(October-November 1964)

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:
Jack Schiff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Day Red Turned to Green! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Smoking Is for Squares! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis:
Paulette Breen (winner of the Palisades Amusement Park's Miss American Teenager contest) tells Bob and his friends that girls don't like guys who smoke.

Indexer Notes

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

The Man Who Stole My Powers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

["Moolah, why are you soaping yourself?"] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic
Synopsis:
Moolah figures out how to take a shower during a drought.

The Tall Tale That Came To Life (Table of Contents)

The Green Glob / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters:
Green Glob; Todd Tyler; Zoka-Rel
Synopsis:
The Green Glob is a green cloud-like thing that makes unexpected events occur. Explorer Todd Tyler is telling a made-up story to the Explorers' Club when he is transported into the tale for real.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

True Tales of the Unexpected / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
occult

Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue of The Unexpected (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Subscription form for Tales of the Unexpected, Sea Devils, Metal Men, and Green Lantern (10 issues for $1.00, 20 issues for #2.00).

The Day Red Turned to Green! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood ?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Day Red Turned to Green!
  2. 1. Smoking Is for Squares!
  3. 2. The Man Who Stole My Powers
  4. 3. ["Moolah, why are you soaping yourself?"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  5. 4. The Tall Tale That Came To Life
    The Green Glob
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    True Tales of the Unexpected
  7. 6. Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue of The Unexpected
  8. 7. The Day Red Turned to Green!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner