(September-October 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:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credit); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age US; Saddle-Stitched; Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Wakely / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Theda and Emerson Hall (photo)
Inks:
Theda and Emerson Hall (photo)
Colors:
Theda and Emerson Hall (photo)
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Cover photo credit is given on contents page and reads: Cover Photograph in Color by Theda and Emerson Hall from Globe.

You see your picture before you snap (Table of Contents)

Kodak Duraflex Camera / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Kodak cameras.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Contents Page (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Wakely / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Keywords:
celebrity

The Cowboy Swordsman (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Wakely / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jimmy Wakely
Keywords:
celebrity

Stan Musial 1948 Big League Batting Champion (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Stan Musial
Synopsis:
Highlights of Stan Musial's baseball career copled with a Wheaties ad.

[Out of the old west...] (Table of Contents)

All-American Western / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Johnny Thunder
Synopsis:
Ad for All-American Western #109.

Jinx Town Lives Again (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Wakely / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks:
Frank Giacoia (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jimmy Wakely
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Originally attributed to Joe Giella. Frank Giacoia credit from GCD error report by Martin Volkhammer July 2008.

Kids! Play Movies! (Table of Contents)

Kellogg's Variety / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for premiums available on cereal boxes and the bottom of the tray of Kellogg's Variety Pack.

A Superman DC Publication Means the Best in Westerns (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Win Mortimer; Howard Sherman
Inks:
Win Mortimer; Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Dale Evans; Wyoming Kid
Synopsis:
Ad for Dale Evans Comics #7 and Western Comics #11. On sale everywhere.

Indexer Notes

The Dale Evans cover in the ad is a line-drawn version of the photo cover that appears on the actual comic.

Marauders at Moon Bow (Table of Contents)

Kit Colby, Girl Sheriff / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Yippee...Western Fans! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Wild West Cards are available for 5 cents and a Bazooka wrapper for each set of 10 cards.

Smokey, the Fire-Preventing Bear Comes to the REscue of Peter Porkchops (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; Smokey

Indexer Notes

Pretty this is not THE Smokey the Bear.

The Sun-Dance of the Crow Indians (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints: show reprint note before migration

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 DC's advisory board plus a list of currently published comics. Thirty-three titles are listed.

Indexer Notes

Printed on top half of page.

Texas (Table of Contents)

Flag Facts / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Facts about the state of Texas.

Indexer Notes

Printed on bottom half of page.

Debt of Honor (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Wakely / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jimmy Wakely; Eddie Coe; Big Mike Carnes; Pete McGraw
Synopsis:
Jimmy pays a debt to a friend.
Keywords:
celebrity

The Treasures of Outcast Ridge (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Wakely / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jimmy Wakely; Mrs. Mears
Keywords:
celebrity

Romantic as an Arizona sunset (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance; western-frontier
Characters:
Jim Bannon; Nancy Saunders
Synopsis:
Ad for Romance Trail #2.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Look! A Free Comic Book! (Table of Contents)

Schwinn Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for bicycles made by Arnold, Schwinn & Company. Also a plug for the Schwinn Bicycle Book.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Wakely
  2. 1. You see your picture before you snap
    Kodak Duraflex Camera
  3. 2. Contents Page
    Jimmy Wakely
  4. 3. The Cowboy Swordsman
    Jimmy Wakely
  5. 4. Stan Musial 1948 Big League Batting Champion
    Wheaties
  6. 5. [Out of the old west...]
    All-American Western
  7. 6. Jinx Town Lives Again
    Jimmy Wakely
  8. 7. Kids! Play Movies!
    Kellogg's Variety
  9. 8. A Superman DC Publication Means the Best in Westerns
    DC Comics
  10. 9. Marauders at Moon Bow
    Kit Colby, Girl Sheriff
  11. 10. Yippee...Western Fans!
    Bazooka Bubble Gum
  12. 11. Smokey, the Fire-Preventing Bear Comes to the REscue of Peter Porkchops
    Peter Porkchops
  13. 12. The Sun-Dance of the Crow Indians
  14. 13. Editorial Advisory Board
    DC Comics
  15. 14. Texas
    Flag Facts
  16. 15. Debt of Honor
    Jimmy Wakely
  17. 16. The Treasures of Outcast Ridge
    Jimmy Wakely
  18. 17. Romantic as an Arizona sunset
    Romance Trail
  19. 18. Look! A Free Comic Book!
    Schwinn Bicycles
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  • Gene Reed
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