(September 1961)

DC, 1955 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

I Was the Burma Tiger-Man! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Listen, Earth -- I Am Still Alive! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
John Huxley, an astronaut on a test flight, is kidnapped by aliens who intend to test him as an example of the humans of Earth.

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

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

["We've been in this hot desert for days now!"] (Table of Contents)

Peter Puptent Explorer / 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:
Peter Puptent

I Battled the Black Duke (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood ?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A pilot is accidentally transported back to medieval times where he is mistaken for the champion of an embattled queen.
Keywords:
knights; time travel

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

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

Batman and Robin / 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

Indexer Notes

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

Sabotage in the Sky (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; spy

I Was the Burma Tiger-Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; jungle
Synopsis:
Adventurer Joe Jeep is transformed into a tiger-man by a potion given to him after an accident.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. I Was the Burma Tiger-Man!
  2. 1. Listen, Earth -- I Am Still Alive!
  3. 2. See the Many Fantastic Faces of Superman...
    Superman
  4. 3. At Last!
    Secret Origins
  5. 4. ["We've been in this hot desert for days now!"]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  6. 5. I Battled the Black Duke
  7. 6. The Right to be Different!
  8. 7. The Inside Stories of Batman and Robin's Top Secrets
    Batman and Robin
  9. 8. Sabotage in the Sky
  10. 9. I Was the Burma Tiger-Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
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