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(January 1967)

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
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Dr. Cyclops -- The Villain with the Doomsday Stare! (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:
Robby Reed [Zip Tide; Super-Nova; Robby Robot]; Dr. Cyclops
Reprints:

Dr. Cyclops -- The Villain with the Doomsday Stare (Table of Contents)

Dial H for Hero / comic story / 14.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robby Reed [Zip Tide; Super-Nova; Robby the Robot]; Dr. Cyclops (villain); Gramps Reed; Miss Millie
Synopsis:
The one-eyed villain Dr. Cyclops uses different-powered lenses against Robby's three heroes.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Zenith City

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn via Ray Bottorff, Jr.

Captain Action the Amazing 9 in 1 Super Hero (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Captain Action; Ideal Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Don't throw away those old paint brushes."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Mark Trowell of Toronto, Canada

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Across the Jungle Rings the Cry... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

B'wana Beast / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Presenting the Mag from SUPER! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Batgirl Is Here! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[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 Arnold Baum; Donald Edwards; Alan Trahern; Robert Holden; Jim Weaver; Ben Peterson; Robert Guy Jr.

Marco vs. Manhunter! (Table of Contents)

J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; Marco Xavier]; VULTURE (villains); Mr. V [Faceless] (villain); Aldo Szuzi
Synopsis:
Mr. V. demands that Marco Xavier smuggle a weapon into a fundraising ball that can kill Manhunter, the guest of honor.
Reprints:

Champs Against Odds! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Mickey Mantle; Wilma Rudolph; Ben Hogan
Synopsis:
Kids who are thinking about giving up in school are reminded of sports heroes who overcame great challenges by perseverance.
Keywords:
baseball; golf; Olympics; running

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Dr. Cyclops -- The Villain with the Doomsday Stare!
    Dial H for Hero
  2. 1. Dr. Cyclops -- The Villain with the Doomsday Stare
    Dial H for Hero
  3. 2. Captain Action the Amazing 9 in 1 Super Hero
    Captain Action; Ideal Toys
  4. 3. ["Don't throw away those old paint brushes."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. Across the Jungle Rings the Cry...
    B'wana Beast
  7. 6. Presenting the Mag from SUPER!
    Superman
  8. 7. Batgirl Is Here!
    Batgirl
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Dial L for Letters
  10. 9. Marco vs. Manhunter!
    J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
  11. 10. Champs Against Odds!
  12. 11. He's Not: as Strong as Superman...
    Plastic Man
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