(April 1965)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of February, May, August, and November
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

Issue Notes

Copyright © 1965 by National Periodical Publications, Inc.


Secret of the Un-Chained Terror! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy
Keywords:
monsters

The Supernatural Masterpieces! (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]
Synopsis:
Two artists find two paintbrushes that bring to life the monstrous things that they paint.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Idol-Head of Diabolu; monsters

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/ . Formerly credited to Jack Miller.

It Started with the Flash! (Table of Contents)

Docttir Fate and Hourman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #55

["We're the first explorers to find this tomb"] (Table of Contents)

Peter Puptent Explorer / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter Puptent

The Glow That Doomed a City (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A manufacturing accident gives some new long-lasting bulbs weird effects when they are turned on.
Reprints:

Are You a Silent Witness? (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Ed; Joe
Synopsis:
Kids learn that it pays to stick around and help the cops as a witness to a crime.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

If You Missed the Most Famous Flash Story Ever Printed... (Table of Contents)

The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #9

["Apollonius of Tyana was a Greek philosopher..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy

The Secret of Earth's Unchained Terror! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy
Synopsis:
Two archaeologists unearth a giant, waking it from suspended animation. It will cause destruction until they can solve the riddle of its creation.
Keywords:
Egypt; monsters; pyramids
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Secret of the Un-Chained Terror!
  2. 1. The Supernatural Masterpieces!
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  3. 2. It Started with the Flash!
    Docttir Fate and Hourman
  4. 3. ["We're the first explorers to find this tomb"]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  5. 4. The Glow That Doomed a City
  6. 5. Are You a Silent Witness?
  7. 6. If You Missed the Most Famous Flash Story Ever Printed...
    The Flash
  8. 7. ["Apollonius of Tyana was a Greek philosopher..."]
    Mysteries of the Ages
  9. 8. The Secret of Earth's Unchained Terror!
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