Showcase #1

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
March-April 1956
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/12687

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Fire Fighters) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Fire Fighters

Credits

Art
John Prentice
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Essential Showcase 1956-1959 (DC, 1992 series) ([November] 1992)
Untitled

Notes

Editing credit from Arnold Drake via Mike Catron (April 5, 2004).

Show/hide 1. The Story Behind Showcase Comic story, 1 page
Show/hide 2. The School for Smoke-Eaters (Fireman Farrell) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. Smoky Stan (Smoky Stan) Comic story, 1 page

"This is my first fire."

Featuring

Feature
Smoky Stan
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Show/hide 4. Fire under the Big Top (Fireman Farrell) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 5. Varsity Vic (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

"Yes, this is Vic!"

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #31 ([November 1957])
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Bobo Blaze (Bobo Blaze) Comic story, 0.6 pages

"I'll go up, Chief!"

Featuring

Feature
Bobo Blaze
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Show/hide 7. Secrets of the Firehouse Text article, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Jerry McKay
Art
? (spot illustration)
Letters
Typeset
Show/hide 8. Fourth Alarm (Fireman Farrell) Comic story, 8 pages

Notes

Editing credit from Arnold Drake via Mike Catron (April 5, 2004).

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 48373

Cover added

Index completed

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