(August-September 1949)

DC, 1946 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1949-06-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Larry Nadle (actual editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Nutsy Squirrel [DC] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rube Grossman
Inks
Rube Grossman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Nutsy Squirrel

Now - More Than Ever (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

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

Nutsy Squirrel [DC] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Woody Gelman ?
Pencils
Rube Grossman
Inks
Rube Grossman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Nutsy! What's the idea of dressing up like a painter?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Professor; Nutsy Squirrel
Synopsis
Nutsy decides to become a painter (of mustaches...on other people's paintings).

Bob Lemon (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Trixy's Tongue Twisters (Table of Contents: 4)

Trixy / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel (signed)
Pencils
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Trixy

Message to Parents (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Keywords
polio

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

Ozzie Owl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
>Yawn< My! I sure am tired tonight!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Ozzie Owl
Synopsis
Once all the sheep run away, no one can get any sleep anymore, so it's up to Ozzie to figure out a way to get them to come back!

Champ to Chump - And Back Again (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Bernard the Brave / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I, the noble St. Bernard -- Strong of heart and eagle of eye...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bernard the Brave
Synopsis
Bernard has to rescue a rabbit who is trapped on the railroad tracks.

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

Kellogg's Rice Krispies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Plato Platypus / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howie Post
Inks
Howie Post
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, fish and flowers and one, two, three!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Plato Platypus
Synopsis
A conman (squirrel? chipmunk?) tries to trick Plato out of his money, but Plato's too dumb for him.

Plane Daring (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Superman DC Publication Means the Best in Westerns (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

Roly and Poly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy! What a day for fishing, eh, Roly?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Roly; Poly; Mugsy McGonnigle
Synopsis
Mugsy swipes the boys' fishing rods so they concoct an elaborate scheme involving a fake fish to get back at him.

Why the Wolf Howls (Table of Contents: 15)

Patrick Parrot's Unnatural History / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Starring... Nutsy Squirrel (Table of Contents: 16)

Animal Flips / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel (signed)
Pencils
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Professor; Nutsy Squirrel

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

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

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

Nutsy Squirrel [DC] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Woody Gelman ?
Pencils
Rube Grossman
Inks
Rube Grossman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whee! All the kids are playing!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Nutsy Squirrel
Synopsis
Nutsy reinterprets the rules of baseball, much to the chagrin of his teammates.

Superman on Safety First! (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Nutsy Squirrel [DC]
  2. 1. Now - More Than Ever
  3. 2. ["Hey, Nutsy! What's the idea of dressing up like a painter?"]
    Nutsy Squirrel [DC]
  4. 3. Bob Lemon
    Wheaties
  5. 4. Trixy's Tongue Twisters
    Trixy
  6. 5. Message to Parents
  7. 6. [">Yawn< My! I sure am tired tonight!"]
    Ozzie Owl
  8. 7. Champ to Chump - And Back Again
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  9. 8. ["For one laugh on top of another..."]
  10. 9. ["I, the noble St. Bernard -- Strong of heart and eagle of eye..."]
    Bernard the Brave
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Rice Krispies
  12. 11. ["Oh, fish and flowers and one, two, three!"]
    Plato Platypus
  13. 12. Plane Daring
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  14. 13. A Superman DC Publication Means the Best in Westerns
  15. 14. ["Boy! What a day for fishing, eh, Roly?"]
    Roly and Poly
  16. 15. Why the Wolf Howls
    Patrick Parrot's Unnatural History
  17. 16. Starring... Nutsy Squirrel
    Animal Flips
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Bendix Coaster Brake
  19. 18. ["Whee! All the kids are playing!"]
    Nutsy Squirrel [DC]
  20. 19. Superman on Safety First!
    Superman
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Wakely
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Daisy B-B Guns
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