(December 1958-January 1959)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1958-10-07
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); Larry Nadle (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Alpine Harper was lead writer on Flippity and Flop strips and Cecil Beard was lead on Twiddle and Twaddle. However, they were a husband and wife team known to write collaboratively. Credits by Jerry Bails at http://www.bailsprojects.com/.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flippity and Flop / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Davis
Inks
Jim Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Flippity; Flop; Sam

Indexer Notes

Cover dated January.

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

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

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

Flippity and Flop / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Alpine Harper; Cecil Beard ?
Pencils
Jim Davis
Inks
Jim Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
245
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmmm. Here's an interesting news story!!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Flippity; Flop; Sam; Baldy

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Sharing -- The United Nations Way! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy

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

Flippity and Flop / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Alpine Harper; Cecil Beard ?
Pencils
Jim Davis
Inks
Jim Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It occurs to me that it's awfully quiet around here!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Flippity; Flop; Sam

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Twiddle and Twaddle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Cecil Beard; Alpine Harper ?
Pencils
Jim Davis
Inks
Jim Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
45
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, boy! We're really living it up!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Twiddle; Twaddle; Dog [Rat Terrier]

Animal Weather Forecasters (Table of Contents: 9)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; animal

A Pancake Pail (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Flippity and Flop / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Alpine Harper; Cecil Beard ?
Pencils
Jim Davis
Inks
Jim Davis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
219
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Help, Sam, Flop's got me!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Flippity; Flop; Sam

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flippity and Flop
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. ["Hmmm. Here's an interesting news story!!"]
    Flippity and Flop
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  6. 5. Sharing -- The United Nations Way!
  7. 6. ["It occurs to me that it's awfully quiet around here!"]
    Flippity and Flop
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. ["Oh, boy! We're really living it up!"]
    Twiddle and Twaddle
  10. 9. Animal Weather Forecasters
  11. 10. A Pancake Pail
  12. 11. ["Help, Sam, Flop's got me!"]
    Flippity and Flop
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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