The Brave and the Bold #15

DC Comics

United States

Published
December 1957-January 1958
Page count
36?
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13924

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Robert Kanigher (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Three Flaming Dooms! (Silent Knight) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Silent Knight
Genre
Period
Characters
Silent Knight [Brian Kent]

Credits

Art
Irv Novick

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Brave and the Bold (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #22 ([December 1957?])
Three Flaming Dooms

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher, who edited this issue (added by Greg Fischer, August 2008).

Show/hide 1. Stop Being a Skinny Weakling Like I Was (Jowett Institute of Physical Training) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jowett Institute of Physical Training
Characters
George Jowett; Jim Norman

Credits

Art
? (photo)

Synopsis

Body-building ad.

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Three Flaming Dooms (Silent Knight) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 3. 215 Stamps Yours for only 25 cents (Zenith Company) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Zenith Company

Synopsis

Ad for stamp collectors, similar to later book club or record club ads.

Notes

Printed on top half of page.

Show/hide 4. Feudal Entertainment Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi

Notes

Printed on bottom half of page.

Show/hide 5. The One and Only Superman (DC Comics) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
DC Comics
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Robin; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Perry White

Credits

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Synopsis

House ad for World's Finest Comics #91, Superman #117, Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #25 and Action Comics #235.

Show/hide 6. The Bow That Couldn't Be Bent (Robin Hood) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin Hood
Genre
Period
Characters
Robin Hood

Credits

Script
Bob Haney
Art
Russ Heath

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites, The 100-Page Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #8 ([July 1958?])
The Bow That Couldn't Be Bent
 
United States
DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #25 (December 1976-January 1977)
The Bow That Couldn't Be Bent
From GCD
in DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #25 (December 1976-January 1977)
 
from Brave and the Bold, The (DC, 1955 series) #15 (December 1957-January 1958)
Show/hide 7. Have Fun with Gilbert Science Toys (The A. C. Gilbert Co.) Advertisement, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
The A. C. Gilbert Co.

Credits

Art
John Prentice

Synopsis

Ad for toys available from The Gilbert Co., including chemistry sets and erector sets.

Notes

Appears between pages 3 and 4 of the Robin Hood story.

Show/hide 8. The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Characters
Binky; Allergy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Ruben Moreira
Show/hide 9. The Army That Never Lost a Battle Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Author
Jack Miller
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

A short article about The Vikings.

Show/hide 10. The Viking Genie (Viking Prince) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Viking Prince
Genre
Period; adventure
Characters
Viking Prince [Jon]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Art
Joe Kubert

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Mighty The 100-Page Comic! (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #4 ([March 1958?])
The Viking Genie
 
United Kingdom
The Super Summer Holiday Annual (Atlas Publishing, 1961 series) #1 (1960-61)
The Viking Genie
 
United States
DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #24 (October-November 1976)
The Viking Genie
 
United States
The Viking Prince (DC, 2010 series) (June 2010)
The Viking Genie
From GCD
in DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #24 (October-November 1976); in Viking Prince, The (DC, 2010 series) #[nn] (June 2010)
 
from Brave and the Bold, The (DC, 1955 series) #15 (December 1957-January 1958)
Show/hide 11. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Josely Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Josely Co.

Synopsis

Ad for plastic soldiers that come packed in their own footlocker.

Show/hide 12. Identify Even the Strangest Stamps -- at a Glance! (Littleton Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Littleton Stamp Co.

Synopsis

Ad for the Philatelic World Map & Guide and a collection of stamps.

Show/hide 13. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game (Cloverine Brand Salve) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cloverine Brand Salve
Genre
Sports
Characters
Yogi Berra

Credits

Script
Ray Thompson
Art
Ray Thompson
Letters
Ray Thompson

Synopsis

Ad to recruit salespeople for Cloverine Brand Salve, a product of the Wilson Chemical Co.

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 14. How You Can Help Get Your Daisy Now! (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Synopsis

Ad for Daisy Air Rifles and other Daisy products.

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher, who edited this issue (added by Greg Fischer, August 2008). Script and art credits for fillers verified from copies of DC editorial records sent to Gene Reed from Nelson Bridwell in 1986.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33182

Entry created

  • 11/08/2007

Index completed

  • 11/08/2011

Last updated

  • 11/08/2011