(May 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 Secret Prisoner of Darkmoor Dungeon! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Countdown on Excellence (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Jerry gets a lecture from his father on the importance of doing every job right.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Later appears in DC comics cover-dated March 1967.

Someone's Been Here Before Me! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Astronaut Lee Crane's space mission is disrupted when his ship goes off course and lands on the planet Zeroz, where he deduces that he is not the first Earthman to visit the planet and that he must uncover the identity of the man who preceded him.
Keywords:
astronaut; space travel

Strange Sports Stories Is the Most... (Table of Contents)

Strange Sports Stories / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #47

The Microscopic Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist's neighbor and daughter are shrunk to minuscule size by the scientist's assistant, who plans to steal the shrinking formula for himself.
Keywords:
shrinking

["I can hardly speak..."] (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

Now! In Their Own Spectacular Book! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Metal Men (DC, 1963 series) #1

Mystery of the Mentalists (Table of Contents)

text article / pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
article on the possibility of telepathy

The Secret Prisoner of Darkmoor Dungeon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Giunta
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A prison cell that has been sealed for 500 years is opened in the present day and a horrible shape-shifting monster escapes.

["I found it! The oldest mummy in the world!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Secret Prisoner of Darkmoor Dungeon!
  2. 1. Countdown on Excellence
  3. 2. Someone's Been Here Before Me!
  4. 3. Strange Sports Stories Is the Most...
    Strange Sports Stories
  5. 4. The Microscopic Doom
  6. 5. ["I can hardly speak..."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  7. 6. Now! In Their Own Spectacular Book!
    Metal Men
  8. 7. Mystery of the Mentalists
  9. 8. The Secret Prisoner of Darkmoor Dungeon
  10. 9. ["I found it! The oldest mummy in the world!"]
    Professor Eureka
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