(August-September 1952)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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 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:
?

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

It's Smart to Check-- And Doublecheck! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; published in cooperation with leading national social welfare and youth-serving organizations

["What are you doing, runt?"] (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

[Top Speed Stops Spy] (Table of Contents)

Jim Wise: P-F Flyers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

["I sure wish we could go to the movies!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Roly; Poly

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops Fun Shop / activity / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

puzzles and quizzes

["We're playing against each other this afternoon, Harry!"] (Table of Contents)

The Tortoise and the Hare / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Harry Hare; Throckmorton Tortoise

["Today we're going to have a contest!"] (Table of Contents)

Double Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson [as Ray T]
Inks:
Ray Thompson [as Ray T]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

word puzzle

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Scrambled Squares / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["This is going too far!"] (Table of Contents)

Dizzy Dog / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sheldon Mayer ?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Dizzy Dog; McSnurtle the Turtle; Amster the Hamster

The Goat Getter (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Hello Nip! What are you doing?"] (Table of Contents)

Nip and Chip / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Nip; Chip
Synopsis:
Chip pretends to be Nip's rich Uncle Boppo from Kalamazoo, but then the real Uncle Boppo shows up unexpectedly.

Some of Superman's Best Friends Are Squirrels! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Superman; Nutsy Squirrel

Indexer Notes

house ad for Peter Porkchops (DC, 1949 series) #18, Hollywood Funny Folks (DC, 1950 series) #49, and The Fox and the Crow (DC, 1952 series) #6

The Secret of Treasure Cave! (Table of Contents)

Gray Shadow; Wilson Chemical / advertisement / pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson [as R T]
Inks:
Ray Thompson [as R T]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Gray Shadow; Spike
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Peter Porkchops
  2. 1. It's Smart to Check-- And Doublecheck!
    Superman
  3. 2. ["What are you doing, runt?"]
    Peter Porkchops
  4. 3. [Top Speed Stops Spy]
    Jim Wise: P-F Flyers
  5. 4. ["I sure wish we could go to the movies!"]
    Roly and Poly
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Peter Porkchops Fun Shop
  7. 6. ["We're playing against each other this afternoon, Harry!"]
    The Tortoise and the Hare
  8. 7. ["Today we're going to have a contest!"]
    Double Bubble
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Scrambled Squares
  10. 9. ["This is going too far!"]
    Dizzy Dog
  11. 10. The Goat Getter
  12. 11. ["Hello Nip! What are you doing?"]
    Nip and Chip
  13. 12. Some of Superman's Best Friends Are Squirrels!
  14. 13. The Secret of Treasure Cave!
    Gray Shadow; Wilson Chemical
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Bob Hughes