(April 1951)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1951-02-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
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

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Big Town / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Lehti
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Big Town / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Steve Wilson's Manhunt! (Table of Contents: 2)

Big Town / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
John Lehti
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Steve Wilson; Lou Timmons; Inspector Callahan; Boxie Vincent

Now...Write Secret Messages in the Dark and Erase with a Light!!! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

O'Malley of the 4th Precinct / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Easy, now, lad, I don't want to hurt you!
Genre
humor
Characters
Sgt. O'Malley

Badge of Courage! (Table of Contents: 6)

Big Town / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
John Lehti
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Steve Wilson; Lorelei; Inspector Callahan; Dusty Miller; Tommy Rhodes; Harry the Hack

Join the Gang! Start Collecting! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Royal Desserts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Joseph Pulitzer (Table of Contents: 8)

Headline Heroes / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Mort Drucker
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
Mort Drucker

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Joseph Pulitzer
Synopsis
Brief account of some of the important events in Joseph Pulitzer's life.

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

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Zero Hour! (Table of Contents: 10)

Johnny Law / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Johnny Bailey; Backwash Bailey

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

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

Superman Says: "Human Rights for All!" (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]

The Hobby Man (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

Lensman (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Dick Sarno
Synopsis
Highlights of Dick Sarno's career as a photographer.

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

Columbia Bicycles / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Are You Safe from "B. O." Up to 48 Hours? (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Lifebuoy Soap / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Arrest Me - I'm a Murderer! (Table of Contents: 18)

Big Town / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

Script
Miriam Hecht
Pencils
John Lehti
Inks
Sy Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

Only Rinso Has Solium (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Rinso Detergent / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Fun for All! Order Today! (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Novelty Mart Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

This Is It! Newest Saddle Shoe Sensation! (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Thom McAn Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Big Town
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Big Town
  3. 2. Steve Wilson's Manhunt!
    Big Town
  4. 3. Now...Write Secret Messages in the Dark and Erase with a Light!!!
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  5. 4. ["Let's go in and hear our fortunes!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  6. 5. ["Easy, now, lad, I don't want to hurt you!"]
    O'Malley of the 4th Precinct
  7. 6. Badge of Courage!
    Big Town
  8. 7. Join the Gang! Start Collecting!
    Royal Desserts
  9. 8. Joseph Pulitzer
    Headline Heroes
  10. 9. Our Bunch All Munch
    Nestlé's Crunch
  11. 10. The Zero Hour!
    Johnny Law
  12. 11. Captain Tootsie in the North Woods
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. Superman Says: "Human Rights for All!"
    Superman
  14. 13. The Hobby Man
  15. 14. Lensman
  16. 15. Thrilling for Features and Fun!
    Columbia Bicycles
  17. 16. Are You Safe from "B. O." Up to 48 Hours?
    Lifebuoy Soap
  18. 17. Editorial Advisory Board
    DC Comics
  19. 18. Arrest Me - I'm a Murderer!
    Big Town
  20. 19. Only Rinso Has Solium
    Rinso Detergent
  21. 20. Fun for All! Order Today!
    Novelty Mart Co.
  22. 21. This Is It! Newest Saddle Shoe Sensation!
    Thom McAn Shoes
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