(August-September 1966)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1966-06-28
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Fox and the Crow; Stanley and His Monster / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Crawford Crow; Fauntleroy Fox; Stanley Dover; Stanley's monster; Schnitzel; Shaugnessy; Ghost of Napoleon
Reprints

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

40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gnome, Sweet Gnome! (Table of Contents: 2)

Stanley and His Monster / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Win Mortimer [as J. Winslow Mortimer]
Inks
Win Mortimer [as J. Winslow Mortimer]
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
humor
Characters
Stanley Dover; Stanley's monster; Mitch Dover; Sheila Dover; Shaugnessy (introduction); Schnitzel (introduction); Ghost of Napoleon
Synopsis
Stanley's mom gives him two puppets, a gnome and a leprechaun, but they turn out to be real.

Indexer Notes

Stanley's monster is not yet named Spot.

AMT Makes the Party (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Introducing Jimmy Olsen... (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Draggin'?? Complainin'?? (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Policeman Is Your Friend (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Jack Schiff

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Pete; Tom; Officer Perry; Arthur; Billy's Sister; Officer Brown; Spotty
Synopsis
Tom convinces Pete to ask Officer Perry about Pete's lost dog, because policemen do many more things than fight crime.
Keywords
dogs; policemen

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Alone at Last (Table of Contents: 7)

The Fox and the Crow / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Fox; Crawford Crow
Synopsis
Crow won't leave Fox alone to eat in peace.

Robot vs Rabbit (Table of Contents: 8)

The Hounds and the Hare / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
The Hounds send a robot dog after the Hare.

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

Gold Crown / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And on seeing Jack approaching...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Crawford Crow; Fauntleroy Fox
Synopsis
After reading about Jack the Giant-Killer, Fox tries to convince Crow that he is a giant, but Crow turns the tables on him.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1965
Average number of copies sold in preceding 12 months: 160,515
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Estate of Harry Donenfeld, J. S. Liebowitz, P. H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S. U. Sampliner, Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10022

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Anca Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Job Number
6436
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your model trains run sluggish.
Synopsis
cleaning the tracks of your model trains to make them run better

Indexer Notes

Hint submitted by Julio Hernandez, Jr.

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

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

From Fox & Crow's Mailbox / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
James F. Davis (logo illustration)
Inks
James F. Davis (logo illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Page includes information on artist Win Mortimer, and the 1965 Alley Awards nominations that went to The Fox and the Crow as Best Humor Title, Arnold Drake as Best Writer, and Murray Boltinoff as Best Editor.

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Jan R. Taylor; Roberta Segall; Bernard Frank; Steven DeBravo; Billy Barnsworth; Helen Costello

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Official Mets Wrist Watch / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

20 World War II Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Front Line in the Back Yard (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Adventures in the GI Joe Club; G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Command Your Own Missile-Firing Tank in Battle (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Mattel's Switch 'n Go / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Fox and the Crow; Stanley and His Monster
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias
  3. 2. Gnome, Sweet Gnome!
    Stanley and His Monster
  4. 3. AMT Makes the Party
    AMT
  5. 4. Introducing Jimmy Olsen...
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  6. 5. Draggin'?? Complainin'??
  7. 6. The Policeman Is Your Friend
  8. 7. Alone at Last
    The Fox and the Crow
  9. 8. Robot vs Rabbit
    The Hounds and the Hare
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Gold Crown
  11. 10. ["And on seeing Jack approaching..."]
    The Fox and the Crow
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Anca Stamp Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  15. 14. ["Your model trains run sluggish."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    From Fox & Crow's Mailbox
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Official Mets Wrist Watch
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    20 World War II Soldiers
  20. 19. A Front Line in the Back Yard
    Adventures in the GI Joe Club; G. I. Joe
  21. 20. Command Your Own Missile-Firing Tank in Battle
    Mattel's Switch 'n Go
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