Showcase #49
(March-April 1964)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1964-01-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Murray Boltinoff; George Kashdan
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Eighth Cave Carson; second Showcase tryout.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Fury of the Fiery Avenger! (Table of Contents)

Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
adventure
Characters
Cave Carson; Bulldozer Smith; Lena the Lemur; Johnny Blake

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

Mike Marvel System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Fury of the Fiery Avenger (Table of Contents: 2)

Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman ?

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Story in three parts of 7.67, 8.67, and 7.67 pages.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

At the bottom of page 8 of the main story sequence.

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

Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Give and Take (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
The children take some broken and unused toys to Mr. Craig, who helps them to repair them and they then donate them to charity uses.

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 9 of the main story sequence.

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

The Doom Patrol / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Ollie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
B-969
First Line of Dialogue or Text
This cave is a vast echo chamber. Listen...
Genre
humor
Characters
Ollie
Synopsis
Ollie cannot take a nap because of the echo of his friend's snores.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 17 of the main story sequence.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Calling Cave Carson / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 18 of the main story sequence.

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

Challengers of the Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Missile Attack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fury of the Fiery Avenger!
    Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  3. 2. The Fury of the Fiery Avenger
    Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales
  6. 5. Give and Take
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Doom Patrol
  8. 7. ["This cave is a vast echo chamber. Listen..."]
    Ollie
  9. 8. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Calling Cave Carson
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Challengers of the Unknown
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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