(February-March 1965)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1964-12-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
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.


[He’s Goin’ Down!] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Anticipating the quick loss of a boxing match by the Fox, the Crow draws a chalk body-outline on the floor of the boxing ring.
Reprints
Keywords
boxing; gorilla

Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!" (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Synopsis
Superboy puts out a fire at the Smallville Teen-Age Club which inspires them to start a project to educate people about fire prevention.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[A Party at Joe's] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
682
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, now! Not bad -- Not bad at all!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow; Joe Foxhound
Synopsis
The curious Fox eschews his invitation to “the Duchess’s annual costume ball” to learn more about the Crow’s super-private party.
Keywords
costume; curiosity; foxhound; Little Lord Fauntleroy; party

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

The Adventures of Bob Hope / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Fox Funnies and Crow Calls (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
James F. Davis
Inks
James F. Davis
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
11 jokes, written in prose.
Keywords
jokes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Food Bet] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For the last time, Crow-- Get out and stay out!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Can Crawford win a roast goose dinner by tricking Fauntleroy out of even a crumb of food? The bet is on.
Keywords
bet; disguise; escaped criminal; food; Little Red Riding Hood; wager

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

Sugar and Spike / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Unfinished Tale of "Jack and the Beanstalk" (Table of Contents: 10)

A Once Upon a Time Comic Tale / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
TIMBER!
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Jack; Jack's mother; Hortense (hen that laid the golden eggs); Giant; Gretchen (Giant's cook); Honest John (ruthless money-lender); cow
Synopsis
A satirical retelling of "Jack and the Beanstalk" that reads very much like one of animator Jay Ward's "Fractured Fairy Tales".
Keywords
fairy tales; giant; Jack and the Beanstalk; satire

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

World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Hurdy-Gurdy Crow] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This liberating corn from cornfields is a pretty low occupation...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow; monkey
Synopsis
Operating a hurdy-gurdy, the Crow has a good first-day’s take, but decides to visit one more potential patron – the sleeping Fox.
Keywords
monkey; music; organ; organ grinder; sleep problems

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

80 Page Giant / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[The Roast Beef Beef] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

Job Number
288
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, the best way I know to chase away grief...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Crawford tries to get a roast beef from Fauntleroy's Meat Shop without paying.
Keywords
arrow; butcher shop; fake death; roast beef; rocket

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Aurora Plastics Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [He’s Goin’ Down!]
    The Fox and the Crow
  2. 1. Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!"
    Superboy
  3. 2. [A Party at Joe's]
    The Fox and the Crow
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  5. 4. ["Silly Putty is always fun!"]
    Silly Putty
  6. 5. ["Make it a happy holiday..."]
  7. 6. Fox Funnies and Crow Calls
    The Fox and the Crow
  8. 7. ["Coming your way in '65..."]
  9. 8. [The Food Bet]
    The Fox and the Crow
  10. 9. ["Two heads are better than one -"]
    Sugar and Spike
  11. 10. The Unfinished Tale of "Jack and the Beanstalk"
    A Once Upon a Time Comic Tale
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  13. 12. [Hurdy-Gurdy Crow]
    The Fox and the Crow
  14. 13. ["Readers… The most sensational bargains in thrilling stories today is crammed past the bursting point in DC’s 80 Page Giant Superman!"]
    80 Page Giant
  15. 14. [The Roast Beef Beef]
    The Fox and the Crow
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. ["Make a friend! Build "Big Frankie" the friendliest monster in town!"]
    Aurora Plastics Corp.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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