(December 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

Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend! (Table of Contents)

Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Space Ranger; Myra Mason

Invaders From Earth (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

["This phonograph record will recite the countdown..."] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Floogle / 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. Floogle
Synopsis:
The rocket countdown goes wrong.

Children of Tomorrow! (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:
Celebration of United Nations Day (October 24) with a description of the U.N. Declaration of the Rights of a Child.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Man of 1,000 Alien Faces (Table of Contents)

Spaceman-at-Work / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Human Chameleon [Lt. Rod Carter of Spaceways Police]; Dan Carter; Chief Steele; Nyron; the Titan Gang

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

The Next Giant Superman Annual (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Brainiac; Metallo; Titano; Bizarro; Thing from 40,000 A.D.

Indexer Notes

House ad for Superman Annual #2 (January 1961)

Destination Infinity (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Edward C. Pickering (Table of Contents)

Mysteries in Space! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Facts about astronomer Edward J. Pickering (1846 - 1919)

Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend (Table of Contents)

Space Ranger / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake ?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll; King Doro of Ular
Synopsis:
Space Ranger and his team go the planet Ular to rescue the kidnapped King Doro. A freak accident gives Myra temporary super-powers, which helps wrap up the case.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

["Ah, come right in."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah
Synopsis:
Moolah's powers of prognostication don't work very well.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend!
    Space Ranger
  2. 1. Invaders From Earth
  3. 2. ["This phonograph record will recite the countdown..."]
    Dr. Floogle
  4. 3. Children of Tomorrow!
  5. 4. The Man of 1,000 Alien Faces
    Spaceman-at-Work
  6. 5. The Next Giant Superman Annual
    Superman
  7. 6. Destination Infinity
  8. 7. Edward C. Pickering
    Mysteries in Space!
  9. 8. Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend
    Space Ranger
  10. 9. ["Ah, come right in."]
    Moolah the Mystic
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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