Limited Collectors' Edition #C-47

DC Comics

United States

Published
August-September 1976
Page count
60?
Cover price
1.00 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/245185

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Show/hide Cover Superman Salutes the Bicentennial (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero; western; war

Credits

Art
Fred Ray

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #14 (January-February 1942) [revised & recolored]
Show/hide 1. Foreward Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 1 page

Featuring

Characters
United States Capitol

Credits

Script
Sol Harrison
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis

Introduction by Sol Harrison, president of National Periodical Publications, Inc.

Notes

On the inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Spirit of 1776! (Superman; Tomahawk) Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman; Tomahawk
Genre
War
Code
L-498
Characters
Superman; Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; George Washington

Credits

Art
Curt Swan (page 1 and all but last panel of page 2)
Fred Ray (last panel of page 2 and all of page 3)

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From GCD
from ? [Tomahawk part only]

Synopsis

Superman uses his time projector to view Tomahawk and Dan Hunter's first meeting with George Washington.

Notes

The two-page introduction by Superman leads into the one-page Tomahawk story.

Show/hide 3. Adventure in New York! (Tomahawk) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
War
Code
L-499
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; George Washington; Major Throg-Smith; Wylie; Sam Appleby; Will Reade; Tim Benson; Basil Barr; John MacReady

Credits

Art
Fred Ray

Reprint history

From GCD
from Star Spangled Comics (DC, 1941 series) #121 (October 1951)

Notes

Introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

Show/hide 4. The Magic Tomahawk! (Tomahawk) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
War
Code
L-500
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Paul Revere (cameo); George Washington; Chief Three Eagles

Credits

Art
Fred Ray

Reprint history

From GCD
from Star Spangled Comics (DC, 1941 series) #126 (March 1952)

Notes

Features an introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

Show/hide 5. Don't Fire Until You See The Whites Of Their Eyes! Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Genre
War
Characters
Colonel William Prescott

Credits

Art
Fred Ray

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From GCD
from More Fun Comics (DC, 1936 series) #70

Synopsis

Factoid about quote from Colonel William Prescott.

Notes

Art credits from index of original publication.

Show/hide 6. Valley Forge Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Genre
War
Code
L-501
Characters
General Sir William Howe; George Washington; Baron Von Stueben

Credits

Script
Fred Ray
Art
Fred Ray
Letters
Typeset

Reprint history

From GCD
from Valley Forge (Frederic Ray, 1951 series) #[nn]

Synopsis

General George Washington and his troops suffer through Valley Forge.

Notes

Copyright 1951 Frederic Ray.

Show/hide 7. The First Sub (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
War
Code
L-502
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; David Bushnell; Chief Choctaw

Credits

Art
Fred Ray

Reprint history

From GCD
from Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #45 (January 1957)

Notes

Introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

Show/hide 8. Frontier Theater! (Tomahawk) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
War
Code
L-503
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Jefferson Hale; Bess Hale; Colonel Rhodes; John Beckett

Credits

Art
Fred Ray

Reprint history

From GCD
from Star Spangled Comics (DC, 1941 series) #127 (April 1952) [original title: "Tomahawk's Triumph"]

Notes

Introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

Show/hide 9. Map of the Battle of Bunker Hill Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Genre
War

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From GCD
from ?

Synopsis

Filler featuring an illustration of a map of Bunker Hill and Breed's Hill, subtitled "The Battle that was Misnamed", as the battle was actually fought on Breed's Hill.

Show/hide 10. The Battle of the Master Woodsmen (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
War; western
Code
L-504
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Thacker Young; Fleet Foot; Angry Bear

Credits

Art
Fred Ray

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #45 (January 1957)
The Battle of the Master Woodsmen
Also printed
United Kingdom
Tomahawk (Strato, 1954 series) #23 ([July 1957?])
Battle of the Master Woodsmen!
 
Australia
Hopalong Cassidy (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #110 ([1958?])
The Battle of the Master Woodsmen

Synopsis

Tomahawk and Dan are meeting with a friend when it is announced that the Revolutionary War has started. But their friend joins the British army, and duels in a battle of wits with Tomahawk.

Notes

Introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

Show/hide 11. The Bicentennial Planet Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
War
Code
L-505
Characters
Superman

Credits

Author
Art
Al Plastino?
Fred Ray
Letters
Typeset

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From GCD
from ? [page one illo]
from Valley Forge (Frederic Ray, 1951 series) #[nn] [detail from page 8, for page two illo]

Synopsis

A bonus feature showcasing a newspaper from the 1770's/1780's that features the following news stories: "Continental Congress Declares Independence," "Armed Rebellion at Lexington," "Cornwallis Surrenders" and "Peace Treaty with England Signed."

Notes

Introduction by Superman at the top of each page. Includes an illustration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence and an illustration of George Washington at Valley Forge.

Show/hide 12. Who Were the Hessians? Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
War

Credits

Pencils
Fred Ray

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From GCD
from ? [appears to be a reprint]

Synopsis

A two-third page illustration of Benedict Arnold, a strange war monument and the Hessians.

Notes

On the inside back cover.

Show/hide 13. Fred Ray, Jr. Biography (nonfictional), 0.33 pages

Credits

Pencils
Fred Ray

Synopsis

Bio of Fred Ray.

Notes

On the inside back cover.

Show/hide 14. The Presidents of the United States Illustration, 1 page

Credits

Letters
Typeset

Synopsis

Illustrations and years of presidency for each president through Gerald Ford.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 81560

Cover added

  • 18/05/2013

Index completed

  • 18/05/2013

Last updated

  • 18/05/2013