Big Town #26

DC Comics

United States

Published
March-April 1954
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/11141

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Big Town) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Big Town Blockbuster (Big Town) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Manny Stallman, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #52 ([September 1960])
Big Town Blockbuster
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream Oil) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream Oil
Genre
Satire-parody

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Egypt sure is an interesting country..."

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ray Thompson, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 5. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 6. Buzzy Says "Start the Day Off Right!" (Buzzy [DC]) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy [DC]
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff, scripter
Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Show/hide 7. William Rockhill Nelson (Headline Heroes!) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Headline Heroes!
Genre
Non-fiction; biography

Credits

Writing
Julius Schwartz, scripter
Art
Morris Waldinger, penciller
 
Tom Nicolosi, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Show/hide 8. The Newsboy Brigade! (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter
Art
Manny Stallman, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Odd News Items!) Cartoon, 1 page

"Before 1870, newspapers were not equipped with folding devices..."

Featuring

Feature
Odd News Items!
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
Julius Schwartz, scripter
Art
Morris Waldinger, penciller
 
Tom Nicolosi, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #99 (February 1959)
Odd News Items
Show/hide 10. Junior Space Pilots on the Beam! (Wilson Chemical Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chemical Co.
Genre
Children; science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ray Thompson, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Pepsodent; Big Town) Advertisement, 1 page

"At his Illustrated Press office..."

Featuring

Feature
Pepsodent; Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 12. The Man Who Cheated Death! (Big Town) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Manny Stallman, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 13. Superman Is on Television! (The Adventures of Superman) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Superman

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Hopalong Cassidy) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 15. Untitled (Littleton Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Littleton Stamp Co.

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 16. Untitled (Artistic Card Co., Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Artistic Card Co., Inc.

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 17. Untitled (The Dollar Mystery Guild) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Dollar Mystery Guild

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 102635

Entry created

  • 27/05/2022

Cover added

  • 27/05/2022

Index completed

  • 27/05/2022