(October-November 1951)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Lawrence 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:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Keywords:
celebrity; crowns; jewelry; pearls; royalty; thrones

Lost -- A Free Education! (Table of Contents)

Leave It to Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Binky; Tim
Synopsis:
Tim wants to quit school.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

["That Hope! He's been gone a week..."] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Mrs. Peabody
Synopsis:
Bob is mistaken for a crown prince.
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Part 1.

["C'mon, Tony, let's go over for a hot dog!"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Vic; Tony
Reprints:

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

Vitalis Hair Cream / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["--Suddenly the view in the park improved 200%, because--"] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Synopsis:
Bob flashes back to how he was asked to replace the crown prince.
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Part 2.

["Hurry up, Lola!"] (Table of Contents)

Lola / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Kellogg's Raisin Bran / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["What's the line-up for?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

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

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

["Your highness shouldn't look so glum -- Be happy!"] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Mrs. Peabody
Synopsis:
Bob dodges assassins.
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Part 3.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Give Uncle Bob our love, Biff!"] (Table of Contents)

Biff / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Peddy ?
Inks:
Art Peddy ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Squeekie!; Wildroot Liquid Cream Shampoo / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["M-G-M's new release, "Mr. and Mississippi," is an appealing musical saga..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["Quick, Bob! The alarm will be out again any minute!"] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Mrs. Peabody
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Part 4.

["Betty, is that young man still there?"] (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Kaye
Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Kaye

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Jim and Betty Solve the "Mystery" of Pete's Fortune! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Timber! (Table of Contents) (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. Lost -- A Free Education!
    Leave It to Binky
  3. 2. ["That Hope! He's been gone a week..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. ["C'mon, Tony, let's go over for a hot dog!"]
    Varsity Vic
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Vitalis Hair Cream
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  7. 6. ["--Suddenly the view in the park improved 200%, because--"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  8. 7. ["Hurry up, Lola!"]
    Lola
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Raisin Bran
  10. 9. ["What's the line-up for?"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  11. 10. Editorial Advisory Board
  12. 11. ["Your highness shouldn't look so glum -- Be happy!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  14. 13. ["Give Uncle Bob our love, Biff!"]
    Biff
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Squeekie!; Wildroot Liquid Cream Shampoo
  16. 15. ["M-G-M's new release, "Mr. and Mississippi," is an appealing musical saga..."]
    A Bit of Disc and Data
  17. 16. ["Quick, Bob! The alarm will be out again any minute!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  18. 17. ["Betty, is that young man still there?"]
    Betty
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  20. 19. Jim and Betty Solve the "Mystery" of Pete's Fortune!
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  22. 21. Timber!
    Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola
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