(July 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:
Jack Schiff
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 Weird World of Gilgana! (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]
Reprints:

The Touch of Disaster (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Lawton; 4 Aliens
Synopsis:
A scientist gains invisibility touch and is then pursued by aliens for the secret.

Watch for the First Superboy Annual! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superboy Annual (DC, 1949 series) #1

The Doom Game (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Drake; Haney
Synopsis:
A couple of explorers find two pistols each loaded with three magic bullets, two will bring wealth, the other doom.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Drake and Haney, probably an in-house joke (Arnold Drake and Bob Haney).

["Not many years ago, the residents of Vallejo, California..."] (Table of Contents)

Mysteries of the Ages / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

The Weird World of Gilgana (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Zook
Synopsis:
Martian Manhunter purposely gets abducted to another world in order to save two Earthmen.
Reprints:

["Puptent, this is Hamid, the great hypnotist."] (Table of Contents)

Peter Puptent, Explorer / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter Puptent

["Boys and Girls! Now you can get the Superman plastic hobby kit..."] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Weird World of Gilgana!
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  2. 1. The Touch of Disaster
  3. 2. Watch for the First Superboy Annual!
    Superboy
  4. 3. The Doom Game
  5. 4. ["Not many years ago, the residents of Vallejo, California..."]
    Mysteries of the Ages
  6. 5. The Weird World of Gilgana
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  7. 6. ["Puptent, this is Hamid, the great hypnotist."]
    Peter Puptent, Explorer
  8. 7. ["Boys and Girls! Now you can get the Superman plastic hobby kit..."]
    Superman; Aurora
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