(April-May 1950)

DC, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
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
Reprints:

The Siege of Prairie City (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
western-frontier

["Be the first in the stampede for this Straight Arrow good luck ring!"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Straight Arrow

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for a premium offered through purchase of Nabisco Shredded Wheat Cereal.

Superman's Code for Buddies (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jim; Tommy; Sam Levy

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with leading national social welfare and youth-serving organizations.

Rodeo Rick against Rodeo Rick (Table of Contents)

Rodeo Rick / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Cooke
Inks:
Tom Cooke
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

America's Favorite Funnyman (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks:
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

House ad for The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series) #2.

Hannibal Hawks, Telegrapher (Table of Contents)

Nighthawk / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ralph Mayo
Inks:
Ralph Mayo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

"Look at this!" (Table of Contents)

Sagebrush Sam / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Sagebrush Sam; Charlie; Doctor Millard

Junior Rodeo (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

The Greatest Marshal Who Ever Lived (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cactus Charlie's Surprise Cartoon! / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Pencils:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Cactus Charlie
Synopsis:
The reader is required to re-assemble pieces of a scrambled illustration to reveal a completed cartoon.

Fast Hands--Slow Death (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Smalle Jr.
Inks:
Ed Smalle Jr.
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
western-frontier

2 Great Western Stars in 2 Great Comics Magazines! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Dale Evans; Jimmy Wakely

Indexer Notes

House ad for Dale Evans Comics (DC, 1949 series) and Jimmy Wakely (DC, 1948 series).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wyoming Kid
  2. 1. The Siege of Prairie City
    Wyoming Kid
  3. 2. ["Be the first in the stampede for this Straight Arrow good luck ring!"]
  4. 3. Superman's Code for Buddies
    Superman
  5. 4. Rodeo Rick against Rodeo Rick
    Rodeo Rick
  6. 5. America's Favorite Funnyman
    Bob Hope
  7. 6. Hannibal Hawks, Telegrapher
    Nighthawk
  8. 7. "Look at this!"
    Sagebrush Sam
  9. 8. Junior Rodeo
  10. 9. The Greatest Marshal Who Ever Lived
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Cactus Charlie's Surprise Cartoon!
  12. 11. Fast Hands--Slow Death
    Cowboy Marshal
  13. 12. 2 Great Western Stars in 2 Great Comics Magazines!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
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