(November 1958)

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

Earth's Super-Prisoner! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

The Man with Countless Faces! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell (signed)
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A lab accident causes a man's face to keep changing into duplicates of the people he looks at.
Reprints:

Do You Know the Legend of Superman? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Superman family of comic books (Action Comics. Adventure Comics, Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen, Superboy, Superman, World's Finest Comics) in the form of a rebus. Also includes cover of Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #245

Look to the Stars! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Lou Cameron
Inks:
Lou Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Bob and his friends are saved from being lost in the woods because Bob knows how to find Polaris, the North Star.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Ghost Planet (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Two scientists return from an underground expedition to discover that everyone on Earth has become invisible.
Reprints:

["What is that, Moolah?"] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic

Prisoner of the Empty Quarter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A crooked oil surveyor plans to steal treasures from the Middle Eastern country he is working in, but magical forces prevent his crimes.

Secret of the Space Signals (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Earth's Super Prisoner (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Adam Seldes and his friends save the life of a giant from another dimension, whose people's search for him is inadvertently causing great destruction.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Earth's Super-Prisoner!
  2. 1. The Man with Countless Faces!
  3. 2. Do You Know the Legend of Superman?
    Superman
  4. 3. Look to the Stars!
  5. 4. The Ghost Planet
  6. 5. ["What is that, Moolah?"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  7. 6. Prisoner of the Empty Quarter
  8. 7. Secret of the Space Signals
  9. 8. Earth's Super Prisoner
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