(October 1966)

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 Monster-Maker of Littleville (Table of Contents)

Dial H for Hero / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Future-Man [Robby Reed]; Nabor
Reprints:

The Monster-Maker of Littleville (Table of Contents)

Dial H for Hero / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robby Reed [also as Mr. Echo; Future Man]; Roban; Gramps Reed; Miss Millie (cameo)
Synopsis:
Roban is seeking revenge on the town of Littleville for jailing him years ago, and uses a machine to turn people into monsters so that everyone will be frightened and leave the town.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn.

He's Not: as Strong as Superman... (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Plastic Man (DC, 1966 series) #1, on sale September 22

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dial L for Letters / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ira Schnapp (logo illustration)
Inks:
Ira Schnapp (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Vincent Ornato; Eddie Wojtewicz; Mike Overdorff; Don Fitzgerald; Harris Young; Jeffery Duke; Randy Duke; Michael Butler; Paul Houpt

Special! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #185 [80 Page Giant #G-27], on sale August 11

A 2nd Star Collection! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye; Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #161 [80 Page Giant #G-28], on sale August 18

The Lair of Mr. V! (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Martian Manhunter [Jonn J'onzz; Marco Xavier]; Mr. V [Faceless]; Zoltar; VULTURE; Miklos Agar
Synopsis:
Manhunter tracks a gang of VULTURE crooks to Mr. V's headquarters, but when he arrests the overlord he finds that it is only one of Faceless's deputies in disguise.
Reprints:

Green Lantern Goes on the Gold Standard (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #48, on sale August 23

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Monster-Maker of Littleville
    Dial H for Hero
  2. 1. The Monster-Maker of Littleville
    Dial H for Hero
  3. 2. He's Not: as Strong as Superman...
    Plastic Man
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Dial L for Letters
  5. 4. Special!
    Batman and Robin
  6. 5. A 2nd Star Collection!
    Superman and Batman
  7. 6. The Lair of Mr. V!
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  8. 7. Green Lantern Goes on the Gold Standard
    Green Lantern
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