(June-July 1950)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Larry Nadle (uncredited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

America's Favorite Funnyman! (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope (photograph)
Reprints:

You Will Always Hit the Bull's-Eye When You Buy a Magazine with This Trademark! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

A Very Merry Mixup! (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

Script:
Cal Howard ?
Pencils:
Owen Fitzgerald ?
Inks:
Owen Fitzgerald ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Mrs. Peabody
Synopsis:
Bob and Mrs. Peabody get involved in a bathing beauty contest at the beach.

["I think I'll have to look for another job!"] (Table of Contents)

Broadway Laffs / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
The theatre usher's job won't last long.

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following the 8th page of the main story sequence.

Be King of the Road with This Great Bike! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Columbia / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Phil Rizzuto (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Kids! Get This Swell Official League Baseball (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bazooka / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The "Popsicle" Hall of Fame (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Beating the Broken Buckboard! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

"U.S." Royal; U. S. Royal Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tom Mix Trading Post (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Shredded Ralston / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Dear, I wish you'd increase Junior's allowance!"] (Table of Contents)

Video Laffs / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Junior tries to make money by selling concessions.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following the previous sequence.

["Our bunch all munch..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["After being 'stabbed' with a fork for a dramatic scene in 'Locked In'..."] (Table of Contents)

It Happens in Hollywood / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
News items about upcoming Hollywood productions.

Indexer Notes

On the two pages following the previous sequence.

Straight Arrow Mystic Wrist Kit (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nabisco Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Shut that off!"] (Table of Contents)

Radio Beams / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A patron plays a radio in a library.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding the 23rd page of the main story sequence.

New! Schwinn Hand Brakes! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Schwinn / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

See Monark...And Then Buy the Monark Super Deluxe! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Monark / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

We Could Have Killed Him! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Ray-o-Vac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Schwinn Is Guaranteed! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Stagecoach Stick-Up (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Salute to the Boy Scouts of America! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
advocacy
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Robin
Synopsis:
advertisement for the 1950 National Boy Scout Jamboree.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Rope 'Em Both, Partner! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. America's Favorite Funnyman!
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. You Will Always Hit the Bull's-Eye When You Buy a Magazine with This Trademark!
  3. 2. A Very Merry Mixup!
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. ["I think I'll have to look for another job!"]
    Broadway Laffs
  5. 4. Be King of the Road with This Great Bike!
    Columbia
  6. 5. Phil Rizzuto
    Wheaties
  7. 6. Kids! Get This Swell Official League Baseball
    Bazooka
  8. 7. The "Popsicle" Hall of Fame
    Popsicle
  9. 8. Beating the Broken Buckboard!
    "U.S." Royal; U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  10. 9. Tom Mix Trading Post
    Shredded Ralston
  11. 10. ["Dear, I wish you'd increase Junior's allowance!"]
    Video Laffs
  12. 11. ["Our bunch all munch..."]
    Nestlé's Crunch
  13. 12. ["After being 'stabbed' with a fork for a dramatic scene in 'Locked In'..."]
    It Happens in Hollywood
  14. 13. Straight Arrow Mystic Wrist Kit
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  15. 14. ["Shut that off!"]
    Radio Beams
  16. 15. New! Schwinn Hand Brakes!
    Schwinn
  17. 16. See Monark...And Then Buy the Monark Super Deluxe!
    Monark
  18. 17. We Could Have Killed Him!
    Ray-o-Vac
  19. 18. Schwinn Is Guaranteed!
    Schwinn
  20. 19. The Stagecoach Stick-Up
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  21. 20. A Salute to the Boy Scouts of America!
  22. 21. Rope 'Em Both, Partner!
    Daisy B-B Guns
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