(April-May 1956)

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:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

A Wagon for Dragon! (Table of Contents)

Peter Panda / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Peter Panda; Dronald Dragon

A Wagon for Dragon! (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; Jimmy; Jane; Dronald Dragon
Synopsis:
Jimmy and Jane find a note in a bottle asking for help, and they go with Peter to help a rhyming dragon whose wagon is stuck on Marshmallow Hill.

A Lirrle Preview (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sheldon Mayer ?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

house ad in strip form for The Three Mouseketeers (DC, 1956 series) #1, on sale January 19

Too Much Pumpkin! (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; Mother Goose; Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater; Mrs. Peter Peter; Cinderella; Prince Charming; the Three Beats; the Old Woman who Lived in a Shoe
Synopsis:
Peter and Mother Goose convince Cinderella to give her pumpkin coach to Mr. and Mrs. Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater to live in.

It's Fun to Belong! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs
Synopsis:
Binky offers a solution for summer boredom.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Music Lesson! (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
Synopsis:
Jimmy would rather use his new violin as a bow and arrow instead of learning music.

The Forgotten Pheasant (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Philbert Pheasant; Floaty-Floaty Duck

A Whale of a Tale! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Stanley
Synopsis:
Stanley's friends try to scare him with a fake whale when he's out fishing.

Play Sea Shells (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
matching game

Call to Colors! (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; Chubby Chameleon
Synopsis:
Peter tries to teach Chubby how to change colors.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Wagon for Dragon!
    Peter Panda
  2. 1. A Wagon for Dragon!
    Peter Panda
  3. 2. A Lirrle Preview
    The Three Mouseketeers
  4. 3. Too Much Pumpkin!
    Peter Panda
  5. 4. It's Fun to Belong!
    Binky
  6. 5. The Music Lesson!
    Peter Panda
  7. 6. The Forgotten Pheasant
  8. 7. A Whale of a Tale!
    Stanley the Timid Scarecrow
  9. 8. Play Sea Shells
  10. 9. Call to Colors!
    Peter Panda
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