(October-November 1963)

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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1963
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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

Issue Notes

licensed celebrity character


["Run, Bob, run!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; pretty girl; gunmen
Synopsis:
Gunmen menace Bob Hope as he teeters on the ledge of a tall building.
Keywords:
revolvers

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Faster, Bob-- Faster!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Natasha; Mary; Professor; Blitznian agents; Blitznian athletes
Synopsis:
Bob Hope accidentally takes a professor's formula, ending up in Blitznia with super speed but without his memory.
Keywords:
Olympics; sports

Indexer Notes

Part 1.

["Try a tongue teaser!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Flashiest News of the Year... A Giant Flash Annual! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Giant Flash Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

["This coupon entitles you to free admission..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines delivered to your home..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["You want this million dollar formula..."] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Blitznians groom Bob to run for them in the Olympics, but his memory recovers after encountering the professor and his pretty daughter again.

Indexer Notes

Part 2.

Your Eyes May Play Tricks... But Not Your Taste! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Command a Naval Fleet (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

102 Ships of All Nations / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Free! These... And More New Issue Stamps... Just Released (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Inside Hollywood / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Hollywood news and gossip
Keywords:
Hollywood; movie star

["Wow! He's running faster than light!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
The professor's reverse formula accidentally reverses Bob back to the stone age, where he is soon surrounded by pretty girls.
Keywords:
stone age; time travel

Indexer Notes

Part 3.

For Party Fun! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

132 Roman Soldiers (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Roman War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

147 Famous Automobiles (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Auto Models / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

100 Toy Soldiers (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Skinny or fat, 15, 20, 30 or 40 years of age..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Boys, girls, men, women..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Run, Bob, run!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. ["Faster, Bob-- Faster!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. ["Try a tongue teaser!"]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. The Flashiest News of the Year... A Giant Flash Annual!
    Giant Flash Annual
  6. 5. ["This coupon entitles you to free admission..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. ["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines delivered to your home..."]
  8. 7. ["You want this million dollar formula..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  9. 8. Your Eyes May Play Tricks... But Not Your Taste!
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. Command a Naval Fleet
    102 Ships of All Nations
  11. 10. Free! These... And More New Issue Stamps... Just Released
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Inside Hollywood
  13. 12. ["Wow! He's running faster than light!"]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  14. 13. For Party Fun!
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. 132 Roman Soldiers
    Roman War Soldiers
  16. 15. 147 Famous Automobiles
    Auto Models
  17. 16. 100 Toy Soldiers
    100 Toy Soldiers
  18. 17. ["Skinny or fat, 15, 20, 30 or 40 years of age..."]
    American Body Building Club
  19. 18. ["Boys, girls, men, women..."]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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