(April-May 1967)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1967-02-02
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Dr. Van Pyre; Frank N. Stein; Heinrich von Wolfmann; "Crash" Vyctum; Super-Hip (inset)

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

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

Somebody Stole Our Teachers -- Hooray! (Table of Contents)

Bob Hope / comic story / 22.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bob Hope; Harvard Harvard; Tadwallader Jutefruice [Super-Hip]; Dr. Van Pyre; Heinrich von Wilfmann; Zombia Ghastly; Frank N. Stein; "Crash" Vyctum; Lisa; Badger Goldliver; Henrietta; Doltish; Dr. Orville Paperwerke; Miss Neurasthenia; Big Bill; Sniffles; Los Angeles Dodgers; Drew Fearsome
Synopsis:
The teachers of Benedict Arnold High attend the State Teachers Convention, where mobster Big Bill kidnaps all the attendees and holds them for ransom.

Indexer Notes

Across 24 pages, but pages 8, 16, and 24 are 1/2 pages.

Capture Hill 79 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

239 Stamps (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Bob Hope]
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

jokes, with excerpted reader comments; follows page 8 of the main story sequence

["I'm going to make an oil tank set-up for my model trains with this empty coffee can."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6508

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

Hint submitted by Kevin Bailey of Billerica, Massachusetts.

On the page after the previous sequence.

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

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

The Flashiest News of the Year-- (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Would You Believe... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Gag Cards / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Here's DC's Comic Valentine for You... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

"Faster, Kato!" (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Novelty Parade (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Novelty House / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Zooming Your Way! (Table of Contents)

Batman; Green Arrow / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #71, on sale February 16

On the same page as page 24 of the main story sequence.

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

Tank Trap / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Win This Full-Size Gemini Spacecraft (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Revell / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bob Hope
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Somebody Stole Our Teachers -- Hooray!
    Bob Hope
  4. 3. Capture Hill 79
    G. I. Joe
  5. 4. 239 Stamps
    Zenith Co.
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Bob's Gag Bag
  7. 6. ["I'm going to make an oil tank set-up for my model trains with this empty coffee can."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  9. 8. The Flashiest News of the Year--
    The Flash
  10. 9. Would You Believe...
    Gag Cards
  11. 10. Here's DC's Comic Valentine for You...
    Blackhawk
  12. 11. "Faster, Kato!"
    Aurora
  13. 12. Novelty Parade
    Novelty House
  14. 13. Zooming Your Way!
    Batman; Green Arrow
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tank Trap
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. Win This Full-Size Gemini Spacecraft
    Revell
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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