(May-June 1953)

DC, 1944 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1953-03-11
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 US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Most information in this index supplied by The Big Blog of Kids' Comics at http://www.bigblogcomics.com.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Dodo and the Frog / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Dunbar Dodo; Fenimore Frog

Buzzy Gets Tips on Choosing a Profession! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Buzzy
Synopsis:
A young man considers a career in community social welfare work and is encouraged by a professional.

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

Caption at bottom reads: "This page is published as a public service in cooperation with leading national social welfare and youth-serving organizations."

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

The Dodo and the Frog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Greetings, Fenimore! I'd like you to meet my good friend, Dopey Duck!
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Dunbar Dodo; Fenimore Frog; Dopey Duck
Synopsis:
Fenimore Frog makes friends with a treasure-finding duck, but things go wrong.

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

Scrambled Squares... / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

By drawing sections of a cartoon drawn on a grid into a blank and numbered grid, a person can draw a cartoon.

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

Bendix Coaster Brake / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Superman DC National Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Dodo and the Frog / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Otto Feuer
Inks:
Otto Feuer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
--An' so that's why I always say that frogs are the smartest animals in the world!
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fenimore Frog; Dunbar Dodo

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

Fun Shop / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Comicode / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Biggety Bear / comic story / 3.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Well, well! Don't tell me you're working again!
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Biggety Bear

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

Lady Wildroot Shampoo / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Let's Name It / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
A western animal!

Superman Is on Television! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Blabber Mouse / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Where have you been all day, Blabber?
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Blabber Mouse
Reprints:

The Unhungry Pig (Table of Contents: 15)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (header)
Inks:
? (header)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Line of Stars (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Superman DC National Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Doodles Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Company fix bayonets!
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Doodles Duck
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Sheaffer's Skrip / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Dodo and the Frog
  2. 1. Buzzy Gets Tips on Choosing a Profession!
    Buzzy
  3. 2. ["Greetings, Fenimore! I'd like you to meet my good friend, Dopey Duck!"]
    The Dodo and the Frog
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Scrambled Squares...
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bendix Coaster Brake
  6. 5. ["Here's the maze of mirrors, Pud..."]
    Dubble Bubble
  7. 6. Editorial Advisory Board
    Superman DC National Comics
  8. 7. ["--An' so that's why I always say that frogs are the smartest animals in the world!"]
    The Dodo and the Frog
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Fun Shop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Comicode
  11. 10. ["Well, well! Don't tell me you're working again!"]
    Biggety Bear
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Lady Wildroot Shampoo
  13. 12. ["A western animal!"]
    Let's Name It
  14. 13. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  15. 14. ["Where have you been all day, Blabber?"]
    Blabber Mouse
  16. 15. The Unhungry Pig
  17. 16. The Line of Stars
    Superman DC National Comics
  18. 17. ["Company fix bayonets!"]
    Doodles Duck
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Sheaffer's Skrip
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