(January 1961)

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 Jungle Beasts of Jupiter! (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; Cryll

The Jungle Beasts of Jupiter (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; Cryll; Myra Mason; Jang
Synopsis:
Space Ranger and Cryll search for a missing professor on Jupiter.

["Go down to the planet Earth..."] (Table of Contents)

On the Planet Og / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
The Oggites don't know what a human being looks like.
Reprints:

Watch for the Second 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)

Riddle of the Test Tube World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Get a Grip on Your Gripes! (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:
Fred loses his temper all the time until he is confronted by Joe.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Star Pointing... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

Legends and superstitions about stars.

The Menace of the Carbon Creatures (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Have Slide Rule-- Will Travel (Table of Contents)

Spaceman-at-Work / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Cheevers; Alex Conrad; Tobias Sykes
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Jungle Beasts of Jupiter!
    Space Ranger
  2. 1. The Jungle Beasts of Jupiter
    Space Ranger
  3. 2. ["Go down to the planet Earth..."]
    On the Planet Og
  4. 3. Watch for the Second Superman Annual!
    Superman
  5. 4. Riddle of the Test Tube World
  6. 5. Get a Grip on Your Gripes!
  7. 6. Star Pointing...
  8. 7. The Menace of the Carbon Creatures
  9. 8. Have Slide Rule-- Will Travel
    Spaceman-at-Work
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