(February 1937)

DC, 1936 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (editor and publisher); Vincent A. Sullivan (associate editor); F. Whitney Ellsworth (associate editor)
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White (#9-47); Full Color (#48 onwards)
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#9-11); Glossy Covers (#12 onwards)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Eskimo catching African native while ice fishing.
Keywords:
Arctic; fish; fishing spear; ice; ice fishing; igloos; snow; stereotyping of African natives; stereotyping of Eskimos

["The February issue of New Adventure Comics sure packs a wallop..."] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

New Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.7 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[The Resbian Affair, Part 5] (Table of Contents: 3)

Sandra of the Secret Service / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
W. C. Brigham (signed)
Inks:
W. C. Brigham
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sandra; Lorenz; Major Gandy; Princess Yonda
Synopsis:
Sandra and Lorenz escape by plane. Major Gandy is in pursuit.

["Ah's traveled east of Suez. Ah's bin in Rio, too..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

Sam the Porter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Russell Cole [as Alger]

Genre:
humor

Big Prizes and Cash Profits! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The Crowell Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.3 page (report information)

["Henrietta sho' am mad!"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Pincus / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

A Snapshot in Bunkerland (Table of Contents: 7)

cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Russell Cole [as Alger]

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.17 page (report information)

[Prince of Patrania, Part 16] (Table of Contents: 9)

Spike Spalding / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[Episode 17] (Table of Contents: 10)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Locksley; Bois-Guilbert; Prince John

[The Ray of Life, Part 1] (Table of Contents: 11)

Dr. Occult / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel [as Leger]
Pencils:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Inks:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Dr. Occult; an unknown patient
Synopsis:
Occult deals with an unconscious patient and a luminous spectre who seems out to kill him in his sleep.

[Episode 8] (Table of Contents: 12)

The Three Musketeers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson ?
Pencils:
Sven Elven
Inks:
Sven Elven
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

Indexer Notes

adapted from the Alexandre Dumas novel

Sea Gold [Part 3] (Table of Contents: 13)

Captain Grim / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Nubbins; Tyner
Synopsis:
Nubbins and his crew of cutthroats discover a derelict ship and set off for the south Pacific.

["Here comes Pep Morgan again! I'll fix him-"] (Table of Contents: 14)

Pep Morgan / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel [as Fless]
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; sports

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

Fun Club / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Gold Gulch, Part 5] (Table of Contents: 16)

Pelion and Ossa / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Carney (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Carney (signed)
Inks:
Bill Carney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[The Menace of Little Wolf, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 17)

Buckskin Jim / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

last appearance

Fang Gow of China [Part 18] (Table of Contents: 18)

Barry O'Neill and Fang Gow of China / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson ?
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Fang Gow; LeGrand; Barry O'Neil; Dr. Bonfil
Synopsis:
The paralyzed Fang Gow demands LeGrand find a doctor to operate on him if he ever wants to see his daughter again.

[People of the Red Planet, Part 4] (Table of Contents: 19)

Mark Marson of the Interplanetary Police / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

["That the great fingered lizards of the age of dinosaurs had had thumbs..."] (Table of Contents: 20)

Just Suppose / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
H. C. Kiefer (signed)
Pencils:
H. C. Kiefer (signed)
Inks:
A. D. Kiefer (signed)
Colors:
? (red only)
Letters:
?

[The Bedouins, Part 17] (Table of Contents: 21)

Wing Brady / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Ali Ben Saad; Wing Brady; Lynn Harding; Ronelli (dies)
Synopsis:
Wing and Lynn escape from the Bedouins, taking Ali Ben Saad prisoner.

["Who is this guy Ripley, anyhow??"] (Table of Contents: 22)

Just Jokes / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Custer Livermore

Indexer Notes

Custer Livermore was Nicholson's treasurer.

["A Sunday in the city was something to look forward to..."] (Table of Contents: 23)

Thrilling True Stories / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Speed [as Richard B. Speed] (credited)
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["The surprise attack of Porgo's men..."] (Table of Contents: 24)

Brad Hardy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Brad Hardy; General Porgo; Lorraine; Kardos
Synopsis:
Brad battles Porgo in hand to hand to combat.

[The Holdup, Part 10] (Table of Contents: 25)

Along the Main Line / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[Alaskan Adventure, Part 4] (Table of Contents: 26)

Bob Merritt and His Flying Pals / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bob Merritt; Monk Mortin; Saunders
Synopsis:
Saunders escapes into a narrow cave, while Monk's men fire bullets after him.

