(May 1950)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U .S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Race with Death! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk [Tom Hawk]; Dan Hunter; Robin [Dick Grayson] (inset)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Ira Schnapp letterer credit via Todd Klein through a post from his blog Kleinletters, 16 October 2016 (retrieved 19 November 2016, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/star-spangled-schnapp/).

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Race with Death! (Table of Contents: 2)

Tomahawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk [Tom Hawk]; Dan Hunter; He-Who-Heals Many; Chief Many Feathers
Synopsis:
Tomahawk calls upon an Indian medicine man to cure the governor's daughter.

Pee Wee Reese (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

2 Smash Hits! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Alan Ladd; The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The International Dragnet! (Table of Contents: 5)

Manhunters Around the World / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Evans
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Fischetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Evans' estate (Comics Buyers Guide, June 15, 1990).

Lassoing the Lion! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

[W. H. Kerr, Tommy Sinclaire, Jimmie Todd, Joyce Dunbaugh] (Table of Contents: 7)

Teen Adventurers / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stookie Allen
Pencils:
Stookie Allen
Inks:
Stookie Allen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

The Builder of Doomed Ships! (Table of Contents: 8)

Captain Compass / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Captain Compass [Mark Compass]

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

Columbia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Sorry, Elmer, I can't make it tonight..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Peg / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Peg; Elmer
Reprints:

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

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The Children's Village (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mayor John Finnerty
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["Now for my morning exercises!"] (Table of Contents: 13)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey the Cop
Reprints:

["I got you a job at the circus, Daffy..."] (Table of Contents: 14)

Daffy & Doodle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Lit-WIn
Pencils:
Lit-Win
Inks:
Lit-Win
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Born to Skate (Table of Contents: 16)

Robin / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
David V. Reed ?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Tommy Wells; Mr. Wells (Tommy's father); Jug Keeley (villain); Marty Sloan (villain)
Synopsis:
The fact that young Tommy Well's father works as a bookkeeper for the Ajax Skate Company, recently acquired by two former felons, leads the Boy Wonder to discover the crooks are after the company's payroll by rather illegal means.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batmobile

["They say the hunting around here is great!"] (Table of Contents: 17)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Bazooka / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Home, Sweet Home! (Table of Contents: 19)

Leave It to Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Bob Hughes, Gene Reed, Merlin Haas, Edgar Loftin, and Allen Ross. Loftin and Ross question Mayer inks credit. Bob Bailey argues Bob Oksner base with Mayer heads.

Bing's Coming Your Way! (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Feature Films Magazine / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Race with Death!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Race with Death!
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. Pee Wee Reese
    Wheaties
  5. 4. 2 Smash Hits!
    The Adventures of Alan Ladd; The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet
  6. 5. The International Dragnet!
    Manhunters Around the World
  7. 6. Lassoing the Lion!
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  8. 7. [W. H. Kerr, Tommy Sinclaire, Jimmie Todd, Joyce Dunbaugh]
    Teen Adventurers
  9. 8. The Builder of Doomed Ships!
    Captain Compass
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  11. 10. ["Sorry, Elmer, I can't make it tonight..."]
    Peg
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Nestlé's Crunch
  13. 12. The Children's Village
  14. 13. ["Now for my morning exercises!"]
    Casey the Cop
  15. 14. ["I got you a job at the circus, Daffy..."]
    Daffy & Doodle
  16. 15. Editorial Advisory Board
  17. 16. Born to Skate
    Robin
  18. 17. ["They say the hunting around here is great!"]
    Shorty
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka
  20. 19. Home, Sweet Home!
    Leave It to Binky
  21. 20. Bing's Coming Your Way!
    Feature Films Magazine
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Rowe
  • Bob Hughes
  • Katie
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Jim Walls
  • Mark Gordon