(April 1963)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
George Kashdan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Captive Queen of Beast Island! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

Secret of the Boy Saboteurs (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Two young boys become pawns in an interplanetary war when they are mentally controlled by aliens.

["Crystal balls are pretty old-fashioned..."] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic

Salute to Our Fellow Citizens in Puerto Rico! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Morris Waldinger ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
information about the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and brief profiles of famous people from there

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Curse of the White Crow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
An apparent curse turns out to be a protective spell for two travelers.

Your Future Is Today... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

house ad for Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #76, on sale February 21

Dreams for Sale (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["What is the oldest continually inhabited community..."] (Table of Contents)

Quick Quiz / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
H. T. Elmo
Pencils:
H. T. Elmo
Inks:
H. T. Elmo
Colors:
?
Letters:
H. T. Elmo

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from ?

The Captive Queen of Beast Island (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
Two explorers land on an island overrun by fantastic creatures that are controlled by a beautiful woman.

As Hot as Tomorrow's Headlines! (Table of Contents)

Doctor No / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
spy
Synopsis:
house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #43
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Captive Queen of Beast Island!
  2. 1. Secret of the Boy Saboteurs
  3. 2. ["Crystal balls are pretty old-fashioned..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  4. 3. Salute to Our Fellow Citizens in Puerto Rico!
  5. 4. The Curse of the White Crow
  6. 5. Your Future Is Today...
    Space Ranger
  7. 6. Dreams for Sale
  8. 7. ["What is the oldest continually inhabited community..."]
    Quick Quiz
  9. 8. The Captive Queen of Beast Island
  10. 9. As Hot as Tomorrow's Headlines!
    Doctor No
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