(June 1957)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., May, July, and Nov.
On-sale date
1957-04-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[Foxie’s Kite Flight] (Table of Contents)

The Fox and the Crow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper
Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, I wanted to thank Foxie for helping me fly my kite!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Crow’s kite carries Fox into the sky.

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

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[In the Good Ol’ Summer-Scam] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper
Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! Da snow's all meltin' and da sun's all shinin'!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
With a blizzard on the way, the Crow convinces the Fox that summer is coming.
Keywords
blizzard; hoax; preparedness; spring; summer; winter

Indexer Notes

“Give MS Multiple Sclerosis. Patients need help.” Box in lower left of opening splash panel.

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

AMF Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Worldwide Adventures in Science! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy

[Be Kind to Crows Day] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper
Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
460
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, boy! Dis is da day I been waitin' fer!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Crow cons Fox with a made-up holiday.
Keywords
holiday

[Kill Da Umpire!] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Hubie Karp
Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Crow! Are you playing on one of the teams today?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Crow’s not in the ball game, but is a pitcher nevertheless.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

Wings and Winnie Winchester Do a Good Deed (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Winchester Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[Auto Loan] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Hubie Karp
Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, what do you want, Foxie?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Fox reclaims the car Crow borrowed from him.
Reprints
Keywords
car; lending

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[The Fox-Hunting Hare-Hounds] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Hound and the Hare / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper
Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Toot-toot teetle-toot
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Hound (dad); Shep (puppy); Hare
Synopsis
The Hounds respond to a bugle’s call to a foxhunt, unaware the Hare is tooting the bugle.
Reprints
Keywords
foxhunt

The Sky's the Limit (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Willy Woodchuck; groundhog

Little Red Riding Fox (Table of Contents: 12)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper
Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
468
First Line of Dialogue or Text
There! My basket of goodies is all packed!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow; wolf; Grandma Fox
Synopsis
Crow plays a faux-wolf to Fox’s “Little Red Riding Hood”, until a real wolf takes exception.
Keywords
basket of goodies; fairy tale parody; Little Red Riding Hood; wolf

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

DC Comics; Sgt. Bilko / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

100 Toy Soldiers (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Josely Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Foxie’s Kite Flight]
    The Fox and the Crow
  2. 1. ["Identify even the strangest stamps - at a glance!"]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  3. 2. [In the Good Ol’ Summer-Scam]
    The Fox and the Crow
  4. 3. ["Take it from a champion racing driver"]
    AMF Roadmaster
  5. 4. Worldwide Adventures in Science!
  6. 5. [Be Kind to Crows Day]
    The Fox and the Crow
  7. 6. [Kill Da Umpire!]
    The Fox and the Crow
  8. 7. Wings and Winnie Winchester Do a Good Deed
    Winchester Roller Skates
  9. 8. [Auto Loan]
    The Fox and the Crow
  10. 9. ["Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park, New Jersey."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. [The Fox-Hunting Hare-Hounds]
    The Hound and the Hare
  12. 11. The Sky's the Limit
  13. 12. Little Red Riding Fox
    The Fox and the Crow
  14. 13. ["You’ll want to join up with Sgt. Bilko"]
    DC Comics; Sgt. Bilko
  15. 14. ["Mystery! Magic! Science! Fun!"]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  16. 15. ["Do you want spending money?"]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. 100 Toy Soldiers
    Josely Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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