(July-August 1956)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (editor); Jack Schiff (associate editor); Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

I Became a Merman (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

We Found a World of Tiny Cavemen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes; corrected art id (Gene Reed, 8/13/2011)

Thundering Like an Exploding Depth Charge (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
House ad for Showcase #3.

Do-It-Yourself Safety Rules (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

I Battled the Abominable Snowman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Kurdu; Frank Martin; Jess Lewis; Mr. Tyndall; Floyd Jameson
Synopsis:
Frank Martin braves the highest Himalayan mountains to capture a wild goat, but he must first discover if the legend of the Abominable Snowman protecting the wildlife on the mountain is true.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Abominable Snowman; Himalayas; Tibet

Indexer Notes

Reprint credits art to John Prentice. Leonard Starr verified by Gene Reed (8/13/2011).

["We will now hold the séance!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["All set for the helmet, Shorty?"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Can Your Mind Be Read? (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller (credited)
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

I Became a Merman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. I Became a Merman
  2. 1. We Found a World of Tiny Cavemen
  3. 2. Thundering Like an Exploding Depth Charge
    Frogmen
  4. 3. Do-It-Yourself Safety Rules
  5. 4. I Battled the Abominable Snowman
  6. 5. ["We will now hold the séance!"]
    Professor Eureka
  7. 6. ["All set for the helmet, Shorty?"]
    Shorty
  8. 7. Can Your Mind Be Read?
  9. 8. I Became a Merman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner