(August-September 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

All at Sea! (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
Keywords:
seahorse; swordfish; underwater

All at Sea! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Peter Panda; Jimmy; Janie; King Neptune; Willie the Whale
Synopsis:
King Neptune helps find Jimmy's lost toy sailboat.
Reprints:
Keywords:
underwater

Gains Fame in Race with Flame (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun! (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

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

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Later appears in DC comics published in August 1959.

The Sad Circus! (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; Janie; Jimmy; P. T. Bingling; Mabel the Elephant
Synopsis:
Peter and the kids travel to a South Seas island to retrieve leaves from the Tum-Tum Tree which will cure Mabel the circus elephant.
Keywords:
circus; helicopter

["Does it hurt much, Crow?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Can you rapidly repeat this sentence five times?"] (Table of Contents)

Fun Shop / activity / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

fun facts, puzzles and games

Surprise Attack! (Table of Contents)

Stanley the Timid Scarecrow / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Stanley Scarecrow; Pop Scarecrow
Synopsis:
Stanley uses dynamite to foil a crow invasion of the farm.

["Two of these pictures are identical!"] (Table of Contents)

Find the Twins / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

matching puzzle

The Brave Bear (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

Sheep Ahoy! (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; Little Bo-Peep; Foxy Dan
Synopsis:
Peter helps Little Bo-Peep find her sheep, which have been stolen by Foxy Dan.
Keywords:
nursery rhymes

[no title indexed] (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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. All at Sea!
    Peter Panda
  2. 1. All at Sea!
    Peter Panda
  3. 2. Gains Fame in Race with Flame
    Jim Wise; P-F Canvas Shoes
  4. 3. Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun!
    Peter Porkchops
  5. 4. The Sad Circus!
    Peter Panda
  6. 5. ["Does it hurt much, Crow?"]
    The Fox and the Crow
  7. 6. ["Can you rapidly repeat this sentence five times?"]
    Fun Shop
  8. 7. Surprise Attack!
    Stanley the Timid Scarecrow
  9. 8. ["Two of these pictures are identical!"]
    Find the Twins
  10. 9. The Brave Bear
  11. 10. Sheep Ahoy!
    Peter Panda
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Dotto Zoo
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