(June 1961)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff (editor); Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (associate editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Operation Beast-Slayer! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Keywords:
monsters

The Return of the Sorcerer's Satellite! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake ?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino; Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Astronauts retrieve a mysterious satellite which appears to have been launched from China hundreds of years earlier, and a dangerous magician emerges who demands gold.

["I'll rub my 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

Parents Have Rights, Too! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Laurie; Bob
Synopsis:
Bob convinces his sister Laurie that she should be more considerate of their parents.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Alien Beasts from 500 B.C.! (Table of Contents)

Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

house ad for Rip Hunter ... Time Master (DC, 1961 series) #2

Partner in Disaster (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Two business partners get trapped in a battle between criminals from Pluto and the scientist sent to recapture them.

The Man With the Double Destiny (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Operation Beast-Slayer (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis:
A long-buried giant creature is freed and goes on a rampage, and the clue to subduing him is found on ancient cave paintings.
Keywords:
monsters

The Creature King of the Sea! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #32 [third solo Aquaman tryout]

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Operation Beast-Slayer!
  2. 1. The Return of the Sorcerer's Satellite!
  3. 2. ["I'll rub my magic lamp"]
    The Magic Genie
  4. 3. Parents Have Rights, Too!
  5. 4. The Alien Beasts from 500 B.C.!
    Rip Hunter... Time Master
  6. 5. Partner in Disaster
  7. 6. The Man With the Double Destiny
  8. 7. Operation Beast-Slayer
  9. 8. The Creature King of the Sea!
    Aquaman
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
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  • Bob Hughes
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  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
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  • Jim Van Dore