(October-November 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 (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks:
Owen Fitzgerald
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Keywords:
camels; deserts; pith helmets; pyramids; sea sickness; the Sphinx

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

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

["--And I don't want to see your face around here again..."] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Bob gets mistaken for a mummy and is shipped back to Egypt because there's a curse on him.

Indexer Notes

Part 1.

["Wilson's Youth Tonic will bring that fine, natural glow of health..."] (Table of Contents: 3)

Radio Beams / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Black Phantom / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Boy! What a meal that was!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Part 2.

$100,000 in Smuggled Diamonds! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

School Children 'Round the World (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

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

A Bit of Disc and Data / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Keywords:
record reviews

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

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

["I'm just thrilled about visiting Hollywood..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Hollywood Ha-Lights / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Day's Best Bite! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["All right, you and Jim can go to the movies..."] (Table of Contents: 13)

Movie Mirth / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Columbia / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Well, Tommy, how do you like watching the ball game..."] (Table of Contents: 15)

Video Laffs / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

["Hi, fellas! This is Bob 'Egyptian' Hope saying..."] (Table of Contents: 17)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Part 3.

["Well, here it is, finally-- Opening night!"] (Table of Contents: 18)

Broadway Laffs / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["I got the knot hole first!"] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Hollywood seems to go for the glamour type..."] (Table of Contents: 20)

Honey in Hollywood / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["Bud, could I get a wrist watch..."] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Bud and Sis; Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Quicksand! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure!; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Tomahawk
  3. 2. ["--And I don't want to see your face around here again..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. ["Wilson's Youth Tonic will bring that fine, natural glow of health..."]
    Radio Beams
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Black Phantom
  6. 5. ["Boy! What a meal that was!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  7. 6. $100,000 in Smuggled Diamonds!
    Ray-o-Vac
  8. 7. School Children 'Round the World
    Superman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    A Bit of Disc and Data
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Feature Films
  11. 10. ["I'm just thrilled about visiting Hollywood..."]
    Hollywood Ha-Lights
  12. 11. The Day's Best Bite!
    Nestlé's Crunch
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    It Happens in Hollywood
  14. 13. ["All right, you and Jim can go to the movies..."]
    Movie Mirth
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  16. 15. ["Well, Tommy, how do you like watching the ball game..."]
    Video Laffs
  17. 16. Editorial Advisory Board
  18. 17. ["Hi, fellas! This is Bob 'Egyptian' Hope saying..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  19. 18. ["Well, here it is, finally-- Opening night!"]
    Broadway Laffs
  20. 19. ["I got the knot hole first!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  21. 20. ["Hollywood seems to go for the glamour type..."]
    Honey in Hollywood
  22. 21. ["Bud, could I get a wrist watch..."]
    Bud and Sis; Wilson Chemical Co.
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  24. 23. Quicksand!
    Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure!; Royal Crown Cola
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
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