(August 1958)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of March, June, September, and December
On-sale Date
1958-06-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited) (editor); Larry Nadle (actual editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jerry Lewis / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Jerry Lewis

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Jerry Lewis / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Graham Place
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fine thing! I bought this cake at the fancy bake shop...
Genre
humor
Characters
Jerry Lewis; Otto (chief baker); Jean Ford
Synopsis
Jerry discovers a bakery with guns and ammo in their store room.

Indexer Notes

Part 1

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

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty! Are you just coming home from school?
Genre
humor
Characters
Betty; Betty's father
Synopsis
Betty doesn't know where the Azores are.
Reprints

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Wanted: A Pal! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Lou Cameron
Inks
Lou Cameron
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
?

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Frankie; Bob; Jerry (flashback)
Synopsis
Frankie and Bob start talking about having a close friend.

Indexer Notes

"Published as a public service in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly coordinating organization for national health, welfare and recreation agencies in the U.S."

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

Jerry Lewis / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Graham Place
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! Lemme out! It's dark in here! Where's the light?
Genre
humor
Characters
Jerry Lewis; Otto; Jean Ford; Jailbreak Benny
Synopsis
Otto kidnaps Jerry and Miss Ford and takes them to the Grand Planner, whose plan is to ruin Miss Ford.

Indexer Notes

Part 2

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

Varsity Vic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't forget, Doris, I'm picking you and your folks...
Genre
humor
Characters
Varsity Vic; Doris; Doris' mother; Doris' father
Synopsis
Vic gets seats at the 50-yard line.
Reprints

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

Jerry Lewis / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Owen Fitzgerald
Inks
Graham Place
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Take them away and put a guard on them!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jerry Lewis; Otto; Jean Ford; Jailbreak Benny
Synopsis
The Grand Planner is revealed as Jailbreak Benny who's teaching crooks how to bake a cake with a gun in it.

Indexer Notes

Part 3

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jerry Lewis
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. ["Fine thing! I bought this cake at the fancy bake shop..."]
    Jerry Lewis
  4. 3. ["Betty! Are you just coming home from school?"]
    Betty
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  6. 5. Wanted: A Pal!
  7. 6. ["Hey! Lemme out! It's dark in here! Where's the light?"]
    Jerry Lewis
  8. 7. ["Don't forget, Doris, I'm picking you and your folks..."]
    Varsity Vic
  9. 8. ["Take them away and put a guard on them!"]
    Jerry Lewis
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
  • Per Sandell
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  • Jim Van Dore