrity; Fountain of Youth

Countdown on Excellence (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy
Characters:
Jerry (not Jerry Lewis); Jerry's Dad
Synopsis:
Jerry's Dad convinces him to do better work by describing consequences of people working poorly.
Keywords:
educational

Indexer Notes

"[I]n cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly, coordinating organization for National Health, Welfare and Recreation Agencies of the U.S."

["THIS way, varlet!"] (Table of Contents)

Jerry Lewis / comic story / 24.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jerry Lewis; pretty lady (unnamed); the Midas brothers; Fifi Gorgeous; villains (unnamed) disguised as Ponce de Leon
Synopsis:
The elderly and wealthy Midas quintuplets commission Jerry Lewis to help their niece find the Fountain of Youth. Various con men try to swindle him, but he stumbles onto it in the end.
Keywords:
celebrity; Florida; Fountain of Youth

Tootsie Roll Makes History! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Ponce de Leon
Synopsis:
Tootsie Roll ad -- limerick and picture of Ponce de Leon
Keywords:
Fountain of Youth

["Hi! Johnny DC here"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
? (artwork); ? (photograph)
Colors:
? (artwork); ? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset; ? lettering
Editing:
?

Characters:
Jerry Lewis; Johnny DC (advertising character)
Synopsis:
Promo for subscriptions to "The Adventures of Jerry Lewis"

Indexer Notes

Photo of Jerry Lewis

Which Tootsie Roll Pop is the Tallest? (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad, with optical puzzle, for Tootsie Roll Pops.

Be My Guest at the Hippodrome Intnational 3 Ring Circus (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; ? lettering
Editing:
?

Characters:
Superman (cameo)
Synopsis:
Ad for circus; coupon for admission

Indexer Notes

Superman image appears to be by Wayne Boring.

204 Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for toy soldiers from Revolutionary War Soldiers

207 Stamps (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for world stamps from Zenith Company

Inside Hollywood (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Hollywood news and gossip

Kids!! Blast off Your Own Space Capsule (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for Tootsie Roll Rocket plastic action toy

Missile Attack! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Missile Attack play set game from Strathmore Toys.

Convoy Terror (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for Convoy Terror game and play set from Five Star Toys.

Task Force (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for Task Force game from Helen of Toy.

["Skinny or fat, 15, 20, 30 or 40 years of age"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Characters:
Ben Rebhuhn; John Sill; William Butler; Jim Norman
Synopsis:
Ad for American Body Building Club

147 Famous Automobiles (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for toy cars from Auto Models
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Countdown on Excellence
  3. 2. ["THIS way, varlet!"]
    Jerry Lewis
  4. 3. Tootsie Roll Makes History!
  5. 4. ["Hi! Johnny DC here"]
    Jerry Lewis
  6. 5. Which Tootsie Roll Pop is the Tallest?
  7. 6. Be My Guest at the Hippodrome Intnational 3 Ring Circus
  8. 7. 204 Revolutionary War Soldiers
  9. 8. 207 Stamps
  10. 9. Inside Hollywood
  11. 10. Kids!! Blast off Your Own Space Capsule
  12. 11. Missile Attack!
  13. 12. Convoy Terror
  14. 13. Task Force
  15. 14. ["Skinny or fat, 15, 20, 30 or 40 years of age"]
  16. 15. 147 Famous Automobiles
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