(Summer 1952)

Ziff-Davis, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Approved Comics, Inc
Brand
Ziff-Davis Comic Group
Editing
Herbert W. Rogoff
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Man With the Golden Jaw (Table of Contents)

Man O'War / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Norman Saunders (painted)
Inks
Norman Saunders (painted)
Colors
Norman Saunders (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Bill Stern (host, sportscaster); Man O'War (a horse)

Indexer Notes

Art and colorist credits by Roy Thomas.

The Magnificent Screwball Rube Waddell (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marvin Stein
Inks
Marvin Stein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; sports

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. index card.

The Man With the Golden Jaw: The Story of Eugene Cirqi (Table of Contents: 2)

Eugene Criqui / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Silverman
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Bill Stern (host); Eugene Cirqi (boxer); Raoul (Cirqi's manager)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit verified by Silverman.
Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. index card.

Give It To "Light Horse" (Table of Contents: 3)

Harry Wilson / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Silverman
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; sports
Characters
Bill Stern (host); "Light Horse" Harry Wilson (West Point football player); West Point's un-named football coach
Keywords
West Point

Indexer Notes

Writer credit verified by Silverman.

The Big Train and the Rookie (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; sports

The Youth on the Bench (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Suchorsky
Inks
Mike Suchorsky
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; sports
Characters
Dwight "Ike" Eisenhower
Synopsis
The story of Eisenhower's college football career.
Keywords
football; West Point

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. index card.

Saga of a Champion (Table of Contents: 6)

Man O'War / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Silverman
Pencils
Frank Bolle [as F. B.] (signed)
Inks
Frank Bolle [as F. B.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; non-fiction; sports
Characters
Bill Stern (host); Man O'War (a horse)
Synopsis
Factual history of the greatest and most famous race horse in the history of the American turf.
Keywords
Belmont Stables

Indexer Notes

Writer credit verified by Silverman.

Pigskin Oddities (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim McArdle (signed)
Inks
Jim McArdle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Keywords
football

Shamrocks and Baskets the Original Celtics (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ric Estrada (signed)
Inks
Ric Estrada (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Keywords
basketball
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man With the Golden Jaw
    Man O'War
  2. 1. The Magnificent Screwball Rube Waddell
  3. 2. The Man With the Golden Jaw: The Story of Eugene Cirqi
    Eugene Criqui
  4. 3. Give It To "Light Horse"
    Harry Wilson
  5. 4. The Big Train and the Rookie
  6. 5. The Youth on the Bench
  7. 6. Saga of a Champion
    Man O'War
  8. 7. Pigskin Oddities
  9. 8. Shamrocks and Baskets the Original Celtics
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  • Peter Croome
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