(July 1967)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1967-05-31
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

Issue Notes

New logo by Gaspar Saladino ?


Robinson Crusoe of the Sky! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
George Roussos (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction

The Monster Maker of Madison Avenue! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis Marks
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Joe Orlando
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An advertising agency is stunned to discover that some of their campaigns have come to life and are wreaking havoc.

Indexer Notes

Spoofs some then-current television advertising campaigns.
Joe Orlando credit from original indexer and seconded by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker; Mike Tiefenbacher, however, says Jay Scott Pike.

Make Your Summer Count! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Two kids who could not find a summer job contact the city Recreation Supervisor about cleaning up a vacant lot, and receive supervision to do so and create a mural from the broken glass salvaged.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Hand of Doom (Table of Contents)

DC Classic / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Two giant hands appear in the sky and break off parts of famous landmarks.
Reprints:

[Fish with Human Brains] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Another All-Star Collection (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #193 [80 Page Giant #H-37]; on sale May 9

Robinson Crusoe of the Sky (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist's experiment goes wrong, sending him and his laboratory flying into the sky along with a criminal stowaway.

Speedier than the Gold Rush! (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:
teen

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #69, on sale May 23

Up -- Up -- Up -- Springs the Atom (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #32, on sale June 1

["I'm building a neat antique car."] (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:
6520

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Ron Leuthje of Washington, D.C.

[The bird known as Chuck-Will's-widow,,,"] (Table of Contents)

The Curiosity Shop / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel ?
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
fun facts and puzzles
Reprints:
  • from ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams; Carmine Infantino (illustrations)
Inks:
Neal Adams; Murphy Anderson (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of DC comics on sale in early June 1967; page includes cover art from The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series) #106 and The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #172

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Robinson Crusoe of the Sky!
  2. 1. The Monster Maker of Madison Avenue!
  3. 2. Make Your Summer Count!
  4. 3. The Hand of Doom
    DC Classic
  5. 4. [Fish with Human Brains]
    Strange But True
  6. 5. Another All-Star Collection
    Batman
  7. 6. Robinson Crusoe of the Sky
  8. 7. Speedier than the Gold Rush!
    The Maniaks
  9. 8. Up -- Up -- Up -- Springs the Atom
    The Atom
  10. 9. ["I'm building a neat antique car."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  11. 10. [The bird known as Chuck-Will's-widow,,,"]
    The Curiosity Shop
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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