(August-September 1967)

DC, 1956 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1967-06-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Death Race! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Bang! Bang! You're Dead! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Johnny finds a pair of glasses that lets him see invisible alien monsters, and a gun that disintegrates them, but his parents don't believe that he saved them all from the monsters.

The Shouts Heard Round the World -- (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #194, on sale June 6

Who's Got the Diamond? (Table of Contents)

True Tales of the Unexpected / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
occult

The World's Weirdest...Death Race! (Table of Contents)

A Green Glob Adventure / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
The Green Glob sends jockey Willie Wilson to a planet where he has to win a race on alien beasts to keep the Earth from being invaded.

["Why do you slow down your slot car on the turns?"] (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:
6532

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Greg Burkett

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? ; Mike Sekowsky (illustrations)
Inks:
? ' Murphy Anderson (illuatrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of DC comics on sale in early June 1967; includes cover art from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #55 and an unidentified panel from a war comic.

The Doomsday Drum (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Ken Kirby steals a drum from a Native American medicine man, and he continues to hear the drum beating constantly, even after he tries to destroy it.
Reprints:

This Wolf Boy is Jimmy Olsen! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / 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 Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1955 series) #104 [80 Page Giant #G-38], on sale June 13

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Death Race!
  2. 1. Bang! Bang! You're Dead!
  3. 2. The Shouts Heard Round the World --
    Batman
  4. 3. Who's Got the Diamond?
    True Tales of the Unexpected
  5. 4. The World's Weirdest...Death Race!
    A Green Glob Adventure
  6. 5. ["Why do you slow down your slot car on the turns?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  8. 7. The Doomsday Drum
  9. 8. This Wolf Boy is Jimmy Olsen!
    Jimmy Olsen
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Andrews
  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner