Wanted: A Teen-Age Code [public service comic]


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Wanted: A Teen-Age Code [public service comic]


Public service comic published as a part of the National Social Welfare Assembly Comics Project. The Comics Project lasted from August 1949 - July 1967 and produced over 200 pages promoting citizenship and social values. 

Publisher's Note: "Published as a public service in cooperation with The National Social Welfare Assembly, coordinating organization for national health, welfare and recreation agencies of the U.S." 

Comic description: After a disasterous experience crashing Sally Perkins' party, Dave apologizes and proposes creating a teen code of behavior to avoid future unhappiness. 

Second [Image Description: Superboy comic book cover. Superboy projects heat rays from his eyes to toast marshmallows in the living room fireplace. The family sits nearby.]


Script: Jack Schiff
Pencils: Ruben Moreira
Inks: Ruben Moreira


Superboy: The Story of Superboy's Sister no.62 JAN 1958 James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries


DC Comics


1958 January


Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries


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Script: Jack Schiff Pencils: Ruben Moreira Inks: Ruben Moreira, “Wanted: A Teen-Age Code [public service comic],” Social Welfare History Image Portal, accessed June 22, 2024, https://images.socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/items/show/21.