(June-July 1956)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1956-04-22
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)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sugar & Spike / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Spike Wilson; Sugar Plumm; Peg Wilson (partial)
Reprints

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

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Photo Finish (Table of Contents: 2)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
Sheldon Mayer ?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Spike Wilson; Sugar Plumm; Barbara Plumm
Synopsis
Sugar's mom hires a photographer but Sugar is afraid of the camera and Spike tries to protect her by spoiling every shot.
Reprints
Keywords
photography

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly - Some puddle!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Pete
Reprints

"Wings" Winchester Stops a Robbery (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Winchester Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Return of Uncle Charley (Table of Contents: 5)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
Sheldon Mayer ?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Sugar Plumm; Spike Wilson; Uncle Charley; Barbara Plumm; Peg Wilson
Synopsis
Uncle Charley brings a toy fire truck for Sugar but he ends up in the corner with the kids.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Spike at Home (Table of Contents: 8)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
Sheldon Mayer ?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Spike Wilson; Peg Wilson
Synopsis
Spike's mom tries to teach her new parrot to talk, but it picks up Spike's baby talk instead.
Reprints

Sugar at Home (Table of Contents: 9)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
Sheldon Mayer ?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Sugar Plumm; Barbara Plumm
Synopsis
Sugar helps her mom get rid of a vacuum cleaner salesman.
Reprints

The Big Toy Mystery (Table of Contents: 10)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
Sheldon Mayer ?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Spike Wilson; Sugar Plumm
Synopsis
Spike gets a tricycle but they can't figure out how it works.
Reprints

Pint-Size Pin-Ups (Table of Contents: 11)

Sugar & Spike / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Sugar Plumm; Spike Wilson
Synopsis
paper doll page
Reprints

Indexer Notes

outfits submitted by Gail Delgado; Diane Snapinn; Bobby Carroll; Arline Burns; Billy Thompson; Jimmy Dean

Keep Your Camera Clicking (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (illustration)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

illustration is of Sugar & Spike though story isn't about them

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

Jackie Gleason and the Honeymooners / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

How to Play Loozum (Table of Contents: 14)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
Sheldon Mayer ?

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Sugar Plumm; Spike Wilson; Peg Wilson; Barbara Plumm
Synopsis
Sugar teaches Spike that the only way to get to play with the toys in the department store is to lose your parents first.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Do It Yourself Comic Page! / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Sheldon Mayer

Reprints

Binky Presents "Pioneers of 1976!" (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs
Synopsis
Binky gets the kids to see that they too might be able to make important scientific discoveries in the future.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

100 Autos, Buses & Trucks / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Movyland Studios; Dean Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sugar & Spike
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  3. 2. Photo Finish
    Sugar & Spike
  4. 3. ["Golly - Some puddle!"]
    Little Pete
  5. 4. "Wings" Winchester Stops a Robbery
    Winchester Roller Skates
  6. 5. The Return of Uncle Charley
    Sugar & Spike
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. Spike at Home
    Sugar & Spike
  10. 9. Sugar at Home
    Sugar & Spike
  11. 10. The Big Toy Mystery
    Sugar & Spike
  12. 11. Pint-Size Pin-Ups
    Sugar & Spike
  13. 12. Keep Your Camera Clicking
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jackie Gleason and the Honeymooners
  15. 14. How to Play Loozum
    Sugar & Spike
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Do It Yourself Comic Page!
  17. 16. Binky Presents "Pioneers of 1976!"
    Binky
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    100 Autos, Buses & Trucks
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Movyland Studios; Dean Studios
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