(June 1960)

DC, 1956 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

The Monster of the Mountain! (Table of Contents)

Mark Merlin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters:
Mark Merlin; Elsa
Keywords:
monsters

The Fantastic Falcon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Archaeologist Tod Farr discovers a giant falcon in suspended animation. When it is revived,the bird's initial good deeds change to more sinister ones.
Keywords:
falconry

["Let me show you through the museum!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka

Indexer Notes

mummies

The Island in the Sky (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:
Aliens come to Earth seeking refuge, but a gang of greedy humans steals the aliens' weapons and nearly starts a war.
Reprints:

The Deathless Mare (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

["There are canals on Mars --"] (Table of Contents)

Science Says You're Wrong... / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mort Drucker
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mort Drucker

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

["Watch, I rub this lamp --"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Magic Genie
Reprints:

The Monster of the Mountain (Table of Contents)

Mark Merlin / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters:
Mark Merlin; Elsa
Synopsis:
Mark and Elsa travel to the Andes to learn the secret behind a giant creature that is driving a mining crew away from their word.
Keywords:
Andes; mining

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes 12/08

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Monster of the Mountain!
    Mark Merlin
  2. 1. The Fantastic Falcon
  3. 2. ["Let me show you through the museum!"]
    Professor Eureka
  4. 3. The Island in the Sky
  5. 4. The Deathless Mare
  6. 5. ["There are canals on Mars --"]
    Science Says You're Wrong...
  7. 6. ["Watch, I rub this lamp --"]
    The Magic Genie
  8. 7. The Monster of the Mountain
    Mark Merlin
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ed Boner