(March 1959)

DC, 1955 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:
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor); George Kashdan (Associate Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

We Unleashed the Thermo-Men of Silent Valley! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
Jack Adler
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

I Tracked the Forbidden Powers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Wealthy Roland Petry engages an explorer to find a fabled magic belt which will bestow super-powers on anyone who wears it..
Reprints:

The Villain from Batman's Past! (Table of Contents)

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #265, on sale January 22

["Bridges are painted with red paint because..."] (Table of Contents)

Science Kwiz / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel ?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Look - a magic lamp!"] (Table of Contents)

The Magic Genie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Magic Genie

I Reported the Impossible Space Scoops (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Stu Crane, reporter for the Interplanetary News, reports fantastic stories that appear to be untrue, but they turn out to be distractions to cover for a planned alien invasion.
Reprints:

I Released the Supersonic Scourge (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

["I see you came well prepared, Dr. Rocket..."] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Rocket / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dr. Rocket
Reprints:
Keywords:
ray guns

The Family Favorite! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Harry and Jimmy both think that the other is their mother's favorite when they are asked to do particular chores.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

We Unleashed the Thermo-Men of Silent Valley (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman ?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientific experiment gone wrong raises giant subterranean monsters who can cause vast destruction.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. We Unleashed the Thermo-Men of Silent Valley!
  2. 1. I Tracked the Forbidden Powers
  3. 2. The Villain from Batman's Past!
    Batman
  4. 3. ["Bridges are painted with red paint because..."]
    Science Kwiz
  5. 4. ["Look - a magic lamp!"]
    The Magic Genie
  6. 5. I Reported the Impossible Space Scoops
  7. 6. I Released the Supersonic Scourge
  8. 7. ["I see you came well prepared, Dr. Rocket..."]
    Doctor Rocket
  9. 8. The Family Favorite!
  10. 9. We Unleashed the Thermo-Men of Silent Valley
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