([December] 1958)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale date
1958-09-24
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 1958-'59 ISSUE. Published by NATIONAL COMICS PUBLICATIONS, INC., 575 Lexington Ave., New York 22, N. Y., by arrangement with MAXTON PUBLISHERS, INC. ©1958 by Robert L. May. All rights reserved under International and Pan-American Copyright Conventions. Except for those who have authorized use of their names, the stories, characters and incidents mentioned in this periodical 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' WhosWho site. On-sale date from copyright registration. On-sale date of September 30 in ad in The Three Mouseketeers (DC, 1956 series) #20.


[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

Indexer Notes

No number on the cover, but does have an indicator of "1958-59 ISSUE".

To Funland (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
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Indexer Notes

A maze. Inside front cover.

[Cousin Dodie Gets Lost] (Table of Contents: 2)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / comic story / 28 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; Rudolph's Mom; Santa Claus; Dodie Deer (Rudolph's cousin); Winky; Blinky; Simple Simon; Old Lady Who Lives in a Shoe; Hickory Dickory Doc; Old King Cole; Fiddlers Three; Princess Cinderella; Fairy Godmother; Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater; Mother Goose Land
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title is from the reprint. First line in the story: "Now remember, Rudolph, your little cousin Dodie is coming to visit us for the holidays!"

Play Miss Santa (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
Santa Claus

Indexer Notes

A game played with a coin.

Color by Letters Christmas Picture (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
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A coloring page.

Play Planets (Table of Contents: 5)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

A game played with buttons and coins.

Play Dodie (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
Dodie Deer

Indexer Notes

A game played with a button.

Santa's Word Game (Table of Contents: 7)

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
Santa Claus

Indexer Notes

Name items from a category that start with a specified letter. Inside back cover.

[Poster] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
Rube Grossman ?
Inks
Rube Grossman ?
Colors
?

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

Indexer Notes

Poster on the back cover.

Reprinted as the cover in the Limited Collectors' Edition reprint, but with the rocket positioned lower (to make room for the logo) and more snow added.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  2. 1. To Funland
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  3. 2. [Cousin Dodie Gets Lost]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  4. 3. Play Miss Santa
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  5. 4. Color by Letters Christmas Picture
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  6. 5. Play Planets
  7. 6. Play Dodie
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  8. 7. Santa's Word Game
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  9. 8. [Poster]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
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