(July-August 1949)

DC, 1948 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (editor); Jack Schiff (asst); Murray Boltinoff (art); George Kashdan (story)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wyoming Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Make mine snapshots! (Table of Contents)

Kodak Verichrome Film / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A black and white ad for color film.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Texas Volunteers (Table of Contents)

Wyoming Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

Kids! Make This Chiquita Banana Cloth Doll (Table of Contents)

Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Chiquita Banana
Synopsis:
Get a cloth cut out that can be sewn to make a Chiquita Banana cloth doll. Available for 10 cents and a Kellogg's Corn Flakes box top.

Captain Tootsie and the Mysterious Plan (Table of Contents)

Captain Tootsie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
C. C. Beck
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
CT-2

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Tootsie
Synopsis:
Ad for Tootsie Rolls, Tootsie Pops and Tootsie Fudge.

The Two-Gun Dude of Deadwood (Table of Contents)

Rodeo Rick / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Evans
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Evans' estate (Comics Buyers Guide June 15, 1990)

Focusing on the Firebug (Table of Contents)

U.S. Royal with His Jet-Propelled Bike; U.S. Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino [as Plastino] (signed)
Inks:
Al Plastino [as Plastino] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
U.S. Royal

River Rescue (Table of Contents)

Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
R. C.; Quickie

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

Tunnel of Terror (Table of Contents)

Nighthawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Millard
Pencils:
Charles Paris
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

It's "Flaphappy" (Table of Contents)

Post Grape-Nuts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for the flaphappy, kite-like toy available for 15 cents and a box top from Post's Grape-Nuts or Grape-Nuts Flakes breakfast cereal.

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A list of the members of DC's advisory board plus a list of currently published comics. Thirty-one titles are listed.

Do You Want Spending Money? (Table of Contents)

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople for plastic motto plaques.

Thrills, Chills & Spills (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Article about Rodeos.

The Official Bubble Gum of Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey Circus (Table of Contents)

Bazooka Bubble Gum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for premiums available from Bazooka Bubble Gum.

The treasure beneath the Plains (Table of Contents)

Cowboy Marshal / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Smalle Jr.
Inks:
Ed Smalle Jr.
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
western-frontier

Lost in the Woods (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Popsicle Pete / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Glanckoff
Inks:
Sam Glanckoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Popsicle Pete

Romantic as an Arizona sunset (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
romance; western-frontier
Characters:
Jimmy Wakely; Wanda McKay
Synopsis:
Ad for Romance Trail #1.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.
Cover shown in this ad is a line-drawn version of the photo cover that appears on the actual comic.

Escaped Bear...and a Bare Escape! (Table of Contents)

Another Jim Wise P-F Story / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jim Wise
Synopsis:
Ad for P-F Canvas shoes made by B. F. Goodrich and Hood Rubber Co.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wyoming Kid
  2. 1. Make mine snapshots!
    Kodak Verichrome Film
  3. 2. The Texas Volunteers
    Wyoming Kid
  4. 3. Kids! Make This Chiquita Banana Cloth Doll
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  5. 4. Captain Tootsie and the Mysterious Plan
    Captain Tootsie
  6. 5. The Two-Gun Dude of Deadwood
    Rodeo Rick
  7. 6. Focusing on the Firebug
    U.S. Royal with His Jet-Propelled Bike; U.S. Bike Tires
  8. 7. River Rescue
    Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  9. 8. Tunnel of Terror
    Nighthawk
  10. 9. It's "Flaphappy"
    Post Grape-Nuts
  11. 10. Editorial Advisory Board
    DC Comics
  12. 11. Do You Want Spending Money?
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. Thrills, Chills & Spills
  14. 13. The Official Bubble Gum of Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey Circus
    Bazooka Bubble Gum
  15. 14. The treasure beneath the Plains
    Cowboy Marshal
  16. 15. Lost in the Woods
    Adventures of Popsicle Pete
  17. 16. Romantic as an Arizona sunset
    Romance Trail
  18. 17. Escaped Bear...and a Bare Escape!
    Another Jim Wise P-F Story
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