(June 1953)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Man Who Could Change People (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
Professor Kley claims his ability to transform people into animals. He demonstrates so on a home stage. But a reporter and his fiancée investigate and discover a hoax.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

The Curse of the Golden Secret! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A chemist dabbles with the powers of ancient alchemy and creates gold. There's a curse attached, however, and Corbin loses everything in the process.
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Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

Phantom Pilot! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A pilot sees the ghost of a friend who's been killed just the other day.
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The Winged Demon! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Smalle
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Synopsis:
Ward Creed killed a man to steal his precious pearls, but is haunted by the victim’s pet albatross Sinbad. The big bird keeps attacking Creed until he collapses and confesses to murder.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

The Devil Rider (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack E. Miller
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Accounts of supernatural phenomena.

Indexer Notes

Text is accompanied by small illo.

Reflection of Death! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A sick person mustn't see himself in a mirror.

Last Mile Martin (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
The murderer James Martin is pardoned because the electric chair is not functioning. Stepping outside he is killed accidentally by a ricocheting bullet.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Man Who Could Change People
  3. 2. The Curse of the Golden Secret!
  4. 3. Phantom Pilot!
  5. 4. The Winged Demon!
  6. 5. The Devil Rider
  7. 6. Reflection of Death!
  8. 7. Last Mile Martin
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  • Ramon Schenk
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