(May 1956)

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 (credited); Jack Schiff (actual)
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 Amazing Swami! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; science fiction

I Rode Man O'Mars (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A Martian takes over the mind of a horse.

["It's a wonderful day for a drive in the country."] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 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 predicts a nice drive in the country.
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The Song That Haunted (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A man takes revenge on Broadway composers using a color organ.

["Good-bye! Good luck!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.67 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's friend packs a picnic lunch to eat on their space mission.

Get Your Ticket to the Treasury of Books! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Superman introduces a group of boys and girls to the public library.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

I Was The Man In the Iron Mask (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist is forced to wear an iron mask after an accident gives him deadly radioactive vision.
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Marauders from Mars (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan (signed)
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
An account of the famous Orson Welles radio broadcast of the "War of the Worlds"

["I found it! This city has been buried for over 5000 years"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka
Synopsis:
Professor Eureka's assistant tries to find money in Archaeology.
Reprints:

The Amazing Swami (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A newspaper reporter investigates a phoney swami and a million dollar robbery.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Amazing Swami!
  2. 1. I Rode Man O'Mars
  3. 2. ["It's a wonderful day for a drive in the country."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  4. 3. The Song That Haunted
  5. 4. ["Good-bye! Good luck!"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. Get Your Ticket to the Treasury of Books!
    Superman
  7. 6. I Was The Man In the Iron Mask
  8. 7. Marauders from Mars
  9. 8. ["I found it! This city has been buried for over 5000 years"]
    Professor Eureka
  10. 9. The Amazing Swami
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jan Roar Hansen
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  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner
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