(September 1965)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb, May, Aug, and Nov
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 US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Giants Who Slept 1,000,000 Years! (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]
Reprints:

The Giants Who Slept 1,000,000 Years (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 13.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Professor Arnold Hugo (villain)
Synopsis:
Manhunter's old enemy Professor Hugo discovers three prehistoric giants in suspended animation and somehow transforms himself into a giant. Now Manhunter has four giants to deal with.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/; previously credited to Dave Wood.

Nature's Bill of Rights (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
Synopsis:
Two boys who are polluting a stream are given an anti-pollution lesson by a fisherman. Includes an excerpt from an 1869 Massachusetts Board of Health document.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

["Here I go on my flying carpet."] (Table of Contents)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moolah the Mystic

What's All the Hullaballoo About? (Table of Contents)

Starman and Black Canary / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #61

["My Wen-Mac Pursuit Plane is faster than yours."] (Table of Contents)

Willy and Dilly / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Willy; Dilly

["The ship owners were immensely proud of their new vessel..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

The Metal with a Memory (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist discovers an unknown metal and uses it to build a house, but the house then transforms itself into a spaceship and returns to the planet where the metal came from, with several people inside.

See Lois Lane Challenge Her Rivals for Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #14, on sale July 15

[Readers.. Why Do You Force Enemy Ace to Kill Again...?] (Table of Contents)

Enemy Ace / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #58, on sale July 29

["The cleaning woman straightened out my laboratory."] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Giants Who Slept 1,000,000 Years!
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  2. 1. The Giants Who Slept 1,000,000 Years
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  3. 2. Nature's Bill of Rights
  4. 3. ["Here I go on my flying carpet."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  5. 4. What's All the Hullaballoo About?
    Starman and Black Canary
  6. 5. ["My Wen-Mac Pursuit Plane is faster than yours."]
    Willy and Dilly
  7. 6. ["The ship owners were immensely proud of their new vessel..."]
    Mysteries of the Ages
  8. 7. The Metal with a Memory
  9. 8. See Lois Lane Challenge Her Rivals for Superman
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  10. 9. [Readers.. Why Do You Force Enemy Ace to Kill Again...?]
    Enemy Ace
  11. 10. ["The cleaning woman straightened out my laboratory."]
    Professor Eureka
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