(August-September 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 Editor); George Kashdan (Associate Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Space Ranger's Last Voyage! (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; Myra Mason; Cryll; Burvo

The Creature of 1,000 Dooms (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A band of space explorers take a small creature aboard their ship as a pet, but it soon begins to absorb nearby objects, growing in size and taking on the dangerous properties of the things it absorbs.

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

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (various)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #3

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

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for Lois Lane Annual (DC, 1962 series) #1

The Cosmic King of Sports (Table of Contents)

Spaceman-at-Work / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Colin; Deering
Synopsis:
Searching for more unusual exhibitions, sports promoter Colin plans to train animals from other worlds in sporting events, but it turns out they eat all metal and voraciously pursue more and more.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes; "A Spaceman-at-Work Feature"

["We landed on the planet Og!"] (Table of Contents)

On the Planet Og / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction

Mystery of the Moons (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis:
Information about the many moons of the planets in our solar system.

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

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #5

Space Ranger's Last Voyage (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Space Ranger [Rick Starr]; Myra Mason; Cryll; Burvo
Synopsis:
Martian criminal Burvo captures Space Ranger, reveals his secret identity, and plans to shoot him into a space warp.

Indexer Notes

writer credit verified by Martin O'Hearn

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Space Ranger's Last Voyage!
    Space Ranger
  2. 1. The Creature of 1,000 Dooms
  3. 2. Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes!
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane...
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  5. 4. The Cosmic King of Sports
    Spaceman-at-Work
  6. 5. ["We landed on the planet Og!"]
    On the Planet Og
  7. 6. Mystery of the Moons
  8. 7. Krypton, the World Where Superman Was Born, Lives Again!
    Superman
  9. 8. Space Ranger's Last Voyage
    Space Ranger
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
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