([December] 1960)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
On-sale date
1960-09-29
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 1960-'61 Issue. Published by NATIONAL COMICS PUBLICATIONS, INC., 575 Lexington Ave., New York 22, N. Y., by arrangement with MAXTON PUBLISHERS, INC. © 1960 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' Who's Who site. On-sale date from copyright registration.


Fastest Nose in the West (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 "1960-61 ISSUE".

[Maze] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[The Fastest Nose in the West] (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; Grover Groundhog; Winky; Blinky; Santa Claus; The Christmas Present Rustlers

Indexer Notes

The title is made up by the indexer. First line in the story: "Yippee-aye-ay... Here comes Rudolph, the fastest nose in the West!"

Rudolph Asks (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

A letter puzzle.

Picture Fun (Table of Contents: 4)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

A letter picture.

Posse! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ? (Rudolph and Grover); ? (rest)
Inks
Rube Grossman ? (Rudolph and Grover); ? (rest)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

A game played with buttons and coins. The bandits are definitely not by Grossman, while Rudolph and Grover likely are.

Play Trees (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

A three-in-a-row game played with buttons.

TV Flips (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rube Grossman ? (Rudolph and Grover); ? (rest)
Inks
Rube Grossman ? (Rudolph and Grover); ? (rest)
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Flip between two cowboy scenes. Inside back cover. Rudolph and Grover are probably by Grossman, but the cowboy is not (almost looks like Lee Elias or Alex Toth).

Happy Holidays from Rudolph (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

A poster on the back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fastest Nose in the West
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  2. 1. [Maze]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  3. 2. [The Fastest Nose in the West]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  4. 3. Rudolph Asks
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  5. 4. Picture Fun
  6. 5. Posse!
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  7. 6. Play Trees
  8. 7. TV Flips
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  9. 8. Happy Holidays from Rudolph
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Allen Ross
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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