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(June 1961)

DC, 1956 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; 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

Destiny of Dooms! (Table of Contents)

Mark Merlin / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mark Merlin; Elsa; Professor Volo

The Dooms from Kyro's Cave (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Two geologists stumble upon the ancient lab of an alchemist and accidentally release his curse.

["I've invented a foolproof machine to detect gold."] (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:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Doctor Floogle

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

Genre:
teen
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 Secret of the Sinister Structures (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist mysteriously builds strange structures including a giant automatic pistol and a bow and arrow but won't tell anybody the reason. (They're for two giants who want to fight each other)

Behind the Dungeon Door (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Destiny of Dooms (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mark Merlin; Elsa; Professor Volo
Synopsis:
Mark and Elsa meet a Professor Volo who has a claims to have a camera that sees the future. Mark scoffs at the idea and accuses the Prof of perpetuating a hoax. So Volo sics a big monster on them. After that the story gets really complicated.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Destiny of Dooms!
    Mark Merlin
  2. 1. The Dooms from Kyro's Cave
  3. 2. ["I've invented a foolproof machine to detect gold."]
    Dr. Floogle
  4. 3. Parents Have Rights, Too!
  5. 4. The Secret of the Sinister Structures
  6. 5. Behind the Dungeon Door
  7. 6. Destiny of Dooms
    Mark Merlin
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ed Boner