(December 1965-January 1966)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1965-10-07
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Boy Meets Ghoul! (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
humor
Characters
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Coach Franklin Stein; Professor Von Wolfmann; Dr. Van Pyre; Zombia Ghastly
Synopsis
Super-Hip introduces Bob Hope to the faculty of Benedict Arnold High School, a.k.a. The Benedict Arnold High School Five.
Keywords
bands; banjos; bells; Benedict Arnold High School; celebrity; Frankenstein's monsters; guitars; harps; mod fashions; music; vampires; werewolves

Indexer Notes

The faculty are classic Universal Studios monsters.

Builders of the Future! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Jack Schiff

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis
UNESCO builds a school in Africa.

Indexer Notes

UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization; Published as a public service in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly, coordinating organization for National Heath, Welfare and Recreation Agencies of the U.S.

Super-Hip Flies Again (Table of Contents: 2)

Bob Hope / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
humor
Characters
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Lisa; Harvard-Harvard; Badger Goldliver; Dr. F. Rutecake
Synopsis
Bob Hope takes Tadwallader Jutefruice to a psychiatrist, Dr. F. Rutecake, because he is too well adjusted. Bob next encourages Tadwallader to join the Benedict Arnold High School football team. Badger Goldliver beats up Tadwallader, who gets angry, turns into Super-Hip, and turns Badger into a waffle with maple syrup.
Keywords
celebrity

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey Kids! Transogram's Trik-Trak is the greatest!

Indexer Notes

Ad for Transogram's Trik-Trak in comic-story format. Appears after page 4 of the preceding story sequence.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who said a good big man can always beat a good little man?
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]

Indexer Notes

House ad for The Atom #22.

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

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

Script
Arnold Drake ?
Pencils
Bob Oksner ?
Inks
Bob Oksner ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Bob Hope
Synopsis
Jokes told by Bob Hope and a promotion for The Adventures of Jerry Lewis.
Keywords
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Spot illustration may be by Owen Fitzgerald.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You and Cheerios really make sweet music together, Bullwinkle!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Rocket J. Squirrel; Bullwinkle J. Moose
Synopsis
Cheerios ad featuring Rocky and Bullwinkle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Tyco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! That's the old Hooterville Cannonball right down to the rivets!
Synopsis
Ad for Tyco toys, featuring the Hooterville Cannonball, a tie-in to TV's Petticoat Junction.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic-book format.

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

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
By popular demand-- Batman and Robin's most fantastic foes!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Joker; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Fox; Shark; Vulture; Mr. Zero; Calendar Man
Synopsis
House ad for Batman 176 (80-Page Giant G17)

Part 2: Tackled Pink (Also Black and Blue) (Table of Contents: 9)

Bob Hope / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
humor
Characters
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Lisa; Badger Goldliver; Coach Frank N. Stein; Professor Von Wolfmann; Dr. Van Pyre; Zombia Ghastly; Henrietta
Synopsis
Tadwallader Jutefruice teaches the football team how to win by outsmarting their opponent.
Keywords
celebrity

Indexer Notes

"The Spectre is coming!" blurb on first page

[Ultra the Multi-Alien] (Table of Contents: 10)

Ultra the Multi-Alien / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Ultra the Multi-Alien
Synopsis
House ad for Mystery in Space 104 featuring Ultra the Multi-Alien

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

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Biggest Christmas surprise ever!
Characters
Chuck
Synopsis
Chuck and his dad buy each other an AMT 1937 Cord model kit for Christmas.

Indexer Notes

Ad for AMT corporation model kits in comic-book format

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

Supergirl; Wonder Woman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They're brainy... They're brawny... They're beautiful...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Wonder Woman [Princess Diana]
Synopsis
House ad for The Brave and the Bold 63 featuring Supergirl and Wonder Woman

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

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

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

Job Number
6335
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mister Cap, I bought a model kit last week.
Genre
humor
Characters
Cap
Synopsis
A boy tries to exchange a battleship model kit that he already assembled.

Part 3: "I Was a Teen-Aged Old Man" or "What's the Youth?" (Table of Contents: 14)

Bob Hope / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
humor
Characters
Bob Hope; Super-Hip [Tadwallader Jutefruice]; Coach Frank N. Stein; Professor Von Wolfmann; Dr. Van Pyre; Zombia Ghastly; Lisa; Badger Goldliver; Henrietta
Synopsis
The Benedict Arnold High School football team plays the Suburban Normal team. When Tadwallader's slide rule is stolen, he gets angry, turns into Super-Hip. He and the faculty take over the game. The Suburban Normal football team puts the Benedict Arnold faculty out of action. Super-Hip and Bob Hope win the game.
Keywords
celebrity

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Riddle me this!
Characters
Batman; Penguin; Robin
Synopsis
Subscription ad for DC comic

Indexer Notes

Features cover of Batman #177. Appears between the 5th and 6th page of the previous story sequence.

Presenting... A New Jimmy Olsen (Table of Contents: 16)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent / Kal-El]
Synopsis
House ad for Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 89

238 Magic Tricks (Table of Contents: 17)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Ad for Magic Tricks OC

100 Individual Magnets (Table of Contents: 18)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Ad for Magnets, Dept. 12R

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you heard the big news about G.I. Joe
Synopsis
Ad for G.I. Joe Club

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Great Moments in Sport (Table of Contents: 20)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Characters
Johnny Unitas
Synopsis
Ad for Aurora sports models

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic-book format. On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Boy Meets Ghoul!
    Bob Hope
  2. 1. Builders of the Future!
  3. 2. Super-Hip Flies Again
    Bob Hope
  4. 3. ["Hey Kids! Transogram's Trik-Trak is the greatest!"]
  5. 4. ["Who said a good big man can always beat a good little man?"]
    The Atom
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Bob's Gag Bag
  7. 6. ["You and Cheerios really make sweet music together, Bullwinkle!"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  8. 7. ["Wow! That's the old Hooterville Cannonball right down to the rivets!"]
    Tyco
  9. 8. ["By popular demand-- Batman and Robin's most fantastic foes!"]
    Batman
  10. 9. Part 2: Tackled Pink (Also Black and Blue)
    Bob Hope
  11. 10. [Ultra the Multi-Alien]
    Ultra the Multi-Alien
  12. 11. ["Biggest Christmas surprise ever!"]
    AMT
  13. 12. ["They're brainy... They're brawny... They're beautiful..."]
    Supergirl; Wonder Woman
  14. 13. ["Mister Cap, I bought a model kit last week."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  15. 14. Part 3: "I Was a Teen-Aged Old Man" or "What's the Youth?"
    Bob Hope
  16. 15. ["Riddle me this!"]
    Batman
  17. 16. Presenting... A New Jimmy Olsen
    Jimmy Olsen
  18. 17. 238 Magic Tricks
  19. 18. 100 Individual Magnets
  20. 19. ["Have you heard the big news about G.I. Joe"]
  21. 20. Great Moments in Sport
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