(August-September 1952)

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

["Once around the park, driver, and make it slow!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Keywords:
pith helmets; skeletons; stereotyping of indigenous South Americans

Superman Says: "It's Smart to Check -- And Doublecheck!" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Superman lectures two drivers and a bicyclist about road safety.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

["This job doesn't pay much, but at least you save on laundry!"] (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

Indexer Notes

Part 1.

Top Speed Stops Spy (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Today we're going to have a contest!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["A bird and a mammal are pictured here..."] (Table of Contents)

Teen Teasers / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["You sure this is the amazon country?"] (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

Indexer Notes

Part 2.

["Oh I'm just crazy about dogs..."] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen

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

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Hey! Where did you guys come from?"] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Part 3.

["In this scene, Ronald La Torre kisses you..."] (Table of Contents)

Honey in Hollywood / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

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

Lady Wildroot Shampoo / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

["Now, Hildy, remember!"] (Table of Contents)

Kitty Karr of Hollywood / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A Bit of Disc and Data / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Classical Corner / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Message to Parents (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

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

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

The Bob Hope Story (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography

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

The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis; Here's Howie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Secret of Treasure Cave (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Once around the park, driver, and make it slow!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. Superman Says: "It's Smart to Check -- And Doublecheck!"
    Superman
  3. 2. ["This job doesn't pay much, but at least you save on laundry!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. Top Speed Stops Spy
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  5. 4. ["Today we're going to have a contest!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  6. 5. ["A bird and a mammal are pictured here..."]
    Teen Teasers
  7. 6. ["You sure this is the amazon country?"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  8. 7. ["Oh I'm just crazy about dogs..."]
    Varsity Vic
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  10. 9. ["Hey! Where did you guys come from?"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  11. 10. ["In this scene, Ronald La Torre kisses you..."]
    Honey in Hollywood
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Lady Wildroot Shampoo
  13. 12. ["Now, Hildy, remember!"]
    Kitty Karr of Hollywood
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    A Bit of Disc and Data
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Classical Corner
  16. 15. Message to Parents
  17. 16. Editorial Advisory Board
  18. 17. The Bob Hope Story
    Bob Hope
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis; Here's Howie
  20. 19. The Secret of Treasure Cave
    Wilson Chem. Co.
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