(January 1964)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb, May, Aug, and Nov
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

[Pawn of the Giant Grapplers] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

The Druidic Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
An ancient feud over the ownership of a castle brings the Chancton Creature to life.
Reprints:

Two Trail-Blazing Heroes (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk; Rip Hunter ... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Brown; Bill Ely
Inks:
Bob Brown; Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

house ad for Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #90 and Rip Hunter ... Time Master (DC, 1961 series) #18

The Untold Stories of Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #8, on sale November 21

Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #6, on sale November 14

The Return of Astro (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A rivalry between two wizards is revived in the present day by their descendants.
Reprints:

Down Down Down (Table of Contents)

Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #48, on sale November 27

They Defied Fate (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Pawn of the Giant Grapplers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Ed Newcomb finds an alien criminal and challenges him to an arm-wrestling match for the fate of the Earth.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Pawn of the Giant Grapplers]
  2. 1. The Druidic Doom
  3. 2. Two Trail-Blazing Heroes
    Tomahawk; Rip Hunter ... Time Master
  4. 3. The Untold Stories of Superman!
    Superman
  5. 4. Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases!
    Batman and Robin
  6. 5. The Return of Astro
  7. 6. Down Down Down
    Cave Carson Adventures Inside Earth
  8. 7. They Defied Fate
  9. 8. Pawn of the Giant Grapplers
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