(November 1956)

DC, 1956 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)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Face in the Clock (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Pen That Never Lied! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A magic quill pen only produces the truth, no matter what its user writes.
Reprints:

Special Election Exhibit (Table of Contents)

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

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

Beware, I Can Read Your Mind (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Tello the Great [Johnny Carter]; Doctor Benson
Synopsis:
As a child strange radiation gives Johnny Carter the ability to read minds, but a lifetime of hearing other people's thoughts is driving him mad.
Reprints:

["By the prophet's brain..."] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Forbidden Wish (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cal Colby; Helen
Synopsis:
Cal Colby finds a Native American talisman that grants him whatever he wishes for, but warns him not to wish for immortality.
Reprints:

The Deadly Dolls (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Face in the Clock (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Bart Crane can't escape the face appearing in timepieces that keeps announcing the time of his death because it belongs to Father Time.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Face in the Clock
  2. 1. The Pen That Never Lied!
  3. 2. Special Election Exhibit
    Binky
  4. 3. Beware, I Can Read Your Mind
  5. 4. ["By the prophet's brain..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  6. 5. The Forbidden Wish
  7. 6. The Deadly Dolls
  8. 7. The Face in the Clock
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Dan Kocher
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner