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(October-November 1958)

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

A Visit to Neptune! (Table of Contents)

Peter Panda / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
Jack Adler
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
children
Characters:
Peter Panda; Janie Jones; Jimmy Jones; King Neptune
Keywords:
underwater

Long Live the King (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Peter Panda; Jimmy Jones; Janie Jones; King Neptune; Octo
Synopsis:
Jimmy unties the float where he and Jane and Peter are relaxing, and they drift out to sea, where they are taken down to King Neptune's underwater city and Jimmy is taught a lesson.
Keywords:
Davy Jones' Locker; underwater

A Weighty Problem (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Freddy Frog; Oliver Otter; Felicia Frog; Olivia Otter; Dukey Duck

One Easy Lesson (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Peter Panda; Dronald Dragon; Janie Jones; Jimmy Jones
Synopsis:
Jimmy makes a set of wings so that Dronald can learn to fly, but things don't work out.

["I've been looking for you everywhere, Goldilocks!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Peter Panda; Goldilocks; Foxy Dan; Three Bears [Mama Bear; Papa Bear; Baby Bear]
Synopsis:
Peter and Goldilocks have been invited to have dinner with the Three Bears, but Foxy Dan plans to take their place.
Keywords:
fairy tales

How to Spend a Summer Week! (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
Synopsis:
Binky's friend misses out on lots of summer fun by finding excuses not to do anything.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated August 1953.

Standing Guard (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
19

Genre:
children
Characters:
Stanley Scarecrow; Pop Scarecrow; Mister Crow
Synopsis:
Stanley's dad suggests that he start small by protecting just a bushel of corn from the crows, but a crow tricks Stanley and eats it all.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Visit to Neptune!
    Peter Panda
  2. 1. Long Live the King
    Peter Panda
  3. 2. A Weighty Problem
  4. 3. One Easy Lesson
    Peter Panda
  5. 4. ["I've been looking for you everywhere, Goldilocks!"]
    Peter Panda
  6. 5. How to Spend a Summer Week!
    Binky
  7. 6. Standing Guard
    Stanley the Timid Scarecrow
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold