(February-March 1960)

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

["Never mind the fortune, Dad!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope
Keywords:
crystal balls; fortune tellers

Indexer Notes

Drucker credit from Bob Hughes. Cover previously credited to Bob Oksner.

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

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["B-b-bob! Our future doesn't look very bright!"] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Bob lands a reporting gig. His assignment: to interview Nostril Darmus. He claims he can predict the future, but only when he has a cold.

Indexer Notes

Part 1.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 3)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

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

Hi-Power Binoculars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Superboy Says: "It's Fun to Help Others!" (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

["Fine thing! This guy Nostril Darmus can read the future..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Hoods come to kidnap Darmus for their mobster boss who wants to know which ponies will win at the track. They nab Bob instead. In a panic, Bob "eenie-meeney-miney-moes" it and hits five winners.

Indexer Notes

Part 2.

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

The Adventures of Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Resume speed!"] (Table of Contents: 9)

Teen-Age / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mort Drucker ?
Pencils:
Mort Drucker ?
Inks:
Mort Drucker ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Keywords:
record reviews

["Nice work, Champ!"] (Table of Contents: 11)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Things get complicated. A female reporter sent to interview Darmus tracks Bob down and helps him escape. At the same time the mobster's bookie, comes to grab him so he doesn't lose any more money.

Indexer Notes

Part 3.

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Space Shoes / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Never mind the fortune, Dad!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  3. 2. ["B-b-bob! Our future doesn't look very bright!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. Statement of Ownership
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Hi-Power Binoculars
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  7. 6. Superboy Says: "It's Fun to Help Others!"
    Superboy
  8. 7. ["Fine thing! This guy Nostril Darmus can read the future..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Jerry Lewis
  10. 9. ["Resume speed!"]
    Teen-Age
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    A Bit of Disc and Data
  12. 11. ["Nice work, Champ!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Space Shoes
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • John P. Selegue
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Ed Boner