(July-August 1949)

DC, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1949-05-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Theda and Emerson Hall from Globe (photo)
Inks
Theda and Emerson Hall from Globe (photo)
Colors
Theda and Emerson Hall from Globe (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance; western-frontier
Characters
Jimmy Wakely; Wanda McKay

Indexer Notes

photo cover of actors Jimmy Wakely and Wanda McKay; photo credits are on contents page

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

Kodak Verichrome Film / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Romance Trail Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Toth; John Giunta; Bob Oksner; Everett Raymond Kinstler
Inks
Frank Giacoia; John Giunta; Frank Giacoia; Everett Raymond Kinstler
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Contents page with circular images from each story.

Escape from Love! (Table of Contents: 3)

Molly Adams / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Molly Adams is the narrator, a Mary Worth sort of character who dispenses advice to young lovers.

River of Dreams (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama
Keywords
poetry

Kids! Make This Chiquita Banana Cloth Doll (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Mysterious Plan (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Heart Divided (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John GIunta
Inks
John Giunta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; western-frontier

Focusing on the Firebug (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

"U.S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dangerous Sweetheart (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; western-frontier

It's "Flaphappy" (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Post's Cereals / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Message to You All from Jimmy Wakely (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

A Spur to Romance (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Inez Gray
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

story has 1 spot illustration

The Official Bubble Gum of Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey Circus (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Bazooka Bubble Gum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

River Rescue (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Untamed (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; western-frontier

Harmony Ranch (Table of Contents: 17)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Invitation for letters from readers.

Indexer Notes

solicits letters and promises a free subscription for the 50 best letters

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

Rancho Pancho / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello!
Genre
humor

Do You Want Spending Money? (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Adventures of "Popsicle Pete" in Hollywood with Roddy McDowall at Monogram Pictures Studio (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Popsicle Pete / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Superman DC Publication Means the Best in Westerns (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

Escaped Bear...and a Bare Escape! (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Make mine snapshots!"]
    Kodak Verichrome Film
  3. 2. Romance Trail Contents
  4. 3. Escape from Love!
    Molly Adams
  5. 4. River of Dreams
  6. 5. Kids! Make This Chiquita Banana Cloth Doll
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  7. 6. The Mysterious Plan
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  8. 7. A Heart Divided
  9. 8. Focusing on the Firebug
    "U.S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  10. 9. Dangerous Sweetheart
  11. 10. It's "Flaphappy"
    Post's Cereals
  12. 11. A Message to You All from Jimmy Wakely
    Jimmy Wakely
  13. 12. Editorial Advisory Board
    DC Comics
  14. 13. A Spur to Romance
  15. 14. The Official Bubble Gum of Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey Circus
    Bazooka Bubble Gum
  16. 15. River Rescue
    Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure; Royal Crown Cola
  17. 16. Untamed
  18. 17. Harmony Ranch
  19. 18. ["Hello!"]
    Rancho Pancho
  20. 19. Do You Want Spending Money?
    Stephens Credit Sales
  21. 20. Adventures of "Popsicle Pete" in Hollywood with Roddy McDowall at Monogram Pictures Studio
    Popsicle Pete
  22. 21. A Superman DC Publication Means the Best in Westerns
    DC Comics
  23. 22. Escaped Bear...and a Bare Escape!
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
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