(February 1952)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U .S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Some data supplied by Craig Delich.


The Hermit's Ghost Dog! (Table of Contents)

The Ghost-Breaker / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Doctor Terry Thirteen; Marie; Bart Harley; Dirk (dog)

Indexer Notes

Feature title corrected by Bob Hughes.

Ira Schnapp letterer credit via Todd Klein through a post from his blog Kleinletters, 16 October 2016 (retrieved 19 November 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/star-spangled-schnapp/).

Buzzy Says: "Be Yourself-- Your Best Self!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Buzzy; Bob Hunter; Miss Brown; Suzie
Synopsis:
Buzzy teaches a classmate about self-confidence and good manners.

Indexer Notes

Black and white PSA located inside front cover.

The Hermit's Ghost Dog! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Ghost-Breaker / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Doctor Terry Thirteen; Marie; Bart Harley; Dirk (dog)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Feature title corrected by Bob Hughes.

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

Out of This World; Necco / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["We're lost in this cave!"] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Murder on the Chessboard! (Table of Contents: 7)

Robin / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
David Vern
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred; John Castle; Fred Knight
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Martin O'Hearn; inks possibly by John Giunta

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

Vitalis Hair Cream / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Radar Rescue (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Four Lives of the "Edith B."! (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Compass / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Norris
Inks:
Paul Norris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Mark Compass; Mr. Mangram

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

Luden's Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Stand by your gun, Private Pete."] (Table of Contents: 12)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Private Pete

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Metal That Changed Our Lives (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The history of copper, accompanied by two illustrations.

The Pirates of the 1,000 Islands! (Table of Contents: 15)

Tomahawk / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Jean LeBlanc

Indexer Notes

Art id corrected by Gene Reed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Enter Here-- If You Dare! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Hermit's Ghost Dog!
    The Ghost-Breaker
  2. 1. Buzzy Says: "Be Yourself-- Your Best Self!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The Hermit's Ghost Dog!
    The Ghost-Breaker
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Out of This World; Necco
  5. 4. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You!
    Wheaties
  6. 5. ["We're lost in this cave!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  7. 6. Editorial Advisory Board
  8. 7. Murder on the Chessboard!
    Robin
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  10. 9. Radar Rescue
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  11. 10. The Four Lives of the "Edith B."!
    Captain Compass
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Luden's Cough Drops
  13. 12. ["Stand by your gun, Private Pete."]
    Private Pete
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. Metal That Changed Our Lives
  16. 15. The Pirates of the 1,000 Islands!
    Tomahawk
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Charlie Wild; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  18. 17. Enter Here-- If You Dare!
    House of Mystery
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gene Reed
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Jim Walls
  • Mark Gordon