(April-May 1954)

DC, 1953 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 Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Land of the Vegetables (Table of Contents)

Peter Panda / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Peter Panda

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

Stuart Greetings, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Land of Vegetables! (Table of Contents)

Peter Panda / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Peter Panda; Jane; Jimmy; Judge Squash; Edgar the Eagle
Synopsis:
Jimmy and Jane don't like vegetables, so they are arrested by an army of carrots and brought to trial in the Land of Vegetables.

["P-s-s-st! Pud- Let's play a trick on Tim..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["With your pencil, darken every space containing a grain of magic sand..."] (Table of Contents)

Dickey Dusk / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

drawing puzzle

Buzzy's Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy
Characters:
Buzzy Brown

Indexer Notes

historical quiz; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Paging Mr. Wolf! (Table of Contents)

Stanley the Timid Scarecrow / comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Stanley Scarecrow; Pop Scarecrow; Big Bad Wolf
Synopsis:
Stanley is afraid of the wolf but at least it helps scare the crows away.

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

Squeekie!; Lady Wildroot Shampoo / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

A Lesson for Foxy Dan! (Table of Contents)

Peter Panda / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Peter Panda; Jimmy; Jane; Foxy Dan
Synopsis:
Foxy Dan tries to distract the others from their picnic so he can steal it.

Everybody -- But Everybody Is Crazy About the Fox and the Crow! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Fox and the Crow / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["With your pencil, connect all the dots beginning at 1..."] (Table of Contents)

Dotto Zoo / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Danny Dotto

Indexer Notes

connect-the-dots puzzle

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Three of a Kind! (Table of Contents)

Hop, Skip and Jump / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Hop; Skip; Jump; Mrs. Oriole
Synopsis:
Three identical frogs have trouble remembering which one is which, but they decide that it doesn't really matter.

Animal Kingdom (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

The Runaway Pony! (Table of Contents)

Peter Panda / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Peter Panda; Woody
Synopsis:
Peter meets a wooden horse who ran away from his carousel and now can't find his way back.

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

Science-Fiction Book Club / 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) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Land of the Vegetables
    Peter Panda
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  3. 2. The Land of Vegetables!
    Peter Panda
  4. 3. ["P-s-s-st! Pud- Let's play a trick on Tim..."]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  5. 4. ["With your pencil, darken every space containing a grain of magic sand..."]
    Dickey Dusk
  6. 5. Buzzy's Special Brotherhood Week Quiz
    Buzzy
  7. 6. Paging Mr. Wolf!
    Stanley the Timid Scarecrow
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Squeekie!; Lady Wildroot Shampoo
  9. 8. A Lesson for Foxy Dan!
    Peter Panda
  10. 9. Everybody -- But Everybody Is Crazy About the Fox and the Crow!
    The Fox and the Crow
  11. 10. ["With your pencil, connect all the dots beginning at 1..."]
    Dotto Zoo
  12. 11. Editorial Advisory Board
  13. 12. Three of a Kind!
    Hop, Skip and Jump
  14. 13. Animal Kingdom
  15. 14. The Runaway Pony!
    Peter Panda
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Science-Fiction Book Club
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
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