(August 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

Station G-H-O-S-T (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Station G-H-O-S-T! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Andrew Gill; Tom; Bold Eagle; Jeff; Timothy Gill (Ghost); Mr. Yorke; Eddie
Synopsis:
Andrew Gill wants to buy the house his ancestor supposedly haunts and uses some trickery on the current owner.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Mission of the Planet Of Ice (Table of Contents)

Popsicle; Major Mars / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sam Glankoff
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Sam Glankoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Glankoff?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Major Mars

["Your turn to bat, Pud"] (Table of Contents)

Pud; Fleer; Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Thompson?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson
Inks:
Ray Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Thompson?

Characters:
Pud

Beauty and the Beast! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
Linda the lion tamer gets involved in the schemes of a criminal circus director. She is made to believe to inhabit the powers of Greek sorceress Circe who changed men into animals.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

Sprint in Time Spikes Crime (Table of Contents)

"P-F"Canvas Shoes; Jim Wise "P.F." Adventure Story / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

How to Spend a Summer Week! (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Characters:
Binky

The Man With The X-Ray Eyes! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
Police plot to make a murderer confess to his crime. They paint the picture of the murder victim on contact lenses – so the killer is always confronted by the sight.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

Swindle's Ghost (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Account of Prof. Swindle's phenomenon called "after-images".

Indexer Notes

Small illo

Black Cat (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
The black cat superstition

The Ordeal of Roger Black (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
The executioner Roger Black rigs his jobs so that the criminals can escape – and pay him well. In the end something goes wrong, though, and Black takes a weapon in his hand…
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Station G-H-O-S-T
  2. 1. Station G-H-O-S-T!
  3. 2. Mission of the Planet Of Ice
    Popsicle; Major Mars
  4. 3. ["Your turn to bat, Pud"]
    Pud; Fleer; Dubble Bubble
  5. 4. Beauty and the Beast!
  6. 5. Sprint in Time Spikes Crime
    "P-F"Canvas Shoes; Jim Wise "P.F." Adventure Story
  7. 6. How to Spend a Summer Week!
    Binky
  8. 7. The Man With The X-Ray Eyes!
  9. 8. Swindle's Ghost
  10. 9. Black Cat
  11. 10. The Ordeal of Roger Black
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