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(February-March 1965)

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 U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Truth Binoculars! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
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 Manhunt Through Two Worlds (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:
Detective Luke Bragan; Tragg
Synopsis:
The Green Glob helps a detective track down a thief who is stealing pearls to sell to aliens who can use them for evil purposes on their world.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Creature that Went to War (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Squeeky; Dillion; Baron Blazer
Synopsis:
A strange creature with electrical powers helps a band of rebels overthrow their evil dictator.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

America's Hottest New Hobby (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

about slot car racing.

The Truth Binoculars! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A man discovers that his new binoculars enable him to spot crimes taking place that appear to be innocuous situations.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Truth Binoculars!
  2. 1. Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Manhunt Through Two Worlds
    The Green Glob
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Moolah the Mystic
  5. 4. The Creature that Went to War
  6. 5. America's Hottest New Hobby
  7. 6. The Truth Binoculars!
  8. 7. ["Readers... the most sensational bargains in thrilling stories today..."]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner