(December 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:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Mr. Misfortune! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A business scam is exposed to take over share-holder value.

The Girl from the Looking Glass! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
John Howard; Mary Prior Howard; William Shakespeare (cameo)
Synopsis:
A mystical brandy allows a man to look into a mirror and see the past. Stepping through it, he finds himself in 1602 London, seeing Shakespeare perform and attempting to help a woman in distress escape through time to his era.
Keywords:
brandy; mirror

The Hand of Clay! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Tall Tale That Came True! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely (signed)
Inks:
Bill Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A gangster surprises another gangster who thought the first one dead.

Mystery of the Mirages (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack E. Miller
Letters:
typeset

["We're the first to find this tomb"] (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 Giant Out of Nowhere! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Scientist Ray Stevens researches a mass hysteria phenomenon: dozens of people all hallucinated about a giant roaming through the city. All of these people were cured by “Handar the Hindu”, a mysterious healer. Stevens can’t expose Handar as a fraud, but discovers an even greater conspiracy.

Indexer Notes

Cover story.
First-person narrative.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Mr. Misfortune!
  3. 2. The Girl from the Looking Glass!
  4. 3. The Hand of Clay!
  5. 4. The Tall Tale That Came True!
  6. 5. Mystery of the Mirages
  7. 6. ["We're the first to find this tomb"]
    Professor Eureka
  8. 7. The Giant Out of Nowhere!
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