(April-May 1951)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1951-02-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.; Later Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia for this issues reads ALL-STAR WESTERN Comics.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Two-Fisted Justice! (Table of Contents)

The Trigger Twins / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
Keywords
drums; horses; knives; stereotyping of American Indians; stereotyping of Native Americans

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

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

Two-Fisted Justice! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Trigger Twins / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Trigger Twins [Walter Trigger (intro); Wayne Trigger (intro)]

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Royal Desserts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Duel at Hawk Hill! (Table of Contents: 6)

Don Caballero / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Don Caballero (intro)

Now... Write Secret Messages in the Dark and Erase with a Light!!! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Nabisco Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Big Teepee and Little Teepee / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Hasen
Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Irwin Hasen
Colors
?
Letters
Irwin Hasen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tourist Special
Genre
humor
Characters
Big Teepee; Little Teepee

Our Bunch All Munch (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Gunlords of the Panhandle! (Table of Contents: 10)

The Roving Ranger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Roving Ranger (intro)

Captain Tootsie in the North Woods (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tenderfoot Sal / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Hasen ?; Howie Post ?
Pencils
Irwin Hasen ?; Howie Post ?
Inks
Irwin Hasen ?; Howie Post ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I-I'm not sure I want to see the inside of a bunk-house, Jud!
Genre
humor
Characters
Tenderfoot Sal

Indexer Notes

Gene Reed says this is by Irwin Hasen, Ger Apeldoorn thinks it's by Howie Post.

The Spectacles of the Range (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Raymond Perry
Inks
Raymond Perry
Colors
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Synopsis
Brief description of the events on a cattle drive.

[Watching Television] (Table of Contents: 14)

Tex / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Hasen
Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Irwin Hasen
Colors
?
Letters
Irwin Hasen

Genre
humor
Characters
Tex
Synopsis
The perils of watching television.

Thrilling for Features and Fun! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Columbia Bicycles / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The First! (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters
Lucille Mulhall
Synopsis
A short story about the original cowgirl.

Law of the Tomahawk (Table of Contents: 17)

Strong Bow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
David Wood
Pencils
Frank Giacoia (signed)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Strong Bow (intro)

Indexer Notes

Signed in the final panel.

The Universe Is the Limit! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Mystery in Space / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Superman Says: "Human Rights for All!" (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superman
Synopsis
Superman explains human rights to a group of teens.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Win Official National Rifle Association Medals (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Two-Fisted Justice!
    The Trigger Twins
  2. 1. ["Millions of readers..."]
    Tomahawk
  3. 2. Two-Fisted Justice!
    The Trigger Twins
  4. 3. ["Join the gang! Start collecting"]
    Royal Desserts
  5. 4. ["Let's go in and hear our fortunes..."]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
    DC Comics
  7. 6. Duel at Hawk Hill!
    Don Caballero
  8. 7. Now... Write Secret Messages in the Dark and Erase with a Light!!!
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  9. 8. ["Tourist Special"]
    Big Teepee and Little Teepee
  10. 9. Our Bunch All Munch
    Nestlé's Crunch
  11. 10. Gunlords of the Panhandle!
    The Roving Ranger
  12. 11. Captain Tootsie in the North Woods
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. ["I-I'm not sure I want to see the inside of a bunk-house, Jud!"]
    Tenderfoot Sal
  14. 13. The Spectacles of the Range
  15. 14. [Watching Television]
    Tex
  16. 15. Thrilling for Features and Fun!
    Columbia Bicycles
  17. 16. The First!
  18. 17. Law of the Tomahawk
    Strong Bow
  19. 18. The Universe Is the Limit!
    Mystery in Space
  20. 19. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  21. 20. Superman Says: "Human Rights for All!"
    Superman
  22. 21. Win Official National Rifle Association Medals
    Daisy Air Rifles
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