(December 1961-January 1962)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff (associate); George Kashdan (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Prisoner of the Giant Robot! (Table of Contents)

Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Space Ranger; Walaba

The Braggart From Planet Brax (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

Re-Live the Adventures of Superman When He Was a Boy! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Krypto; Lana Lang
Synopsis:
House ad for Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #93.

Indexer Notes

This is the first 12-cent issue of Superboy. The price does not appear on the cover pictured in this ad.

People Are People (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Lou Cameron
Inks:
Lou Cameron
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction

Silk Gauze (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Morris Waldinger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morris Waldinger

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Man Who Inherited A Planetoid (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Mystery of the Sky Arrows (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["Well, here it is - the planet Og!"] (Table of Contents)

On the Planet Og / 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; science fiction

The Prisoner of the Giant Robot (Table of Contents)

Space Ranger / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll; Brecker; Chief Luroa; Prof. Nurb; Walaba

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

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:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for Showcase #35.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Prisoner of the Giant Robot!
    Space Ranger
  2. 1. The Braggart From Planet Brax
  3. 2. Re-Live the Adventures of Superman When He Was a Boy!
    Superboy
  4. 3. People Are People
  5. 4. Silk Gauze
  6. 5. The Man Who Inherited A Planetoid
  7. 6. Mystery of the Sky Arrows
  8. 7. ["Well, here it is - the planet Og!"]
    On the Planet Og
  9. 8. The Prisoner of the Giant Robot
    Space Ranger
  10. 9. Big-Big-Big News About a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero
    The Atom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Chris Boyko
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner