(November-December 1949)

DC, 1949 Series
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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; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

["Aha! The crystal ball says that you should beware..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie; Gazooba
Synopsis:
When Wolfie visits Gazooba the fortune-teller, he gets the idea to dress up as a fortune-teller himself. As Salami the Swami, he tries to trick Peter into giving him money, but it doesn't work.

All Aboard the DC Express! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

house ad for DC funny animal comics {Leading Screen Comics, Funny Stuff, Real Screen Comics, Animal Antics, Funny Folks, Comic Cavalcade}

["Yippee! I did it! It's all mine!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie
Synopsis:
When Peter is notified that he's won a $100 prize in a contest, Wolfie tries to figure out a way to collect the prize in Peter's place.

Spoiling the Gangsters' Scheme (Table of Contents)

U.S. Royal and his Jet-Propelled Bike; U.S. Royal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos ?
Inks:
George Roussos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
U.S. Royal

Indexer Notes

advertisement for U.S. Royal bicycle tires in sequential art form

["I'm awfully glad you could come to my picnic, Mr. Ant!"] (Table of Contents)

Goofy Goose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy Goose; Calvin Cow
Synopsis:
Goofy thinks it's "Be Kind to Insects Week" so Calvin tries to disguise himself as a bug to get something out of Goofy.

["Hmm...the old shack needs a little patching up in spots!"] (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Wolfie; Peter Porkchops
Synopsis:
Wolfie decides he'd rather live in Peter's house than fix up his own.

Heavenly Hammock (Table of Contents)

Ruff and Reddy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Ruff; Reddy
Synopsis:
The cat and dog fight over who is going to relax in the hammock they found.

Captain Tootsie Saves the Day! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Tootsie
Synopsis:
The neighborhood kids start a fire to get rid of the trash they collected, and Captain Tootsie has to save them so he can lecture them about fire safety.

Indexer Notes

advertisement for Tootsie Rolls candy

["By day the aardvark sleeps..."] (Table of Contents)

Little Stanley / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Little Stanley
Synopsis:
information about the aardvark and the gnu

Trouble or Nothing (Table of Contents)

Peter Porkchops / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

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

["Special Delivery package for Peter Porkchops!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie; Peter's aunt
Synopsis:
Wolfie tries to get Peter's baby-sitting job away from him, so Peter dresses up as the baby to get back at Wolfie.

Now! America's Favorite Radio Family (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
house ad for Ozzie and Harriet (DC, 1949 series) #1
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Peter Porkchops
  2. 1. ["Aha! The crystal ball says that you should beware..."]
    Peter Porkchops
  3. 2. All Aboard the DC Express!
  4. 3. ["Yippee! I did it! It's all mine!"]
    Peter Porkchops
  5. 4. Spoiling the Gangsters' Scheme
    U.S. Royal and his Jet-Propelled Bike; U.S. Royal
  6. 5. ["I'm awfully glad you could come to my picnic, Mr. Ant!"]
    Goofy Goose
  7. 6. ["Hmm...the old shack needs a little patching up in spots!"]
    Peter Porkchops
  8. 7. Heavenly Hammock
    Ruff and Reddy
  9. 8. Captain Tootsie Saves the Day!
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  10. 9. ["By day the aardvark sleeps..."]
    Little Stanley
  11. 10. Trouble or Nothing
    Peter Porkchops
  12. 11. ["Special Delivery package for Peter Porkchops!"]
    Peter Porkchops
  13. 12. Now! America's Favorite Radio Family
    Ozzie and Harriet
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