(April 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
1958-02-25
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.


[How to Stop a Windblown Hat] (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
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow

The Secret of the Happy Pig! (Table of Contents: 1)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Rube Grossman
Inks
Rube Grossman
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Porkchops; Mervin Mouse; Wolfie; Mr. Turtle
Keywords
educational feature

Indexer Notes

Black and white on inside front cover.

[Cereal Box Sheriff] (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
Dere! Me fox-trap is all set!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Crow becomes “da law ‘roun’ here”, conning the Fox with a “cereal box prize toy sheriff’s badge”, until the Fox finds the same prize in his own box of cereal.
Keywords
badge; hoax; judge; law; sheriff

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

DC Comics; Real Screen Comics; Sugar and Spike / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Nutcracker Suite, or Anvil Chorus?] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Howdy, Foxie! I'm sellin' da Little Peachy Nutcracker!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Crow sells the Fox a nutcracker guaranteed to crack any nut.
Reprints
Keywords
anvil; buyer beware; nutcracker; nuts; sales

[Harvest Hustler] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Job Number
514
First Line of Dialogue or Text
There! My corn is all shocked, shelled and stored away in the crib!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Crow is after the Fox’s accumulated harvest.
Keywords
corn; hoax; peanuts; pumpkins

Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big "Jewel Mystery!" (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[A Mountie Always Gets His Hare] (Table of Contents: 7)

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
?

Job Number
49
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay, Son, we will now have a brief quiz -- Ready?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Hound (dad); Shep (puppy); Hare
Synopsis
The Hare leads Shep, newly graduated member of the “Royal Mounties K-9 Corps”, on a merry chase.
Keywords
Mounties; wild goose chase

The Busy Beavers (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[Fabled Rivalry] (Table of Contents: 9)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
507
First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is most interesting --It says here that a crow had a piece of cheese...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Fox tries to reenact one of Aesop’s Fables, where a clever fox outwits a crow.
Keywords
cheese; fables

Free! New Issues.. (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

Your Prize Is Ready (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [How to Stop a Windblown Hat]
    The Fox and the Crow
  2. 1. The Secret of the Happy Pig!
    Peter Porkchops
  3. 2. [Cereal Box Sheriff]
    The Fox and the Crow
  4. 3. ["To the boys and girls of America -- This famous symbol is your guarantee of the best in comics reading."]
    DC Comics; Real Screen Comics; Sugar and Spike
  5. 4. [Nutcracker Suite, or Anvil Chorus?]
    The Fox and the Crow
  6. 5. [Harvest Hustler]
    The Fox and the Crow
  7. 6. Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big "Jewel Mystery!"
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  8. 7. [A Mountie Always Gets His Hare]
    The Hound and the Hare
  9. 8. The Busy Beavers
  10. 9. [Fabled Rivalry]
    The Fox and the Crow
  11. 10. Free! New Issues..
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  12. 11. ["Do you want spending money?"]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. ["Are you skinny like I was?"]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  14. 13. Your Prize Is Ready
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Joe Torcivia
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • John P. Selegue
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Karl Wilcox