(February 1958)

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
1957-12-03
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.


[Beak Shine] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
At a shoeshine stand, the Fox shines the Crow's beak.

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Tortoise and the Fox] (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
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
501
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The story certainly teaches a great lesson...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Disguised as a tortoise, the Crow challenges the Fox to reenact the famous race with a turkey dinner going to the winner.
Keywords
disguise; race; wager

You've Got a Comet by the Tail (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Mystery in Space; Strange Adventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Picture Taken] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Howdy, Foxie! How'd youse like to have your picture taken?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Crow takes the Fox’s picture… literally!
Reprints
Keywords
photography

Indexer Notes

Hubie Karp writing credit per Jim Davis interview in The Fox and the Crow #98 (June-July 1966). Karp wrote Fox and Crow (1946-1953, his death).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
J S. Liebowitz (Business Manager)
Letters
typeset

Keywords
government reporting; regulations

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1957. Prepared by J. S. Liebowitz (Business Manager). No circulation figures appear as part of this report.

[The Sixty-Four Million Dollar Question] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
506
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ooo-hoo-hoo! I almost forgot what time 'twas!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Crow schemes to break the Fox’s newfound interest in TV game shows, so they can go back to watching westerns.
Keywords
game shows; isolation booth; television

The Flushing Remonstrance (Table of Contents: 7)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
?

Genre
advocacy
Characters
John Bowne
Synopsis
The story of John Bowne who stood up for religious freedom in the 1660s Long Island.

Indexer Notes

"Published as a public service in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly coordinating organization for national health, welfare and recreation agencies in the U.S."

[A Hare in Hound’s Clothing] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man, I've had it-- It's time to take a breather!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Hound (dad); Shep (puppy); Hare
Synopsis
To get the Hounds off his trail, the Hare disguises himself as a “hare-hound” who claims to have already caught the Hare.
Keywords
chase; disguise

A Lesson in Manners (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[Blind as a Fox] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Job Number
493
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Love dat rattle, clang, bam a' pots an' pans!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Fox believes he has gone blind.
Reprints
Keywords
blindfold; blindness; hoax

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[Cold Storage] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, oh! So dat's what Foxie's up to!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow; dog-faced furrier
Synopsis
Crawford goes someplace "...where it's awfully cold!"
Reprints
Keywords
furs; refrigerator

100 Toy Soldiers (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Josely Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big "Jewel Mystery!" (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Beak Shine]
    The Fox and the Crow
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. [The Tortoise and the Fox]
    The Fox and the Crow
  4. 3. You've Got a Comet by the Tail
    Mystery in Space; Strange Adventures
  5. 4. [Picture Taken]
    The Fox and the Crow
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [The Sixty-Four Million Dollar Question]
    The Fox and the Crow
  8. 7. The Flushing Remonstrance
  9. 8. [A Hare in Hound’s Clothing]
    The Hound and the Hare
  10. 9. A Lesson in Manners
  11. 10. [Blind as a Fox]
    The Fox and the Crow
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  13. 12. [Cold Storage]
    The Fox and the Crow
  14. 13. 100 Toy Soldiers
    Josely Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big "Jewel Mystery!"
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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