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(November 1954)

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
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:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Magic Gloves (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A pair of magic gloves prevents its wearer from any harm. A gang robs a safe, using the gloves as protection against the cops’ bullets.

Concerto from the Dead! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Invisible Man! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A herbal potion stolen from the Peruvian temple of Cibola bestows the gift of invisibility. Two gangsters use it to rob a bank. One, however, spills the back-to-visibility potion over the loot and is caught, while his partner is now doomed to be invisible for the rest of his life.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative.

["How is that nerve tonic working?"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Diary of A Nightmare (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Joe Dillon lets an evil doctor operate on him, but wakes up a disfigured person with superhuman strength.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative.

Dreams that Hit the Jackpot (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Marston
Letters:
typeset

Pied Piper of the Sea! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Captain Barney joins the hunt for the “sea piper”, a flute-playing phantom who lures ships to their doom on moonlit nights. Barney uncovers the phantom as a hoax, making clever us of sea drifts and abysmal music.

Indexer Notes

Cover story. Writer's credit from Otto Binder's 1963/1964 listing of his DC credits.
First-person narrative.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Magic Gloves
  3. 2. Concerto from the Dead!
  4. 3. The Invisible Man!
  5. 4. ["How is that nerve tonic working?"]
    Professor Eureka
  6. 5. The Diary of A Nightmare
  7. 6. Dreams that Hit the Jackpot
  8. 7. Pied Piper of the Sea!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • 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