(December 1964-January 1965)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1964-10-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
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

On-sale date from ad in Challengers of the Unknown #41.


Robert the Robot! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Harvard Harvard III; Prof. Huntly Blinkly
Keywords:
celebrity; dogs; laboratories; robots

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Robert the Robot! Part 1 (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Bob Hope / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake (signed)
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Harvard Harvard III; Sikh Salama; The Wazir of Kremel
Synopsis:
The Wazir of Kremel is an exact look alike for Bob so he asks to change places for 24 hours.
Keywords:
celebrity

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Fox and the Crow; Sugar and Spike / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["'Tis luck to catch a leprechaun!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bob's Gag Bag / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["I had the most wonderful dream last night, Lem!"] (Table of Contents)

Lem 'n' Lime / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Monogram / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Part 2: He'd Rather Be Lead Than Dead! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Arnold Drake (signed)
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Prof Huntly-Blinkly; Harvard Harvard III
Synopsis:
The Prof turns Bob into a robot to escape from assassins.
Keywords:
celebrity

["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Doom Patrol / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Be first in your neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Come in, Clancy..."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Part 3: The Robot's Last Scrap! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Arnold Drake (signed)
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
celebrity

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Showcase; G. I. Joe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Electric Engine / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Hasbro's G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Robert the Robot!
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. Children of Tomorrow!
  3. 2. Robert the Robot! Part 1
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    The Fox and the Crow; Sugar and Spike
  5. 4. ["'Tis luck to catch a leprechaun!"]
    L. C. Leprechaun; Lucky Charms
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Bob's Gag Bag
  7. 6. ["I had the most wonderful dream last night, Lem!"]
    Lem 'n' Lime
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Monogram
  9. 8. Part 2: He'd Rather Be Lead Than Dead!
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  10. 9. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Doom Patrol
  12. 11. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  13. 12. ["Come in, Clancy..."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  14. 13. Part 3: The Robot's Last Scrap!
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; G. I. Joe
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Electric Engine
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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