(March 1965)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of Feb, May, Aug, Nov
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

I Was Tried by an Insect Jury! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Friends Across the Seas (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
School children from around the world discuss letters from their pen-pals.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover, commemorating 1965 as International Cooperation Year to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the United Nations

The Man-Thing that Unearthed Secrets (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Zook; Driftwood Dagan
Synopsis:
The Idol-Head of Diabolu transforms a man into various destructive creatures and compels him to unearth hidden evil artifacts.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Idol-Head of Diabolu

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes. Previously credited to Jack Miller.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1964
No circulation information given.
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Harry Donenfeld, J.S. Liebowitz; P.H. Sampliner; Irwin Donenfeld, S.U. Sampliner, and Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y.

["I must keep my flying carpet up to date!"] (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

The Magazine You Asked For! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #8 [More Secret Origins], on sale January 14

The Town that Buried Me--Alive! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Wayne Bostwick; Roy Bostwick; Doc Wheeler; Sheriff Lucas
Synopsis:
A twin is having memory problems, uncertain which one he is.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

I Was Tried by an Insect Jury! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist discovers that his assistant has created giant intelligent insects who plan to rule the world.

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) #98, on sale January 28

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. I Was Tried by an Insect Jury!
  2. 1. Friends Across the Seas
  3. 2. The Man-Thing that Unearthed Secrets
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. ["I must keep my flying carpet up to date!"]
    Moolah the Mystic
  6. 5. The Magazine You Asked For!
  7. 6. The Town that Buried Me--Alive!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Mysteries of the Ages
  9. 8. I Was Tried by an Insect Jury!
  10. 9. Two Great Heroes... in One Magazine!
    Adam Strange; Space Ranger
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dwayne Best
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  • Bob Hughes
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  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner
  • Gary L. Watson
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