(March-April 1949)

DC, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52 ?
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (editor); Jack Schiff (asst); Murray Boltinoff (art); George Kashdan (story)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wyoming Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Lehti
Inks:
John Lehti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Anytime's snapshot time! (Table of Contents)

Kodak Verichrome FIlm / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Kodak camera film.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Origin of the Wyoming Kid (Table of Contents)

Wyoming Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Wyoming Kid [Bill Polk]

High as a Kite (Table of Contents)

Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bazooka; BIlly; Patsy
Synopsis:
Bazooka Bubble Gum ad.

Thrill to the Punch-Packed action of the fighting West! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth; ?
Inks:
Joe Giella; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Dale Evans
Synopsis:
Ads for All-American Western #107 and Dale Evans Comics #4.

Indexer Notes

Cover for Dale Evans #4 is a line-drawn version of the printed photo cover.

The Battle of Liberty Hill (Table of Contents)

Rodeo Rick / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Evans
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Evans' estate (Comics Buyers Guide June 15, 1990)

Mule Sitter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Pencils:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Inks:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Billy Smith
Synopsis:
A short history of young BIlly Smith's work in the rodeo.

Roller Skate Facts (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
sports
Synopsis:
Ad for Winchester Roller Skates. This ad has facts about wheels.

Bison's Friend! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Pencils:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Inks:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Buffalo Jones
Synopsis:
A short history of the life of Buffalo Jones.

Wagon-Wheel War (Table of Contents)

Nighthawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Paris
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Nighthawk; Deuce Devlin

It Happened Out West (Table of Contents)

No Foolin' / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Pencils:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Inks:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier

Boys! Girls! Have More Fun! (Table of Contents)

Pan-American Band Instruments / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a music aptitude test that lets boys and girls know what musical instrument is best for them.

Rodeo Queens (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Pencils:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Inks:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Earlene Nelson;Gloria Shiner; Lillian Cowan; Ora Mae Clark; Eve Wilken; Martha Ann Graham; Dolores Beutel; Dorothy Cude
Synopsis:
Highlights of the careers of some rodeo cowgirls.

Cowboy Flips Starring Sagebrush Sam (Table of Contents)

Sagebrush Sam / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sagebrush Sam; Lone Feather
Synopsis:
Instructions as follows: Cut out panels No. 1 and No. 2. Place No. 1 directly over No. 2. Then, Flip No. 1 rapidly up and down.

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A list of members of DC's advisory board plus a list of currently published comics. Thirty-one titles are listed.

From War-Whoop to Wigwag (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
Raymond Perry
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Doctor-Major Albert Myer; Lieutenant Alexander
Synopsis:
Two army officers develop the semaphore signaling system.

The Phantom of Gunsmoke Mesa (Table of Contents)

Cowboy Marshal / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Evans
Pencils:
Ed Smalle Jr.
Inks:
Ed Smalle Jr.
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Evans' estate (Comics Buyers Guide June 15, 1990)

I want Scribbly! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Scribbly
Synopsis:
Ad for Scribbly #5.

Boys! Girls! Prizes Given (Table of Contents)

American Seed Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople to sell American Vegetable and Flower Seeds.

Learn Radio by Pacticing in Spare Time (Table of Contents)

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
J. E. Smith
Synopsis:
Correspondence school ad.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Rope 'Em Both, Partner! (Table of Contents)

Daisy BB Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Red Ryder; Little Beaver
Synopsis:
Ad for Daisy BB Guns.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wyoming Kid
  2. 1. Anytime's snapshot time!
    Kodak Verichrome FIlm
  3. 2. The Origin of the Wyoming Kid
    Wyoming Kid
  4. 3. High as a Kite
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  5. 4. Thrill to the Punch-Packed action of the fighting West!
    DC Comics
  6. 5. The Battle of Liberty Hill
    Rodeo Rick
  7. 6. Mule Sitter
  8. 7. Roller Skate Facts
    Winchester Roller Skates
  9. 8. Bison's Friend!
  10. 9. Wagon-Wheel War
    Nighthawk
  11. 10. It Happened Out West
    No Foolin'
  12. 11. Boys! Girls! Have More Fun!
    Pan-American Band Instruments
  13. 12. Rodeo Queens
  14. 13. Cowboy Flips Starring Sagebrush Sam
    Sagebrush Sam
  15. 14. Editorial Advisory Board
    DC Comics
  16. 15. From War-Whoop to Wigwag
  17. 16. The Phantom of Gunsmoke Mesa
    Cowboy Marshal
  18. 17. I want Scribbly!
    Scribbly
  19. 18. Boys! Girls! Prizes Given
    American Seed Company
  20. 19. Learn Radio by Pacticing in Spare Time
    National Radio Institute
  21. 20. Rope 'Em Both, Partner!
    Daisy BB Guns
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