(April 1963)

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:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Destination -- Dead Man's Alley (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure
Keywords:
archery; locomotives

Destination -- Dead Man's Alley (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
A diplomatic mission to the ruined city of Tamarkand encounters a descendant of Genghis Khan who wants to conquer the lands his ancestor once ruled.

Salute to Our Fellow Citizens in Puerto Rico! (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:
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

["Have you ever been in this jungle before, Puptent?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter Puptent

Trap of the Sinister Web-Spinner (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
Control of a giant robot spider-creature is hijacked for criminal purposes.

["Boy! What a big one!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Adventurers' Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Murray Boltinoff ?
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Al Wallingford; Belle Silver; Steve Hanson; Barry Suchinsky; B. A. O.

The Vengeful Voyage of the White Witch (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Parker
Inks:
Paul Parker
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
Many expeditions have tried to locate the fabled black pearls once stolen by a Spanish conquistador.

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

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

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

Genre:
spy

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #45

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Destination -- Dead Man's Alley
  2. 1. Destination -- Dead Man's Alley
  3. 2. Salute to Our Fellow Citizens in Puerto Rico!
  4. 3. ["Have you ever been in this jungle before, Puptent?"]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  5. 4. Trap of the Sinister Web-Spinner
  6. 5. ["Boy! What a big one!"]
    Shorty
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Adventurers' Club
  8. 7. The Vengeful Voyage of the White Witch
  9. 8. As Hot as Tomorrow's Headlines!
    Doctor No
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner