(July-August 1958)

DC, 1958 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:
Julius Schwartz
Format:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; Full Color; Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior; Saddle-Stitched; was On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Are You a Litter-Bug? (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Menace of the Giant Statues (Table of Contents)

Charlie Chan / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Charlie Chan; Barry Chan

To the Boys and Girls of America - - (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane; Bob Oksner
Inks:
Gil Kane; Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Sgt. Bilko; Private Doberman
Synopsis:
House ad for Strange Adventures #93 and Sgt. Bilko's Private Dobermn #1.

["A lot of robberies--and there's a stranger in this neighborhood."] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casey

Indexer Notes

According to DC editorial records, this is a reprint, but the original source is not known.

Strange Secrets of Egypt (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Be My Guest at Palisades Amusement Park (Table of Contents)

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Discount coupons for Palisades Amusement Park.

Riddle of the Runaway Mummy! (Table of Contents)

Charlie Chan / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Charlie Chan; Barry Chan

[A lone woman broke up a $5,000,000 smuggling ring!] (Table of Contents)

You Can't Beat the Law / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Pencils:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Inks:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Allen [aka Stookie Allen]

Genre:
non-fiction; crime
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Superman on Television! (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Ad for the Superman television program. Refer to your local newspaper for time and channel!

Do You Want Spending Money? (Table of Contents)

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople to sell plaques with religious and sentimental mottoes.

Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big Jewel Mystery (Table of Contents)

Clovering Brand Salve / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Thompson
Pencils:
Ray Thompson
Inks:
Ray Thompson
Letters:
Ray Thompson

Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople for Cloverine Brand Salve, a product of the Wilson Chemical Co.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Generic ad for all comics with the Superman DC National Comics emblem.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Are You a Litter-Bug?
  3. 2. The Menace of the Giant Statues
    Charlie Chan
  4. 3. To the Boys and Girls of America - -
    DC Comics
  5. 4. ["A lot of robberies--and there's a stranger in this neighborhood."]
    Casey the Cop
  6. 5. Strange Secrets of Egypt
  7. 6. Be My Guest at Palisades Amusement Park
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. Riddle of the Runaway Mummy!
    Charlie Chan
  9. 8. [A lone woman broke up a $5,000,000 smuggling ring!]
    You Can't Beat the Law
  10. 9. Superman on Television!
    Superman
  11. 10. Do You Want Spending Money?
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big Jewel Mystery
    Clovering Brand Salve
  13. 12. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
    DC Comics
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