([December] 1955)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale date
1955-09-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Lawrence Nadle ?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia: "RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER. Copyright 1955, by Robert L. May. Published by NATIONAL COMICS PUBLICATIONS, INC., 480 Lexington Ave., New York 17, N. Y., by arrangement with MAXTON PUBLISHERS, INC. Except for those who have authorized use of their names, stories, characters and incidents mentioned in this book are entirely imaginary and fictitious, and no identification with actual persons, living or dead, is intended or should be inferred. Printed in U.S.A."

Credits are from Jerry Bails' Who's Who site. On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus; Grover Groundhog

Indexer Notes

No number on the cover, but does have an indicator of "1955-56 ISSUE".

Star Maze (Table of Contents: 1)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Hobgoblin

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Art credits provided by Bob Hughes.

[Rudolph Visits Cloudland] (Table of Contents: 2)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Winky; Blinky; Grover Groundhog; Santa Claus; The Sandman; Hobgoblin
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title is made up by the indexer. First line in the story: "Christmas is coming-- So we're making toys-- for sweet little girls-- and good little boys!"

Pages 1-13 and 15-26 included in Limited Collectors' Edition reprint.

Christmas Code (Table of Contents: 3)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Winky; Blinky; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A secret code message. Art credit provided by Bob Hughes.

Find the Twins (Table of Contents: 4)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Winky; Blinky; Grover Groundhog; Santa Claus
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Find the matching elves, and how many four-letter words found in letters of "Santa Claus". Art credits provided by Bob Hughes.

Play Cloudland (Table of Contents: 5)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Grover Groundhog

Indexer Notes

A game played with a penny. Art credits provided by Bob Hughes.

Santa's Surprise (Table of Contents: 6)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Santa Claus; Winky; Blinky
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A dot picture. Art credits provided by Bob Hughes.

Play Sandman (Table of Contents: 7)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
The Sandman

Indexer Notes

A game played with buttons and coins. Art credits provided by Bob Hughes.

Santa's Space Ship (Table of Contents: 8)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children

Indexer Notes

A game played with buttons. Art credits provided by Bob Hughes.

[Riddles] (Table of Contents: 9)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; The Sandman; Winky; Blinky; Hobgoblin

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Art credits provided by Bob Hughes.

[Cloudland Poster] (Table of Contents: 10)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Hobgoblin; Winky; Blinky

Indexer Notes

A poster on the back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  2. 1. Star Maze
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  3. 2. [Rudolph Visits Cloudland]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  4. 3. Christmas Code
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  5. 4. Find the Twins
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  6. 5. Play Cloudland
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  7. 6. Santa's Surprise
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  8. 7. Play Sandman
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  9. 8. Santa's Space Ship
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  10. 9. [Riddles]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  11. 10. [Cloudland Poster]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
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