[Captain Hale, Gun-Runner, Part 5] (Table of Contents: 27)

Midshipman Dewey / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Party Page / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Monica MacClane (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Worth-While Pictures to Watch For / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
I. W. Magovern
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Measurements (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Jay (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Jay (signed)
Inks:
Henry Jay (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[Kidnapped! Part 3] (Table of Contents: 31)

Little Linda / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; children

[In the Wilderness, Part 6] (Table of Contents: 32)

The Bradley Boys / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[Island Adventure, Part 8] (Table of Contents: 33)

Woozy Watts / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[The Secret Mine, Part 1] (Table of Contents: 34)

Jack Woods / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
W. C. Brigham
Inks:
W. C. Brigham
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

["The Magic Crystal reveals this time, to Bobby and Binks, events of the early centuries of the Christian era..."] (Table of Contents: 35)

The Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Pencils:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Bobby; Binks; Aleric the King of the Goths

[Part 7] (Table of Contents: 36)

Pirate Gold / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson ?
Pencils:
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks:
Sven Elven
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Captain Dennis; Jeff Roberts; Gregory Roberts

[Training Your Watch-Dog] (Table of Contents: 37)

Hubert / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[The Dan Bowers Case, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 38)

Radio Squad / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sandy Kean; Bowers
Synopsis:
Bowers plots to disgrace Sandy, but Sandy arrests him for receiving stolen furs.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Feature formerly called Calling All Cars.

["Fer months I corresponded with a babe from Kokomo..."] (Table of Contents: 39)

Alger's Variety Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Icebergs"] (Table of Contents: 40)

It's a Fact! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Ferrer
Pencils:
Paul Ferrer
Inks:
Paul Ferrer
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Credit from Jerry Bails.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41) (Expand) /

Johnson Smith & Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["The February issue of New Adventure Comics sure packs a wallop..."]
    New Adventure Comics
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [The Resbian Affair, Part 5]
    Sandra of the Secret Service
  5. 4. ["Ah's traveled east of Suez. Ah's bin in Rio, too..."]
    Sam the Porter
  6. 5. Big Prizes and Cash Profits!
    The Crowell Publishing Co.
  7. 6. ["Henrietta sho' am mad!"]
    Pincus
  8. 7. A Snapshot in Bunkerland
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. [Prince of Patrania, Part 16]
    Spike Spalding
  11. 10. [Episode 17]
    Ivanhoe
  12. 11. [The Ray of Life, Part 1]
    Dr. Occult
  13. 12. [Episode 8]
    The Three Musketeers
  14. 13. Sea Gold [Part 3]
    Captain Grim
  15. 14. ["Here comes Pep Morgan again! I'll fix him-"]
    Pep Morgan
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Fun Club
  17. 16. [Gold Gulch, Part 5]
    Pelion and Ossa
  18. 17. [The Menace of Little Wolf, Part 3]
    Buckskin Jim
  19. 18. Fang Gow of China [Part 18]
    Barry O'Neill and Fang Gow of China
  20. 19. [People of the Red Planet, Part 4]
    Mark Marson of the Interplanetary Police
  21. 20. ["That the great fingered lizards of the age of dinosaurs had had thumbs..."]
    Just Suppose
  22. 21. [The Bedouins, Part 17]
    Wing Brady
  23. 22. ["Who is this guy Ripley, anyhow??"]
    Just Jokes
  24. 23. ["A Sunday in the city was something to look forward to..."]
    Thrilling True Stories
  25. 24. ["The surprise attack of Porgo's men..."]
    Brad Hardy
  26. 25. [The Holdup, Part 10]
    Along the Main Line
  27. 26. [Alaskan Adventure, Part 4]
    Bob Merritt and His Flying Pals
  28. 27. [Captain Hale, Gun-Runner, Part 5]
    Midshipman Dewey
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Party Page
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Worth-While Pictures to Watch For
  31. 30. Measurements
  32. 31. [Kidnapped! Part 3]
    Little Linda
  33. 32. [In the Wilderness, Part 6]
    The Bradley Boys
  34. 33. [Island Adventure, Part 8]
    Woozy Watts
  35. 34. [The Secret Mine, Part 1]
    Jack Woods
  36. 35. ["The Magic Crystal reveals this time, to Bobby and Binks, events of the early centuries of the Christian era..."]
    The Magic Crystal of History
  37. 36. [Part 7]
    Pirate Gold
  38. 37. [Training Your Watch-Dog]
    Hubert
  39. 38. [The Dan Bowers Case, Part 2]
    Radio Squad
  40. 39. ["Fer months I corresponded with a babe from Kokomo..."]
    Alger's Variety Show
  41. 40. ["Icebergs"]
    It's a Fact!
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gregory Fischer
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