(June-July 1951)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie

Top Value in America's Top Comics! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
various (illustrations)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; house ad for DC comics

["Phooey! Bah! Broke again!"] (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie
Synopsis:
Wolfie thinks he has tricked Peter inro buying a fake flying carpet, but then Peter convinces Wolfie that the carpet really can fly.

[Keyword: Feline] (Table of Contents)

Word Hunt / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel ?
Pencils:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel ?

Indexer Notes

word puzzle

["Aah! Just what I've been waiting for!"] (Table of Contents)

The Tortoise and the Hare / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Throckmorton Tortoise; Harry Hare
Synopsis:
Throckmorton invents a new kind of nutcracker in order to win a prize, and Harry tries to steal it so he can claim the prize himself.

["Look, Roly! Here comes Danny Dummox with a big jar of jam!"] (Table of Contents)

Roly and Poly / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Roly; Poly; Danny Dummox
Synopsis:
Roly and Poly try to trick Danny Dummox out of his jam, but they wind up in big trouble.

["This is awful! I can't think up a new way of swindling that dope..."] (Table of Contents)

J. Rufus Lion / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howie Post ?
Inks:
Howie Post ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
J. Rufus Lion; Mortimer Ratt
Synopsis:
Rufus makes a bet that he can go without talking for a whole day and Mortimer is determined to make him lose.

["Hey, Winky! Look at the funny horn I found..."] (Table of Contents)

Pinky and Winky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Pinky; Winky
Synopsis:
Pinky finds a snake charmer's horn and comes up with a new way to make some money.

Captain Tootsie to the Rescue (Table of Contents)

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Schreiber
Inks:
Bill Schreiber
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Captain Tootsie and his friends save Farmer Brown and his wife from a flood.

Play "Kangaroo" (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

word puzzle

Opportunity Knocks (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Aw, c'mon, Pooch! Lend me five dollars, huh?"] (Table of Contents)

Puss 'n' Ppoch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Puss; Pooch
Synopsis:
Puss draws a fake treasure map but of course it somehow leads to a real treasure.

Know Your Country! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; superhero
Characters:
Superboy [also appears as Clark Kent]
Synopsis:
Superboy convinces Clark's friends that they should be open to learning about other cultures.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Peter Porkchops
  2. 1. Top Value in America's Top Comics!
  3. 2. ["Phooey! Bah! Broke again!"]
    Peter Porkchops
  4. 3. [Keyword: Feline]
    Word Hunt
  5. 4. ["Aah! Just what I've been waiting for!"]
    The Tortoise and the Hare
  6. 5. ["Look, Roly! Here comes Danny Dummox with a big jar of jam!"]
    Roly and Poly
  7. 6. ["This is awful! I can't think up a new way of swindling that dope..."]
    J. Rufus Lion
  8. 7. ["Hey, Winky! Look at the funny horn I found..."]
    Pinky and Winky
  9. 8. Captain Tootsie to the Rescue
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  10. 9. Play "Kangaroo"
  11. 10. Opportunity Knocks
    Peter Porkchops
  12. 11. ["Aw, c'mon, Pooch! Lend me five dollars, huh?"]
    Puss 'n' Ppoch
  13. 12. Know Your Country!
    Superboy
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