Buzzy #56
(May 1954)

DC, 1944 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
On-sale Date
1954-03-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Larry Nadle (actual)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Graham Place
Inks
Graham Place
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff

Binky Says: "Welcome Amigo!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Allergy Biggs; Binky Biggs
Synopsis
Allergy befriends a boy from Mexico at his school and both boys learn things from each other.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

Buzzy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How about joining Susie and me on a double date tonight, Binks?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Bink Higgins; Mildred Martin; Susie Gruff; Sheila
Synopsis
Buzzy agrees to find a date for Bink but things get muddled and Buzzy gets in trouble with Susie.

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

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

Buzzy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Buzzy, have you seen Wolfie around?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Glenda Green; Susie Gruff; Wolfert the Wolf
Synopsis
Glenda tries to attract Wolfie's attention by wearing a blonde wig and pretending to be a girl named Betty.

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

Liz / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hail to thee blithe spirit!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Liz; Freddie; Professor Hook
Synopsis
Liz and Freddie can't agree on the author of a particular poem: Keats or Shelley?
Keywords
poetry

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

Scripto / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Line of Stars Presents (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

Buzzy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Buzzy! What's new with you this beautiful Saturday morning?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Bink Higgins; Susie Gruff; Homer Gruff; Freddy
Synopsis
Buzzy has no money to buy a birthday present for Susie, so he and Bink decide to make her some candy.

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

Buzzy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Buzzy! What are you doing in that elevator...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff
Synopsis
Binky doesn't keep his new job as an elevator operator very long, thanks to Susie.
Keywords
elevators

Build-Up for Buzzy (Table of Contents: 11)

Buzzy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff; Wolfert the Wolf
Synopsis
Susie want to figure out what sort of job will be perfect for Buzzy when he grows up.

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

Buzzy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Buzzy! Wasn't that a wonderful picture?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff; Bink Higgins; Sheila
Synopsis
Buzzy and Susie don't agree about the movie they have just seen.
Keywords
movies

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Buzzy
  2. 1. Binky Says: "Welcome Amigo!"
    Binky
  3. 2. ["How about joining Susie and me on a double date tonight, Binks?"]
    Buzzy
  4. 3. ["I'm afraid of wild animals in these woods."]
    Dubble Bubble
  5. 4. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. 5. ["Buzzy, have you seen Wolfie around?"]
    Buzzy
  7. 6. ["Hail to thee blithe spirit!"]
    Liz
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Scripto
  9. 8. The Line of Stars Presents
  10. 9. ["Hi, Buzzy! What's new with you this beautiful Saturday morning?"]
    Buzzy
  11. 10. ["Buzzy! What are you doing in that elevator..."]
    Buzzy
  12. 11. Build-Up for Buzzy
    Buzzy
  13. 12. ["Oh, Buzzy! Wasn't that a wonderful picture?"]
    Buzzy
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
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