(October-November 1955)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Larry Nadle (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Alpine Harper was lead writer on Flippity and Flop strips and Cecil Beard was lead on Twiddle and Twaddle. However, they were a husband and wife team known to write collaboratively. Credits by Jerry Bails at http://www.bailsprojects.com/.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flippity and Flop / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Davis
Inks:
Jim Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Flippity; Flop; Sam

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Ooo-hoo-hoo-hoo!" "What'sa matter, Flop?"] (Table of Contents)

Flippity and Flop / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alpine Harper; Cecil Beard ?
Pencils:
Jim Davis
Inks:
Jim Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Flippity; Flop; Sam

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Find the Twins / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

"Wings" Winchester Stops a Robbery (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Winchester Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Buzzy Asks: "What Are You Getting Out of School?" (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Buzzy; Jan

["Roses are red, violets are blue, I'll catch a canary and brew me a stew!"] (Table of Contents)

Flippity and Flop / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alpine Harper; Cecil Beard ?
Pencils:
Jim Davis
Inks:
Jim Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Flippity; Flop; Sam
Reprints:

Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Frontier Fighters; The Legends of Daniel Boone; Tomahawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Stop or Go! (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel ?
Pencils:
Martin Naydel ?
Inks:
Martin Naydel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

["What a night!"] (Table of Contents)

Flippity and Flop / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alpine Harper; Cecil Beard ?
Pencils:
Jim Davis
Inks:
Jim Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Flippity; Flop; Sam

The Daring Deer (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["A pig is a naturally clean animal..."] (Table of Contents)

Funny Facts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Heh! Heh! Heh!"] (Table of Contents)

Twiddle and Twaddle / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper ?
Pencils:
Jim Davis
Inks:
Jim Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Twiddle; Twaddle; Dog [Rat Terrier]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Artistic Card Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Schwinn American / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flippity and Flop
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. ["Ooo-hoo-hoo-hoo!" "What'sa matter, Flop?"]
    Flippity and Flop
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Find the Twins
  5. 4. "Wings" Winchester Stops a Robbery
    Winchester Roller Skates
  6. 5. Buzzy Asks: "What Are You Getting Out of School?"
    Buzzy
  7. 6. ["Roses are red, violets are blue, I'll catch a canary and brew me a stew!"]
    Flippity and Flop
  8. 7. Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone
    Frontier Fighters; The Legends of Daniel Boone; Tomahawk
  9. 8. Stop or Go!
  10. 9. ["What a night!"]
    Flippity and Flop
  11. 10. The Daring Deer
  12. 11. ["A pig is a naturally clean animal..."]
    Funny Facts
  13. 12. ["Heh! Heh! Heh!"]
    Twiddle and Twaddle
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Artistic Card Co., Inc.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn American
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • J.D. Sebastian
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