(May 1960)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1960-03-10
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 Were Ruled by the Emperor-Beast! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
monsters

What's Wrong with These Pictures? (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Five ways not to behave are depicted.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Later appears in DC comics cover-dated May 1965.

I Fought the Sonar Creatures (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientific experiment goes wrong and creates monsters from sound waves.
Keywords:
monsters

The Readers' Choice! (Table of Contents)

Rip Hunter; Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Joe Kubert; Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #26, on sale March 29, and The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #29

The Rocket Lanes of Tomorrow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

I Became a Human Space Ship (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Aliens kidnap an Earth man because they need his brain waves to power their space ship back to their home planet.

I Became the Fiery Demon (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

["My assistant has been inside that ancient tomb a long time!"] (Table of Contents)

Peter Puptent Explorer / 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:
Peter Puptent
Keywords:
Egypt

["My, I never saw so many rockets and missiles in one place!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / 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:
Professor Eureka
Keywords:
countdowns; rockets

We Were Ruled by the Emperor Beast! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
A creature with strange mental powers from another planet takes over a small island village and plans to conquer the world.
Keywords:
monsters

["A sphere will roll down an inclined plane faster than a cube..."] (Table of Contents)

Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That -- / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Morris Waldinger
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Morris Waldinger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn ?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. We Were Ruled by the Emperor-Beast!
  2. 1. What's Wrong with These Pictures?
  3. 2. I Fought the Sonar Creatures
  4. 3. The Readers' Choice!
    Rip Hunter; Justice League of America
  5. 4. The Rocket Lanes of Tomorrow
  6. 5. I Became a Human Space Ship
  7. 6. I Became the Fiery Demon
  8. 7. ["My assistant has been inside that ancient tomb a long time!"]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  9. 8. ["My, I never saw so many rockets and missiles in one place!"]
    Professor Eureka
  10. 9. We Were Ruled by the Emperor Beast!
  11. 10. ["A sphere will roll down an inclined plane faster than a cube..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That --
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