(July 1954)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
On-sale Date
1954-05-24
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)

Peter Porkchops / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie

Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superboy
Synopsis
Superboy puts out a fire at the Smallville Teen-Age Club which inspires them to start a project to educate people about fire prevention.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Later published in DC comics cover-dated February 1965.

Mad Masquerade! (Table of Contents: 2)

Peter Porkchops / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie; Mr. Goople
Synopsis
Wolfie tries to win the prize at a masquerade party but nothing works out as he planned.
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bernard the Brave / comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Egad, how wonderful!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bernard; Montmorency; Sidney Slalom
Synopsis
Bernard brags to a ski pro about his own prowess on the slopes, but he's never been skiing before.

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

Scripto / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Fun Shop / activity / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With these letters you can spell the name of a popular bird!

Indexer Notes

puzzles and fun facts

Thar She Blows! (Table of Contents: 7)

Peter Porkchops / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie; Elmer Wolf
Synopsis
Wolfie reads the story of the Three Little Pigs and decides he wants to huff and puff and blow Peter's house down.

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

Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

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

Doodles Duck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! $100 just to win a checker game!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Doodles Duck; Lemuel Duck; Professor Pelican
Synopsis
Doodles tries to win a prize by playing against a checkers champion, but Lemuel figures out the game is rigged.

Radio Zooville (Table of Contents: 11)

Peter Porkchops / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie [A. Wolf]

"Free" Wheeling with Abbott and Costello (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Defective Detective! (Table of Contents: 13)

Peter Porkchops / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie; Dangerous Dan McFoo
Synopsis
Wolfie graduates from the Zilch Detective School but his new skills are no match for a real criminal.

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

Schwinn Phantom / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Peter Porkchops
  2. 1. Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!"
    Superboy
  3. 2. Mad Masquerade!
    Peter Porkchops
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Egad, how wonderful!"]
    Bernard the Brave
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Scripto
  7. 6. ["With these letters you can spell the name of a popular bird!"]
    Fun Shop
  8. 7. Thar She Blows!
    Peter Porkchops
  9. 8. ["Gosh, Pud, wasn't it swell of Mom 'n' Pop..."]
    Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. ["Wow! $100 just to win a checker game!"]
    Doodles Duck
  12. 11. Radio Zooville
    Peter Porkchops
  13. 12. "Free" Wheeling with Abbott and Costello
    Popsicle
  14. 13. Defective Detective!
    Peter Porkchops
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn Phantom
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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