(October-November 1958)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (listed editor); Lawrence Nadle (actual editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

["We sure hope you win, Dobie dear"] (Table of Contents)

Pvt. Doberman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; military
Characters:
Pvt. Duane Doberman
Synopsis:
Doberman gets encouraged by the fellow contestants at a beauty pageant.

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

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Doberman the Dreamboat] (Table of Contents: 2)

Pvt. Doberman / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script:
Cal Howard ?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; military
Characters:
Pvt. Duane Doberman; Sgt. Ernie Bilko; Cpl. Rocco Barbella; Col. John T. Hall; Nell Hall
Synopsis:
Doberman's unaccountable popularity with local females leads Bilko to enter him in a local popularity contest, hoping Doberman will win him the cash prize.

Indexer Notes

Across 28 pages, but pages 10, 20, and 28 are on 2/3 of a page each.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Do You Know the Legend of Superman? (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Lost - - A Free Education! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Bertram "Binky" Biggs; Tim
Synopsis:
Binky and an older man counsel Tim against dropping out of school.

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 11 of the main story sequence. This particular PSA originally ran in DC Comics published with a cover date of October 1951 and was reprinted for the October 1958 titles.

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["By the light- Of the silvery moon..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Barracks Blues / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; military
Synopsis:
An army mess cook has a unique method for boiling eggs.

Indexer Notes

On the page between page 20 and page 21 of the main story sequence.

Wings and Winnie Winchester Bag a Thief (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Winchester Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Giant Dinosaurs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["We sure hope you win, Dobie dear"]
    Pvt. Doberman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. [Doberman the Dreamboat]
    Pvt. Doberman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Do You Know the Legend of Superman?
    Superman
  6. 5. Lost - - A Free Education!
    Binky
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. ["By the light- Of the silvery moon..."]
    Barracks Blues
  9. 8. Wings and Winnie Winchester Bag a Thief
    Winchester Roller Skates
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Giant Dinosaurs
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