(February-March 1976)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume
5
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
60
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1975-11-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing
Sol Harrison
Color
Color
Dimensions
Tabloid
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #124.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
Sol Harrison
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
H-260
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Dasher; Dancer; Prancer; Vixen; Comet; Cupid; Donner; Blitzen

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Contents Page (Table of Contents: 1)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover; Santa Claus

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Christmas by Computer (Table of Contents: 2)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-260
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover; Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky; Efficiency Machine; Baddy Bear
Synopsis
Winky and Blinky invent an Efficiency Machine to make sure all the plans for Christmas go smoothly. Chaos ensues when Grover accidentally tampers with the machine.

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

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-260
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's your own new pin-up
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover; Winky; Blinky; Baddy Bear; Santa Claus
Synopsis
One panel showing Rudolph and friends for each month of the year.

Indexer Notes

Centerfold; falls between pages 27 and 28 of the previous story sequence.

Humperdink the Hunter and the Ding-a-Ling Bird! (Table of Contents: 4)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-260
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky; Humperdink the Hunter; Ding-A-Ling bird
Synopsis
Humperdink the Hunter has tracked the Ding-A-Ling bird all the way from Africa to the North Pole. The Ding-A-Ling bird disguises a sleeping Rudolph as a Ding-A-Ling bird to escape Humperdink.

Take a Railroad Trip to Fun-Land! (Table of Contents: 5)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover; Santa Claus; Baddy Bear
Synopsis
A board game.

Who Fell in the Well? (Table of Contents: 6)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-260
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Grover; Winky; Blinky
Synopsis
Somebody has fallen in the well; a Connect-the-Dots activity shows you who in the last panel.

Write Your Own Rudolph Page! (Table of Contents: 7)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (plot)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Letters
?

Job Number
H-260
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover
Synopsis
Rudolph and Grover work at cleaning off a roof.

Indexer Notes

Word balloons are blank so you can add your own dialogue; page is black and white so you can color it as well.

Can You Find My Name Among These Christmas Presents? (Table of Contents: 8)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-260
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus
Synopsis
A puzzle page where you find presents that start with the letters of Rudolph's name.

Play On the Target! (Table of Contents: 9)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-260
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Grover
Synopsis
A game played by snapping coins onto targets.
Reprints

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Table of Contents: 10)

Table-Top Diorama / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-260
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Baddy Bear; Grover; Winky; Blinky

Indexer Notes

A cut-out diorama on the back cover. Unlike most of the dioramas on the back covers of Limited Collector's Editions, this one is an original scene, not a recreation of the front cover image.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  2. 1. Contents Page
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  3. 2. Christmas by Computer
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  4. 3. ["Here's your own new pin-up"]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  5. 4. Humperdink the Hunter and the Ding-a-Ling Bird!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  6. 5. Take a Railroad Trip to Fun-Land!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  7. 6. Who Fell in the Well?
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  8. 7. Write Your Own Rudolph Page!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  9. 8. Can You Find My Name Among These Christmas Presents?
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  10. 9. Play On the Target!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  11. 10. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
    Table-Top Diorama
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