([December] 1962)

DC, 1962 Series
 
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
84
On-sale date
1962-10-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Larry Nadle [as Lawrence Nadle]
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia: "RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER ANNUAL, 1962-'63 Issue. Published by NATIONAL PERIODICAL PUBLICATIONS, INC., 575 Lexington Ave., New York 22, N. Y., by arrangement with MAXTON PUBLISHING CORPORATION. © 1962 by Robert L. May. Editor, Lawrence Nadle. All rights reserved under International and Pan-American Copyright Conventions. Except for those who have authorized use of their names, the stories, characters and incidents mentioned in this periodical are entirely imaginary and fictitious, and no identification with actual persons, living or dead, is intended or should be inferred. Printed in U.S.A."

Credits are from Jerry Bails' WhosWho site.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


In Exciting Fun-Filled Adventures!! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

This cover contains panels from the stories inside the book. No number on the cover, but does have a date on the cover of "1962 1963".

A Letter from Rudolph (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover Groundhog
Reprints

[The King That Outlawed Christmas] (Table of Contents: 2)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit ?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky; Grover Groundhog; Blitzen; King of Gorgonzola
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title is made up by the indexer. First line in the story: "Christmas is coming, boys and girls-- and letters are pouring into Santa's Workshop from every corner of the Earth!"

[Rudolph and Grover Join the Circus] (Table of Contents: 3)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit ?
Pencils
Rube Grossman
Inks
Rube Grossman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky; Grover Groundhog; J. D. Bumble; Fred
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story was not originally titled. The title here was given when this story was reprinted in Limited Collectors' Edition #C-24. First line in the story: "By golly! There's the first star of evening just coming over the hill!"

[Uncle Bloogle Visits Rudolph] (Table of Contents: 4)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit ?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover Groundhog; Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky; Bloogle the Blue-Nosed Reindeer (Rudolph's uncle, introduction); Eskimo Boy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story was not originally titled. The title here was given when this story was reprinted in Limited Collectors' Edition #C-24. The polar bear in this story is miscolored brown (it is correctly white on the cover).

Funland (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky; Grover Groundhog; Caspar the Postman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A maze to Funland.

The Santa Claus Reindeer Game (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Santa Claus
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A game played using a button.

Mystery Cartoons (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Grover Groundhog
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A dot picture.

Rudolph's Snap-Snap Game! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Winky; Blinky
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A game played using buttons.

Magic! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Winky; Blinky
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Optical illusions and a brain teaser.

More Magic! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Grover Groundhog
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Brainteaser.

The Back and Forth Game! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A game played with a button.

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

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

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

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

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 1963 Calendar (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

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

Indexer Notes

A 1963 calendar on the back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. In Exciting Fun-Filled Adventures!!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  2. 1. A Letter from Rudolph
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  3. 2. [The King That Outlawed Christmas]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  4. 3. [Rudolph and Grover Join the Circus]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  5. 4. [Uncle Bloogle Visits Rudolph]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  6. 5. Funland
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  7. 6. The Santa Claus Reindeer Game
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  8. 7. Mystery Cartoons
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  9. 8. Rudolph's Snap-Snap Game!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  10. 9. Magic!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  11. 10. More Magic!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  12. 11. The Back and Forth Game!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Superman Annual
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Batman Annual
  15. 14. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 1963 Calendar
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Allen Ross
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Allen Ross