(February-March 1965)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1964-12-10
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 #42.


The Brainless Brain Surgeon! (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:
celebrity; head mirror; nurses; physicians; stethoscopes; water coolers

Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; superhero
Characters:
Superboy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[The Brainless Brain Surgeon, Part 1] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Harvard Harvard III
Synopsis:
Bob is mistaken for Dr Killpain, and goes along with it because he likes to play golf.
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Title from cover.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Showcase; G. I. Joe / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

["Excuse me. My phone's ringing."] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

["Coming your way in '65..."] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Superman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part 2: The "Medic Gets a Head-ic" or "Migraine Is Your Grain" (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Harvard Harvard III; Ben Cursey; Dr Zooba
Synopsis:
Bob gets kidnapped by South American bandits who think he can operate on their leader.
Keywords:
celebrity

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Challengers of the Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part 3: Is There a Doctor in the House? (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Harvard Harvard III; El Crocodile; Lyndon Johnson
Keywords:
celebrity

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

80-Page Giant / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

["Hmm... Say - You can't park out there!"] (Table of Contents: 14)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["Make it a happy holiday..."] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Brainless Brain Surgeon!
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  2. 1. Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!"
    Superboy
  3. 2. [The Brainless Brain Surgeon, Part 1]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; G. I. Joe
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Bob's Gag Bag
  7. 6. ["Excuse me. My phone's ringing."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  8. 7. ["Coming your way in '65..."]
    Superman
  9. 8. Part 2: The "Medic Gets a Head-ic" or "Migraine Is Your Grain"
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Challengers of the Unknown
  11. 10. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  12. 11. Part 3: Is There a Doctor in the House?
    The Adventures of Bob Hope
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    80-Page Giant
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The Doom Patrol
  15. 14. ["Hmm... Say - You can't park out there!"]
    Casey the Cop
  16. 15. ["Make it a happy holiday..."]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein
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