(September 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; Murray Boltinoff (associate); George Kashdan (associate)
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

The Movies from Nowhere! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Captives of Medicine Man Island (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake ?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Synopsis:
A wealthy man stages an elaborate ruse to acquire a fabled treasure guarded by magic.
Reprints:

The Right to be Different! (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:
Sam defends Pete from the other boys who scoff because Pete would rather look for rocks for his collection than join them to go swimming.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

See the Many Fantastic Faces of Superman... (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #3

At Last! (Table of Contents)

Secret Origins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Secret Origins (DC, 1961 series) #1

He Makes a Living by Dying (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman ?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
When a famous adventurer dies trying to save Earth from an alien menace, it's revealed that he is a robot that can be revived for future missions.

The Inside Stories of Batman and Robin's Top Secrets (Table of Contents)

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan; Sheldon Moldoff; Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #1

Showdown wtih a Witch-Man (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

The Movies from Nowhere (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien policeman sends warnings to Earth through a drive-in movie screen about an escaped criminal he is pursuing.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Movies from Nowhere!
  2. 1. Captives of Medicine Man Island
  3. 2. The Right to be Different!
  4. 3. See the Many Fantastic Faces of Superman...
    Superman
  5. 4. At Last!
    Secret Origins
  6. 5. He Makes a Living by Dying
  7. 6. The Inside Stories of Batman and Robin's Top Secrets
    Batman
  8. 7. Showdown wtih a Witch-Man
  9. 8. The Movies from Nowhere
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