(October 1957)

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

Issue Notes

Story synopses, secondary sequences, and all page counts supplied by Antonio Morente and Jim Van Dore, August 2009.


The Man Who Made Giants! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Wizard of Water (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Con man Edward Fuller finds a pitchfork that supplies the water he only promises the farmers he swindles. But when his past catches up with him, he loses the pitchfork, and it is reclaimed by its rightful owner.
Reprints:

[Dairy Queen ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

[Palisades Amusement Park ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Superman

["It will be possible to build a telescope..."] (Table of Contents)

Science Says You are Wrong If You Believe That / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Five Days to Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Mr. Halsey finds a calendar on his printing press that seems to be able to predict very colorful weather. But Halsey discovers the secret of the calendar and helps to stop an alien plot to loot and destroy the Earth.
Reprints:

["I found it! The oldest mummy in the world!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Legend of the Golden Lion (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A fearless hunter finds that he can't shoot a golden lion, and instead frees him from a rope-trap. Later, the lion returns the kindness, protecting the hunter from a gorilla.
Reprints:

How Not to Enjoy a Vacation! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Mummy's Revenge (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Man Who Made Giants (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A scientist promises to turn a trio of criminals into giants for a fee, but it's all an elaborate trick to bilk them out of their money.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Man Who Made Giants!
  2. 1. The Wizard of Water
  3. 2. [Dairy Queen ad]
  4. 3. [Palisades Amusement Park ad]
  5. 4. ["It will be possible to build a telescope..."]
    Science Says You are Wrong If You Believe That
  6. 5. Five Days to Doom
  7. 6. ["I found it! The oldest mummy in the world!"]
    Professor Eureka
  8. 7. The Legend of the Golden Lion
  9. 8. How Not to Enjoy a Vacation!
  10. 9. The Mummy's Revenge
  11. 10. The Man Who Made Giants
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Jim Van Dore