(October-November 1963)

DC, 1956 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Space Ranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger; Myra Mason

Play It Safe! (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:
A day in the life of a forest ranger (billed as a "true story from the records of the Minnesota Warden Service").

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Big Show on Planet Earth! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien actor with the power to change his appearance (but not to change back without special pills) is framed for the murder of a theater manager.

The Flashiest News of the Year... (Table of Contents)

The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for Flash Annual (DC, 1963 series) #1, on sale August 15

["I want you to go to the planet Earth."] (Table of Contents)

Planet Og / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
King Zog
Synopsis:
King Zog orders his astronauts to bring him some dogs from Earth.

Earth's Alien Traitor (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien friendly to Earth invents a machine that will make all weapons obsolete, but others from his world force him to reveal the secret so they can use it to invade.

Mysteries of the Comets (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Captives of the Insect-Men (Table of Contents)

Space Ranger / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake ?
Pencils:
Phil Kelsey
Inks:
Phil Kelsey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Ranger [Rick Starr]; Myra Mason; Cryll
Synopsis:
Space Ranger and his crew become involved in a long-running battle between a race of insect-men and a race of spider-men.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Space Ranger
  2. 1. Play It Safe!
  3. 2. The Big Show on Planet Earth!
  4. 3. The Flashiest News of the Year...
    The Flash
  5. 4. ["I want you to go to the planet Earth."]
    Planet Og
  6. 5. Earth's Alien Traitor
  7. 6. Mysteries of the Comets
  8. 7. Captives of the Insect-Men
    Space Ranger
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner