(October 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 Amazing Dr. Elektro! (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; Dr. Elektro

Trap of the Space Convict (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Big-Big-Big News about a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Kulan Dar

Indexer Notes

House ad for Showcase #34 (September-October 1961), featuring the Atom's first Silver Age appearance.

A Message from Otto the Robot! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Bobby dreams about the fantastic future that robots will provide, but the robot in his dream reminds him that humans will always be needed too.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Strange Code of Creox! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

The Alien Deceivers (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

The Amazing Dr. Elektro (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; Myra Mason; Cryll; Dr. Elektro (introduction)
Synopsis:
Space Ranger's crew disguise themselves to lure Dr. Elektro and his gang of phantom raiders into attacking their ship.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Amazing Dr. Elektro!
    Space Ranger
  2. 1. Trap of the Space Convict
  3. 2. Big-Big-Big News about a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero
    The Atom
  4. 3. A Message from Otto the Robot!
  5. 4. The Strange Code of Creox!
  6. 5. The Alien Deceivers
  7. 6. The Amazing Dr. Elektro
    Space Ranger
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner