(June-July 1950)

DC, 1950 Series
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
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Miss Melody Lane of Broadway / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Melody Lane; Ed Sullivan (photo); Kathryn Grayson (photo); Eddie Cantor (photo); Jo Stafford (photo); Alan Dale (photo)

["You will always hit the bull's-eye..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["It's the toast of the town!"] (Table of Contents)

Miss Melody Lane of Broadway / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Oksner ?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner (signed)
Inks:
Bob Oksner (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Melody Lane; Larry Page; Ed Sullivan

Phil Rizzuto (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

King of the Mat (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Alan Dale (Table of Contents)

Spotlight On / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Wendy Winslow
Pencils:
? (illo)
Inks:
? (illo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; biography

Kathryn Grayson (Table of Contents)

Stars over Broadway / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Kathryn Grayson

["I can't understand why business isn't better!"] (Table of Contents)

Radio Beams / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Columbia / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

["You mean you have to think twice?"] (Table of Contents)

Miss Melody Lane of Broadway / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Oksner ?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Hi, Tony! Get ready for a nice big order!"] (Table of Contents)

Whitey Way / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor

Joseph Fisher, Washington, D.C. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Popsicle; The Popsicle Hall of Fame / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

["All right -- let's get the stage set!"] (Table of Contents)

Backstage Bits / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Beating the Broken Buckboard! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

"U. S." Royal; U. S. Royal Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["...And go directly there, Melody!"] (Table of Contents)

Miss Melody Lane of Broadway / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Oksner ?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

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

Shredded Ralston / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Fred Astaire Dance Studios Teach You the Rumba (Table of Contents)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

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

["Would you mind removing your hat, Miss?"] (Table of Contents)

Broadway Ha-Lights / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Nestle's Crunch / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A Bit of Disc and Data / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jay Emmett
Pencils:
? (illo)
Inks:
? (illo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

We Could Have Killed Him! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Ray-O-Vac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Oh, Sue! This is the happiest day of my life!"] (Table of Contents)

Miss Melody Lane of Broadway / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Oksner ?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Melody Lane; Larry Page; Eddie Cantor

Paul Weston; Jo Stafford (Table of Contents)

Meet... / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; biography

Mystic Wrist Kit (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nabisco Shredded Wheat; Straight Arrow / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Stagecoach Stick-Up (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Salute to the Boy Scouts of America (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Miss Melody Lane of Broadway
  2. 1. ["You will always hit the bull's-eye..."]
  3. 2. ["It's the toast of the town!"]
    Miss Melody Lane of Broadway
  4. 3. Phil Rizzuto
    Wheaties
  5. 4. King of the Mat
    Tootsie Roll; Captain Tootsie
  6. 5. Alan Dale
    Spotlight On
  7. 6. Kathryn Grayson
    Stars over Broadway
  8. 7. ["I can't understand why business isn't better!"]
    Radio Beams
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  10. 9. ["You mean you have to think twice?"]
    Miss Melody Lane of Broadway
  11. 10. ["Hi, Tony! Get ready for a nice big order!"]
    Whitey Way
  12. 11. Joseph Fisher, Washington, D.C.
    Popsicle; The Popsicle Hall of Fame
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Gum
  14. 13. ["All right -- let's get the stage set!"]
    Backstage Bits
  15. 14. Beating the Broken Buckboard!
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  16. 15. ["...And go directly there, Melody!"]
    Miss Melody Lane of Broadway
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Shredded Ralston
  18. 17. The Fred Astaire Dance Studios Teach You the Rumba
  19. 18. ["Would you mind removing your hat, Miss?"]
    Broadway Ha-Lights
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Nestle's Crunch
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    A Bit of Disc and Data
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  23. 22. We Could Have Killed Him!
    Ray-O-Vac
  24. 23. ["Oh, Sue! This is the happiest day of my life!"]
    Miss Melody Lane of Broadway
  25. 24. Paul Weston; Jo Stafford
    Meet...
  26. 25. Mystic Wrist Kit
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat; Straight Arrow
  27. 26. The Stagecoach Stick-Up
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  28. 27. A Salute to the Boy Scouts of America
    Batman; Superman
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Daisy B-B Guns
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Gene Reed
  • Peter Croome
  • Peter Bosch
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig