(October 1955)

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

The Imp on the Flying Trapeeze! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
occult
Reprints:

The Man Who Could Read Minds (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
A mind-reader blackmails several men because he knows all their secrets.

Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr; Nick Cardy
Inks:
Leonard Starr; Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Davy Crockett; Daniel Boone
Synopsis:
Ad for Frontier Fighters featuring Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone and Tomahawk with covers of each pictured.

["Strange, I see nothing in the crystal ball!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty
Synopsis:
Shorty goes to a fortune teller who can't tell his fortune.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Midget Maker (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
A criminal "professor" hides criminals after a hold-up by shrinking them, but one of the criminals is actually an under-cover cop.

["Hmm, let's see -- I'll just add a bit more --"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka
Synopsis:
Professor Eureka tries to make coffee.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

What Are You Getting Out of School? (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

Credits from other indexes of this PSA in the GCD.

The Master of the Stars (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
An efficency expert changes the way businesses do business to save them money, and to make them easier to rob, then dresses as a phoney fortune-teller, Centauri, to guide robbers.

The Mysterious Gypsy Cards (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jack E. Miller]
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Facts about Tarot cards.

["The crystal ball says sunny and warm today..."] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic
Synopsis:
Moolah's crystal ball and the newspaper don't agree on what the weather is going to be.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Imp on the Flying Trapeze (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Synopsis:
Marko, a trapeeze artist who lost his nerve, helps a tree and gains the friendship of a wood elf.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Imp on the Flying Trapeeze!
  2. 1. The Man Who Could Read Minds
  3. 2. Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone
  4. 3. ["Strange, I see nothing in the crystal ball!"]
    Shorty
  5. 4. The Midget Maker
  6. 5. ["Hmm, let's see -- I'll just add a bit more --"]
    Professor Eureka
  7. 6. What Are You Getting Out of School?
    Buzzy
  8. 7. The Master of the Stars
  9. 8. The Mysterious Gypsy Cards
  10. 9. ["The crystal ball says sunny and warm today..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  11. 10. The Imp on the Flying Trapeze
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