(December 1957-January 1958)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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

["Isn't this exciting, Bob? We're on the Street of Seven Thieves!"] (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:
bournouses; celebrity; kaffiyehs

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

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["If I don't come up with some rent money today..."] (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Virginia Bright
Synopsis:
Bob hires himself as a private detective and travels to the country of Rootabaga to help his client find a rare stamp.
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Part 1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Mercy! Don't use that ash tray!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs

["Actually, I'm really not worried..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Virginia Bright
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Part 2.

[Wonderful, Wonderful] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The One and Only Superman (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

["Now you are in time to help us..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

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; Virginia Bright
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Part 3.

["Willy Nilly -- you're a whole hour late!"] (Table of Contents: 10)

Willy Nilly / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Reprints:

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Isn't this exciting, Bob? We're on the Street of Seven Thieves!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute
  3. 2. ["If I don't come up with some rent money today..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  5. 4. ["Mercy! Don't use that ash tray!"]
    Honey in Hollywood
  6. 5. The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children!
    Binky
  7. 6. ["Actually, I'm really not worried..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  8. 7. [Wonderful, Wonderful]
    A Bit of Disc and Data
  9. 8. The One and Only Superman
    Superman
  10. 9. ["Now you are in time to help us..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  11. 10. ["Willy Nilly -- you're a whole hour late!"]
    Willy Nilly
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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