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(August 1962)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1962-06-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from house ad in House of Secrets #55.


The Fantastic Camera Creature! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

The Blueprints of Lost City (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Explorers find plans for three fantastic weapons in an abandoned ancient city.

["I hear the sultan sent for you, Moolah!"] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah; the Sultan

Krypton, the World Where Superman Was Born, Lives Again! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Haunted Masks of Chapulco (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
An old rivalry between two native gods is rekindled in the present.

Mystery of the Flaming Doom (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
describes several different manifestations of ball lightning

Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Fantastic Camera Creature (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman; Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A dangerous criminal persuades a crew of visiting aliens that he is the lawman and the people pursuing him are the real criminals, but the truth is revealed by a giant beast that projects images of what the beast has witnessed.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Fantastic Camera Creature!
  2. 1. The Blueprints of Lost City
  3. 2. ["I hear the sultan sent for you, Moolah!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  4. 3. Krypton, the World Where Superman Was Born, Lives Again!
    Superman
  5. 4. The Haunted Masks of Chapulco
  6. 5. Mystery of the Flaming Doom
  7. 6. Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes!
    Batman and Robin
  8. 7. See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane...
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  9. 8. The Fantastic Camera Creature
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  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
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  • Jim Van Dore