(March 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

I Was a Living Treasure! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
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 (promoting 1965 as International Cooperation Year).

Indexer Notes

inside front cover, published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Ten Ton Man! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Vernon Peabody is trying to invent a chemical body-building formula, and when he tests it his body remains unchanged but his weight gradually increases to more than ten tons.

["My magic genie is marvelous."] (Table of Contents)

The Magic Genie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural

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

There's a Monster in My Mind (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
After observing a frightening space creature through his new telescope lens, Dr. Darrow finds that every time he falls asleep, the creature materializes on Earth, causing death and destruction.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Donenfeld
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, Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y.

["In the year 1711, in China, the wife of a lowly court official..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
occult

I Was a Living Treasure! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A renegade alien kidnaps people from different worlds and sells them as collector's items.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. I Was a Living Treasure!
  2. 1. Friends Across the Seas
  3. 2. The Ten Ton Man!
  4. 3. ["My magic genie is marvelous."]
    The Magic Genie
  5. 4. The Magazine You Asked For!
  6. 5. There's a Monster in My Mind
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. ["In the year 1711, in China, the wife of a lowly court official..."]
    Strange But True
  9. 8. I Was a Living Treasure!
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