(June-July 1965)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1965-04-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Creature That Never Existed! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Happy Hobby Time! (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 shows Frank that he can be creative, regardless of whether his creations are perfect, and that an expressive hobby can provide lifelong enjoyment.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated May 1952.

Nightmare on Mars (Table of Contents)

Green Glob / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
occult; science fiction
Characters:
Carl Brisson; Green Glob
Synopsis:
The Green Glob helps a dying professor by temporarily making him young enough to travel to Mars and make an important discovery.

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

The Renegade Robots (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Professor Durgom
Synopsis:
Professor Durgom invents robots that will help mankind, but his jealous assistant rigs the robots to murder Durgom and benefit only him.

Meet the New J'onn J'onzz -- Manhunter from Mars (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #151

The Creature that Never Existed! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Duncan; Professor Alex Miles; Keller
Synopsis:
Just as Professor Miles is about to present his evidence that the Quoquarto beast is merely a legend, the beast appears from nowhere and attacks him.
Reprints:

Featuring 7 Epic Duels-to-the-Death... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #11 [The Greatest Superman-Luthor Duels!], on sale April 15

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

True Tales of the Unexpected / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Creature That Never Existed!
  2. 1. Happy Hobby Time!
    Superboy
  3. 2. Nightmare on Mars
    Green Glob
  4. 3. The Renegade Robots
  5. 4. Meet the New J'onn J'onzz -- Manhunter from Mars
    J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
  6. 5. The Creature that Never Existed!
  7. 6. Featuring 7 Epic Duels-to-the-Death...
    Superman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    True Tales of the Unexpected
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  • Bob Hughes
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