(May-June 1951)

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; Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff; George Kashdan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Girl Who Was Chief (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier

These Top Favorites Plus 23 Other Great Comics Magazines... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
various (see individual listings for cover art credit)
Inks:
various (see individual listings for cover art credit)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; crime; superhero; teen; western-frontier
Characters:
Superman; Mutt; Jeff; Batman; Robin; Wonder Woman; Superboy; Mr. District Attorney; Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow; Bob Hope; Dale Evans; Tomahawk; Judy; Oogie
Synopsis:
Ads for Superman #70, Mutt & Jeff #51, Batman #64, Wonder Woman #47, Superboy #14, Mr. District Attorney #21, Real Screen Comics #38, Adaventures of Bob Hope #8, Gang Busters #21, Dale Evans Comics #17, Tomahawk #5 and A Date with Judy #22.
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Girl Who Was Chief (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier

Danger in the Deep (Table of Contents)

R. C. and Quickie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
R. C.; Quickie
Synopsis:
Ad for Royal Crown Cola.

Black Hawk (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Al McLean
Pencils:
Al McLean
Inks:
Al McLean
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al McLean

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
A summary of the exploits of Chief Black Hawk.

The Hit of the Lot (Table of Contents)

Nestle's Crunch / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Neddy Nestle
Synopsis:
Candy ad.

The Tenderfoot Tomahawk (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier

["We're lost!"] (Table of Contents)

Fleer's Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Thompson
Pencils:
Ray Thompson
Inks:
Ray Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Thompson

Synopsis:
Bubble gum ad.

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents)

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-three tales are listed.

Get It Off Your Chest! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Buzzy

Signs and Trail Marks (Table of Contents)

Indian Album / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sol Harrison
Pencils:
Sol Harrison
Inks:
Sol Harrison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Instructions for reading trail signs.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

How to Make a Tom Tom (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sol Harrison
Pencils:
Sol Harrison
Inks:
Sol Harrison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Instructions for making an aunthentic drum and drum beaters.

The Legend of Indian Summer (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Arrow Maker / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr (signed)
Inks:
Leonard Starr (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Sam Bass (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Al McLean
Pencils:
Al McLean
Inks:
Al McLean
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al McLean

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Sam Bass
Synopsis:
Some highlights of the life of Sam Bass.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Ride a Bike -- It's Fun! (Table of Contents)

Bendix Coaster Brake / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a bicycle brake.

The Perfect Fighting Machine...the Plains Indian! (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Morris Waldinger
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Fighting skills of the plains Indians.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indian Weapons & Tactics (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
David Kahn
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
Raymond Perry
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis:
Article about the fighting skills of the Blackfeet Indians.

The Ghost Ship of Crooked Arrow Lake (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier

["Chief Ugwa is here to smoke peace pipe with you!"] (Table of Contents)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Chief Hot Foot; Chief Ugwa
Synopsis:
The chief uses soap instead of tobacco in the peace pipe.

Charlie Wild in a Train Accident (Table of Contents)

Charlie Wild / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Lou Fine
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Charlie Wild
Synopsis:
Ad for Wildroot Cream-Oil.

Four New Stars BLaze a Flaming Trail Across Western Skies! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane; Carmine Infantino; Alex Toth; Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Gil Kane; Joe Giella; Alex Toth; Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Trigger Twins; Don Caballero; Roving Ranger; Strong Bow
Synopsis:
Ad for All-Star Western #58 (first issue).

Exciting News! (Table of Contents)

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Daisy Air Rifles plus an announcement that Daisy owners can become junior members of the National Rifle Association.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Sabotaging the Saboteurs (Table of Contents)

U. S. Royal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
U. S. Royal
Synopsis:
Ad for U. S. Royal Bicycle Tires.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Girl Who Was Chief
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. These Top Favorites Plus 23 Other Great Comics Magazines...
  3. 2. The Girl Who Was Chief
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. Danger in the Deep
    R. C. and Quickie
  5. 4. Black Hawk
  6. 5. The Hit of the Lot
    Nestle's Crunch
  7. 6. The Tenderfoot Tomahawk
    Tomahawk
  8. 7. ["We're lost!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  9. 8. Editorial Advisory Board
  10. 9. Get It Off Your Chest!
    Buzzy
  11. 10. Signs and Trail Marks
    Indian Album
  12. 11. How to Make a Tom Tom
  13. 12. The Legend of Indian Summer
    Tales of the Arrow Maker
  14. 13. Sam Bass
  15. 14. Ride a Bike -- It's Fun!
    Bendix Coaster Brake
  16. 15. The Perfect Fighting Machine...the Plains Indian!
  17. 16. Indian Weapons & Tactics
  18. 17. The Ghost Ship of Crooked Arrow Lake
    Tomahawk
  19. 18. ["Chief Ugwa is here to smoke peace pipe with you!"]
    Chief Hot Foot
  20. 19. Charlie Wild in a Train Accident
    Charlie Wild
  21. 20. Four New Stars BLaze a Flaming Trail Across Western Skies!
  22. 21. Exciting News!
    Daisy Air Rifles
  23. 22. Sabotaging the Saboteurs
    U. S. Royal
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner