(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

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)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Identify even the strangest stamps - at a glance!
Keywords
stamp collecting

Indexer Notes

Black and white ad on inside front cover.

[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)

AMF Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Take it from a champion racing driver
Keywords
bicycle

Indexer Notes

Ad for AMF Roadmaster bicycles.

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)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mommie needs a doctor!
Keywords
roller skates

Indexer Notes

Ad for Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates.

[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)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park, New Jersey.
Characters
Superman
Synopsis
Superman invites the readers of this magazine to Palisades Amusement Park.
Keywords
Palisades Amusement Park

Indexer Notes

Ad for Palisades Amusement Park.

[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)

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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)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You’ll want to join up with Sgt. Bilko
Characters
Sgt. Bilko (Phil Silvers); Pvt. Doberman; Col. Hall
Keywords
comic book house ads

Indexer Notes

DC house ad for Sgt. Bilko. Reproduces the cover illustration for Sgt. Bilko (1957 series) #1 June 1957.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mystery! Magic! Science! Fun!
Keywords
mail order marketing

Indexer Notes

Ad for various novelty items.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you want spending money?
Keywords
sales

Indexer Notes

Black and white ad on inside back cover.

100 Toy Soldiers (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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.
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