(July-August 1950)

DC, 1950 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 (credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Hunters of the Whispering Gallery (Table of Contents)

King Faraday / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy

Three All-Star Cameras (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Kodak Cameras / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hunters of the Whispering Gallery! (Table of Contents)

King Faraday / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
King Faraday (intro)
Reprints:

Luke Appling (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["The badger, a member of the weasel family..."] (Table of Contents)

Young Buffalo Billy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Buffalo Billy
Synopsis:
Facts about the badger and prairie dog.

Indexer Notes

Printed on top half of page.

["For a real treat, kids, you can't beat Cracker Jack!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Appointment in Paris (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Vern Hastings

After the Atom Spies (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

"U. S." Royal; U. S. Royal Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Thundering out of America's most danger-filled days..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Jean & Theodore Grasser, Jr. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Popsicle Hall of Fame / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Free Prizes for Your Letters] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

3 Steps to Mr. Sandino (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Bob Lander
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy

Jimmy Saves a Life (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Roadmaster Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Guide for Treasure Hunters (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A group of deserters from the army of Cortes is pursued by Montezuma's Aztecs as they flee Mexico City.

["Our bunch all munch..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nestle's Crunch / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Jam in Jamaica (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Jim Kirby; Mr. Hines
Synopsis:
A secret agent encounters problems in Jamaica.

["During his explorations through the West..."] (Table of Contents)

Flag Facts / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Printed on top half of page.

Kids! Get This Swell Official League Baseball (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bazooka Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Buzzy Says Balance Your Fun Diet (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Buzzy; Susie; Wolfie
Synopsis:
Buzzy shows the importance of a balanced fun diet.

Mystery of the Highland Queen! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy

Reunion at the Rustlers (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dream Pirate (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
Illustrated poem.
Reprints:

Be King of the Road with this Great Bike! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Columbia Bicycles / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["The one and only Superman is still America's most talked-about comics magazine character!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Kids! Get This Mysterious Navajo Treasure Ring (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Peter Pan Peanut Butter / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hunters of the Whispering Gallery
    King Faraday
  2. 1. Three All-Star Cameras
    Kodak Cameras
  3. 2. Hunters of the Whispering Gallery!
    King Faraday
  4. 3. Luke Appling
    Wheaties
  5. 4. ["The badger, a member of the weasel family..."]
    Young Buffalo Billy
  6. 5. ["For a real treat, kids, you can't beat Cracker Jack!"]
    Cracker Jack
  7. 6. Appointment in Paris
  8. 7. After the Atom Spies
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  9. 8. ["Thundering out of America's most danger-filled days..."]
    Feature Films Magazine
  10. 9. Jean & Theodore Grasser, Jr.
    The Popsicle Hall of Fame
  11. 10. [Free Prizes for Your Letters]
    King Faraday
  12. 11. 3 Steps to Mr. Sandino
  13. 12. Jimmy Saves a Life
    Roadmaster Bicycles
  14. 13. Guide for Treasure Hunters
  15. 14. ["Our bunch all munch..."]
    Nestle's Crunch
  16. 15. Jam in Jamaica
  17. 16. ["During his explorations through the West..."]
    Flag Facts
  18. 17. Kids! Get This Swell Official League Baseball
    Bazooka Bubble Gum
  19. 18. Buzzy Says Balance Your Fun Diet
    Buzzy
  20. 19. Mystery of the Highland Queen!
  21. 20. Reunion at the Rustlers
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  22. 21. Dream Pirate
  23. 22. Be King of the Road with this Great Bike!
    Columbia Bicycles
  24. 23. ["The one and only Superman is still America's most talked-about comics magazine character!"]
    Superman
  25. 24. Kids! Get This Mysterious Navajo Treasure Ring
    Peter Pan Peanut Butter
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