(June 1962)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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

My Buddy Became a Cave Man! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

My Deadly Island from Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Adventurer Victor Burke is given an island made up of land from the planet Tytane by the grateful people of that world, but when it is taken over by a notorious criminal, Burke must make a difficult dicision.
Reprints:

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents)

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger; Mark Merlin
Synopsis:
Ads for current issues of House of Mystery, Tales of the Unexpected, House of Secrets.

["This tomb is known for its echo."] (Table of Contents)

Peter Puptent Explorer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter Puptent

I Was a Hero to the Miniature Men! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Timid salesman Clem Boggs changes his life when he stumbles upon a hidden society of tiny humans and helps fight off an invading dictator.

Hawk-A-A-A! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

house ad for Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #173

["What? Only underwater pictures - no cowboys!"] (Table of Contents)

Science Shorts / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

They Seek the Sinister Snowman (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Letters:
typeset

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

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #1, on sale April 24

[Knights who offered their military services to feudal lords for a fee...] (Table of Contents)

Knight Time! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

My Buddy Became a Cave-Man! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A lab accident turns a scientist into a caveman and threatens to release a collection of deadly viruses.

Your Pass to New Worlds! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Frank takes his friends to the public library where they are impressed with the different kinds of books that can teach them new things.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

[Speed...Velocity...] (Table of Contents)

What's the Difference Between... / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits verified from copies of editorial records sent to Gene Reed from Nelson Bridwell in 1986.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. My Buddy Became a Cave Man!
  2. 1. My Deadly Island from Space!
  3. 2. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    DC Comics
  4. 3. ["This tomb is known for its echo."]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  5. 4. I Was a Hero to the Miniature Men!
  6. 5. Hawk-A-A-A!
    Blackhawk
  7. 6. ["What? Only underwater pictures - no cowboys!"]
    Science Shorts
  8. 7. They Seek the Sinister Snowman
  9. 8. Big-Big-Big News About a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero!
    The Atom
  10. 9. [Knights who offered their military services to feudal lords for a fee...]
    Knight Time!
  11. 10. My Buddy Became a Cave-Man!
  12. 11. Your Pass to New Worlds!
  13. 12. [Speed...Velocity...]
    What's the Difference Between...
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner