(September-October 1962)

DC, 1961 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:
George Kashdan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Execution of Rip Hunter! (Table of Contents)

Rip Hunter / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Bonnie Baxter; Jeff Smith
Reprints:

The Execution of Rip Hunter (Table of Contents)

Rip Hunter / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Bill Ely (signed)
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman ?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Bonnie Baxter; Corky Baxter; Jeff Smith; Professor Crane; Queen Zenobia
Synopsis:
Rip and his crew travel to the third century to investigate the truth behind a legendary monster. They become embroiled in a war between Rome and the island nation of Palmyra.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story is told in three chapters, each ending in 2/3 page.
Chapter 2: Bonnie -- Queen of Palmyra
Chapter 3: All Hail the Conquering Creature

There Has Never Been a Super-Team Like This! (Table of Contents)

Tales f the Legion of Super-Heroes / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #300 [begins ongoing Legion feature]

Buzzy's Rules of Water Safety! (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen; non-fiction
Characters:
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff; Wolfert the Wolf
Synopsis:
Wolfert learns a lesson about playing pranks while swimming.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated September 1952.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Destination -- Infinity / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Gary Underwood; Pete Gissing; Richy Burns; Linda Conn; Roger Cotting

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:
?
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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Execution of Rip Hunter!
    Rip Hunter
  2. 1. The Execution of Rip Hunter
    Rip Hunter
  3. 2. There Has Never Been a Super-Team Like This!
    Tales f the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. Buzzy's Rules of Water Safety!
    Buzzy
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Destination -- Infinity
  6. 5. Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes!
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane...
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne