(May 1967)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1967-03-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
Color:
color comic
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Modern US
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Man With the Comet Head! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

The Guardian Eye (Table of Contents)

Enchantress / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Enchantress [June Moone]; Alan Dale
Synopsis:
The Enchantress fails to prevent a crook from stealing a magical artifact from a museum, which he then uses to conjure up a giant monster.
Reprints:

Telepathy by Transfusion (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
occult

They're the Maniaks (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #68, on sale March 23

["As long as this is your first slot car kit..."] (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
Job Number:
6533

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Davis Fiorini of Durango, Colorado

Crunch! Yip! Blam! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #138 [80 Page Giant #G-35], on sale March 14

Lair of the Dragonfly! (Table of Contents)

DC Classic / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Bragen and Sinclair are treasure hunting amongst some ruins when they come across an inscription warning them not to touch the forbidden stone. Ignoring the warning, they release a giant dragonfly that terrorizes the area.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Man With the Comet Head! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Astronomer Alton Wright is bombarded with strange rays from a comet which transform his head into a comet.

License to Kill! (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

house ad for Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #56, on sale April 4

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane; Curt Swan (illustrations)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson; George Klein (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of DC comics on sale late March / early April 1967; includes partial cover art from The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #31 and Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #139

BEM Shows Up! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Synopsis:
Brains, Emotions and Muscles should be used in combination for best results.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Man With the Comet Head!
  2. 1. The Guardian Eye
    Enchantress
  3. 2. Telepathy by Transfusion
    Strange But True
  4. 3. They're the Maniaks
    The Maniaks
  5. 4. ["As long as this is your first slot car kit..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. Crunch! Yip! Blam!
    Superboy
  7. 6. Lair of the Dragonfly!
    DC Classic
  8. 7. The Man With the Comet Head!
  9. 8. License to Kill!
    Challengers of the Unknown
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  11. 10. BEM Shows Up!
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