(August 1966)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
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
Paper Stock:
Glossy covers; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue contains a statement of ownership. Average number of copies proceeding 12 months: 312,000.


Secret Of The Sky-God! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Brown ?
Inks:
Sal Trapani ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
monsters; turtles

Indexer Notes

Possible Brown/Trapani cover per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Joe Certa.

The Satellite Hotel That Vanished (Table of Contents)

Ultra, the Multi-Alien / comic story / 13.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Ultra [Ace Arn]; Jal-Rel; Bonnie [Ace's girlfriend]; Klu-Kann; Tojeel [Klu-Kann's henchman]; Arrkon
Synopsis:
The Nine Planets Satellite Hotel that orbits around Mars disappears and Ultra has to find the person responsible.

Indexer Notes

Ultra finishes a machine that allows him transform from Ultra back to human form, instead of being stuck in the Ultra form.

The Policeman Is Your Friend! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Children learn that policemen do more than just catch crooks.

Indexer Notes

Credits confirmed by Bob Bailey, Bob Hughes and Gene Reed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spotlight On Science / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Secret of the Sky God (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rollo Thayne
Synopsis:
Rollo Thayne lands on a primative planet and helps the natives stop their war.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from textual analysis by Lou Mougin.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret Of The Sky-God!
  2. 1. The Satellite Hotel That Vanished
    Ultra, the Multi-Alien
  3. 2. The Policeman Is Your Friend!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Spotlight On Science
  6. 5. Secret of the Sky God
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Clayton Emery
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk