(March 1964)

DC, 1950 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:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Number theme in the story titles, 12, 13 and 14. Info by Bob Bailey, 2005-03-19 (Per Sandell ed.)


Mystery of the 12 O'Clock Man! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Mystery of the 12 O'Clock Man! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sid Greene

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Rocket scientist Benjamin Forbes doesn't understand why he vanishes for one hour every Friday.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Letterer: Info by Bob Bailey, 2005-03-19 (Per Sandell ed.) Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Electrifying Announcement! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Hawkman (DC, 1964 series) #1, on sale February 20

["it is estimated that 87% of all our knowledge..."] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Ratios / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["This is Sgt. Rock, bringin' you DC's first war annual!"] (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

house ad for Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales (DC, 1964 series) #1, on sale January 23

The 13-Day Wonder! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino [as Rouge Enfant] (signed)
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A miner trapped underground for thirteen days develops strange powers and turns evil, plotting destruction when he returns to the surface.

You Demanded It, and Here It Is! (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Doom Patrol (DC, 1964 series) #86, on sale January 23

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spotlight on Strange Adventures / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Buddy Saunders; Kenneth Gallagher; Mike Reed; Andy Wickstrom

The Case of the 14 Clueless Crimes (Table of Contents)

Star Hawkins / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda
Synopsis:
Hawkins and Ilda capture a jewel thief who has already eluded the authorities fourteen times.

Give and Take (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:
Children take some broken and unused toys to Mr. Craig, who helps them to repair them so they can be donated to charity.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mystery of the 12 O'Clock Man!
  2. 1. Mystery of the 12 O'Clock Man!
  3. 2. Electrifying Announcement!
    Hawkman
  4. 3. ["it is estimated that 87% of all our knowledge..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  5. 4. ["This is Sgt. Rock, bringin' you DC's first war annual!"]
    Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales
  6. 5. The 13-Day Wonder!
  7. 6. You Demanded It, and Here It Is!
    Doom Patrol
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight on Strange Adventures
  9. 8. The Case of the 14 Clueless Crimes
    Star Hawkins
  10. 9. Give and Take
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Bailey
  • Jerry Hillegas
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