(February 1957)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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

I Battled the Creatures of Mount Olympus! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

The Tomb of Ramfis (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Professor Daniels uses an incantation from an ancient Egyptian scroll to travel back in time and exonerate himself from charges of fraud, unwittingly creating a historical paradox.
Reprints:

["Before I make this motor trip..."] (Table of Contents)

Robbie the Robot / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irwin Hasen ?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Robbie the Robot
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Saragossa Ghost (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
occult

The Second Man in the Moon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Inventor Hank Larkin is fated to always come in second-best in everything he attempts.
Reprints:

["Here we are, a new planet!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Professor Eureka

The Secret of the Magic Shirt (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
During a shipwreck, Elmo Burns' life is saved by a sea captain who gives him a legendary shirt that has been passed down since medieval times. Later, Elmo gives up the shirt, sacrificing himself to save the life of the girl he loves.
Reprints:

Winter Sports Champions of the World (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; sports
Synopsis:
highlights of the 1956 Winter Olympics

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

["I see by your sign that you're a fortune teller!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic

I Battled the Creatures of Mount Olympus (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
On an archaeological expedition in Greece, Professor Holder encounters living monsters from mythology.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. I Battled the Creatures of Mount Olympus!
  2. 1. The Tomb of Ramfis
  3. 2. ["Before I make this motor trip..."]
    Robbie the Robot
  4. 3. The Saragossa Ghost
  5. 4. The Second Man in the Moon
  6. 5. ["Here we are, a new planet!"]
    Professor Eureka
  7. 6. The Secret of the Magic Shirt
  8. 7. Winter Sports Champions of the World
  9. 8. ["I see by your sign that you're a fortune teller!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  10. 9. I Battled the Creatures of Mount Olympus
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