(May 1956)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of April, June, Oct., and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual); Murray Boltinoff; George Kashdan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Silent Rifles! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter
Reprints:
Keywords:
American Revolution

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

"Fearless" Fettle -- Daredevil (Table of Contents: 2)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Tim Fettle
Synopsis:
When a famous daredevil suddenly develops a fear of heights, Tomahawk helps him regain his career, and in return he helps Tomahawk on a diplomatic mission to an Indian tribe.
Reprints:

["Quick, Doc, you've got to come with me."] (Table of Contents: 3)

Buck Skinner / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Get Your Ticket to the Treasury of Books! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Superman introduces a group of boys and girls to the public library.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Though we briefly credited Wayne Boring with the Superman figures, due to an error report from Keith Chandler, the consensus of the members of the GCD Main list was that Mortimer was swiping or imitating Boring.

The Indian Pioneers (Table of Contents: 6)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Gray Wolf; Thunder Cloud
Synopsis:
Tomahawk helps a peaceful tribe of Indians who are planning to resettle farther west.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

America's Most Amazing Indian (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jeb Malloy]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry (illustration)
Inks:
Raymond Perry (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["Quick! Open up the gates!"] (Table of Contents: 9)

Sagebrush Sam / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Silent Rifles! (Table of Contents: 11)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter
Synopsis:
Tomahawk and Dan have to secretly get a shipment of ammunition past the British troops.
Keywords:
American Revolution

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Davy to the Rescue! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Silent Rifles!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. "Fearless" Fettle -- Daredevil
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. ["Quick, Doc, you've got to come with me."]
    Buck Skinner
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  6. 5. Get Your Ticket to the Treasury of Books!
    Superman
  7. 6. The Indian Pioneers
    Tomahawk
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  9. 8. America's Most Amazing Indian
  10. 9. ["Quick! Open up the gates!"]
    Sagebrush Sam
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. The Silent Rifles!
    Tomahawk
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  15. 14. Davy to the Rescue!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gene Reed
  • James Zee
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner