(February 1965)

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:
Jack Schiff
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

The Double Life of a Creature! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Don't Give Fire a Place to Start! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Superboy puts out a fire at the Smallville Teen-Age Club which inspires them to start a project to educate people about fire prevention.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously published in DC comics cover-dated July 1954.

The Secret of the Fantasy Films (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Synopsis:
A man develops a process that seems to project a film audience directly into the action, but his financial backers learn that his discovery comes with a terrible price.
Reprints:

Two Great Heroes... in One Magazine! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange; Space Ranger / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #97

["At last! I have finished the perfect electronic brain!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Professor Eureka
Reprints:

Ilda- The Glamour Robot (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters:
Star Hawkins; Ilda
Synopsis:
Ilda takes a second job as a movie actress but the producers are only trying to trick her into giving them information about Star's cases.

["Soon after the ending of World War I..."] (Table of Contents)

Strange But True / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
occult

The Double Life of a Creature (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Professor Axoll finds a buried humanoid creature which turns out to be a policeman from an underground civilization.

["Readers... the most sensational bargains in thrilling stories today..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan; Sheldon Moldoff; Joe Kubert (illustrations)
Inks:
?; ?; Joe Kubert (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Characters:
Superman; Batman; Sgt. Frank Rock

Indexer Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #5 (Batman), #6 (Superman), and #7 (Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Double Life of a Creature!
  2. 1. Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Secret of the Fantasy Films
  4. 3. Two Great Heroes... in One Magazine!
    Adam Strange; Space Ranger
  5. 4. ["At last! I have finished the perfect electronic brain!"]
    Professor Eureka
  6. 5. Ilda- The Glamour Robot
    Star Hawkins
  7. 6. ["Soon after the ending of World War I..."]
    Strange But True
  8. 7. The Double Life of a Creature
  9. 8. ["Readers... the most sensational bargains in thrilling stories today..."]
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