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(May 1954)

DC, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

The Man With The Magic Ears (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Pioneering engineer Alfred Jarvis builds a machine with which he can hear the sounds plants make. Their cries, their sobs, their dying sighs. He goes on a rampage to stop people from cutting flowers, but is suspected to be a madman.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

Written in the Sands (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #4 (July-September 1969)

The Ship From The Past (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A “spectral ship” pursues a modern freighter. It’s all a ruse, though, for a wanted criminal uses this set-up to flee the country.

["At London Carnival"] (Table of Contents)

Can You Explain It? / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Dress of Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
The bride is wearing a supposedly cursed wedding dress.

The Human Target (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A knife-thrower’s unrequited love for his assistent ends in jealousy and death.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story.
First-person narrative.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Man With The Magic Ears
  3. 2. Written in the Sands
  4. 3. The Ship From The Past
  5. 4. ["At London Carnival"]
    Can You Explain It?
  6. 5. The Dress of Doom
  7. 6. The Human Target
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Jim Van Dore