(April-May 1951)

DC, 1947 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, 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)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Tomahawk (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bruno Premiani
Inks:
Bruno Premiani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Tomahawk #4

The Ice Show Gang (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Evans
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

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

Royal Stars of Sports and Movies Free of Extra Cost! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Royal Desserts

"Let's Go in and Hear our Fortunes!" (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Fleer Dubble Bubble Gum; occupies top 1/2 of page

"It's Starting to Rain!" (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Occupies bottom 1/2 of page

I Broke the Sweetest Racket in the World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Now... Write Secret Messages in the Dark and Erase with Light!!!! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (partial)

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Straight Arrow's Gold Colored Plastic Rite a Lite Arrowhead from Nabisco Shredded Wheat

History of Detective Mystery (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Edgar Allan Poe

Indexer Notes

Occupies top 2/3 of page

Our Bunch All Munch Nestlé's Crunch (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Nestlé's Crunch; occupies bottom 1/3 of page

The Invisible Bank Robbers! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

"Your line of fortune tells me you are about to have lots of good luck!" (Table of Contents)

Beware the Rackets / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Occupies top 2/3 of page

Thrilling for Features and Fun! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Columbia bicycles from The Westfield Manufacturing Company; occupies bottom 1/3 of page

The Universe is the Limit! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for Mystery in Space #1

Death Takes the Lead! (Table of Contents)

A Casebook Mystery / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents)

credits / pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

List of people serving on the board and list of titles being published

Slow Suicide (Table of Contents)

The Grapevine / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Captain Tootsie in the North Woods (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Schreiber
Pencils:
Bill Schreiber
Inks:
Bill Schreiber
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Tootsie Roll

Appointment with Death! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Evans
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

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

Draw Me! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Art Instruction, Inc.

Human Rights for All! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
?

Characters:
Superman

Win Official National Rifle Association Medals With Your Daisy (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (partial)

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Daisy Air Rifles from Daisy Manufacturing Company

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Tomahawk
  3. 2. The Ice Show Gang
  4. 3. Royal Stars of Sports and Movies Free of Extra Cost!
  5. 4. "Let's Go in and Hear our Fortunes!"
  6. 5. "It's Starting to Rain!"
    Casey the Cop
  7. 6. I Broke the Sweetest Racket in the World
  8. 7. Now... Write Secret Messages in the Dark and Erase with Light!!!!
  9. 8. History of Detective Mystery
  10. 9. Our Bunch All Munch Nestlé's Crunch
  11. 10. The Invisible Bank Robbers!
  12. 11. "Your line of fortune tells me you are about to have lots of good luck!"
    Beware the Rackets
  13. 12. Thrilling for Features and Fun!
  14. 13. The Universe is the Limit!
  15. 14. Death Takes the Lead!
    A Casebook Mystery
  16. 15. Editorial Advisory Board
  17. 16. Slow Suicide
    The Grapevine
  18. 17. Captain Tootsie in the North Woods
  19. 18. Appointment with Death!
  20. 19. Draw Me!
  21. 20. Human Rights for All!
  22. 21. Win Official National Rifle Association Medals With Your Daisy
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