(April 1966)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1966-02-24
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

The Weirdest Prison on Earth! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

The Enchantress of Terror Castle (Table of Contents)

The Enchantress / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Enchantress [June Moone] (girlfriend of Alan's, introduction, origin); Alan Dell (socialite); evil spirit (villain)
Synopsis:
June and Alan are invited to a costume ball at an old estate. Suddenly, a gong sounds and a minotaur on a tapestry begins to glow, June falls into a secret passage where she is confronted with a weird figure that informs her that the castle on the estate is occupied by an evil presence that only she can overcome: as The Enchantress!
Reprints:

Who Are the Real Kings of Super-Speed? (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 The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #160 [80 Page Giant #G-21], on sale February 10

["I want to repaint my model but..."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Job Number:
6367

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of DC comics on sale the second half of March 1966

What's Your B. Q.*? (*Brotherhood Quotient) (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated April 1959.

What Happened to My Wife and Kids? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Bill Rankin returns home from work to find that his wife and children have been exchanged with an alien family from another dimension.
Reprints:

The Weirdest Prison on Earth (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Two archaeologists stumble upon a gang of alien criminals hiding out on Earth.

The Epic Battle-Shocker That History Sidestepped... (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
historical; horror-suspense; western-frontier
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

house ad for Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #104, on sale March 1

The Mourning Clock (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Weirdest Prison on Earth!
  2. 1. The Enchantress of Terror Castle
    The Enchantress
  3. 2. Who Are the Real Kings of Super-Speed?
    The Flash
  4. 3. ["I want to repaint my model but..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. What's Your B. Q.*? (*Brotherhood Quotient)
  7. 6. What Happened to My Wife and Kids?
  8. 7. The Weirdest Prison on Earth
  9. 8. The Epic Battle-Shocker That History Sidestepped...
    Tomahawk
  10. 9. The Mourning Clock
    Strange But True
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