(September 1963)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of February, May, August, and November
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
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Tunnel to Disaster! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Mike Hunter; unnamed monsters
Keywords:
monsters

Fill the Gaps in Your Family's Education with the Amazing Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cadillac Publishing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Girl From Two Worlds (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jack Ward; Ellen Ward; unnamed cousin of Ellen Ward and his gang
Synopsis:
Ellen Ward's cousin concocts an elaborate scheme posing as aliens in an attempt to claim her inheritance from a deceased uncle, but Jack Ward figures out the hoax and captures Ellen's cousin and his gang.
Reprints:

Try a Tongue Teaser! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[Celebrate the Silver Anniversary of Superman!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

116 Planes; 102 Ships of All Nations (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tunnel to Disaster! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Characters:
Mike Hunter; Eddie Hunter; employees of Hunter Brothers Construction; Emile LaTour (as monster); employees of Emile LaTour (as monsters); French government official and police
Synopsis:
Mike and Eddie Hunter's construction company is hired to bore a road tunnel through Giant's Tooth, a mountain in the French Alps. As they complete the tunnel they are attacked by beasts, who turn out to be Emile LaTour's tunnel crew from a century before. The beasts save the Hunters' crew from being transformed into beasts and are retrapped in a tunnel cave-in.
Keywords:
monsters

Your Eyes May Play Tricks...But Not Your Taste! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["What a Bed."] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah The Mystic; hotel bellhop
Synopsis:
Moolah decides he cannot sleep on a normal bed in a hotel he is staying at, so he has room service deliver a hammer and he rebuilds the bed as a bed of nails.

["Be My Guest at Palisades Amusement Park, New Jersey."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

America's Most Exciting War Game (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Helen of Toy Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Amazing Modern Ancients (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Information about ancient technological feats, including tunnels, cities, rock paintings and more.

The Gift of -- Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Roger Steele; unnamed old man; Sam Stevens; Bobo Tillison (death)
Synopsis:
Roger Steele is given a diamond by an unnamed man and told it has a curse that may doom him. He is unable to throw it away without it returning but it is finally stolen and the thief is killed by it.
Reprints:

Great Masterpieces (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

104 Kings' Knights; 150 Civil War Soldiers! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Josely Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

If You Know Just 20 People... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Brother, Can You Spare a Dime 10c? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

100 Toy Soldiers (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tunnel to Disaster!
  2. 1. Fill the Gaps in Your Family's Education with the Amazing Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia
    Cadillac Publishing Co.
  3. 2. The Girl From Two Worlds
  4. 3. Try a Tongue Teaser!
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [Celebrate the Silver Anniversary of Superman!]
  6. 5. 116 Planes; 102 Ships of All Nations
  7. 6. Tunnel to Disaster!
  8. 7. Your Eyes May Play Tricks...But Not Your Taste!
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. ["What a Bed."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  10. 9. ["Be My Guest at Palisades Amusement Park, New Jersey."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. America's Most Exciting War Game
    Helen of Toy Co.
  12. 11. The Amazing Modern Ancients
  13. 12. The Gift of -- Doom
  14. 13. Great Masterpieces
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. 104 Kings' Knights; 150 Civil War Soldiers!
    Josely Company
  16. 15. If You Know Just 20 People...
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  17. 16. Brother, Can You Spare a Dime 10c?
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. 100 Toy Soldiers
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