(September 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
1958-07-15
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Jim Davis
Inks
Jim Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
543
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes?" "I'd like ta borrow a pencil, Foxie -- Gimme!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Crow threatens to write his autobiography, complete with revealing chapters on the Fox, so the Fox bribes him out of it only to find the Crow had written nothing.

Indexer Notes

Writer credits from profile of Cecil Beard in issue #97 (April-May 1966).

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Know Your Pet! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Don Cameron
Inks
Don Cameron
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
?

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Jimmy; Jimmy's mom; Rags (dog)
Synopsis
Jimmy tries to treat his dog like a poodle, not realizing that different pets need different care.

Indexer Notes

Credits from a list by Lionel English.

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

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
545
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Everybody else is sendin' up keen lil' moons...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Crow tries to fool the Fox into believing he has rocketed to Mars, but the Fox finds a way "back" to earth and spoils the freeloading of the Crow.

Indexer Notes

Writer credits from profile of Cecil Beard in issue #97 (April-May 1966).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Tail - Wags] (Table of Contents: 7)

Canine Corner / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Puzzles involving dogs.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
52
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arf! Arf!" "Bourff! Bourff!" "Man, this is living!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Hound; The Hare; The Hound's son; Slippery Slim
Synopsis
The hounds find a wanted poster for Slippery Slim and decide to catch him for the reward, instead of chasing the Hare. The Hare disguises himself and Slim as each other, hoping to get the hounds to chase him again, but they tire of the chase and go back to chasing the "Hare" (disguised Slim).

Absolute Pandemonium (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Sid Squirrel; Wally Weasel; Gary Groundhog; Benny Beaver; Peter Panda; Chucky Chipmunk; Larry Lion
Synopsis
Larry's Tree Market is having a sale and all the other animals fight to get the best buy, but Larry calms them by selling them all different species of trees. They grow the trees for two years and then begin to fight again over them, but decide they've become accustomed to peace instead.

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

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

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

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
516
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here comes Foxie, all dressed up an' goin' someplace...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
The Crow fools the Fox into buying junk furnishings as antiques and then selling him his original furnishings, which the Crow damages and sells back the the Fox as more antiques.

Indexer Notes

Writer credits from profile of Cecil Beard in issue #97 (April-May 1966).

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

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

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

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

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Fox and The Crow
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. ["Yes?" "I'd like ta borrow a pencil, Foxie -- Gimme!"]
    The Fox and the Crow
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Know Your Pet!
  6. 5. ["Everybody else is sendin' up keen lil' moons..."]
    The Fox and the Crow
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  8. 7. [Tail - Wags]
    Canine Corner
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. ["Arf! Arf!" "Bourff! Bourff!" "Man, this is living!"]
    The Hound and the Hare
  11. 10. Absolute Pandemonium
  12. 11. ["Here comes Foxie, all dressed up an' goin' someplace..."]
    The Fox and the Crow
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
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